Historical Events In 2014
Sunday, 01 October 2023
Aug 26 Democratic Republic of Congo's health ministry informs the WHO of an outbreak of Ebola; later confirmed as a different strain to that affecting west Africa on this day in history.
Aug 27 In the year 2014 medical charity MÃ©decins Sans FrontiÃ¨res (MSF) calls the international response to Ebola â€œirresponsibleâ€ and â€œslow and derisoryâ€
Aug 29 Senegal is 5th country hit by Ebola in the year 2014.
Sep 04 Monsoon rains beging and cause flooding over a sustained period that kills over 400 people in India & Pakistan on this day in history.
Sep 05 World Health Organisation estimate that 21,000 people have now died from Ebola virus out of 4,000 infected in the year 2014.
Sep 07 Asteroid 2014 RC makes a close approach to Earth (39,900 km; 24,800 mi) on this day in history.
Sep 08 On this day in history marin ÄŒiliÄ‡ wins the US Open men's tennis singles
Sep 11 In the year 2014 south African athlete Oscar Pistorius is found not guilty of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp (and is later found guilty of culpable homicide)
Sep 13 At least 8 people are killed after the ferry MV Maharlika II sinks off the Philippines coast on this day in history.
Sep 14 In the year 2014 the United States defeats Serbia 129-92 to win the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup
Sep 15 Ewa Kopacz becomes Prime Minister of Poland in the year 2014.
Sep 17 Voreqe Bainimarama's Fiji First Party wins the first Fijian elections since his coup in 2006 in the year 2014.
Sep 18 On this day in history scotland votes 'NO' in a referendum deciding whether or not to stay with the United Kingdom
Sep 20 On this day in history new Zealand's National Government wins a 3rd term in the elections despite allegations of corruption and revelations about state surveillance
Sep 22 In the year 2014 nASA's MAVEN space probe successfully arrives in orbit over Mars
Sep 23 Grammy Award winning rapper Eve (35) weds entrepreneur Maximillion Cooper at Cala Jondal Beach in Ibiza, Spain in the year 2014.
Sep 26 On this day in history world Health Organisations estimates that Ebola death toll has reached 3,091
Sep 27 In the year 2014 57 people are killed after Mount Ontake erupts in Japan
Sep 28 The European Team wins the Ryder Cup for the third straight time in the year 2014.
Sep 29 Ashraf Ghani becomes President of Afghanistan in the year 2014.
Oct 01 Canadian freestyle skier and two-time Olympic gold medalist Alexandre Bilodeau retires at 27 in the year 2014.
Oct 02 In the year 2014 15 people are killed after a gun powder plant explodes in Gorni Lom, Bulgaria
Oct 03 In the year 2014 83 million accounts are compromised after a cyber attack on JP Morgan Chase & 9 other financial institutions
Oct 04 New Zealand win the 2014 Rugby Championship on this day in history.
Oct 05 South Sydney Rabbitohs win the 2014 NRL Grand Final in the year 2014.
Oct 06 In the year 2014 john O'Keefe, May-Britt Moser and Edvard Moser win the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Oct 07 On this day in history isamu Akasaki, Hiroshi Amano and Shuji Nakamura win the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physics for inventing blue light emitting diodes
Oct 08 The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra is awarded the $1 million Birgit Nilsson Prize in the year 2014.
Oct 09 On this day in history patrick Modiano wins the 2014 Nobel Prize in Literature
Oct 10 In the year 2014 malala Yousafzai & Kailash Satyarthi win the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize
Oct 12 In the year 2014 evo Morales is re-elected President of Bolivia
Oct 14 On this day in history richard Flanagan's novel The Narrow Road to the Deep North wins the 2014 Man Booker Prize
Oct 15 In the year 2014 kansas City Royals win the MLB 2014 American League Championship Series
Oct 16 In the year 2014 new Zealand, Malaysia, Angola, Spain and Venezuela are elected to the United Nations Security Council