What Happened on October 5, 2014

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 1st F1 death due to a racing accident in 21 years: France's Jules Bianchi collides with a recovery vehicle during the Japanese Grand Prix, suffering a diffuse axonal injury and dying 2 days later
  • South Sydney Rabbitohs win the 2014 NRL Grand Final

Famous Deaths

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