Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Taurus.
Zodiac Element: Earth.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2014 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
Native American Zodiac: The 1st of May, 2014 falls under the Beaver.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
Age: Anyone born on the 1st of May, 2014, will be 5 years of age.
American Format: 05-01-2014 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2014-05-01. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20140501" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1398898800.
National holidays and famous events that fall on the 1st of May:
May Day / Labour Day (France)
International Workers' Day
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 1st of May, 2014:
United States: Happy - Pharrell Williams
United Kingdom: Hideaway - Kiesza
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "The Other Woman" 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 1st of May, 2014.
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.
Donald Sterling's Ban
On the 29th of April, 2014, the NBA announced that Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling had received a lifetime ban and a fine of $2.5 million dollars.
The 2014 Eurovision song contest is held in Copenhagen, Denmark. Austria win the contest with the song "Rise Like a Phoenix" by Conchita Wurst.
Weather information for the 1st of May, 2014:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 14.2 degrees Celsius. There was heavy rain. It was a cloudy day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 49.9 degrees Fahrenheit. 9.94 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 9.65cm.
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 1st of May, 2014.
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 1st of May, 2014. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 1st of May, 2014.
1,845 days have passed since this date.
159,408,000 seconds have passed since the 1st of May, 2014.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 185,976,000 times.
Since the 1st of May, 2014, earth has travelled approximately 82,254,528,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 26,568,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 13,709,088 steps. That's about 6,093 miles!
Since this date, 1,912,896 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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