On November 14:
1805 Fanny Mendelssohn, German composer and pianist, was born.
1840 Claude Monet, French painter, was born.
1878 Julie Manet, French painter, was born.
1919 Veronica Lake, American actress, was born.
1927 Bart Cummings, Australian race horse trainer, was born.
1935 King Hussein of Jordan was born.
1947 P. J. O’Rourke, American writer, was born.
1948 Prince Charles was born.
1952 The first regular UK singles chart was published by the New Musical Express.
1959 Paul McGann, British actor, was born.
1971 Adam Gilchrist, Australian cricketer, was born.
1973 DPB legislation was introduced in New Zealand.
Sourced from NZ History Online & Wikipedia.