October 14, 1916 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Sophomore tackle and guard Paul Robeson is excluded from the Rutgers football team when Washington and Lee University refused to play against a black person.
  • The Perm State University was founded in Russia.

Birthdays in History

  • C Everett Koop, 13th US Surgeon General (1982-89), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2013)