What Happened on December 14, 2014

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Shinzō Abe and his ruling Liberal Democratic Party win re-election in Japan, retaining their two-thirds majority with coalition partner New Kōmeitō Party

Prime Minister of Japan Shinzō Abe
Prime Minister of Japan
Shinzō Abe

Famous Deaths

  • Bess Myerson, 1st Jewish Miss America (1945), dies at 90