Historical Events For October - 14
Sunday, 22 January 2017
1986 [Francis XA] Keenan Wynn, US actor (Dr Strangelove), dies at 70 on this day in history.
1987 On October - 14 in Midland, Tx 1«-year-old Jessica McClure falls 22' (7m) down a well
1987 Rodolfo Halffter, composer, dies at 86 on this day in history.
1988 Mike Tyson countersues Robin Givens for divorce and annulment on this day in history.
1988 On October - 14 mary Morris, actress (Agitator, Double Door), dies
1989 Michael Carmine, actor (Batteries Not Included), dies at 30 on this day in history.
1990 Leonard Bernstein, composer, dies of heart attack at 72 on October - 14.
1992 John Hancock, actor (LA Law, Love & War), dies of heart attack at 51 on October - 14.
1993 Bertie Clarke, cricketer (6 wkts for WI in 1939), dies on this day in history.
1994 Gioconda de Vito, violinist, dies at 87 on this day in history.
1995 Edith Pargeter, author (Brother Cadfael), dies of a stroke at 82 on October - 14.
1996 Laura La Plante, screen actress (Show Boat, Scandal), dies at 91 on October - 14.
1997 Harold Robbins, salacious novelist, dies at 81 on this day in history.
2012 On October - 14 20 people are gunned down in a mosque in Dogo Dawa, Nigeria
2012 Austrian skydiver Felix Baumgartner becomes the first person to break the sound barrier without any machine assistance during a record space dive out of the Red Bull Stratos helium-filled balloon from 24 miles (39 kilometers) over Roswell, New Mexico in the United States on this day in history.
2014 Richard Flanagan's novel The Narrow Road to the Deep North wins the 2014 Man Booker Prize on October - 14.