On This Day

May 14, 1931 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Ådalen shootings: five people are killed in Ådalen, Sweden, as soldiers open fire on an unarmed trade union demonstration

Deaths in History

  • David Belasco, American theatrical producer (b. 1853)
  • Denys Finch Hatton, English big-game hunter, dies at 44