Momentous events in history: 14 may 2018

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On this day, 14 may – the most interesting thing that has happened in Ukraine and the world!

Holidays:

Georgia – Tamarama (memorial Day of Queen Tamara).

Israel – independence Day.

Iran – Day anti-Smoking fatwas.

Liberia – Day integration.

Malawi – Kamuzu Day.

Philippines – The Constitution Day.

Story:

1878 the Name “vaseline” patented as a trademark.

1900 – opening of the II summer Olympic games in Paris (France).

1948 – Proclaimed state of Israel.

1973 – took Place in orbit the first American space station.

1975 – Dynamo Kiev won the first soccer Cup of Cups.

1981 – the Government of the Republic of Malta adopted a Declaration of neutrality.

Born on this day:

1553 – Margaret of Valois, Queen of France (1589-1599), wife of Henry IV.

1771 – Robert Owen, British industrialist and utopian socialist .

1884 – Claudius Dornier, German aircraft designer and entrepreneur.

1961 – Tim Roth, English actor.

1969 – cate Blanchett, Australian actress.

1975 – Svyatoslav Vakarchuk, Ukrainian musician, leader of the band “Okean Elzy”.

1984 – mark Zuckerberg, founder and CEO of social network Facebook.

1993 – Miranda Cosgrove, American actress and singer.

Died:

1610 – Henry IV of Bourbon, king of France (1589-1610), founder of the French Bourbon kings.

1991 – Jiang Qing, wife of Chinese Communist leader Mao Zedong.

1998 – Frank Sinatra, American singer, actor and showman.

2015 B. B. king, American Blues guitarist, singer, songwriter.

Birthday:

Yefim, Ignatius, Makar,Nina, Makar.