On This Day

What Happened on June 14, 1943

Famous Birthdays

  • (Dewey Lindon) "Spooner" Oldham, American session piano player (Muscle Shoals; Aretha Franklin; Neil Young), and songwriter ("Cry Like a Baby"), born in Center Star, Alabama
  • Billy Tauzin, American politician and lobbyist (Rep-D-LA, 1980-2005), born in Chackbay, Louisiana
  • Harold Wheeler, American composer and orchestrator, born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Jim Sensenbrenner, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Wisconsin), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • John Miles, British racing driver, born in London (d. 2018)
1943 Highlights

About June 14, 1943

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 5 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Gemini