On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 1918

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Dutch government reclaims South seas

Famous Birthdays

  • Arthur Laurents, American playwright (West Side Story, Gypsy), born in NYC, New York

Person of interestIngmar Bergman

Ingmar Bergman, Swedish stage and film director (Cries & Whispers), born in Uppsala, Sweden (d. 2007)

Director, Writer Ingmar Bergman
Director, Writer
Ingmar Bergman
  • Jay Forrester, Engineer, invented random-access magnetic core memory, born near Anselmo, Nebraska (d. 2016)