Highlighting a Tornado Before 1950
from Significant Tornadoes by Thomas Grazulis!
July 14, 1893: Two men were killed at a sawmill on the south edge of Stillwater, MN. All buildings at the sawmill and brickyard were destroyed. Six people were injured. Grazulis rated this tornado F2.
Tornado and Other Weather Events From On This Day
On the evening of July 14 into the morning of July 15, 1995, the “Ontario-Adirondacks Derecho” blasted across Ontario and into New England. It caused $500,000,000 in damage, killed seven people, and injured several others. Source.
Jane Lynch was born July 14, 1960, in Dolton, Illinois. She is a television and film actress and comedian who specialized in playing off-kilter characters with strong (often tyrannical) personalities. She was best known for her work on the television series Glee (2009–15) Source: Britannica.
On this day in 1989: Michael Jackson gave himself a place in the Guinness Book of World Records for setting a new attendance record, when he played the first of seven nights at Wembley Stadium in London. The shows on his Bad World Tour were attended by a total of 504,000 fans beating the record previously held by Genesis, with four sold out nights. Get into the groove with more music trivia at thisdayinmusic.com!
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