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14th of May 1264 EVENT Battle of Lewes: Henry III of England is captured and forced to sign the Mise of Lewes, making Simon de Montfort the de facto ruler of England.
14th of May 1483 EVENT Coronation of Charles VIII of France (Charles l'Affable).
14th of May 1509 EVENT Battle of Agnadello: In northern Italy, French forces defeat the Venetians.
14th of May 1607 EVENT Jamestown, Virginia is settled as an English colony.
14th of May 1608 EVENT The Protestant Union is founded in Auhausen.
14th of May 1610 EVENT Henry IV of France is assassinated bringing Louis XIII to the throne.
14th of May 1643 EVENT Four-year-old Louis XIV becomes King of France upon the death of his father, Louis XIII.
14th of May 1747 EVENT War of the Austrian Succession: A British fleet under Admiral George Anson defeats the French at the First Battle of Cape Finisterre.
14th of May 1796 EVENT Edward Jenner administers the first smallpox vaccination.
14th of May 1804 EVENT The Lewis and Clark Expedition departs from Camp Dubois and begins its historic journey by traveling up the Missouri River.
14th of May 1811 EVENT Paraguay: Pedro Juan Caballero, Fulgencio Yegros and Jose Gaspar Rodriguez de Francia start actions to depose the Spanish governor
14th of May 1836 EVENT The Treaties of Velasco are signed in Velasco, Texas.
14th of May 1863 EVENT American Civil War: The Battle of Jackson takes place.
14th of May 1868 EVENT Boshin War: The Battle of Utsunomiya Castle ends former Tokugawa shogunate forces withdraw northward to Aizu by way of Nikko.
14th of May 1870 EVENT The first game of rugby in New Zealand is played in Nelson between Nelson College and the Nelson Rugby Football Club.
14th of May 1879 EVENT The first group of 463 Indian indentured laborers arrives in Fiji aboard the Leonidas.
14th of May 1889 EVENT The children's charity National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children is launched in London.
14th of May 1913 EVENT New York Governor William Sulzer approves the charter for the Rockefeller Foundation, which begins operations with a $100 million donation from John D. Rockefeller.
14th of May 1925 EVENT Virginia Woolf's novel Mrs Dalloway is published.
14th of May 1929 EVENT Wilfred Rhodes takes his 4000th first-class wicket during a performance of 9 for 39 at Leyton; he is the only player in history to have reached that plateau.
14th of May 1931 EVENT Adalen shootings: five people are killed in Adalen, Sweden, as soldiers open fire on an unarmed trade union demonstration.
14th of May 1935 EVENT The Philippines ratifies an independence agreement.
14th of May 1939 EVENT Lina Medina becomes the youngest confirmed mother in medical history at the age of five.
14th of May 1940 EVENT World War II: Rotterdam is bombed by the German Luftwaffe.
14th of May 1940 EVENT The Yermolayev Yer-2, a long-range Soviet medium bomber, has its first flight.
14th of May 1940 EVENT World War II: The Battle of the Netherlands ends with the Netherlands surrendering to Germany.
14th of May 1943 EVENT A Japanese submarine sinks AHS Centaur off the coast of Queensland.
14th of May 1948 EVENT Israel is declared to be an independent state and a provisional government is established. Immediately after the declaration, Israel is attacked by the neighboring Arab states, triggering the 1948 Arab-Israeli War.
14th of May 1951 EVENT Trains run on the Talyllyn Railway in Wales for the first time since preservation, making it the first railway in the world to be operated by volunteers.
14th of May 1955 EVENT Cold War: Eight communist bloc countries, including the Soviet Union, sign a mutual defense treaty called the Warsaw Pact.
14th of May 1961 EVENT American civil rights movement: The Freedom Riders bus is fire-bombed near Anniston, Alabama, and the civil rights protesters are beaten by an angry mob.
14th of May 1963 EVENT Kuwait joins the United Nations.
14th of May 1970 EVENT The Red Army Faction is established in Germany. Launch of the Saturn INT-21, carrying the Skylab space station.
14th of May 1973 EVENT Skylab, the United States' first space station, is launched.
14th of May 1988 EVENT Carrollton bus collision: a drunk driver traveling the wrong way on Interstate 71 near Carrollton, Kentucky, United States hits a converted school bus carrying a church youth group. The crash and ensuing fire kill 27.
14th of May 2004 EVENT The Constitutional Court of South Korea overturns the impeachment of President Roh Moo-hyun.
14th of May 2005 EVENT The former USS America, a decommissioned supercarrier of the United States Navy, is deliberately sunk in the Atlantic Ocean after four weeks of live-fire exercises. She is the largest ship ever to be disposed of as a target in a military exercise.
14th of May 1316 BIRTHDAY Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor (d. 1378)
14th of May 1553 BIRTHDAY Margaret of Valois, wife of Henry IV (d. 1615)
14th of May 1630 BIRTHDAY Katakura Kagenaga (2nd) (d. 1681)
14th of May 1666 BIRTHDAY Victor Amadeus II of Sardinia (d. 1732)
14th of May 1679 BIRTHDAY Peder Horrebow, Danish astronomer (d. 1764)
14th of May 1699 BIRTHDAY Hans Joachim von Zieten, Prussian field marshal (d. 1786)
14th of May 1701 BIRTHDAY William Emerson, English mathematician (d. 1782)
14th of May 1710 BIRTHDAY King Adolf Frederick of Sweden (d. 1771)
14th of May 1725 BIRTHDAY Ludovico Manin, last Doge of the Republic of Venice (d. 1802)
14th of May 1727 BIRTHDAY Thomas Gainsborough, English painter (d. 1788)
14th of May 1737 BIRTHDAY George Mcartney, Irish-born British statesman (d. 1806)
14th of May 1752 BIRTHDAY Timothy Dwight, American theologian (d. 1817)
14th of May 1752 BIRTHDAY Albrecht Thaer, German agronomist (d. 1828)
14th of May 1771 BIRTHDAY Robert Owen, Welsh social reformer (d. 1858)
14th of May 1781 BIRTHDAY Friedrich Ludwig Georg von Raumer, German historian (d. 1873)
14th of May 1814 BIRTHDAY Charles Beyer, German-British locomotive engineer (d. 1876)
14th of May 1817 BIRTHDAY Alexander Kaufmann, German poet (d. 1893)
14th of May 1832 BIRTHDAY Rudolf Lipschitz, German mathematician (d. 1903)
14th of May 1867 BIRTHDAY Kurt Eisner, German politician (d. 1919)
14th of May 1872 BIRTHDAY Elia Dalla Costa, Italian Catholic cardinal (d. 1961)
14th of May 1878 BIRTHDAY James L. Wilkinson, American baseball executive (d. 1964)
14th of May 1880 BIRTHDAY Wilhelm List, German field marshal (d. 1971)
14th of May 1881 BIRTHDAY G. Murray Hulbert, American politician (d. 1950)
14th of May 1881 BIRTHDAY Ed Walsh, American baseball player (d. 1959)
14th of May 1885 BIRTHDAY Otto Klemperer, German-born conductor (d. 1973)
14th of May 1890 BIRTHDAY Alex Pompez, American baseball executive (d. 1974)
14th of May 1893 BIRTHDAY Louis Verneuil, French playwright (d. 1952)
14th of May 1897 BIRTHDAY Sidney Bechet, American musician (d. 1959)
14th of May 1897 BIRTHDAY Ed Ricketts, American marine biologist (d. 1948)
14th of May 1899 BIRTHDAY Earle Combs, American baseball player (d. 1976)
14th of May 1899 BIRTHDAY Pierre Victor Auger, French physicist (d. 1993)
14th of May 1900 BIRTHDAY Leo Smit, Dutch composer (d. 1943)
14th of May 1900 BIRTHDAY Hal Borland, American author (d. 1978)
14th of May 1900 BIRTHDAY Edgar Wind, German art historian (d. 1971)
14th of May 1900 BIRTHDAY Walter Rehberg, Swiss concert pianist, composer and writer (d. 1957)
