80 Years Ago—Sept. 14, 1940: At ports in France and the Low Countries, RAF and Royal Navy destroy German barges loading for the invasion of England.
In Romania, Gen. Ion Antonescu of the Iron Guard establishes a fascist dictatorship.
75 Years Ago—Sept. 14, 1945: US War Refugee Board is dissolved; it had helped 200,000 European Jews and brought 1000 to the US.