On This Day

June 14, 1916 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

Electoral defeatPresidential Convention

Democratic Convention convenes in St Louis; Woodrow Wilson campaigns on the slogan "he kept out of the war"

28th US President Woodrow Wilson
28th US President
Woodrow Wilson
  • Representatives of eight Allied nations hold an economic conference in Paris at which they discuss ways to cripple their enemies economic power during and after the war

Deaths in History

  • João Simões Lopes Neto, Brazilian writer (b. 1865)