On This Day

What Happened on October 14, 1981

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Citing official misconduct in the investigation and trial, Amnesty International charges U.S. government with holding Richard Marshall of the American Indian Movement as a political prisoner
  • Yank Graig Nettles is 1st to get 2 hits in same inning of an ALSC game

Famous Birthdays

  • Boof Bonser, American baseball player

Famous Deaths

  • Ingemar Liljefors, Swedish composer, dies at 74