August 14th is the 226th day in the Gregorian calendar. In 1917, China declared war on Germany and Austria in WWI. In 1935, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Social Security Act, creating pensions and unemployment insurance. In 1945, President Truman announced Japan's surrender in WWII. Steve Martin, Halle Berry and Mila Kunis were all born on August 14th. National Victory-over-Japan Day is celebrated on August 14th.
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