On This Day

What Happened on October 16, 2014

Historical Events

  • MLB National League Championship: San Francisco Giants beat St. Louis Cardinals, 4 games to 1
  • New Zealand, Malaysia, Angola, Spain and Venezuela are elected to the United Nations Security Council

Famous Deaths

  • John Spencer-Churchill, 11th duke of Marlborough, English large landowner, dies at 88
  • Tim Hauser, American jazz singer, dies from cardiac arrest at 72
2014 Highlights

About October 16, 2014

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra