Historical Events on November 14, Special Events on This Day

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What Happened on November 14th This Day in History

Year Name
2019 A mass shooting occurs at Saugus High School in Santa Clarita, California, resulting in three deaths, including that of the perpetrator, and three injuries.
2017 A gunman kills four people and injures 12 others during a shooting spree across Rancho Tehama, California. He had earlier murdered his wife in their home.
2016 A magnitude 7.8 earthquake strikes Kaikoura, New Zealand, at a depth of 15 km (9 miles), resulting in the deaths of two people.
2012 Israel launches a major military operation in the Gaza Strip in response to an escalation of rocket attacks by Hamas.
2008 The first G-20 economic summit opens in Washington, D.C.
2003 Astronomers discover 90377 Sedna, the most distant trans-Neptunian object.
2001 War in Afghanistan: Afghan Northern Alliance fighters take over the capital Kabul.
2001 A magnitude 7.8 earthquake strikes a remote part of the Tibetan plateau. It has the longest known surface rupture recorded on land (~400 km) and is the best documented example of a supershear earthquake.
1995 A budget standoff between Democrats and Republicans in the U.S. Congress forces the federal government to temporarily close national parks and museums and to run most government offices with skeleton staffs.
1992 In poor conditions caused by Cyclone Forrest, Vietnam Airlines Flight 474 crashes near Nha Trang, killing 30.[11][12]
1991 American and British authorities announce indictments against two Libyan intelligence officials in connection with the downing of the Pan Am Flight 103.
1991 Cambodian Prince Norodom Sihanouk returns to Phnom Penh after thirteen years in exile.
1990 After German reunification, the Federal Republic of Germany and Poland sign a treaty confirming the Oder–Neisse line as the border between Germany and Poland.
1984 Zamboanga City mayor Cesar Climaco, a prominent critic of the government of Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos, is assassinated in his home city.
1982 Lech Wałęsa, the leader of Poland's outlawed Solidarity movement, is released after eleven months of internment near the Soviet border.
1979 US President Jimmy Carter issues Executive Order 12170, freezing all Iranian assets in the United States in response to the hostage crisis.
1978 France conducts the Aphrodite nuclear test as 25th in the group of 29 1975–78 French nuclear tests.
1977 During a British House of Commons debate, Labour MP Tam Dalyell poses what would become known as the West Lothian question, referring to issues related to devolution in the United Kingdom.
1975 With the signing of the Madrid Accords, Spain abandons Western Sahara.
1973 In the United Kingdom, Princess Anne marries Captain Mark Phillips, in Westminster Abbey.
1973 The Athens Polytechnic uprising, a massive demonstration of popular rejection of the Greek military junta of 1967–74, begins.
1971 Mariner 9 enters orbit around Mars.
1970 Soviet Union enters ICAO, making Russian the fourth official language of organization.
1970 Southern Airways Flight 932 crashes in the mountains near Huntington, West Virginia, killing 75, including almost all of the Marshall University football team.
1969 Apollo program: NASA launches Apollo 12, the second crewed mission to the surface of the Moon.
1967 The Congress of Colombia, in commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the death of Policarpa Salavarrieta, declares this day as "Day of the Colombian Woman".
1967 American physicist Theodore Maiman is given a patent for his ruby laser systems, the world's first laser.
1965 Vietnam War: The Battle of Ia Drang begins: The first major engagement between regular American and North Vietnamese forces.
1960 Ruby Bridges becomes the first Black child to attend an all-White elementary school in Louisiana.
1957 The "Apalachin meeting" in rural Tioga County in upstate New York is raided by law enforcement; many high-level Mafia figures are arrested while trying to flee.
1952 The New Musical Express publishes the first regular UK Singles Chart.
1941 World War II: The aircraft carrier HMS Ark Royal sinks due to torpedo damage from the German submarine U-81 sustained on November 13.
1941 World War II: German troops, aided by local auxiliaries, murder nine thousand residents of the Słonim Ghetto in a single day.
1940 World War II: In England, Coventry is heavily bombed by German Luftwaffe bombers. Coventry Cathedral is almost completely destroyed.
1938 The Lions Gate Bridge, connecting Vancouver to the North Shore region, opens to traffic.
1922 The British Broadcasting Company begins radio service in the United Kingdom.
1921 The Communist Party of Spain is founded, and issues the first edition of Mundo obrero.
1920 Pesäpallo, the Finnish version of baseball developed by Lauri Pihkala, is played for the first time at Kaisaniemi Park in Helsinki.
1918 The Provisional National Assembly of the new republic of Czechoslovakia meets to devise a constitution.
1914 The Joensuu City Hall, designed by Eliel Saarinen, was inaugurated in Joensuu, Finland.
1910 Aviator Eugene Burton Ely performs the first takeoff from a ship in Hampton Roads, Virginia, taking off from a makeshift deck on the USS Birmingham in a Curtiss pusher.
1889 Pioneering female journalist Nellie Bly (aka Elizabeth Cochrane) begins a successful attempt to travel around the world in less than 80 days. She completes the trip in 72 days.
1851 Moby-Dick, a novel by Herman Melville, is published in the USA.
1812 Napoleonic Wars: At the Battle of Smoliani, French Marshals Victor and Oudinot are defeated by the Russians under General Peter Wittgenstein.
1770 James Bruce discovers what he believes to be the source of the Nile.
1680 German astronomer Gottfried Kirch discovers the Great Comet of 1680, the first comet to be discovered by telescope.
Famous People Born on November 14

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Year Name
1945 Louise Ellman, English academic and politician
1939 Wendy Carlos, American keyboard player and composer
1891 Frederick Banting, Canadian physician and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1941)
1883 Ado Birk, Estonian lawyer and politician, 3rd Prime Minister of Estonia (d. 1942)
1832 Henry Strangways, English-Australian politician, 12th Premier of South Australia (d. 1920)
1972 Matt Bloom, American wrestler, trainer, and sportscaster
1978 Bobby Allen, American ice hockey player
1928 Kathleen Hughes, American actress
1987 Giorgos Georgiadis, Greek footballer
1964 Patrick Warburton, American actor and comedian
Famous People Deaths On November 14

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Date Name
1972 Martin Dies, Jr., American lawyer and politician (b. 1900)
1817 Policarpa Salavarrieta, Colombian seamstress and spy (b. 1795)
1864 Franz Müller, German tailor and murderer (b. 1840)
2011 Esin Afşar, Italian-Turkish singer and actress (b. 1936)
1996 Joseph Bernardin, American cardinal (b. 1928)
1944 Carl Flesch, Hungarian violinist and educator (b. 1873)
976 Taizu, Chinese emperor (b. 927)
1989 Jimmy Murphy, Welsh footballer, manager, assistant manager, coach and scout (b. 1910)
1746 Georg Wilhelm Steller, German botanist, zoologist, physician, and explorer (b. 1709)
1556 Giovanni della Casa, Italian archbishop and poet (b. 1504)