November 7, 1914 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Japanese attack German concession on Chinese peninsula of Shanghai
  • The first issue of The New Republic magazine is published.
  • The German colony of Kiaochow Bay and its centre at Tsingtao are captured by Japanese forces.

Birthdays in History

  • R. A. Lafferty, American sci-fi author (Devil is Dead), born in Neola, Iowa (d. 2002)