14th of May 1901 BIRTHDAY Robert Ritter, German psychologist (d. 1951)
14th of May 1903 BIRTHDAY Billie Dove, American actress (d. 1997)
14th of May 1904 BIRTHDAY Hans Albert Einstein, Swiss-born American professor, son of Albert Einstein and Mileva Maric (d. 1973)
14th of May 1904 BIRTHDAY Marcel Junod, Swiss physician (d. 1961)
14th of May 1905 BIRTHDAY Herbert Morrison, American radio announcer (d. 1989)
14th of May 1905 BIRTHDAY Jean Danielou, French cardinal (d. 1974)
14th of May 1907 BIRTHDAY Hans von der Groeben, German diplomat (d. 2005)
14th of May 1907 BIRTHDAY Ayub Khan, President of Pakistan (d. 1974)
14th of May 1907 BIRTHDAY Johnny Moss, American professional poker player (d. 1995)
14th of May 1916 BIRTHDAY Lance Dossor, British-born concert pianist (d. 2005)
14th of May 1916 BIRTHDAY Del Moore, American comedian (d. 1970)
14th of May 1916 BIRTHDAY Marco Zanuso, Italian architect (d. 2001)
14th of May 1917 BIRTHDAY Lou Harrison, American composer (d. 2003)
14th of May 1919 BIRTHDAY Solange Chaput-Rolland, French-Canadian journalist and politician (d. 2001)
14th of May 1919 BIRTHDAY John Hope, American meteorologist (d. 2002)
14th of May 1921 BIRTHDAY Richard Deacon, American actor (d. 1984)
14th of May 1921 BIRTHDAY Arve Opsahl, Norwegian actor (d. 2007)
14th of May 1922 BIRTHDAY Franjo Tu?man, Croatian politician (d. 1999)
14th of May 1923 BIRTHDAY Mrinal Sen, Indian film director
14th of May 1923 BIRTHDAY Adnan Pachachi, Iraqi politician
14th of May 1925 BIRTHDAY Sophie Kurys, American baseball player
14th of May 1925 BIRTHDAY Patrice Munsel, American opera soprano
14th of May 1925 BIRTHDAY Oona O'Neill, widow of Charlie Chaplin (d. 1991)
14th of May 1925 BIRTHDAY Al Porcino, American jazz trumpet player
14th of May 1926 BIRTHDAY Eric Morecambe, British comedian (d. 1984)
14th of May 1927 BIRTHDAY Herbert W. Franke, Austrian writer
14th of May 1928 BIRTHDAY Will "Dub" Jones, American singer (The Coasters) (d. 2000)
14th of May 1928 BIRTHDAY Brian Macdonald, Canadian dancer
14th of May 1928 BIRTHDAY Frederik H. Kreuger, Dutch scientist and inventor
14th of May 1929 BIRTHDAY Gump Worsley, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 2007)
14th of May 1929 BIRTHDAY Henry McGee, British actor, straight man to Benny Hill (d. 2006)
14th of May 1929 BIRTHDAY Barbara Branden, Canadian writer and lecturer
14th of May 1931 BIRTHDAY Alvin Lucier, American composer
14th of May 1932 BIRTHDAY Robert Bechtle, American painter
14th of May 1933 BIRTHDAY Frank Harte, Irish singer and song collector
14th of May 1933 BIRTHDAY Michael Chevalier, German voice actor
14th of May 1934 BIRTHDAY Sian Phillips, Welsh actress
14th of May 1935 BIRTHDAY Rudi Seligo, Slovenian writer and politician (d. 2004)
14th of May 1936 BIRTHDAY Charlie Gracie, American singer
14th of May 1936 BIRTHDAY Waheeda Rehman, Indian actress
14th of May 1936 BIRTHDAY Bobby Darin, American singer (d. 1973)
14th of May 1940 BIRTHDAY Troy Shondell, American singer
14th of May 1940 BIRTHDAY 'H'. Jones, British Soldier, VC recipient (d. 1982)
14th of May 1942 BIRTHDAY Valeriy Brumel, Soviet high jumper (d. 2003)
14th of May 1942 BIRTHDAY Prentis Hancock, British actor
14th of May 1942 BIRTHDAY Tony Perez, Cuban baseball player
