On This Day

What Happened on November 2, 2014

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 60 people were killed and 110 injured by a suicide bombing in Lahore, Pakistan
  • New York City Marathon: Wilson Kipsang of Kenya wins in 2:10:59; compatriot Mary Keitany wins first of 3 straight women's titles in 2:25:07

Famous Deaths

  • Acker Bilk, English clarinetist who was part of the traditional jazz revival of the 1950s and 1960s, dies at 85