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February 12, 1914 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

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Dedication ceremony for the about to be constructed Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C.

Architect Henry Bacon
Henry Bacon

Birthdays in History

  • Arvid Pardo, Maltese diplomat, a.k.a "Father of the Law of the Sea Conference", born in Rome, Italy (d. 1999)
  • Nello Celio, Swiss politician, born in Quinto, Switzerland (d. 1995)
1914 in History