On This Day

What Happened on August 9, 2014

Famous Deaths

  • Edwin "Ed" Nelson, American actor (Peyton Place, A Long Came a Spider), dies of heart failure at 85
  • Michael Brown, an 18 year old black man is shot dead by white Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson. His death provoked nationwide protests and civil unrest.
2014 Highlights

About August 9, 2014

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 11 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo