On This Day: May 14th
This is 135th day of the year and 231 days remain in the year.
The Lewis and Clark expedition set out from St. Louis.
British rule in Palestine came to an end as The Jewish National Council proclaimed the State of Israel. Within hours, Israel was under attack from Arab forces.
Skylab, the United States’ first space station, was launched into orbit.
Frank Sinatra died at the age of 82.
May 14 BirthdaysGeorge Lucas1944—, American film director and producer, born in Modesto, Calif.
Robert Owensocial reformer