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January 24th, 2014.

January 24th, 2014, was a Friday. It was day 24 of 2014. The decade was the 2010s.

9 years and 3 days have passed since January 24th, 2014.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Aquarius.

On This Day

What happened on this date?

Notable events that occurred on January 24th, 2014.

  • Football: Juan Mata signs for Manchester United.
Song charts

Popular songs.

On January 24th, 2014, the following songs were at the top of the music charts in the USA and the UK.

  • United States: Timber - Pitbull featuring Kesha
  • United Kingdom: Happy - Pharrell Williams

The Billboard Hot 100 on January 24th, 2014.

A list of songs that were dominating the music charts on this date.

  • Timber - Pitbull Featuring Ke$ha
  • Counting Stars - OneRepublic
  • The Monster - Eminem Featuring Rihanna
  • Royals - Lorde
  • Say Something - A Great Big World & Christina Aguilera
Play the top hits from 2014.
A Spotify playlist of songs from 2014. Let us bring you back to the peak days of Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry, Sam Smith and Sia.
Lone Survivor

Top movie.

The top "Box Office" movie on this date was the film "Lone Survivor".

Take me back to January 24th, 2014!

Let's take a walk down memory lane.

The date is January 24th, 2014, and it's a Friday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Aquarius. Currently, people have "that Friday feeling" and are looking forward to the weekend.

In America, the song Timber by Pitbull featuring Kesha is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Happy by Pharrell Williams is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States, and the movie Lone Survivor is at the top of the Box Office.

In the United Kingdom, David Cameron is the current Prime Minister. Video rental stores such as Blockbuster are continuing to close their doors at the moment. This is due to the increasing popularity of online streaming services such as Netflix and Hulu. A social networking website called Vine is extremely popular at the moment.

A new Internet meme called "Doge", which consists of an image of a Shiba Inu dog with broken English written on it, is being shared online at the moment. A mobile game called "Flappy Bird" is currently surging in popularity. It is 2014, so the music charts are being dominated by artists such as Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry, John Legend, Iggy Azalea, Meghan Trainor, Lorde and Jason Derulo.

Justin Bieber is in the news after being arrested on suspicion of drink driving in Miami Beach. In soccer, Chelsea player Juan Mata has recently transferred to Manchester United. If you were to travel back to this day, notable figures such as Philip Seymour Hoffman, Viscera, Peaches Geldof and The Ultimate Warrior would all be still alive.

On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Two and a Half Men", "Grey's Anatomy", "Sons of Anarchy" and "Glee". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Saints Row IV", "Call of Duty: Ghosts", "Rust" and "DayZ". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "LazyTown", "Glee", "Dog with a Blog" and "Sheriff Callie's Wild West".

If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as Rainbow Loom, the Furby Boom, the Xbox One and Frozen dolls.

News

News topics, nostalgic fads, and pop culture events.

These are trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are topics that would have been in the media on January 24th, 2014.

  • Juan Mata signs for Manchester United.

    Juan Mata signs for Manchester United.

    At the end of January, 2014, Spanish midfielder Juan Mata left Chelsea to join David Moyes' side Manchester United.

  • Justin Bieber is arrested.

    Justin Bieber is arrested.

    On January 23rd, 2014, pop star Justin Bieber was arrested in Florida after he was caught drag racing. During his arrested, Bieber failed a sobriety test.

  • The Ukrainian Revolution.

    The Ukrainian Revolution.

    Anti-protest laws were passed in Ukraine around this time. Regional government offices in the west of Ukraine were stormed by protesters in response. At the end of January, Prime Minister Mykola Azarov resigned and the anti-protest laws were reversed. During this period, Kiev City Hall was still being occupied by protesters.

  • Neknomination.

    Neknomination.

    A controversial online drinking game called "Neknomination" was going viral at the start of 2014. The "game" involved the participant recording a video of themselves trying to drink alcohol as quickly as possible.

  • Sam Smith - "Stay With Me"

    Sam Smith - "Stay With Me"

    The song "Stay With Me" by Sam Smith went on to win a Grammy for 2014's Record of the Year.

  • 2014 in music.

    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.

  • Who were the best NBA players in 2014?

    Who were the best NBA players in 2014?