14th of May 1942 BIRTHDAY Rudiger Vogler, German actor
14th of May 1942 BIRTHDAY Byron Dorgan, American politician
14th of May 1943 BIRTHDAY Jack Bruce, Scottish bassist (Cream)
14th of May 1943 BIRTHDAY Olafur Ragnar Grimsson, President of Iceland
14th of May 1943 BIRTHDAY Derek Leckenby, British musician (Herman's Hermits) (d. 1994)
14th of May 1943 BIRTHDAY Elizabeth Ray, American sex scandal figure
14th of May 1944 BIRTHDAY George Lucas, American film director
14th of May 1945 BIRTHDAY George Nicholls, British rugby league footballer
14th of May 1945 BIRTHDAY Yochanan Vollach, Israeli footballer and president of Maccabi Haifa
14th of May 1945 BIRTHDAY Francesca Annis, British actress
14th of May 1947 BIRTHDAY Tamara Dobson, American actress (d. 2006)
14th of May 1948 BIRTHDAY Bob Woolmer, English cricket coach (d. 2007)
14th of May 1949 BIRTHDAY Walter Day, founder of Twin Galaxies
14th of May 1949 BIRTHDAY Klaus-Peter Thaler, German cyclist
14th of May 1950 BIRTHDAY Adolfo Dominguez, Spanish fashion designer
14th of May 1952 BIRTHDAY David Byrne, Scottish-born American musician (Talking Heads)
14th of May 1952 BIRTHDAY Scott Irwin, American wrestler (d. 1987)
14th of May 1952 BIRTHDAY Robert Zemeckis, American film director
14th of May 1952 BIRTHDAY Donald R. McMonagle, American astronaut
14th of May 1953 BIRTHDAY Tom Cochrane, Canadian musician (Red Rider)
14th of May 1953 BIRTHDAY John Rutsey, Canadian drummer (Rush) (d. 2008)
14th of May 1953 BIRTHDAY Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia
14th of May 1954 BIRTHDAY Jens Sparschuh, German writer
14th of May 1955 BIRTHDAY Dennis Martinez, Nicaraguan baseball player
14th of May 1955 BIRTHDAY Peter Kirsten, South African cricketer
14th of May 1957 BIRTHDAY Big Van Vader (born Leon White), American professional wrestler
14th of May 1958 BIRTHDAY Christine Brennan, American sports columnist
14th of May 1959 BIRTHDAY Patrick Bruel, French singer
14th of May 1959 BIRTHDAY Steve Hogarth, British singer (Marillion)
14th of May 1959 BIRTHDAY Rick Vaive, Canadian ice hockey player
14th of May 1960 BIRTHDAY "Dr. Death" Steve Williams, American wrestler (d. 2009)
14th of May 1960 BIRTHDAY Anne Clark, English singer
14th of May 1960 BIRTHDAY Ronan Tynan, Irish singer
14th of May 1961 BIRTHDAY Ulrike Folkerts, German actress
14th of May 1961 BIRTHDAY David Quantick, writer
14th of May 1961 BIRTHDAY Tim Roth, English actor
14th of May 1961 BIRTHDAY Jean Leclerc, French-Canadian singer and songwriter
14th of May 1961 BIRTHDAY Alain Vigneault, Canadian ice hockey coach
14th of May 1962 BIRTHDAY Ian Astbury, English singer (The Cult)
14th of May 1962 BIRTHDAY C. C. DeVille, American musician (Poison)
14th of May 1963 BIRTHDAY Pat Borders, American baseball player
14th of May 1964 BIRTHDAY James M. Kelly, American astronaut
14th of May 1964 BIRTHDAY Eric Peterson, American musician (Testament)
14th of May 1964 BIRTHDAY Suzy Kolber, American sportscaster
14th of May 1965 BIRTHDAY Eoin Colfer, Irish writer
14th of May 1966 BIRTHDAY Mike Inez, American bassist (Alice in Chains, Black Label Society)
14th of May 1966 BIRTHDAY Marianne Denicourt, French actress
14th of May 1966 BIRTHDAY Raphael Saadiq, American vocalist and bassist (Tony! Toni! Tone!)
