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1914
   winners of the FA Cup were   
Burnley
Burnley 1 Liverpool 0
1914
   winner of the Tour de France was   
Philippe Thys
Belgium Won the tour 3 times either side of the 1st world war.
1914
   Wimbledon Men's Singles champion was   
Norman Brookes
1914
   Wimbledon Ladies' Singles champion was   
Dorothea Lambert-Chambers
1914
   winner of the US Open Men's Singles was   
R. Norris Williams
d. Maurice McLoughlin 6-3 8-6 10-8
1914
   winner of the US Open Women's Singles was   
Mary Browne
1914
   winner of the Australian Open Men's Singles was   
Arthur O'Hara Wood
1914
   World Series Champions were the   
Boston Braves
sweep v. Philadelphia Athletics
1914
   was the year   
The Passenger Pigeon Became Extinct
Once probably the most common bird in the world, Martha, the last remaining Passenger Pigeon, died in the Cincinnati Zoo on September 1st 1914
1914
   was the year   
World War I Started
It is generally accepted that the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand in Sarajevo on June 28th 1914 was the main catalyst in starting World War I.
Empress of Ireland
   sank in   
1914
May 29 Sank after collision in St. Lawrence River; 1,014 perished.
Joe DiMaggio
   was born on   
November 25, 1914
Baseball
1914
   saw the birth of   
Tony Martin
Singer/Actor
1914
   the winner was   
Old Rosebud
John McCabe
1914
   the winner was   
Harry Vardon
At Prestwick
Charles McGraw
   was born on   
May 10, 1914
NYC, actor (Michael-Falcon, Smith Family)
Lord Smith
   was born on   
May 10, 1914
British surgeon
1914
   Senior Isle of Man TT winner was   
Pullin
Rudge- 500cc
1914
   Junior Isle of Man TT winner was   
Williams
AJS- 350 cc
1914
   saw the   
Battle of Basra
Took place in the city of Basra (modern-day Iraq) between British and Ottoman troops on December 10, 1914. The battle resulted in the British capture of Basra.
1914
   saw the   
Battle of the Ardennes
Aug 21-23, one of the battles of the frontiers in the first month of WWI. The Battle of the Ardennes was one of the opening battles of World War I. It took place from August 21-23, 1914, part of the Battle of the Frontiers.
1914
   the winner was   
Suzanne Lenglen
Defeated Germaine Golding 6-2, 6-1
1914 - 22
   the Pope was   
Benedict XV
Harry Heilman
   is famous for   
RF, 1914 1916-29, Detroit Tigers, Avg. 342
4 batting titles, 17-years as Tiger broadcaster after playing career
1914
   Melbourne Cup winner was   
Kingsburgh
Jockey - George Meddick, Trainer - Isaac Foulsham, Owner - L. K. S. Mackinnon, Time - 3.26.00
1914
      
Bryan-Chamorro Treaty
The United States acquires the rights to any canal built in Nicaragua, to build a naval base in the Gulf of Fonseca, and to lease the Great and Little Corn Islands in the Caribbean; ratified in 1916.
Alexander Archipenko
   created the sculpture   
The Gondolier, 1914
Antoine Bourdelle
   created the sculpture   
Dying Centaur, 1914
Raymond Duchamp-Villon
   created the sculpture   
The Large Horse, 1914
Gustav Vigeland
   created the sculpture   
Statue of Snorri Sturluson, 1914
1914
   Preakness Stakes winner was   
Holiday
Andy Schuttinger on board -- Trainer J. S. Healy -- Mrs. A. Barklie -- 1:53.80
1914
   winner was   
Luke Mcluke
Merritt Buxton up, Trainer: J. F. Schorr, Owner: John W. Schorr -- 2:20.00
1914 - 1920
   the Australian Governor-General was   
Sir Ronald Craufurd Munro-Ferguson
Officially addressed as His Excellency The Right Honourable. Awarded GCMG, PC. Born Fife, Scotland, UK.
The Coming of the War, 1914
   was written by   
Bernadotte E. Schmitt
1931
1914
   was won by   
Civil War
L. King
1914
   saw the   
Battle of Flanders
(First Battle of Ypres) October - November 1914. Location: Ypres, Belgium WWI. Combatants: Germany ¦ United Kingdom, France. Outcome: German defeat. the last major battle of the first year of World War I (1914); actually a series of battles, starting on 19 October and ending, according to the various histories, on 13 November (French), 22 November (British) or 30 November (German)
1914
   saw the   
First Battle of Ypres
AKa Battle of Flanders
Toronto Argonauts
   won the Grey Cup in   
1914
Toronto Argonauts defeated University of Toronto Varsity Blues 14-2 at Varsity Stadium in Toronto, Ontario on December 5, 1914
1914
   the winner was the   
Toronto Blueshirts
1914 – 15
   was won by   
Celtic
Runners Up Heart of Midlothian
1914
   was the year   
The Passenger Pigeon Became Extinct
Once probably the most common bird in the world, Martha, the last remaining Passenger Pigeon, died in the Cincinnati Zoo on September 1st 1914
1914
   was the year   
World War I Started
It is generally accepted that the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand in Sarajevo on June 28th 1914 was the main catalyst in starting World War I.
1914
   was the year of the   
Battle of the Ardennes
Aug 21-23, one of the battles of the frontiers in the first month of WWI. The Battle of the Ardennes was one of the opening battles of World War I. It took place from August 21-23, 1914, part of the Battle of the Frontiers.
1914
   was the year of the   
Battle of Flanders
(First Battle of Ypres) October - November 1914. Location: Ypres, Belgium WWI. Combatants: Germany ¦ United Kingdom, France. Outcome: German defeat. the last major battle of the first year of World War I (1914); actually a series of battles, starting on 19 October and ending, according to the various histories, on 13 November (French), 22 November (British) or 30 November (German)
World War I
   occurred during   
1914-1918
D.W. Griffith
   directed   
Judith of Bethulia (1914)
All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
   features   
First World War, 1914-1918
George Herman Ruth (1914-35)
   had the nickname   
“Sultan of Swat”






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