On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 1914

Historical Events

  • NL's Boston Braves start climb from last place to world series sweep

InventionHistoric Invention

Robert Goddard is granted the first patent for liquid-fueled rocket design

Rocket Pioneer Robert H. Goddard
Rocket Pioneer
Robert H. Goddard

1914 Highlights

About July 14, 1914

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 4 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Cancer