On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 2014

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • After 7 days, Israel has struck Gaza 1320 times, while Gaza has fired 940 rockets at Israel
  • The Church of England votes in favor of allowing women to become bishops
  • The death toll from the West African Ebola outbreak passes 500
  • The Egyptian government propose a cease fire in the Israel–Gaza conflict

Famous Deaths

  • Alice Coachman, American athlete (Olympic gold high jump 1948), dies of cardiac arrest at 90