Tuesday, January 14, 2014

This was 14th day of the year and 351 days remained in the year.

January 14 Birthdays

Albert Schweitzer
1875–1965, Alsatian Medical Missionary.

Benedict Arnold
general and traitor (1741)

Henri Fantin-Latour
painter (1836)

Berthe Morisot
impressionist painter (1841)

R.F. Outcault
cartoonist and illustrator (1863)

Hugh Lofting
writer (1886)

John Dos Passos
novelist (1896)

Harold Russell
soldier and actor (1914)

Yukio Mishima
writer (1925)

Julian Bond
politician (1940)

Faye Dunaway
actress (1941)

Shannon Lucid
astronaut and biochemist (1943)

Maureen Dowd
journalist (1952)

Steven Soderbergh
filmmaker (1963)

Emily Watson
actor (1967)

January 14 in History


The first constitution of Connecticut, Fundamental Orders, was adopted.


The United States ratified treaty with England ending the Revolutionary War.


President Roosevelt and Prime Minister Churchill meet at the Casablanca Conference.


Tito formally became the first president of the Republic of Yugoslavia.


Marilyn Monroe married baseball legend Joe DiMaggio.


George Wallace sworn in as Alabama's governor, promising "segregation forever."


The Miami Dolphins became the first NFL team to go undefeated and have a perfect season by beating the Washington Redskins in Super Bowl VII.


The Simpsons premiered on television.


Bobby Jindal takes office as governor of Louisiana as the first elected Indian-American governor of the U.S.

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