On This Day

What Happened on June 30, 1914

Historical Events

Historic Event

Mahatma Gandhi's 1st arrest after campaigning for Indian rights in South Africa

Famous Birthdays

  • Francisco da Costa Gomes, President of Portugal’s ruling military junta (1974-76), born in Chaves, Portugal (d. 2001)
  • Natko Devčić, Croatian composer, born in Glina, Croatia (d. 1997)

Famous Deaths

  • Bai Long [White Wolf], Chinese Robin Hood/crowd leader, dies
1914 Highlights

About June 30, 1914

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 5 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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