May 14, 1943 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Sinking of the Australian Hospital Ship Centaur off the coast of Queensland, by a Japanese submarine.

Birthdays in History

  • Alan B Mollohan, (Rep-D-WV, 1983- )
  • Elizabeth Ray, Marshall NC, congressman Wayne Hays' lover
  • Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson, President of Iceland

Deaths in History

  • Henri La Fontaine, Belgian Nobel Peace Prize laureate (b. 1854)