On This Day

What Happened on May 14, 1961

Historical Events

  • Bus with 1st group of Freedom Riders bombed & burned in Alabama
  • Stirling Moss wins the 1961 Monaco Grand Prix

Famous Birthdays

  • Alain Vigneault, Canadian ice hockey coach
  • Tim Roth, actor (Reservoir Dogs, Vincent & Theo), born in London, England
  • Ulrike Folkerts, German actress
1961 Highlights

About May 14, 1961

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 6 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus