On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 1998

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Violence erupts in Richmond, South Africa, reflecting underlying political tensions between supporters of the ANC and Inkatha Freedom Party

Famous Deaths

  • Richard McDonald, American fast food pioneer (b. 1909)
  • Robert A. W. Lowndes, American sci-fi author (Puzzle Planet), dies at 81