August 14th in New York history

πŸ“ On This Day πŸ“

74 years ago on August 14th, 1945

V-J Day celebration takes place in Times Square after Japan surrenders in World War II

16 years ago on August 14th, 2003

A cascading power outage plunges millions into darkness across the northeast


🌎 World History 🌏

Library of Congress  •  New York Times  •  BBC  •  Wikipedia


🌞 Weather Records 🌞

Record High: 99Β°F in 1988
Record Low: 54Β°F in 1964


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