July 14th

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The July 14 is the 195th day of the Gregorian calendar (the 196th in leap years ), thus still 170 days remain until the end of the year.

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Events

Politics and world events

1787: Northwest Territory
1790: The Federation Festival

economy

1853: The exhibition grounds with the New York Crystal Palace
1914: The Rhine-Herne Canal near Oberhausen

science and technology

  • 1729 : The physicist Stephen Gray builds the world's first overhead line to prove that electrical energy can be transmitted.
  • 1798 : At the instigation of the electoral Saxon government, a mountain school is founded in Eisleben
  • 1995 : The MP3 format is created. The file extension .mp3 as an abbreviation for ISO MPEG Audio Layer 3 is specified.
2007: Gran Telescopio Canarias

Culture

1902: Ruins of the Campanile San Marco

society

1921: Sacco (right) and Vanzetti as defendants, handcuffed to each other

religion

Disasters

  • 1918 : The German submarine UB 105 sinks the French passenger steamer Djemnah in the eastern Mediterranean . 436 passengers and crew are killed.
  • 2006 : The tropical storm Bilis hits the mainland in China and causes the worst flood in 100 years in the province of Hunan .
  • 2006 : As a result of the bombing of an electricity station south of Beirut during the Second Lebanon War , between 10,000 and 35,000 tons of heating oil spilled into the Mediterranean, causing one of the worst environmental disasters to date. Due to the blockade imposed by Israel, fighting the disaster is not possible.
  • 2016 : At least 86 people die and hundreds are injured in an Islamist-motivated truck attack in Nice .

Minor accidents are listed in the sub-articles of Catastrophe .

Sports

1865: The Matterhorn
World Games 2005 logo

Entries of athletics world records can be found under the respective discipline under athletics . Entries on football world championship games can be found in the sub-pages of football world championships . The same is true for European football championships .

Angelo Poliziano
(* 1454)

Born

Before the 17th century

17th and 18th centuries

Jules Mazarin
(* 1602)

19th century

1801-1850

Favell Lee Mortimer (* 1802)
Emmeline Pankhurst (* 1858)
Gertrude Bell (* 1868)

1851-1900

20th century

1901-1925

William H. Tunner (* 1906)
Gerald Ford (* 1913)
Geoffrey Wilkinson (born 1921)

1926-1950

Ei-ichi Negishi (* 1935)

1951-1975

Martina Hill (* 1974)

1976-2000

21st century

Died

Before the 16th century

16th to 18th century

19th century

Francisco de Miranda († 1816)
Germaine de Staël († 1817)
Alfred Krupp († 1887)

20th century

1901-1950

Paul Kruger († 1904)
Walter Simons († 1937)

1951-2000

21st century

Holidays and memorial days

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Action days:

The list of days of remembrance and action contains further entries .


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