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.
We have 13 holidays listed for August 14.
National Financial Awareness Day
It's more important than you think. And plus, what’s more fun than financial independence?
Pakistan Independence Day
Present day Pakistan fought to be free of British rule and struggled for their independence.
Anniversary of the Recovery Oued Ed-Dahab
Celebrate Morocco’s independence and the reclamation of their land after nearly a hundred years of occupation.
Get ready to celebrate the proud history of the Falkland Islands and Falklands Day.
Love Your Bookshop Day
It's time to pay a visit to your local bookstore and express your appreciation!
National Spirit of ’45 Day
We pay tribute to those who have inspired, sacrificed, and protected our country for future generations.
National Tattoo Removal Day
Say goodbye to that almost permanent mistake, and make room for something new.
Let’s celebrate Indonesia’s national scouting organization and the world’s largest group of scouts!
US Victory Day
Observe the holiday as a reminder of the end of the war and an opportunity to pay homage to veterans.