World Of Quotes

Quotes, Sayings, and Proverbs
 This day in History - October 14
400 Historic Events for October 14
1939

Hugh Delane Thompson, Shreveport LA, PGA golfer (1991 MONY Syracuse)

Birth
1940

Pat Finley, Asheville NC, actress (Ellen Hartley-Bob Newhart Show)

Birth
1940

Cliff Richards, [Harry Webb], Lucknow India, rock voclist (Suddenly)

Birth
1940

Christopher Timothy, English actor (All Creatures Great and Small)

Birth
1940

Jesse Carlyle Snead, Hot Springs VA, PGA golfer (1972 Phila Classic)

Birth
1941

Jim Courter, (Rep-R-NJ, 1979- )

Birth
1941

1st mass deportation of Kowno, Lodz, Minsk and Riga

Event
1942

German assault on Tractor factory, 1000s killed

Event
1942

Billy Harrison, Belfast Ireland, rock guitarist (Them)

Birth
1942

Dobbe resistances group overthrows Bonkarten distribution

Event
1942

Japanese battleship strikes Henderson Field, Guadalcanal

Event
1943

Jackie Matthews, cricketer (8 Tests 1911-12, 16 wickets), dies

Death
1943

Noreen Corcoran, Quincy Mass, actress (Kelly-Bachelor Father)

Birth
1943

Anthony Iannaccone, composer

Birth
1943

Lance Rentzel, NFL receiver (Minn, LA)/ex-husband of Joey Heatherton

Birth
1943

US 8th Air Force loses 60 B-17 during assault on Schweinfurt

Event
1943

400 Jews escape in uprising at Sobibor extermination Camp in Poland

Event
1943

Outbreak attempt in Sobibor Concentration Camp

Event
1943

Japan declares Philippine Independence (premier/pres Jos‚ Laurel)

Event
1944

Udo Kier, Germany, actress (Warhol Dracula, Warhol Frankenstein)

Birth
1944

Erwin Rommel, German fieldmarshal (WW II-Africa), suicide at 52

Death
1944

Allied troops land in Corfu

Event
1944

British troops march into Athens

Event
1945

Chicago Cardinals end a record 29-game losing streak, beat Bears

Event
1946

Netherland and Indonesia sign cease fire

Event