The 24th of January, 2014, fell on a Friday. Day 24 of 2014. Decade: 2010s.
On This Date
Events that occurred on the 24th of January, 2014:
Football: Juan Mata signs for Manchester United.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 24th of January, 2014:
United States: Timber - Pitbull featuring Kesha
United Kingdom: Happy - Pharrell Williams
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Lone Survivor" was at the top of the box office on this date.
News Topics, Fads & Culture
Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 24th of January, 2014.
A mobile app game called Flappy Bird is beginning to take off in popularity
2014 in movies.
Popular movies in 2014 included Transformers: Age of Extinction, Gone Girl, The Equalizer, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, Guardians of the Galaxy, Maleficent, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1, X-Men: Days of Future Past, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Annabelle, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, The Amazing Spider-Man 2 and Interstellar.
American actress Jennifer Lawrence is listed as FHM's sexiest woman in 2014.
Time Person of the Year 2014
Health care workers fighting against the spread of Ebola are featured as the Time Person of the Year 2014.
2014 in music.
Popular music artists in 2014 included Bastille, Passenger, Lorde, Jason Derulo, Pharrell Williams, John Legend, Iggy Azalea, Ariana Grande, Sam Smith, Meghan Trainor, Taylor Swift, Nicki Minaj, Hozier, Maroon 5 and Bobby Shmurda.
Anti-protest laws are passed in Ukraine. Regional government offices in the west of Ukraine are stormed by protesters as a result. At the end of January, Prime Minister Mykola Azarov resigns and the anti-protest laws are reversed. Kiev City Hall is still being occupied by protesters.
Justin Bieber hits the headlines when he is arrested on suspicion of drink driving in Miami Beach.
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 24th of January:
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
How I Met Your Mother - Sictom starring Neil Patrick Harris.
Two and a Half Men - Starring Charlie Sheen.
Dora the Explorer - Kid's TV series.
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
DayZ - Survival video game.
Rust - Survival video game.
Call of Duty: Ghosts - Developed by Infinity Ward.
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag - The fourth game in the series.
Battlefield 4 - Military FPS game.
Grand Theft Auto V - The long-awaited fifth game in the series. Starring Michael De Santa, Franklin Clinton and Trevor Philips.
Dota 2 - Multiplayer online battle game.
The Last of Us - Survival horror game that was released for the PlayStation 3.
How old was I?
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 24th of January, 2014.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 24th of January, 2014.
2,145 days have passed since this date.
185,328,000 seconds have passed since the 24th of January, 2014.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 216,216,000 times.
Since the 24th of January, 2014, earth has travelled approximately 95,629,248,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 30,888,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 15,938,208 steps. That's about 7,084 miles!
Since this date, 2,223,936 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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