May 14 is the 134th day (135th day of a leap year) in the Gregorian calendar.
1787 - Prince Amir bin Sultan Kuning, a nobleman of the Kingdom of Banjar who is also the grandfather of Prince Antasari is captured by the Dutch, then exiled to Sri Lanka, after holding a resistance against the Dutch with 3,000 of his followers.
1940 - World War II: The Netherlands surrenders to Germany.
1948 - Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion reads the Declaration on the Establishment of the State of Israel to the public in Tel Aviv.
1955 - Cold War: The Warsaw Pact is signed by 8 communist bloc countries.
1962 - Attempt to assassinate President Soekarno: during Eid al-Adha prayers at the State Palace, a DI/TII rebel opened fire at President Soekarno and injured Zainul Arifin.
1945 – Yochanan Vollach, Israeli football player.
1946 - S. Tidjab, writer of radio plays, stories and screenplays for Indonesian films/sinetrons.
1959 – Patrick Bruel, popular singer, songwriter, actor, and professional poker player from France.
1969 - George Lucas, Director, Screenwriter.
1979 - Ersa Mayori, Indonesian presenter.
1980 - Zdeněk Grygera, Czech Republic footballer.
1984 - Mark Zuckerberg, the American founder of the social network Facebook.
1993 - Meitha Thamrin, Indonesian actress
1993 - Miranda Cosgrove, American actress and singer.
1994 - Gerald Yohanes Putra, actor from Indonesia
1999 - Victor Anggit, Indonesian actor, model, singer
Holidays and anniversaries
1931 - Ascension of Jesus Christ.
1942 - Ascension of Jesus Christ.
1953 - Ascension of Jesus Christ.
1976 - Vesak 2520 BE.
1978 - Pentecost.
1989 - Pentecost.
2015 - Ascension of Jesus Christ.
2026 - Ascension of Jesus Christ.
2037 - Ascension of Jesus Christ.13 May - 14 May - 15 May