The 2nd of April, 2015, fell on a Thursday. Day 92 of 2015. Decade: 2010s.
4 years, 9 months and 21 days have passed since the 2nd of April, 2015.
On This Date
Events that occurred on the 2nd of April, 2015:
A mass shooting at the Garissa University College in Kenya results in 148 deaths.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 2nd of April, 2015:
United States: Uptown Funk - Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars
United Kingdom: Lay Me Down - Sam Smith featuring John Legend
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Home" 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 2nd of April, 2015.
The movie "Spotlight" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2015.
2015 in movies.
Popular movies in 2015 included Room, The Revenant, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Jurassic World, Furious 7, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Minions, Magic Mike XXL, Spectre, Inside Out, Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2, Mad Max: Fury Road, Sicario and The Martian.
English actress Michelle Keegan is named as FHM's sexiest woman in 2015.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is named as the Time Person of the Year for 2015.
European Migrant Crisis
Throughout 2015, media attention became focused on the rising number of refugees and migrants that were attempting to enter Europe.
2015 in music.
Popular music artists in 2015 included Ellie Goulding, The Weeknd, Fetty Wap, Wiz Khalifa, Walk the Moon, Jason Derulo, Ed Sheeran, Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber, Drake, Shawn Mendes, Adele and Omi.
"Uptown Funk" by Mark Ronson (featuring Bruno Mars) would go on to win a Grammy for 2015's Record of the Year.
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 2nd of April:
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Battlefield Hardline - First-person shooter video game developed by Visceral Games.
Dying Light - Open world first person survival horror game.
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare - FPS game.
Destiny - Online FPS game.
How old was I?
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 2nd of April, 2015.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 2nd of April, 2015.
1,755 days have passed since this date.
151,635,600 seconds have passed since the 2nd of April, 2015.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 176,908,200 times.
Since the 2nd of April, 2015, earth has travelled approximately 78,243,969,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 25,272,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 13,040,662 steps. That's about 5,796 miles!
Since this date, 1,819,627 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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