On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1914

Historical Events

  • German troops take Antwerp in World War I

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward Andrews, American actor (Tea & Sympathy, Glass Bottom Boat), born in Griffin, Georgia (d. 1985)
  • Roger Goeb, American composer, born in Cherokee, Iowa (d. 1997)
1914 Highlights

About October 9, 1914

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 11 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Libra