On This Day

Historical Events on September 14 (Part 2)

Events 201 - 216 of 216

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

2011 Elizabeth Warren announces she intends to run for the Democratic nomination for the 2012 Massachusetts Senatorial election

US Senator Elizabeth Warren
US Senator
Elizabeth Warren
  • 2012 21 people are killed after a ferry sank in Indonesia
  • 2014 The United States defeats Serbia 129-92 to win the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup
  • 2014 39th Toronto International Film Festival: "The Imitation Game" directed by Morten Tyldum wins the People's Choice Award
  • 2014 Evian Championship Women's Golf, Evian Resort GC: 19 year old South Korean Kim Hyo-joo wins by 1 stroke ahead of Australian runner-up Karrie Webb
  • 2015 Malcolm Turnbull ousts Tony Abbott as Australian Prime Minister and leader of the ruling Liberal Party

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2015 14 yr old Texan Ahmed Mohamed arrested at school when home-made clock assumed to be a bomb - Mark Zuckerberg and US President Barack Obama send supportive tweets

Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook Founder
Mark Zuckerberg
44th US President Barack Obama
44th US President
Barack Obama
  • 2017 Fire at a religious school in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, kills 23
  • 2017 Bodleian Library reveals earliest evidence of the zero symbol in 3rd or 4th Century Bakhshali (Pakistan) manuscript, through carbon dating
  • 2017 Two Islamic State terrorist attacks in Dhiqar province, Southern Iraq, kill at least 60

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2017 Selena Gomez reveals she had a kidney transplant, because of lupus, donated by her friend Francia Rais

Singer and Actress Selena Gomez
Singer and Actress
Selena Gomez
  • 2017 19 people die when a boat capsizes on Yamun River in Uttar Pradesh, India
  • 2018 Hurricane Florence makes landfall near Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, as a category 1 hurricane
  • 2018 Former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort pleads guilty to conspiracy charges and agrees to cooperative with Government investigatuions
  • 2019 Drone attack on Abqaiq oil plant in Saudi Arabia takes out half of country's oil production and 5% of the world's. Yemen Houthi rebels claim responsibility.
  • 2019 Former Welsh rugby union and league player Gareth Thomas reveals he is HIV positive