1) In 1935, the Hoosier State Fair opened on August 14th in Indianapolis, showcasing Indiana's agriculture and industry.
2) On August 14th, 1862, the Battle of Lone Jack took place in Missouri, where several Indiana soldiers fought as part of the Union army.
3) In 1966, the Indiana State Museum in Indianapolis was dedicated on August 14th, showcasing the state's natural and cultural history.
4) On August 14th, 1848, the Indiana State Agricultural Society was founded in Lafayette, promoting advancements in farming and agriculture across the state.
5) The Indiana University football team played its first ever game on August 14th, 1887, defeating Butler University 20-0.
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