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Born on Friday November 6, 1914
Died on Friday November 6, 1914

Source: Delpher (KB | national library) Newspapers from November 6, 1914 at Delpher


Born on November 6
  • 1897 » Jack O'Connor, English cricketer († 1977)
  • 1900 » Ida Lou Anderson, American orator and professor, pioneer in the field of radio broadcasting († 1941)
  • 1908 » Tony Canzoneri, American boxer († 1959)
  • 1921 » Geoff Rabone, New Zealand cricketer († 2006)
  • 1924 » Harry Threadgold, English footballer († 1996)
  • 1926 » Frank Carson, Northern Irish comedian and actor († 2012)
  • 1926 » Zig Ziglar, American soldier, businessman, and author († 2012)
  • 1930 » Derrick Bell, American scholar, author and critical race theorist († 2011)
  • 1931 » Mike Nichols, German-born American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter († 2014)
  • 1932 » François Englert, Belgian physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate

Died on November 6

Names that were popular for boys in 1914
  1. Johannes
  2. Jan
  3. Cornelis
  4. Hendrik
  5. Willem
  6. Pieter
  7. Gerrit
  8. Petrus
  9. Jacobus
  10. Adrianus
  11. Jacob
  12. Gerardus
  13. Antonius
  14. Arie
  15. Wilhelmus
  16. Hendrikus
Names that were popular for girls in 1914
  1. Maria
  2. Johanna
  3. Anna
  4. Cornelia
  5. Wilhelmina
  6. Elisabeth
  7. Hendrika
  8. Catharina
  9. Adriana
  10. Petronella
  11. Jacoba
  12. Grietje
  13. Geertruida
  14. Aaltje
  15. Helena
  16. Margaretha

Source: Wikipedia Historical events 1914
  • Koningin Wilhelmina (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1890 till 1948 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Koninkrijk der Nederlanden)
  • In The Netherlands , there was from August 29, 1913 to September 9, 1918 the cabinet Cort van der Linden, with Mr. P.W.A. Cort van der Linden (liberaal) as prime minister.
  • The Netherlands had about 6.2 million citizens.
  • April 9 » Mexican Revolution: One of the world's first naval/air skirmishes takes place off the coast of western Mexico.
  • August 12 » World War I: The Battle of Halen a.k.a. Battle of the Silver Helmets a clash between large Belgian and German cavalry formations at Halen, Belgium.
  • September 22 » A German submarine sinks three British cruisers over a seventy-minute period, killing almost 1500 sailors.
  • October 19 » First World War: The First Battle of Ypres begins.
  • November 5 » World War I: France and the British Empire declare war on the Ottoman Empire.
  • November 23 » Mexican Revolution: The last of U.S. forces withdraw from Veracruz, occupied seven months earlier in response to the Tampico Affair.
Weather November 6, 1914

The temperature on November 6, 1914 was between 2.7 °C and 9.7 °C and averaged 6.6 °C. The average windspeed was 2 Bft (weak wind) and was prevailing from the east-southeast.

Source: KNMI