What Happened on October 14, 1998

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Eric Robert Rudolph is charged with 6 bombings including the 1996 Centennial Olympic Park bombing in Atlanta, Georgia.
  • MLB National League Championship: San Diego Padres beat Atlanta Braves, 4 games to 2
  • NY Islanders beat Tampa Bay, 7-1, to end 11 game winless streak

Famous Deaths

  • Cleveland Amory, American writer and animal rights activist (b. 1917)
  • Frankie Yankovic, American musician (b. 1916)