On This Day

What Happened on November 14, 2002

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Argentina defaults on an $805 million World Bank payment.

Film release premierFilm Release

Film "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets" is released, based on the second book by J. K. Rowling

Actor and Comedian Robbie Coltrane
Actor and Comedian
Robbie Coltrane
Novelist J. K. Rowling
Novelist
J. K. Rowling
Actor Rupert Grint
Actor
Rupert Grint

Battle of Interest9/11 Attack on New York's World Trade Towers

The United States House of Representatives votes not to create an independent commission to investigate the September 11 attacks
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UA Flight 175 flies toward the South Tower of the World Trade Center while the North Tower burns
UA Flight 175 flies toward the South Tower of the World Trade Center while the North Tower burns

Famous Deaths

  • Eddie Bracken, American actor (Summer Stock, Young & Willing), dies at 87