On This Day

What Happened on February 3, 1914

Famous Birthdays

  • Cornelis "Kees" Andrea, Dutch painter, graphic artist and carpet designer
  • Felix Kelly, New Zealand-born British artist, born in Auckland (d. 1994)

Person of interestGeorge Nissen

George Nissen, American inventor (created the trampoline), born in Blairstown, Iowa (d. 2010)

Inventor and Gymnast George Nissen
Inventor and Gymnast
George Nissen

1914 Highlights

About February 3, 1914

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 9 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aquarius