What Happened on August 14, 2017

Historical Events

  • Cholera has now infected more than 500,000 people in Yemen and killed over 2,000 according to the World Health Organization
  • Mudslide and flooding in Freetown, Sierra Leone kills over 500 with 600 missing
  • Parliamentary citizenship scandal deepens in Australia after Barnaby Joyce, Deputy PM revealed to be a New Zealand citizen

Event of Interest

US President Donald Trump condemns racist violence at the White House after criticism of his earlier response to Charlottesville violence

2017 History

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Broyles, American collegiate athlete, and administrator (University of Arkansas Athletic Director, 1974-2007), dies at 92

About August 14, 2017

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 1 month and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo

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