What Happened on October 14, 2006

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • MLB American League Championship: Detroit Tigers beat Oakland Athletics, 4 games to 0

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

"Celtic Tiger" choreographer Michael Flatley (48) weds fellow dancer Niamh O'Brien at St. Patrick's Church in Fermoy, Ireland

Irish Dancer Michael Flatley
Irish Dancer
Michael Flatley
  • Merengue singer Melina Leon (33) weds Ruy Fernando Delgado at La Iglesia Metodista Universitaria in San Juan, Puerto Rico

Famous Deaths

  • Freddy Fender, American musician ("Before the Next Teardrop Falls"), dies at 69
  • Gerry Studds, American politician (b. 1937)
  • Jared Anderson, American bassist (b. 1975)
  • Maurice Grosse, British paranormal investigator (b. 1919)
  • Nancy Lynn, American aviator (b. 1956)