What Happened on October 14, 2010

Historical Events

Election of Interest

Mark Rutte sworn in as Prime Minister of the Netherlands after his People's Party for Freedom and Democracy party became the largest party in the House of Representatives in the 2010 elections

Famous Deaths

  • BenoĆ®t Mandelbrot, Polish-French-American mathematician (proved Zipf's law, discovered the Mandelbrot set), dies at 85
  • Simon MacCorkindale, English actor (Falcon Crest, Manimal), dies of bowel cancer at 58
2010 Highlights

About October 14, 2010

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 7 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Libra

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Just The Way You Are - Bruno Mars
  • UK #1 Song: Forget You - Cee Lo Green