February 14th: What is special about this date?

February 14th marks the 45th day of the Gregorian calendar year. There are 320 days remaining until the end of the year (or 321 days in case of leap years). Discover famous birthdays on February 14th, celebrities died on this date, the zodiac sign associated to February 14th and what happened on February 14th in history. On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about February 14th.


February 14th: what famous birthdays are on this date?

On February 14th there are the following famous birthdays:

  • Gregory Hines
    Gregory Hines (1946)

    Gregory Hines was a talented American dancer and actor, known for his contributions to tap dancing.

  • Simon Pegg
    Simon Pegg (1970)

    Simon pegg is a british actor, comedian, and writer known for his roles in popular movies such as shaun of the dead, hot fuzz, and the...

  • Freddie Highmore
    Freddie Highmore (1992)

    Freddie highmore is a british actor known for his roles in movies and tv shows such as finding neverland, charlie and the chocolate factory,...

  • Rob Thomas
    Rob Thomas (1972)

    American musician (matchbox twenty).

  • Meg Tilly
    Meg Tilly (1960)

    Meg Tilly is a Canadian actress and novelist known for her roles in films like 'The Big Chill' and 'Agnes of God.

  • Florence Henderson
    Florence Henderson (1934)

    American actress and singer on stage, tv and film.

  • Tina Aumont
    Tina Aumont (1946)

    French actress, born in america to jean-pierre aumont and maria montez.

  • Lois Maxwell
    Lois Maxwell (1927)

    Canadian-australian model and actress (d. 2007).

  • Danai Gurira
    Danai Gurira (1978)

    Tv actress.

  • Hugh Downs
    Hugh Downs (1921)

    American television personality.

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February 14th: who died on this date?

On February 14th the following celebrities died:

  • Louis Jourdan
    Louis Jourdan (2015)

    French television and film actor.

  • Sig Ruman
    Sig Ruman (1967)

    Actor (schultz life with luigi), dead at 82.

  • Tom Burke
    Tom Burke (1929)

    American runner (born 1875).

  • Pelham Grenville Wodehouse (1975)

    Famous English author known for his humorous novels and short stories.

  • Hiren Mukherjee (2003)

    Indian politician and freedom fighter who served as the Speaker of Lok Sabha.

  • David Hilbert (1943)

    Prussian mathematician, author, and professor at gottingen between 1895 and the end of his days.

  • Lavontay White (2017)

    Tragically killed in a shooting at the age of 2..

  • Wahneta Trotter (1999)

    Pioneering African American journalist and editor.

  • Lavontay Johnson (2017)

    Young entrepreneur tragically killed at the age of 2..

  • Crews Allen (1942)

    Renowned astronomer known for his work on stellar classification.

  • See all famous people who died on February 14th


February 14th: what zodiac sign is associated with this date?

On February 14th, the zodiac sign associated with this date is Aquarius according to the Western Zodiac.

Aquarius zodiac sign

February 14th: what is special about the Aquarius sign?

The Aquarius sign encompasses people born between January 20th and February 18th.

You can discover Aquarius's personality traits and attitude and Aquarius's most and least compatible signs.

If you're a Aquarius born in February discover why February born are so special.


February 14th: what happened on this date in history?

Here's what happened on February 14th in history:

  • Feb 14, 1945: President Franklin D. Roosevelt meets with King Ibn Saud of Saudi Arabia aboard the USS Quincy, officially starting the U.S.-Saudi diplomatic relationship.
  • Feb 14, 1952: Comedian Joey Adams marries gossip columnist Cindy Heller.
  • Feb 14, 1966: Australia introduces 1st decimal currency postage stamps
  • Feb 14, 1981: Stardust Disaster: A fire in a Dublin nightclub kills 48 people
  • Feb 14, 1985: Hostage CNN reporter Jeremy Levin is released in Beirut, Lebanon.
  • Feb 14, 1990: Space probe Voyager 1 takes photograph of entire solar system
  • Feb 14, 1994: Alexander Golubev skates Olympics record 500 metre (36.33).
  • Feb 14, 1995: Roseanne weds bodyguard Ben Thomas
  • Feb 14, 2000: NEAR Shoemaker, a spacecraft that orbits asteroid 433 Eros for the first time, enters orbit around it.
  • Feb 14, 2002: Shaker Aamer, a prisoner, was transferred to Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp. Aamer is currently being held without charge, despite having been released in 2007 and 2009.
  • Feb 14, 2008: Stephen Kazmierczak, a former student at Northern Illinois University, fires more than 50 shots. He kills five students and injures 16 others.
  • Feb 14, 2014: Local reports indicate that the car bomb left outside a mosque in al-Yadouda, a southern Syrian village, killed between 18 and 43 civilians.

What day of the year is February 14th?

February 14th marks the 45th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar.

There are 320 days remaining until the end of the year (or 321 days in case of leap years).

February 14th is the 14th day of the month of February.