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Aug 14, 2018

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Events:


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History Facts:


14-08-0410 Alaric sacks Rome
14-08-1248 Construction of Cologne Cathedral is begun
14-08-1385 Portuguese defeat Castilians at Aljubarrota retain independence
14-08-1457 Oldest exactly dated printed book (c. 3 years after Gutenberg)
14-08-1756 French capture Ft. Oswego N.Y
14-08-1846 Henry David Thoreau jailed for tax resistance
14-08-1848 Oregon Territory created
14-08-1880 Construction of Cologne Cathedral is completed
14-08-1900 Intl forces including US Marines enter Beijing to put down the Boxer Rebellion which was aimed at ridding China of foreigners.
14-08-1912 2 500 US marines invade Nicaragua; US remains until 1925
14-08-1917 China declares war on Germany & Austria at start of WW I
14-08-1919 Yankee Muddy Ruel hits into a triple play
14-08-1935 Social Security Act became law
14-08-1941 Atlantic Charter signed by FDR & Churchill
14-08-1945 VJ Day - Japan unconditionally surrendered to end WW II
14-08-1947 Pakistan gains independence from Britain
14-08-1951 Newspaper publisher William Randolph Hearst died in Beverly Hills
14-08-1958 Canadian Football League plays 1st game (Winnipeg 29 Edmonton 21)
14-08-1962 US mail truck in Plymouth Mass robbed of more than $1.5 million
14-08-1966 1st US lunar orbiter
14-08-1969 British troops intervened militarily in Northern Ireland
14-08-1973 US bombs Cambodia
14-08-1977 77 691 see NY Cosmos beat Ft Lauderdale Strikers 8-3 at Giant Stad

Famous Birthdays:


14-08-1777 Hans Christian Oersted, physicist, chemist
14-08-1867 John Galsworthy, English author (Forsyte Saga) (Nobel 1932)
14-08-1901 Sir James Pitman, English educator, publisher, phonetic speller
14-08-1903 John Ringling North, circus director
14-08-1920 Nehemiah Persoff, Actor
14-08-1924 Maurice Richard, NHL player
14-08-1925 Russell Baker, columnist
14-08-1926 Alice Ghostly, in Montana
14-08-1926 Buddy Greco, Singer
14-08-1941 David Crosby, rocker
14-08-1941 Connie Smith, in Elkhart, Indiana, singer
14-08-1944 Robyn Smith, jockey
14-08-1946 Susan St. James, (MacMillan & Wife, Kate & Allie) LA
14-08-1950 Princess Anne, of England
14-08-1952 Deborah Meyer, swimmer in Annapolis Maryland
14-08-1958 Earvin (Magic) Johnson, NBA star (LA Lakers)

Date Format By Country

Afghanistan, Japan : 2018-08-14
Argentina, Bahrain, Barbados, Bolivia, Brunei, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Indonesia, Jamaica, Jordan, Kuwait, Laos, Lebanon, Libya, Malaysia, Malta, Moldova, Mexico, Monaco, Morocco, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Oman, Palau, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Qatar, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Singapore, Sudan, Suriname, Syria, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zimbabwe : 14-08-2018
Federated States of Micronesia : 08-14-2018
Australia, Belize : 14-08-2018 or 08-14-2018
Macau, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, United Kingdom : 2018-08-14 or 14-08-2018
Albania : 2018-08-14 or 14/08/2018
Algeria, Brazil, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Thailand : 14/08/2018
Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greenland, Iceland, Kyrgyzstan, Liechtenstein, Macedonia, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey : 14.08.2018
Austria : 14.8.2018 or 14.8.18 or 14. August 2018 or 14. August 18
Bangladesh : 14-08-18 or 18-08-14
Belgium : 14-08-2018
Turkmenistan : 14.08.2018 or 14.08.18
Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia : 14. 8. 2018. or 14. August 2018.
Czech Republic : 14. 8. 2018 or 14. August 2018
Cambodia : 2018-08-14 or 14-08-2018
Canada : 14-08-2018 or 2018 08 14 or 14/08/18 or Aug/14/2018 or Aug 14, 2018 or August 14, 2018 or August-14-18 or 2018-08-14 or 14 August 2018
China, Lithuania, Taiwan - Republic of China : 2018-08-14
Denmark : 14-08-2018 or 14-08-18 or 2018-08-14 or 20180814 or 14. August 2018 or 14/8-18 or 14/8-2018
Estonia : 14.8.2018 or 14. August 2018
Finland, Serbia : 14.8.2018 or 14. August 2018
France, Ireland : 14/08/2018 or 14-08-2018
Germany : 14.08.18 or 14.8.18 or 14.08.2018 or 14.8.2018 or 2018-08-14 or 14. August 2018
Hong Kong : 14/08/18 or 14/8/18 or 14/08/2018 or 14/8/2018 or 2018/08/14
Hungary : 2018. 08. 14.
India : 14-08-2018 or 20180814 or 2018 08 14 or 2018-08-14
Iran : 2018/08/14 or 18/8/14 or 2018-08-14 or 14 August 2018
Kazakhstan : 2018.14.08 or 14.08.2018 or 14.08.18
Kenya : 18/08/14 or 14/08/2018 or 8/14/2018
Korea : 2018.08.14 or 2018/08/14
Latvia : 14.08.2018 or 2018.08.14
Luxembourg : 14/08/2018 or 14.8.2018
Maldives : th 2018f August, 2018 or 14.08.2018 or 14.08.18 or 14/08/18 or 14/08/2018 or 14-08-18 or 14-08-2018
Mongolia : 2018.08.14
Montenegro : 14.8.2018
Netherlands : 14-08-18 or 14-08-2018 or 14 August 18 or 14 August 2018
Nigeria : 14/08/18
Norway : 14.08.2018 or 140818 or 2018-08-14 or 14/8-18
Pakistan, Spain : 14/08/18 or 14/08/2018
Philippines : August 14, 2018 or 14-08-2018
Portugal : 14/08/2018 or 14-08-2018 or 2018-08-14
Poland : 14.08.2018
Romania : 14.08.2018 or 14-Aug-2018
Russia : 14.08.2018 or 14.08.18
Saudi Arabia : 14/08/2018 or 08/14/2018
Slovakia : 14. 08. 2018
Slovenia : 2018.08.14 or 14.8.2018 or 14. August 2018
South Africa : 2018-08-14 or 14/8/18
Sweden : 2018-08-14 or 14/8 2018 or 14/8 -18 or 14.08.2018
Ukraine : 14.08.18 or 14.08.2018 or 14/08/2018
United States of America : 08/14/18 or 08/14/2018 or 14 August 2018 or 14 Aug 2018 or 2018-08-14
Uzbekistan : 14.08.2018 or 14/08 2018

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