Historical Events For October - 14
Thursday, 20 July 2017
1986 On October - 14 [Francis XA] Keenan Wynn, US actor (Dr Strangelove), dies at 70
1987 On this day in history 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 On this day in history mike Tyson countersues Robin Givens for divorce and annulment
1988 Mary Morris, actress (Agitator, Double Door), dies on October - 14.
1989 On this day in history michael Carmine, actor (Batteries Not Included), dies at 30
1990 On October - 14 leonard Bernstein, composer, dies of heart attack at 72
1992 John Hancock, actor (LA Law, Love & War), dies of heart attack at 51 on October - 14.
1993 On October - 14 bertie Clarke, cricketer (6 wkts for WI in 1939), dies
1994 Gioconda de Vito, violinist, dies at 87 on October - 14.
1995 On this day in history edith Pargeter, author (Brother Cadfael), dies of a stroke at 82
1996 Laura La Plante, screen actress (Show Boat, Scandal), dies at 91 on this day in history.
1997 On this day in history harold Robbins, salacious novelist, dies at 81
2012 20 people are gunned down in a mosque in Dogo Dawa, Nigeria on October - 14.
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.