On This Day: August 14th
This is 227th day of the year and 139 days remain in the year.
The Social Security Act became law.
Pakistan became independent of British rule.
The largest blackout in North American history hit the northeast.
August 14 BirthdaysJohn GalsworthyPronunciation: [gôlz´wûrðE, galz´–]
1867–1933, English novelist and dramatist.
Halle Berryactress, model
Magic Johnsonbasketball player
Ernest Everett Justbiologist, educator