On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 1914

Historical Events

Historic Event

General J. B. M. Hertzog founds the Free State National Party

Famous Birthdays

  • Christl Cranz, German alpine skier (combined gold Winter Olympics 1936), born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 2004)
  • Earle Warren, American alto sax player, born in Springfield, Ohio (d. 1994)
1914 Highlights

About July 1, 1914

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 1 month and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Cancer