14th of May 1966 BIRTHDAY Fabrice Morvan, French music artist (Milli Vanilli)
14th of May 1967 BIRTHDAY Tony Siragusa, American football player
14th of May 1969 BIRTHDAY Cate Blanchett, Australian actress
14th of May 1969 BIRTHDAY Danny Wood, American singer (New Kids on the Block)
14th of May 1969 BIRTHDAY Sabine Schmitz, German race driver and television personality
14th of May 1971 BIRTHDAY Sofia Coppola, American director
14th of May 1971 BIRTHDAY Nasha Aziz, Malaysian actress and model
14th of May 1972 BIRTHDAY Gabriel Mann, American actor
14th of May 1972 BIRTHDAY Mark Ruskell, England-born Scottish politician
14th of May 1973 BIRTHDAY Natalie Appleton, Canadian-born singer
14th of May 1973 BIRTHDAY Anais Granofsky, Canadian actress and director
14th of May 1973 BIRTHDAY Voshon Lenard, American basketball player
14th of May 1973 BIRTHDAY Julian White, English rugby player
14th of May 1973 BIRTHDAY Shanice, American singer
14th of May 1974 BIRTHDAY Jennifer Allan, American model
14th of May 1974 BIRTHDAY Krister Axel, American poet and songwriter
14th of May 1975 BIRTHDAY Nicki S?rensen, Danish road bicycle racer
14th of May 1976 BIRTHDAY Hunter Burgan, American bassist (AFI)
14th of May 1976 BIRTHDAY Brian Lawrence, American baseball player
14th of May 1976 BIRTHDAY Martine McCutcheon, British actress
14th of May 1977 BIRTHDAY Sophie Anderton, English model and television personality
14th of May 1977 BIRTHDAY Ada Nicodemou, Australian actress
14th of May 1977 BIRTHDAY Roy Halladay, American baseball player
14th of May 1978 BIRTHDAY Brent Harvey, Australian footballer
14th of May 1978 BIRTHDAY Andre Macanga, Angolan footballer
14th of May 1978 BIRTHDAY Eddie House, American basketball player
14th of May 1978 BIRTHDAY Gustavo Varela, Uruguayan footballer
14th of May 1979 BIRTHDAY Clinton Morrison, English-born Irish footballer
14th of May 1979 BIRTHDAY Carlos Tenorio, Ecuadorian footballer
14th of May 1979 BIRTHDAY Edwige Lawson-Wade, French Basketball player
14th of May 1980 BIRTHDAY Zdenek Grygera, Czech footballer
14th of May 1980 BIRTHDAY Eugene Martineau, Dutch decathlete
14th of May 1980 BIRTHDAY Julia Sebestyen, Hungarian figure skater
14th of May 1980 BIRTHDAY Hugo Southwell, Scottish rugby union player
14th of May 1982 BIRTHDAY Ai Shibata, Japanese swimmer
14th of May 1982 BIRTHDAY BeardyMan, English beatboxer
14th of May 1983 BIRTHDAY Keeley Donovan, English news and weather presenter
14th of May 1983 BIRTHDAY Anahi, Mexican actress and singer (RBD)
14th of May 1983 BIRTHDAY Frank Gore, American football player
14th of May 1983 BIRTHDAY Uros Slokar, Slovenian basketball player
14th of May 1983 BIRTHDAY Amber Tamblyn, American actress
14th of May 1983 BIRTHDAY Tom Welham, British musician (Thirteen Senses)
14th of May 1984 BIRTHDAY Michael Rensing, German footballer
14th of May 1984 BIRTHDAY Gary Ablett, Jr., Australian rules footballer
14th of May 1984 BIRTHDAY Nigel Reo-Coker, English footballer
14th of May 1984 BIRTHDAY Olly Murs, English singer
14th of May 1984 BIRTHDAY Mark Zuckerberg, American internet entrepreneur, co-founder of Facebook
14th of May 1984 BIRTHDAY Luke Gregerson, American baseball player
14th of May 1985 BIRTHDAY Sally Martin, New Zealand actress
