On This Day

What Happened on May 14, 2006

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

René Préval sworn in as President of Haiti for the second time

President of Haiti René Préval
President of Haiti
René Préval

Famous Deaths

  • Eva Norvind, Norwegian-Mexican actress, dies from drowning at 62
  • James Botten, South African cricketer (all-rounder in 1965 South African series v England), dies at 67
  • Lewis "Lew" Anderson, American actor and musician (The Howdy Doody Show), dies of prostate cancer at 84
  • Stanley Kunitz, American poet (b. 1905)