14 January It Happened Today
1742 Death of Sir Edmund Halley, British Astronomer Royal.
1878 Alexander Graham Bell gives Queen Victoria a demonstration of his new invention, the telephone.
1941 Birth of American actress Faye Dunaway.
1957 Death of American actor Humphrey Bogart.
1977 Death of former British prime minister, Sir Anthony Eden.
1986 The Voyager 2 spacecraft passes within 50625 miles of the planet Uranus.