Historical Events on September 14, 1954

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Benjamin Britten's opera 'Turn of the Screw' premieres in Venice

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Giants' Willie Mays gets 82nd extra-base hit, breaks Mel Ott's record

MLB Legend Willie Mays
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Willie Mays
  • Hurricane Edna (2nd of 1954) hits NYC, $50 million damage
  • USSR performs nuclear test