What Happened On 19th January 2014 In History

January 19th (2014) was a Sunday. It's the 18th day of the year (19th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 347 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 19th January, 2014

  • » A 2014 Bannu bombing known as bomb attack on an army convoy in the city of Bannu kills at least 26 soldiers and injures 38 others.

January 19th Famous Deaths for 2014

  • » Azaria Alon, Ukrainian-Israeli environmentalist, co-founded the Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel (b. 1918)
  • » Christopher Chataway, English runner, journalist, and politician (b. 1931)
  • » Steven Fromholz, American singer-songwriter, producer, and poet (b. 1945)
  • » Al Lerner (composer) named Al Lerner, American pianist and composer (b. 1919)
  • » Michael Sporn, American animator, director, and producer (b. 1946)
  • » Ben Starr (American producer) e.g Ben Starr, American playwright, screenwriter, and producer (b. 1921)
  • » Stanley Jeyaraja Tambiah, Sri Lankan-American anthropologist and academic (b. 1929)
  • » Bert Williams (footballer) called Bert Williams, English footballer (b. 1920)

January 19th Holidays in History

  • » Birthday of Edgar Allan Poe (commemorated by the Poe Toaster at his grave in Baltimore)
  • » Christian Feast Day:
  • » Bishop Henry called Henry of Uppsala
  • » Marius, Martha, Audifax, and Abachum
  • » St. Mark of Ephesus e.g Mark of Ephesus
  • » Pontianus of Spoleto
  • » Wulfstan (Bishop of Worcester) named Wulfstan, Bishop of Worcester
  • » January 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Confederate Memorial Day known as Confederate Heroes Day (Texas), and its related observance:
  • » Robert E. Lee Day (Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia (U.S. state) e.g Georgia and Mississippi)
  • » Theophany / Epiphany (feast) e.g Epiphany (Eastern Orthodoxy called Eastern and Oriental Orthodoxy), and its related observances:
  • » Timkat, or 20 during Leap Year (Ethiopian Orthodox)

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