What Happened on October 14, 1976

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Chris Chambliss' 9th inning lead off homer gives NY Yanks pennant #30
  • MLB American League Championship: New York Yankees beat Kansas City Royals, 3 games to 2

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nobel prize for economy awarded to Milton Friedman

Economist Milton Friedman
Milton Friedman
  • Soyuz 23 carries 2 to Salyut 6, but returns without docking

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Pridmore, World Memory Champion
  • Henry Mateo, Dominican baseball player
  • Nataša Kejžar, Slovenian swimmer

Famous Deaths

  • Edith Evans, English actress (Tom Jones, Scrooge, Chalk Garden), dies at 88