14th of May 1985 BIRTHDAY Zack Ryder, American professional wrestler
14th of May 1985 BIRTHDAY Simona Peycheva, Bulgarian rhythmic gymnast
14th of May 1986 BIRTHDAY Alyosha, Ukranian singer
14th of May 1986 BIRTHDAY Sarbel, Greek-born singer
14th of May 1986 BIRTHDAY Andrea Bovo, Italian footballer
14th of May 1986 BIRTHDAY Camila Sodi, Mexican actress
14th of May 1987 BIRTHDAY Franck Songo'o, Cameroonian footballer
14th of May 1987 BIRTHDAY Francois Steyn, South African rugby union player
14th of May 1988 BIRTHDAY Jayne Appel, American basketball player
14th of May 1990 BIRTHDAY Emily Samuelson, American ice dancer
14th of May 1993 BIRTHDAY Miranda Cosgrove, American actress and singer
14th of May 0964 DEATH Pope John XII
14th of May 1470 DEATH Charles VIII of Sweden, king of Sweden and Norway (Born 1409)
14th of May 1574 DEATH Guru Amar Das, third Sikh Guru (Born 1479)
14th of May 1608 DEATH Charles III, Duke of Lorraine (Born 1543)
14th of May 1610 DEATH King Henry IV of France (Born 1553)
14th of May 1643 DEATH King Louis XIII of France (Born 1601)
14th of May 1649 DEATH Friedrich Spanheim, Swiss theologian (Born 1600)
14th of May 1669 DEATH Georges de Scudery, French writer (Born 1601)
14th of May 1688 DEATH Antoine Furetiere, French writer (Born 1619)
14th of May 1754 DEATH Pierre-Claude Nivelle de La Chaussee, French writer (Born 1692)
14th of May 1761 DEATH Thomas Simpson, British mathematician (Born 1710)
14th of May 1818 DEATH Matthew Gregory Lewis, English novelist (Born 1775)
14th of May 1847 DEATH Fanny Mendelssohn, German composer and pianist (Born 1805)
14th of May 1860 DEATH Ludwig Bechstein, German writer (Born 1801)
14th of May 1873 DEATH Gideon Brecher, Austrian physician and writer (Born 1797)
14th of May 1878 DEATH Ookubo Toshimichi, Japanese statesman, samurai, and one of the "three great nobles" who led the Meiji Restoration (Born 1830)
14th of May 1887 DEATH Lysander Spooner, American philosopher (Born 1808)
14th of May 1889 DEATH Volney E. Howard, American politician (Born 1809)
14th of May 1893 DEATH Ernst Kummer, German mathematician (Born 1810)
14th of May 1906 DEATH Carl Schurz, German revolutionary and statesman (Born 1829)
14th of May 1912 DEATH King Frederick VIII of Denmark (Born 1843)
14th of May 1912 DEATH August Strindberg, Swedish playwright, novelist and essayist (Born 1849)
14th of May 1918 DEATH James Gordon Bennett, Jr., American newspaper publisher (Born 1841)
14th of May 1919 DEATH Henry J. Heinz, German-American businessman, founder of the H. J. Heinz Company (Born 1844)
14th of May 1923 DEATH Charles de Freycinet, Prime Minister of France (Born 1828)
14th of May 1925 DEATH H. Rider Haggard, English author (Born 1856)
14th of May 1931 DEATH David Belasco, American theatrical producer (Born 1853)
14th of May 1931 DEATH Denys Finch Hatton, English big-game hunter (Born 1887)
14th of May 1934 DEATH Lou Criger, American baseball player (Born 1872)
14th of May 1936 DEATH Edmund Henry Hynman Allenby, British general (Born 1861)
14th of May 1940 DEATH Emma Goldman, Lithuanian-born anarchist (Born 1869)
14th of May 1943 DEATH Henri La Fontaine, Belgian lawyer, Nobel Peace Prize laureate (Born 1854)
14th of May 1945 DEATH Heber J. Grant, seventh president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Born 1856)
