On This Day

What Happened on February 7, 1914

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Charlie Chaplin debuts silent film character The Tramp in "Kid Auto Races at Venice"

Comedian, Actor and Filmmaker Charlie Chaplin
Comedian, Actor and Filmmaker
Charlie Chaplin
  • Steel work completed on Exposition (Civic) Auditorium, San Francisco

Famous Birthdays

  • David Ignatow, American poet (Tread the Dark, Rescue the Dead)
  • Jacques Mornard, [Ramon Mercader], murderer (Trotsky)
  • Ralph Whitlock, English writer, born in Pitton (d. 1995)