What Happened on November 4, 2014

Historical Events

  • Protectionist wins the 2014 Melbourne Cup
  • The body of the last missing victim is found on board the wrecked Costa Concordia, during its dismantling in Genoa
  • The US votes in mid-term elections: Republicans retain the house & regain the Senate
  • Tim Scott becomes the first African-American Senator in the south since the Reconstruction

Battle of Interest

Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko orders army reinforcements to key southern and eastern cities to combat potential rebel offensive

2014 History

Famous Deaths

  • George E. Slusser, American scholar, writer and Sci-Fic critic, dies at 75

About November 4, 2014

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 6 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Scorpio

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: All About That Bass - Meghan Trainor
  • UK #1 Song: Thinking Out Loud - Ed Sheeran