On This Day

What Happened on October 13, 1914

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Boston Braves sweep Philadelphia A's, 1st sweep in World Series history
  • Garrett Morgan patents his safety hood device, which would later be refined into the gas mask
  • Pro-German Boers begin opposition to British authority in South Africa
  • The Belgian government in exile installed at St Adresse at Le Havre