14th of May 1954 DEATH Heinz Guderian, German General (Born 1888)
14th of May 1956 DEATH Joan Malleson, English physician (Born 1889)
14th of May 1957 DEATH Marie Vassilieff, Russian artist (Born 1884)
14th of May 1959 DEATH Sidney Bechet, American jazz saxophonist and clarinetist (Born 1897)
14th of May 1959 DEATH Infanta Maria Antonia of Portugal, mother of Empress Zita of Austria (Born 1862)
14th of May 1962 DEATH Florence Auer, American actress (Born 1880)
14th of May 1968 DEATH Husband E. Kimmel, American admiral (Born 1882)
14th of May 1969 DEATH Frederick Lane, Australian swimmer (Born 1888)
14th of May 1970 DEATH Billie Burke, American actress (Born 1884)
14th of May 1973 DEATH Jean Gebser, German-born author, linguist and poet (Born 1905)
14th of May 1976 DEATH Keith Relf, British singer and musician (The Yardbirds) (Born 1943)
14th of May 1980 DEATH Hugh Griffith, Welsh actor (Born 1912)
14th of May 1982 DEATH Hugh Beaumont, American actor (Born 1909)
14th of May 1982 DEATH Lady of Ro, Greek patriot (Born 1890)
14th of May 1983 DEATH Roger J. Traynor, American judge (Born 1900)
14th of May 1983 DEATH Miguel Aleman Valdes, President of Mexico (Born 1900)
14th of May 1984 DEATH Walter Rauff, German colonel (Born 1906)
14th of May 1985 DEATH Barbara Yung Mei-ling, Hong Kong actress (Born 1959)
14th of May 1987 DEATH Rita Hayworth, American actress (Born 1918)
14th of May 1987 DEATH Vitomil Zupan, Slovenian writer (Born 1914)
14th of May 1988 DEATH Willem Drees, Prime Minister of the Netherlands (Born 1886)
14th of May 1989 DEATH Mary Lalopoulou, Greek actress (Born 1926)
14th of May 1991 DEATH Jiang Qing, widow of Mao Zedong (Born 1914)
14th of May 1992 DEATH Lyle Alzado, American football player (Born 1949)
14th of May 1992 DEATH Nie Rongzhen, Chinese Communist military leader (Born 1899)
14th of May 1993 DEATH Patrick Haemers, Belgian criminal (Born 1953)
14th of May 1993 DEATH William Randolph Hearst Jr., American newspaper magnate (Born 1908)
14th of May 1995 DEATH Christian B. Anfinsen, American chemist, Nobel laureate (Born 1916)
14th of May 1997 DEATH Harry Blackstone, Jr., American stage magician (Born 1934)
14th of May 1998 DEATH Frank Sinatra, American singer and actor (Born 1915)
14th of May 1998 DEATH Marjory Stoneman Douglas, American conservationist (Born 1890)
14th of May 2000 DEATH Obuchi Keizo, Prime Minister of Japan (Born 1937)
14th of May 2003 DEATH Wendy Hiller, British actress (Born 1912)
14th of May 2003 DEATH Dave DeBusschere, American basketball player (Born 1940)
14th of May 2003 DEATH Robert Stack, American actor (Born 1919)
14th of May 2004 DEATH Anna Lee, British actress (Born 1913)
14th of May 2006 DEATH Eva Norvind, Mexican actress (Born 1944)
14th of May 2006 DEATH Lew Anderson, American actor and bandleader (Born 1922)
14th of May 2006 DEATH Stanley Kunitz, American poet (Born 1905)
14th of May 2007 DEATH Mary Goldsmith, American ceramist (Born 1908)
14th of May 2007 DEATH Ulo Jogi, Estonian freedom fighter (Born 1921)
14th of May 2010 DEATH Goh Keng Swee, former Deputy Prime Minister of Singapore (Born 1918)
14th of May 2011 DEATH Derek Boogaard, Canadian professional hockey player (Born 1982)

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