Events that occurred on 14 October.
 On Earth
- 1924 - Philologist Brian Miller, student and friend of J.R.R. Tolkien, is born.
- 1947 - Author David Day is born.
- 1948 - Narrator Gerard Murphy is born.
- 1958 - J.R.R. Tolkien writes Letter 211.
- 2005 - Author and artist Bernie Zuber dies.
- 2007 - Ring*Con 2007 in Fulda, Germany.
 In Arda
- F.A. 495:
- T.A. 3018: