What Happened on October 14, 1986

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • IOC decides to stagger Winter & Summer Olympic schedule

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Auschwitz survivor Elie Wiesel, for his efforts to ensure the Holocaust was remembered

Author Elie Wiesel
Elie Wiesel
  • Tim Kides of West NY, NJ performs 25,000 leg raises in 11:57:15

Famous Birthdays

  • Skyler Shaye, American actress
  • Tom Craddock, English footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Mary Lund, American women first to receive an artificial heart, dies at 40
  • [Francis XA] Keenan Wynn, US actor (Dr Strangelove), dies at 70