July 14th: What is special about this date?

July 14th marks the 195th day of the Gregorian calendar year (or the 196th in case of leap years). There are 170 days remaining until the end of the year. Discover famous birthdays on July 14th, celebrities died on this date, the zodiac sign associated to July 14th and what happened on July 14th in history. On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about July 14th.


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

On July 14th there are the following famous birthdays:

  • Lino Ventura
    Lino Ventura (1919)

    Actor (french detective slap, jigsaw), dies at 67.

  • Matthew Fox
    Matthew Fox (1966)

    Matthew fox is an american actor best known for his role as jack shephard on the tv series lost.

  • Gerald Ford
    Gerald Ford (1913)

    American politician, lawyer, congressman, and vice-president under richard nixon, 1969, and the 38th president the united states.

  • Jane Lynch
    Jane Lynch (1960)

    American actress (glee), comedian, author, and game show host.

  • Polly Bergen
    Polly Bergen (1930)

    American actress, singer, tv star, and businesswoman.

  • Vincent Pastore
    Vincent Pastore (1946)

    American producer and actor.

  • Nancy Olson
    Nancy Olson (1928)

    American actress, nominated in 1950 for her inga(c),nue role on "sunset blvd.

  • Dale Robertson
    Dale Robertson (1923)

    American actor and singer (d.2013).

  • Sara Canning
    Sara Canning (1987)

    Tv actress.

  • Jerry Houser
    Jerry Houser (1952)

    Los angeles actor.

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July 14th: who died on this date?

On July 14th the following celebrities died:

  • Leela Chitnis
    Leela Chitnis (2003)

    Leela Chitnis was a prominent Indian actress known for her roles in Hindi cinema during the 1930s and 1940s.

  • Madan Mohan
    Madan Mohan (1975)

    Director and composer of iraqi-indian music (d. 1975).

  • Walter Sedlmayr
    Walter Sedlmayr (1990)

    German actor (born in 1926).

  • Relena Curie (2001)

    Chemist known for research on radioactivity and discovery of new elements.

  • Katherleen Mirzakhani (2017)

    Katherleen Mirzakhani was an Iranian mathematician who made groundbreaking contributions to the field of geometry and was the first woman to...

  • Adlai Stevenson II (1965)

    Governor of Illinois and Democratic presidential candidate.

  • Raymond Loewy (1986)

    Raymond Loewy was a French-born American industrial designer who is considered the father of modern industrial design.

  • Spyridon Zampelios (1951)

    Famous Greek playwright known for his tragic plays.

  • Madalina Manole (2010)

    Renowned Romanian pop singer known for her emotional ballads.

  • Muhannad Al-Muhandis (2019)

    Renowned Iraqi engineer known for his expertise in infrastructure projects.

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

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

Cancer zodiac sign

July 14th: what is special about the Cancer sign?

The Cancer sign encompasses people born between June 21st and July 22nd.

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

If you're a Cancer born in July discover why July born are so special.


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

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

  • Jul 14, 1945: Battleship USS South Dakota is 1st US ship to bombard Japan
  • Jul 14, 1952: SS United States crosses Atlantic in 84:12
  • Jul 14, 1965: Australian Ronald Clarke runs world record 10k
  • Jul 14, 1966: Richard Speck rapes and kills 8 nurses in a Chicago dormitory
  • Jul 14, 1977: North Korea shoots down US helicopter, killing 3
  • Jul 14, 1981: US Senate confirms Donna Pope as US Mint director.
  • Jul 14, 1985: Columbia returns to Kennedy Space Center via Offutt AFB, Neb
  • Jul 14, 1994: Gas explosion at old age home in Milan, 27 killed
  • Jul 14, 1995: LA Dodger Ramon Martinez no-hits the Florida Marlins 7-0
  • Jul 14, 2000: A powerful solar flare later known as the Bastille Day event causes a geomagnetic storm to hit Earth.
  • Jul 14, 2002: During Bastille Day celebrations, French President Jacques Chirac missed a bullet from an assassin.
  • Jul 14, 2008: Standard & Poor's 500 stock exchange index is experiencing its worst single-day fall since 1989, when it was created.

What day of the year is July 14th?

July 14th marks the 195th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (or the 196th in case of leap years).

There are 170 days remaining until the end of the year.

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


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