On This Day

What Happened on October 19, 2014

Historical Events

  • A working human intestine is generated in a laboratory from stem cells in the United States

Famous Deaths

  • Lynda Bellingham, Canadian-born English actress, dies from colon cancer at 66
  • Raphael Ravenscroft, British session saxophone player (Gerry Rafferty - "Baker Street"; Maxine Nightingale; Roger Waters), dies at 60
  • Stephen Paulus, American composer (To Be Certain of the Dawn) and co-founder of the American Composers Forum, dies of stroke complications at 65
2014 Highlights

About October 19, 2014

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 7 years and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra