On This Day

What Happened on October 5, 2014

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

French F1 driver Jules Bianchi collides with recovery vehicle during Japanese Grand Prix, dies 10 months later; first F1 death due to racing accident in 21 years (Ayrton Senna 1994)

Formula 1 Driver Ayrton Senna
Formula 1 Driver
Ayrton Senna

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Russell Crowe owned South Sydney Rabbitohs beat Canterbury Bulldogs, 30-6 to break 43 year drought and win National Rugby League (Australia) Premiership


Famous Deaths

  • Geoffrey Holder, Trinidadian-American actor, choreographer, singer, director and painter (Annie, The Wiz), dies at 84
2014 Highlights

About October 5, 2014

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 1 month and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra