May 14th Holidays, Trivia and Zodiac

May 14th Holidays

May 14th Zodiac Sign is Taurus

Taurus is the second astrological sign in the present zodiac. The Sun is in the sign of Taurus.

Horoscope Zodiac Astrology Sign Taurus PillowTime period: April 20 – May 21
Element: Earth
Ruling planet: Venus
Symbol: Bull
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

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
  • 2016 – The world’s oldest person, Susannah Mushatt Jones, died Thursday night 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,

Sources: Wiki, The Week

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