14 October is the 287th day of the year (288th in leap years). There are 78 days remaining.
- 1996: Harry enters Dumbledore's Pensieve and sees his first meeting with Tom Riddle as a boy in the London orphanage where he was living.
Behind the scenes
- 1888: Katherine Mansfield, the Muggle author appearing on J. K. Rowling's website, is born in Wellington, New Zealand.