On This Day

What Happened on July 7, 1914

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Baltimore Orioles owner Jack Dunn offers future baseball legend Babe Ruth, Ernie Shore & Ben Egan for $10k to Connie Mack (Philadelphia A's); refuses pleading lack of finance

Baseball Legend Connie Mack
Baseball Legend
Connie Mack

Famous Birthdays

  • Cor de Groot, pianist/conductor/composer (Old-Dutch Suite)
  • Serafim Sergeyevich Tulikov, composer
1914 Highlights

About July 7, 1914

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 6 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Cancer