On This Day

What Happened on September 2, 1914

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • -3] Gen von Hausen & countess of France regime flees to Bordeaux
  • The US Treasury Department establishes the Bureau of War Risk Insurance to provide up to $5 million worth of insurance for merchant ships and their crews

Famous Birthdays

  • Booker T Laury, blues pianist/vocalist
  • Tom Glazer, American folk singer and songwriter (d. 2003)