    The best NBA players in 2014 were as follows: Kevin Durant, LeBron James, Joakim Noah, James Harden and Chris Paul.

  • Time Person of the Year 2014.

    Time Person of the Year 2014.

    Health care workers fighting against the spread of Ebola were named as the Time Person of the Year in 2014.

  • Jennifer Lawrence.

    Jennifer Lawrence.

    American actress Jennifer Lawrence was listed as FHM's sexiest woman in 2014.

  • Who were the best football players in 2014?

    Who were the best football players in 2014?

    In 2014, the best soccer players were Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Manuel Neuer, Arjen Robben, Thomas Müller, Philipp Lahm, Neymar, James Rodríguez, Toni Kroos, Ángel Di María and Diego Costa.

  • 2014 in movies.

    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.

  • Birdman.

    Birdman.

    The movie "Birdman" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2014.

  • Flappy Bird.

    Flappy Bird.

    During this time, a mobile game called Flappy Bird was beginning to take off in popularity.

  • Doge.

    Doge.

    A meme of a Shiba Inu dog with broken English written on it was going viral around this time.

  • Video rental stores are closing down.

    Video rental stores are closing down.

    From 2010 onward, video rental stores such as Blockbuster slowly began to close down. This was due to the popularity of new online streaming services such as Netflix and the Internet in general. Although a few stores and franchises continued to hobble along, it was only a matter of time before they were also forced to close their doors.

  • DVD sales are plummeting.

    DVD sales are plummeting.

    As online streaming became more popular, sales of DVDs started to plummet. Between 2008 and 2014, sales in the USA fell by a whopping 66%.

Information

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 9 years and 3 days have passed since January 24th, 2014.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 04 of 2014.
  • Leap Year: 2014 was not a leap year.
  • Age: A person born on January 24th, 2014 will be 9 years old.
  • Generation: People born in 2014 belong to the Generation Z generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1390521600.
Events

Around this time.

Notable events that happened close to January 24th, 2014.

  • December 28th, 2013: Rapper Doe B is shot dead in Montgomery, Alabama.
  • December 29th, 2013: 18 people are killed by a suicide bombing at the Volgograd-1 railway station in Russia.
  • December 29th, 2013: Formula One star Michael Schumacher suffers a brain injury during a skiing accident.
  • December 31st, 2013: Snapchat is hacked, exposing millions of usernames and phone numbers.
  • December 31st, 2013: American actor James Avery (Uncle Phil) dies from complications following open heart surgery.
  • December 31st, 2013: Actress Kaley Cuoco and tennis player Ryan Sweeting are married in Santa Susana, California.
  • January 1st, 2014: Slipknot co-founder and drummer Joey Jordison tells fans that he was fired from the band.
  • January 1st, 2014: The first episode of the teen sitcom "Every Witch Way" is aired on Nickelodeon.
  • January 3rd, 2014: Internet culture: Reddit's /r/dankmemes subreddit is created.
  • January 4th, 2014: The Iraqi city of Fallujah falls to ISIS and other Sunni insurgents.
  • January 6th, 2014: Venezuelan actress Mónica Spear and her ex-husband are shot dead during a highway robbery in Carabobo.
  • January 12th, 2014: The first episode of True Detective is aired on television.
  • January 13th, 2014: Cristiano Ronaldo is awarded the 2013 Ballon d'Or.
  • January 14th, 2014: Professional wrestler Mae Young passes away at the age of 90.
  • January 15th, 2014: Football: Nemanja Matic rejoins Chelsea.
  • January 17th, 2014: It is reported that actor Johnny Depp and actress Amber Heard are engaged.
  • January 18th, 2014: Chelsea midfielder Kevin De Bruyne joins Wolfsburg for a fee of €22 million.
  • January 23rd, 2014: Justin Bieber is arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence in Miami.
  • This date: January 24th, 2014
  • January 26th, 2014: Wrestling: CM Punk makes his last appearance in the WWE during the Royal Rumble.
  • January 29th, 2014: The Chainsmokers release their song "Selfie".
  • February 2nd, 2014: Super Bowl XLVIII occurs at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey: The Seattle Seahawks defeat the Denver Broncos and Bruno Mars performs at the halftime show.
  • February 2nd, 2014: Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman from a drug overdose at the age of 46.
  • February 4th, 2014: Steve Ballmer resigns as the CEO of Microsoft.
  • February 10th, 2014: Actress Shirley Temple passes away at the age of 85.
  • February 12th, 2014: The social experiment "Twitch Plays Pokémon" is launched.
  • February 14th, 2014: Actress Ellen Page comes out as gay during a speech at the "Time to Thrive" conference in Las Vegas.
  • February 18th, 2014: Former WWF wrestler Viscera (Nelson Frazier Jr.) dies from a heart attack at the age of 43.
  • February 18th, 2014: The Ukrainian Revolution begins.
  • February 19th, 2014: Facebook announces that it is purchasing WhatsApp for US$19 billion.
  • February 19th, 2014: Venezuelan fashion model Génesis Carmona is shot dead while while protesting against the government of Venezuela.
  • February 22nd, 2014: TV personality Charlotte Dawson commits suicide at her home in Sydney, Australia.
  • February 22nd, 2014: Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych is impeached.
Zodiac info

