What Happened On 15th April 2014 In History

April 15th (2014) was a Tuesday. It's the 104th day of the year (105th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 261 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 15th April, 2014

  • » More than 200 female students are declared missing after a 2014 Chibok kidnapping named mass kidnapping in Borno State, Nigeria.
  • » A total April 2014 lunar eclipse named lunar eclipse occurs, producing a Blood Moon.

April 15th Famous Deaths for 2014

  • » Júnior (Filipino singer) called Júnior, Filipino-Spanish singer and actor (b. 1943)
  • » Little Joe Cook, American singer-songwriter (b. 1922)
  • » Shane Gibson (musician) named Shane Gibson, American guitarist (stOrk and Jonathan Davis and the SFA) (b. 1979)
  • » John Houbolt, American engineer and academic (b. 1919)
  • » Eliseo Verón, Argentinian sociologist and academic (b. 1935)
  • » Owen Woodhouse, New Zealand commander and jurist (b. 1916)

April 15th Holidays in History

  • » Christian Calendar of saints e.g Feast Day:
  • » Abbo II of Metz
  • » Father Damien and Sister Marianne Cope (Episcopal Church (USA))
  • » Hunna
  • » Paternus e.g Paternus of Avranches
  • » April 15 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Father Damien e.g Father Damien Day (Hawaii)
  • » Earliest day on which Sechseläuten can fall, while April 21 is the latest; celebrated on the third Monday in April. (Zurich)
  • » Fordicidia (Roman Empire)
  • » Hillsborough Disaster Memorial (Anfield at Liverpool)
  • » Jackie Robinson Day (Major League Baseball)
  • » Latest day on which New Year festivals in Southern Asia called South and Southeast Asian cultures can fall. (see April 14)
  • » Tax Day, the official deadline for filing an individual Tax return (United States) or tax return (or requesting an extension). (United States, Philippines)

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