On This Day

What Happened on October 21, 2014

Historical Events

  • Oscar Pistorius is sentenced to five years in prison for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

Famous Deaths

Person of interestBen Bradlee

Ben Bradlee, American editor, journalist, newspaper executive (Washington Post), dies at 93

Journalist Ben Bradlee
Ben Bradlee
  • Gough Whitlam, Australian politician (Prime Minister, 1972-1975), dies at 98
2014 Highlights

About October 21, 2014

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 9 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra