24th of February, 2014

The 24th of February, 2014, fell on a Monday. Day 55 of 2014. Decade: 2010s.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 24th of February, 2014:

  • Ghostbusters actor Harold Ramis passes away.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 24th of February, 2014:

  • United States: Dark Horse - Katy Perry featuring Juicy J
  • United Kingdom: Rather Be - Clean Bandit featuring Jess Glynne

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "The LEGO Movie" 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 February, 2014.

  • 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.

  • Jennifer Lawrence

    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.

  • Twitch Plays Pokemon

    A game called "Twitch Plays Pokemon" goes viral in this period.

  • Ukraine Crisis

    The Ukraine Crisis is continuing to worsen as protesters gain control of administration buildings and the Ukrainian parliament votes to remove the president. In response, President Yanukovych denounces what he describes as a "coup". As clashes continue and the violence begins to worsen, Yanukovych flees the capital of Kiev. A few days later, a warrant is issued for his arrest. Late in February, pro-Russian gunmen seize buildings in the city of Simferopol in Crimea.

  • Ugandan Law against Homosexuality

    There is widespread condemnation after Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni signs a law that punishes homosexuality with 14 years in prison.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 24th of February:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 5 years, 8 months and 21 days have passed since the 24th of February, 2014.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 09 of 2014.
  • Leap Year: 2014 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 24th of February, 2014, will be 5 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1393200000.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 24th of February, 2014:

  • 2nd of February, 2014: Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman dies after a drug overdose.
  • 18th of February, 2014: The Ukrainian Revolution begins.
  • 2nd of March, 2014: The 86th Academy Awards are held. Matthew McConaughey wins Best Actor for his role as Ron Woodroof in Dallas Buyers Club. Cate Blanchett wins Best Actress for her role as Jeanette "Jasmine" Francis in Blue Jasmine
  • 8th of March, 2014: Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappears from radar.
  • 21st of March, 2014: Actor James Rebhorn passes away after a long battle with skin cancer.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 24th of February, 2014, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2014 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 24th of February, 2014 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of February will have the birthstone Amethyst.

Weather

Weather information for the 24th of February, 2014:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 10.8 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a windy day. There were 4 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 22.0 degrees Fahrenheit. -5.56 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Snow was reported. Precipitation: 0.25cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 10.17 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on the 24th of February, 2014.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 24th of February, 2014 was probably conceived around the 17th of May, 2013. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 24th of February, 2014 is the 4th of December, 2014. (Rough Estimate).

24th of February

Events that have occurred on the 24th of February:


Television

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.

Computer Games

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 February, 2014.

Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 24th of February, 2014.

  • 2,090 days have passed since this date.
  • 180,576,000 seconds have passed since the 24th of February, 2014.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 210,672,000 times.
  • Since the 24th of February, 2014, earth has travelled approximately 93,177,216,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 30,096,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 15,529,536 steps. That's about 6,902 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,166,912 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Comments

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