What Happened on October 7, 1914

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfred Drake [Capurro], American singer and actor (Trading Places, Hamlet, Kiss Me Kate), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1992)
  • Herman Keiser, American golfer (US Masters 1946), born in Springfield, Missouri (d. 2003)
  • Sarah Churchill, British actress (Matinee Theatre, All Over Town, Royal Wedding), born in London, England (d. 1982)
Born in 1914

Famous Weddings

Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy & Joseph P. Kennedy

Businessman Joseph P. Kennedy, Sr. (26) weds John F. Fitzgerald's daughter, Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy (24)

1914 Highlights

About October 7, 1914

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 5 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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