April 14 in History – What happened on 14 April in Past

✅ Published on April 14th, 2021 in April in History

14 April - Today in History - Important historical events happened on this day in India and World History

According to Gregory calendar, on April 14, the day number in a year is 104 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 105. April 14 has a special significance in India and world history, because many such incidents have occurred on this day which have been recorded forever in the pages of history. Let's know some such important events which will increase your general knowledge. The facts collected will be as follows: People born on this day, demise of famous people, war treaty, freedom of any country, invention of new technologies, change of power, important National and International Day etc.

April 14 in History - Top Historical Events ⚡

YearEvent / Incidence / Incident
193Septimius Severus seized the throne of the Roman Empire after the death of Pertinax during the Year of the Five Emperors.
966After his marriage to the Christian Dobrawa of Bohemia, the pagan ruler of the Polans, Mieszko I, converted to Christianity, an event considered to be the founding of the Polish state.
1471Wars of the Roses-The Yorkists under Edward IV defeated the Lancastrians near the town of Barnet, killing Richard Neville, Earl of Warwick.
1563Birth of the tenth Sikh Guru Arjun Dev.
1659Aurangzeb defeated Dara in the Battle of Delhi rule.
1736Private riots broke out in Edinburgh after the execution of smuggler Andrew Wilson, when the city's guard Captain John Porteus ordered his men to fire on the mob. Portree was later arrested.
1775The first genealogical organization was held in Philadelphia, USA.
1828Lexicographer Noah Webster copyrighted the first edition of his dictionary of American English.
1834The Whig Party was officially nominated by United States Senator Henry Clay.
1849The Hungarian Revolution of 1848: Independence in the Hungarian Revolutionary Parliament Debrecen declared the Habsburg Empire.
1865Actor and Confederate sympathizer John Wilkes Booth fatally shot U.S. President Abraham Lincoln at Ford's Theatre in Washington, D.C.
1865The assassination of Abraham Lincoln: President of the United States Abraham Lincoln was shot.
1871Canada set the denomination of the currency as dollars, cents, and mills.
1872The San Francisco Bar Association was organized.
1891Baba Saheb Bhimrao Ambedkar, the creator of the Indian Constitution, was born.
1900Paris World Exhibition opens.
1906The Azusa Street Revival, the primary catalyst for the spread of Pentecostalism in the 20th century, opened in Los Angeles.
1909Following a military revolt against the constitutional government, a mob began a massacre of Armenians in Adana Vilayet, Ottoman Empire.
1916The Imperial German Army established the High Commissioner for Coastal Defense to protect the North Coast from attack.
1935A massive dust storm swept across Oklahoma and northern Texas,removing an estimated 300,000 short tons (270,000 t) of topsoil.
1944The freighter SS Fort Stikine carrying a mixed cargo of cotton bales, gold, and ammunition exploded in the harbour in Bombay, India,sinking surrounding ships and killing about 800 people.
1944The ship of arms exploded in the port of Mumbai, killing more than 1200 people.
1954Aishurin Bevan resigned from the "Shadow Cabinet" of the British Labor Party.
1962The famous Indian engineer M. Vishweshwaraiah, who was awarded the Bharat Ratna, passed away.
1967After leading a military coup three months earlier, Gnassingbé Eyadéma installed himself as President of Togo, a post which he held until 2005.
1978Thousands of Georgians demonstrated in Tbilisi against an attempt by the Supreme Soviet of the Georgian SSR to change the constitutional status of the Georgian language.
1980Iron Maiden's first self-titled album Iron Maiden was published.
1981The first spacecraft Columbia-1 returned to Earth.
198549th Golf Masters Championship: Bernhard Langer wins, shooting a 282.
1988“Mails” opens at Music Box Theater New York City. It was for 36 performances.
1988U.S.S.R., U.S., Pakistan and Afghanistan sign Afghanistan treaty.
1992“Guys and Dolls” opens at Martin Beck Theater New York City. It was for 1,143 performances.
1992“Les Miserables,” open at Palace Theater, Manchester.
1994In a friendly fire incident during Operation Provide Comfort in northern Iraq, two US Air Force aircraft mistakenly shot down two US Army helicopters, killing 26 people.
1996“Apple Doesn’t Fall” opens at Lyceum Theater New York City. It was for1 performance.
1999A storm dropped an estimated 500,000 tonnes of hailstones inSydney and along the east coast of New South Wales, causing about A$2.3billion in damages, the costliest natural disaster in Australianinsurance history.
1999Malaysian deposed Deputy Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim was sentenced to six years in prison in a corruption case.
2000Russia's Parliament ratified the \ 'sTART-2 \ Nuclear Arms Reduction Treaty between the United States and Russia.
2003The completion of the Human Genome Project was announced.
2003Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon agreed to remove some ghettos from the west coast.
2005India and the United States have entered into a historic agreement to open their flight zones to each other's airlines.
2006First Buddhist World Conference begins in China.
2010Ash from Iceland’s Eyjafjallajokull volcano drifts towards Europe, causing air traffic. It has to close over Northern Norway.
2010An earthquake of 6.9 magnitude occurred in Kiggai, China, killing about 2700 people in this disaster.
2011Rejean Hinse, a Quebec man wrongly convicted of a crime in the 1960s and acquitted 30 years later, receives $13.5 million in compensation.
2011North Korea attests it has detained Jun Young Su, a U.S. citizen. They planned to charge him with ‘committing a crime’ against their country.
2013The Liberal Political Party of Canada choose Justin Trudeau the son of Pierre Trudeau, as its new leader.
201320 died in a terrorist attack in Mogadishu, Somalia.



Famous Birthdays of April 14 😀:

YearName / Profession / Country
1940David Hope / Academic / United Kingdom
1865Alfred Hoare Powell / Painter / United Kingdom
1935John Oliver / Bishop / United Kingdom
1966André Boisclair / Politician / Canada
1996Abigail Breslin / Actress / United States of America
1969Vebjørn Selbekk / Journalist / Norway
1937Efi Arazi / Business Man / Israel
1852Alexander Greenlaw Hamilton / Biologist / Australia
1987Wilson Kiprop / Runner / Kenya
1961Daniel Clowes / Writer / United States of America
1988Eliška Klučinová / Heptathlete / Czech Republic
1935Erich von Däniken / Author / Switzerland
1981Mustafa Güngör / Rugby Player / Germany
1988Eric Gryba / Ice Hockey Player / Canada
1812George Grey / Soldier / Portugal
1984Blake Costanzo / Footballer / United States of America
1964Brian Adams / Wrestler / United States of America
1980Jeremy Smith / Rugby Player / New Zealand
1930René Desmaison / Mountaineer / France
1949Chris Langham / Actor / United Kingdom
1927Alan MacDiarmid / Chemist / New Zealand
1960Tina Rosenberg / Author / United States of America
1988Vasileios Pliatsikas / Footballer / Greece
1976Anna DeForge / Basketball Player / United States of America
1981Amy Leach / Director / United Kingdom
1916Don Willesee / Politician / Australia
1870Syd Gregory / Cricketer / Australia
1966David Justice / Baseball Player / United States of America
1952David Urquhart / Bishop / Scotland
1980Win Butler / Writer / United States of America

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