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Frankfurt, Germany - August 14: Two women wearing a Burka on August 14, 2015 in Frankfurt, Germany. (Photo by Michael Gottschalk/Photothek via Getty Images)

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RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 14: Usain Bolt of Jamaica competes in the Men's 100 meter semifinal on Day 9 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 14, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 14: Usain Bolt of Jamaica competes in the Men's 100 meter semifinal on Day 9 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 14, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Couples dancing despite the rain from for the July 14th National Holiday ~ Paris ~ August 14, 1951

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Close but no cigar: A culled shot from Times Square on VJ-Day by Alfred Eisenstaedt not originally published in LIFE Magazine (August 14, 1945). Another frame with sailor and a nurse became the iconic favorite, probably because of the subtleties of their more dramatic pose and their service garb.

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People sit on the curb amongst the confetti, tickertape and paper from the parade celebrating the end of WWII in NYC on VJ Day. August 14, 1...

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On August 14, 1848, Congress created the Oregon Territory, an area encompassing present-day Oregon, Idaho, Washington, and parts of western Montana and Wyoming. Peter Burnett, a Missouri lawyer who joined an expedition to the Oregon Territory in 1843, hoped to make enough money there to repay his accumulated debt.

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VJ Day, Honolulu Hawaii, August 14, 1945

VJ Day, Honolulu Hawaii, August 14, 1945 by Richard Sullivan. "65 Years Ago my Dad shot this film along Kalakaua Ave. in Waikiki capturing spontaneous celebrations that broke out upon first hearing news of the Japanese surrender."

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Your Quick Intro to New York City Airports

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 14: An American Airlines jet taxis on the runway at Laguardia Airport on August 14, 2013 in New York, New York. - Bruce Bennett/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty Images