Horoscope, birthstone, and birth flower information.

Zodiac and birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on January 24th, 2014, will have the star sign Aquarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2014 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 5.
  • Native American Zodiac: January 24th, 2014 falls under the Otter.
  • Birthstone: A person during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.
  • Birth flower (January): The Carnation and the Snowdrop.

Personality traits.

Check out our personality summary for people who were born on January 24th, 2014.

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Television shows

TV shows in 2014.

Television shows that people were watching in January, 2014.

TV shows from January, 2014.

Rick and Morty
Rick and Morty
Adult animated Sci-Fi sitcom.

Peaky Blinders
Peaky Blinders
British crime series that is set in the 19th century.

Orange Is the New Black
Orange Is the New Black
American comedy-drama about a federal prison.

House of Cards
House of Cards
Political thriller.

Black Mirror
Black Mirror
Dystopian Sci-Fi series.

Once Upon a Time
Once Upon a Time
Fantasy drama series.

American Horror Story
American Horror Story
Anthology horror series.

Homeland
Homeland
Spy thriller about CIA operative Carrie Mathison.

Suits
Suits
Legal drama television series.

Game of Thrones
Game of Thrones
Fantasy drama series.

The Walking Dead
The Walking Dead
Post-apocalyptic horror series with zombies.

Boardwalk Empire
Boardwalk Empire
Crime drama set in Atlanta City during the prohibition era.

White Collar
White Collar
Crime series about a con artist who works as a CI for the FBI.

Modern Family
Modern Family
Mockumentary family sitcom.

Community
Community
Sitcom that is set at a community college.

The Vampire Diaries
The Vampire Diaries
Supernatural teen drama.

Glee
Glee
Musical TV series.

RuPaul's Drag Race
RuPaul's Drag Race
Reality competition series.

True Blood
True Blood
Fantasy horror series starring Anna Paquin as a telepathic waitress called Sookie Stackhouse.

Sons of Anarchy
Sons of Anarchy
Crime drama series about a biker gang.

The Big Bang Theory
The Big Bang Theory
A sitcom about two physicists called Leonard Hofstadter and Sheldon Cooper.

Mad Men
Mad Men
Period drama about an advertising agency in New York City.

Psych
Psych
Detective comedy series starring James Roday and Dulé Hill.

How I Met Your Mother
How I Met Your Mother
Sictom starring Neil Patrick Harris.

Bones
Bones
Crime comedy-drama TV series.

Prison Break
Prison Break
TV serial drama about how one man must save his falsely-accused brother from a death sentence.

Grey's Anatomy
Grey's Anatomy
Medical drama television series.

Children TV shows

Kids' TV shows on January 24th, 2014.

Cartoons and TV shows that children and teenagers were watching on this day in 2014.

