What Happened on August 14, 1943

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • -Aug 24th: Quadrant conference over strike in Pacific Ocean
  • 1st allied air raid on Borneo
  • US 45th Division occupies Falcone 40 km outside of Messina

Famous Birthdays

  • Barrie Leadbeater, English cricketer and umpire, born in Harehills, Leeds
  • Jon Andrew McBride, Charleston WV, Capt USN/astronaut (STS 41G)
  • Keith Hampson, British politician (C), arrested, not charged for sexual assault, born in

Famous Deaths

  • Joe Kelley, American baseball player (b. 1871)