What Happened on April 14, 2007

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 160th Grand National: Robbie Power aboard Silver Birch wins
  • At least 200,000 demonstrators in Ankara, Turkey protest against the possible candidacy of incumbent Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdo─čan.

Famous Weddings

  • "Rocky" film series actor Carl Weathers (59) weds award-winning producer Jennifer Peterson on a seaside wedding in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
  • Supermodel Esther Canadas (30) weds MotoGP rider Sete Gibernau (34) in Spain
  • Two and a Half Men actress Melanie Lynskey (29) weds actor Jimmi Simpson (31) in a chapel overlooking a vineyard on Lake Hayes, near Queenstown, New Zealand

Famous Deaths

  • Don Ho, American musician (b. 1930)
  • June Callwood, Canadian journalist, author and social activist (b. 1924)