April 14, 2023 was the 104th day of the year 2023 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 261 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Friday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Kin'yōbi.
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Zodiac & Birthstone
Aries is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Diamond is the modern birthstone for this month. Opal is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
April 14 Historical Event(s)
Battle of Forum Gallorum: Mark Antony, besieging Julius Caesar’s assassin Decimus Junius Brutus Albinus in Mutina, defeats the forces of the consul Pansa, who is wounded.
The foundation stone of Cathedral St. Peter and St. Paul in Nantes, France is laid.
Bussa, a slave in British-ruled Barbados, leads a slave rebellion and is killed. For this, he is remembered as the first national hero of Barbados.
The Pan-American Union is founded by the First International Conference of American States in Washington, D.C.
The Azusa Street Revival opens and will launch Pentecostalism as a worldwide movement.
World War II: The Ustashe, a Croatian far-right organization is put in charge of the Independent State of Croatia by the Axis Powers after the Axis Operation 25 invasion. Rommel attacks Tobruk.
Osijek, Croatia, is liberated from fascist occupation.
1978 Tbilisi Demonstrations: Thousands of Georgians demonstrate against Soviet attempts to change the constitutional status of the Georgian language.
The Republic of Georgia introduces the post of President after its declaration of independence from the Soviet Union.
The Human Genome Project is completed with 99% of the human genome sequenced to an accuracy of 99.99%.
Who were born on April 14?
Claire Windsor, American actress (d. 1972)
Elizabeth Huckaby, American educator (d. 1999)
Roberto DeVicenzo, Argentine golfer
José Eduardo González Navas, Spanish politician
Lothaire Bluteau, Canadian actor
Avner Dorman, Israeli composer
Jason Wiemer, Canadian ice hockey player
Paul O'Brien, Australian actor
Amy Leach, British theatre director
Graham Phillips, American actor
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