On This Day

What Happened on December 30, 2014

Famous Deaths

  • Deborah Bone, English mental health nurse who was the inspiration for the song Disco 2000 by Jarvis Cocker, dies of multiple myeloma cancer at 51
  • Erik Hansen, Danish canoeist (Olympic gold K-1 1000m 1960; World C'ship gold 1963), dies at 74

Person of interestLuise Rainer

Luise Rainer, German-American actress and 1st actor to win multiple Academy Awards (The Great Ziegfeld 1936, The Good Earth 1937), dies at 104

Actress Luise Rainer
Actress
Luise Rainer
  • Patrick Gowers, British film scores composer (Hamlet), dies at 78
  • Yolande Donlan, British-American actress (Jigsaw, Expresso Bongo, Penny Princess), dies at 94
2014 Highlights

About December 30, 2014

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 10 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Capricorn