On This Day

What Happened on June 6, 1914

Historical Events

  • 1st air flight out of sight of land (Scotland to Norway)

Famous Birthdays

  • H. Adams Carter, American mountaineer (Alpine Club President 1954-58; editor American Alpine Journal 1960-95), born in Newton, Massachusetts (d. 1995)

Famous Deaths

  • Walter T Watts-Dunton, English lawyer, poet and writer (Aylwin), dies at 81
1914 Highlights

About June 6, 1914

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 108 years and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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