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, American shooting victim whose death provoked nationwide protests and civil unrest, shot dead by white Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson at 18
2014 Highlights

About August 9, 2014

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 11 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo