On This Day

What Happened on January 4, 1914

Famous Birthdays

  • Herman Franks, American baseball player
  • Mohammed Sahir, shah (Afghanistan)

Famous Deaths

  • Silas Weir Mitchell, American physician (discovered causalgia, erythromelalgia) and author (Roland Blake, Hugh Wynne), dies at 84
1914 Highlights

About January 4, 1914

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 9 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Capricorn