World Standards Day From iso.org/world-standards-day.html : “Each year on 14 October, the members of the IEC, ISO and ITU celebrate World Standards Day, which is a means of paying tribute to the collaborative efforts of thousands of experts worldwide who develop the voluntary technical agreements that are published as International Standards. World Standards Day 2021 is about our shared vision for a better world . Learn more about the theme in this message from IEC, ISO and ITU.”
October 14th Horoscope
Date range: September 23 – October 22
Color: Pink, Green
Lucky Numbers: 4, 6, 13, 15, 24
Personality Traits: Cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, stable, common sense, social but upsets easily, holds grudges, plays the victim
Famous Libras: Neve Cambell, Kate Winslet, Jesse Eisenberg, Sigourney Weaver, Hugh Jackman, Matt Damon, Naomi Watts, Will Smith, Viggo Mortenson, Zac Effron, Gwyneth Paltrow, Clive Owen, Hillary Duff, Tim Robbins, John Krasinski, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Alicia Silverstone, Susan Surandon, Eminem, Elisabeth Shue.
October 14th History
1586 – Mary, Queen of Scots, goes on trial for conspiracy against Queen Elizabeth I of England.
1890 – Dwight D. Eisenhower, 34th U.S. President, was born in Denison, TX.
1894 – E. E. Cummings, American poet was born in Cambridge, MA.
1912 – Former president Theodore Roosevelt is shot by John Flammang Schrank but with the bullet still in his chest, he delivers his scheduled speech.
1926 – The children’s book Winnie-the-Pooh, by A. A. Milne, is first published.
1927 – Roger Moore, Actor was born in Stockwell, London, United Kingdom.
1936 – The #1 song is Pennies From Heaven by Bing Crosby.