Sheriff Callie's Wild West
Sheriff Callie's Wild West

Every Witch Way
Every Witch Way

The Thundermans
The Thundermans

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Paw Patrol
Paw Patrol

Sam & Cat
Sam & Cat

Dog with a Blog
Dog with a Blog

Doc McStuffins
Doc McStuffins

Lab Rats: Bionic Island
Lab Rats: Bionic Island

Austin & Ally
Austin & Ally

Jessie
Jessie

Jake and the Never Land Pirates
Jake and the Never Land Pirates

Good Luck Charlie
Good Luck Charlie

Team Umizoomi
Team Umizoomi

Glee
Glee

WordGirl
WordGirl

Phineas and Ferb
Phineas and Ferb

Horrid Henry
Horrid Henry

Curious George
Curious George

Mickey Mouse Clubhouse
Mickey Mouse Clubhouse

Johnny Test
Johnny Test

LazyTown
LazyTown

Peppa Pig
Peppa Pig

The Fairly OddParents
The Fairly OddParents

Dora the Explorer
Dora the Explorer

Toys

Popular toys and games in 2014.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2014.

Frozen dolls
Frozen dolls

The Xbox One
The Xbox One

The PlayStation 4
The PlayStation 4

The Furby Boom
The Furby Boom

Rainbow Loom
Rainbow Loom

The Wii U
The Wii U

Video games

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing in January of 2014.

Flappy Bird 2014
Flappy Bird
Side-scroller mobile game that became an Internet sensation.

DayZ 2013
DayZ
Survival video game.

Rust 2013
Rust
Survival video game.

Dead Rising 3 2013
Dead Rising 3
Action-adventure video game developed by Capcom Vancouver.

Call of Duty: Ghosts 2013
Call of Duty: Ghosts
Developed by Infinity Ward.

Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag 2013
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag
The fourth game in the series.

Battlefield 4 2013
Battlefield 4
Military FPS game.

Batman: Arkham Origins 2013
Batman: Arkham Origins
Action game developed by WB Games Montreal.

Pokémon X and Y 2013
Pokémon X and Y
Released for the Nintendo 3DS.

Grand Theft Auto V 2013
Grand Theft Auto V
The long-awaited fifth game in the series. Starring Michael De Santa, Franklin Clinton and Trevor Philips.

ARMA 3 2013
ARMA 3
Military tactical shooter video game.

Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Blacklist 2013
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Blacklist
Stealth video game developed by Ubisoft Toronto.

Saints Row IV 2013
Saints Row IV
Action-adventure game developed by Volition.

Dota 2 2013
Dota 2
Multiplayer online battle game.

The Last of Us 2013
The Last of Us
Survival horror game that was released for the PlayStation 3.

BioShock Infinite 2013
BioShock Infinite
FPS game developed by Irrational Games.

Tomb Raider 2013
Tomb Raider
Reboot of the original series.

Clash of Clans 2012
Clash of Clans
Free-to-play mobile game.

The Walking Dead 2012
The Walking Dead
Episodic adventure game based on the series.

Minecraft 2011
Minecraft
Sandbox game.

Were you born on this date?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 2014.

This is because humans find it difficult to retrieve memories of their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then you should check out January 24th, 2020, instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures, and other notable people who were born on January 24th.

Sharon Tate

Actress and model. Deceased
Born on January 24th, 1943
She was not alive on this date.

John Belushi

Actor. Deceased
Born on January 24th, 1949
He was not alive on this date.

Luis Suarez

Soccer player.
Born on January 24th, 1987
He turned 27 on this day in 2014.

Weather details

Weather on January 24th, 2014.

Historical weather information for January 24th, 2014.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 11.3 degrees Celsius. There was heavy rain. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 7.9 degrees Fahrenheit. -13.39 degrees Celsius. Snow was reported. Precipitation: 1.02cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 5.5 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 1.52cm.
USA

US President.

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

UK

UK Prime Minister.

David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Ireland

Irish Taoiseach.

Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on January 24th, 2014 was most likely conceived around May 3rd, 2013.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on January 24th, 2014 is close to October 17th, 2014.

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Stats for January 24th, 2014

Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about January 24th, 2014.

  • A total of 3,290 days have passed since this date.
  • 470 weeks have passed.
  • 284,256,000 seconds have passed since the January 24th, 2014.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 331,632,000 times.
  • Since January 24th, 2014, the Earth has travelled approximately 146,676,096,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 47,376,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 24,446,016 steps. That's about 10,865 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,411,072 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere!
  • How many years ago was 2014?

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