On This Day

What Happened on August 14, 1940

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Dutch Premier De Geer vacations in Switzerland

Famous Birthdays

  • Darrell George "Dash" Crofts, American singer (Seals & Crofts-Summer Breeze), born in Cisco, Texas
  • Galen Hall, American Football Coach (University of Florida, Orlando Thunder, Rhein Fire), born in Altoona, Pennsylvania
  • Judith Kazantzis, English poet and feminist, born in Oxford, England (d. 2018)