On This Day

What Happened on October 4, 1914

Historical Events

  • Dardanelles: French & British fleet bombards Turkish forts

Famous Birthdays

  • Brendan Gill, American critic (The New Yorker), born in Hartford, Connecticut (d. 1997)
  • Jim Cairns, Australian politician (d. 2003)
1914 Highlights

About October 4, 1914

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 106 years and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Libra