Happy May 14th!
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May 14th Holidays
- Dance Like a Chicken Day
- International Dylan Thomas Day
- National Buttermilk Biscuit Day
- National Dance Like A Chicken Day
- National Underground America Day
- The Stars and Stripes Forever Day
May 14th Zodiac Sign is Taurus
Taurus is the second astrological sign in the present zodiac. The Sun is in the sign of Taurus.
Ruling planet: Venus
Zodiac quality: Fixed
Birthstones: Emerald, Diamond, Sapphire, Garnet, Rose quartz
Famous Tauruses: Dwayne Johnson, Queen Elizabeth II, Megan Fox, George Clooney, Adele, Mark Zuckerberg, Shakespeare, David Beckham, Princess Charlotte of Cambridge
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May 14th Trivia
- 1264 – Battle of Lewes: Henry III of England is captured and forced to sign the Mise of Lewes, making Simon de Montfort the effective ruler of England.
- 1610 – Henry IV of France is assassinated, bringing Louis XIII to the throne.
- 1643 – Four-year-old Louis XIV becomes King of France upon the death of his father, Louis XIII.
- 1796 – Edward Jenner administers the first smallpox inoculation.
- 1804 – The Lewis and Clark Expedition departs from Camp Dubois and begins its historic journey by traveling up the Missouri River.
- 1925 – Virginia Woolf’s novel Mrs Dalloway is published.
- 1969 – Cate Blanchett, actress, is born in Melbourne, Australia.
- 1973 – Skylab, the United States’ first space station, is launched.
- 1984 – Mark Zuckerberg, founder of Facebook is born in White Plains, NY
- 1984 – The #1 song on the Hot 100 Billboard was, “Hello,” by Lionel Richie.
- 1990 – The #1 movie was, “Bird on a Wire,” starring Mel Gibson, Goldie Hawn and David Carradine..
- 2016 – The world’s oldest person, Susannah Mushatt Jones, died in New York at the age of 116.
- 2017 – North Korea test-fired another ballistic missile Sunday in defiance of South Korea’s new president, Moon Jae-in, who was sworn in Wednesday.
- 2018 – Dozens of people die in Gaza fence protest as U.S. moves embassy to Jerusalem.
- 2019 – Tim Conway, star of the Carol Burnett Show, passes away.