May 14 (Gogatsujuyoka, Gogatsujuyonnichi) is the 134th day from the beginning of the year (135th day in a leap year) in the Gregorian calendar, and there are 231 days left until the end of the year.
996 (April 24, 2nd year of Chotoku) --Ishu Fujiwara, who fought for the position of Kampaku with Fujiwara no Michinaga, is relegated to the commander-in-chief.
1019 (April 7, 3rd year of Kannin) --The entrance of Toi.
1264-Second Barons' War: Battle of Lewes. King Henry III of England is captured by Simon De Montfort.
1607-Builds Jamestown, Britain's first permanent colony in North America.
1610-King Henry IV of France is assassinated.
1643-Louis XIV becomes king of France at the age of four.
1747-War of the Austrian Succession: First Battle of Cape Finistere
1796-Edward Jenner uses cowpox pus (vaccinia) for the first time for an 8-year-old boy.
1801-Pasha of the Ottoman Empire, Tripoli, cuts off the Star-Spangled Banner of the United States Consulate in Tripoli. Trigger the First Barbary War.
1804-The Lewis and Clark Expedition departs Camp Dubois to explore the land route to the Pacific Ocean.
1811-Paraguay becomes independent of Spain.
1868 (April 19, 1868) --Yang Earth Dragon: Battle of Utsunomiya Castle
1870-The first rugby football game in New Zealand.
1874-The world's first American football game is played at Harvard University.
1878-Lord of Home Affairs Toshimichi Okubo is assassinated. (Kioizaka Incident)
1888-The first Meiji song is announced.
1889 --The first section of the Osaka Railway, Minatomachi (currently JR Namba) --Kashiwabara (currently the Kansai Main Line) opens.
1900-The 2nd Summer Olympic Games and Paris Games are held. Until October 28th.
1910-Japan-British Exhibition held in London. Until October 29th.
1913-The Rockefeller Foundation is approved for establishment.
1925-Virginia Woolf's novel Mrs. Dalloway is published.
1927-German cruise liner "Cup Arkona" is launched.
1928-Taichu disrespectful incident occurs.
1930-Carlsbad Caverns National Park is established.
1932-Charlie Chaplin first visits Japan.
1935-Philippines ratifies the Independence Agreement.
1935-Held the first major league baseball night game in Cincinnati.
1939-Lina Medina gives birth to the youngest child in the world at 5 years, 7 months and 21 days.
1940-WWII Battle in the Netherlands: Nazi Germans bomb Rotterdam and the Netherlands surrender.
1940-The Volunteer Fighting Corps (later Home Guard) is established in England.
1945-World War II Air Raids on Japan: Nagoya Castle burns down in the Nagoya air raids.
1948-Israel declares its founding. On the same day, the five Arab League countries declare a war against Israel, and the First Middle East War begins.
1955-Eight communist countries, including the Soviet Union, sign the Warsaw Pact for mutual military aid.
1955-United States conducts a nuclear test off San Diego. (Operation Wigwam)
1963-Kuwait joins the United Nations.
1971-The 48th yokozuna Taiho retires. To his first generation senior.
1972-Promulgation and enforcement of the Flame Bottle Punishment Law.
1973-The first space station in the United States, "Skylab," is launched.
1991-Shigaraki Kogen Railway train collision accident occurs.
1991-Fuji of the 58th yokozuna Chiyo retires.
1997-Air Canada, Lufthansa, Scandinavian Airlines, Thai Airways International, United