On This Day

What Happened on February 14, 2018

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


OlympicsOlympic Gold

American snowboarder Shaun White wins an unprecedented 3rd Olympic halfpipe gold medal (previous 2006, 10) at the Pyeongchang Winter Games

Snowboarder Shaun White
Snowboarder
Shaun White
  • Dutch speed skater Jorien ter Mors wins her 3rd career Olympic gold medal in the 1,000m at Pyeongchang; 1,500m and team pursuit champion in Sochi (2014)
  • Ex-student Nikolas Cruz guns down 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Florida, before being captured
  • South African President Jacob Zuma resigns from office

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Comedian Amy Schumer weds chef Chris Fischer in Malibu

Comedian Amy Schumer
Comedian
Amy Schumer

Famous Deaths

  • Ruud Lubbers, Dutch politician, Prime Minister of the Netherlands (1982-94), dies at 78