January 24th, 2014

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

6 years, 7 months and 24 days have passed since January 24th, 2014.


On This Date

Events that occurred on January 24th, 2014:

  • Football: Juan Mata signs for Manchester United.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on January 24th, 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.

Take Me Back!

The date is January 24th, 2014 and it's a Friday. People 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. 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. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Bones", "Community", "Orange Is the New Black" and "Peaky Blinders".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "BioShock Infinite", "Batman: Arkham Origins", "Battlefield 4" and "DayZ". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Jake and the Never Land Pirates", "Austin & Ally", "Lab Rats: Bionic Island" and "Sheriff Callie's Wild West". Popular toys include the likes of "PlayStation 4" and "Xbox One".


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 January 24th, 2014.

  • Doge.

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

  • Flappy Bird

    A mobile app game called Flappy Bird is beginning to take off in popularity

  • Birdman

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

  • Sam Smith - "Stay With Me"

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

  • Ukraine Protests

    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

    Justin Bieber hits the headlines when he is arrested on suspicion of drink driving in Miami Beach.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 6 years, 7 months and 24 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: Anyone born on January 24th, 2014, will be 6 years of age.
  • People born in 2014 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1390521600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around 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: American actor James Avery (Uncle Phil) dies from complications following open heart surgery.
  • January 13th, 2014: Cristiano Ronaldo is awarded the 2013 Ballon d'Or.
  • January 15th, 2014: Football: Nemanja Matic rejoins Chelsea.
  • January 23rd, 2014: Justin Bieber is arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence in Miami.
  • 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 dies after a drug overdose.
  • February 10th, 2014: Actress Shirley Temple passes away at the age of 85.
  • 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: The Ukrainian Revolution begins.
  • February 22nd, 2014: TV personality Charlotte Dawson commits suicide at her home in Sydney, Australia.
  • February 22nd, 2014: Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych is impeached.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on January 24th, 2014, will have the star sign Aquarius.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Capricorn.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2014 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: January 24th, 2014 falls under the Otter.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Rick and Morty - Adult animated Sci-Fi sitcom.
  • Peaky Blinders - British crime series that is set in the 19th century.
  • Orange Is the New Black - American comedy-drama about a federal prison.
  • House of Cards - Political thriller.
  • Black Mirror - Dystopian Sci-Fi series.
  • American Horror Story - Anthology horror series.
  • Homeland - Spy thriller about CIA operative Carrie Mathison.
  • Suits - Legal drama television series.
  • Game of Thrones - Fantasy drama series.
  • The Walking Dead - Post-apocalyptic horror series with zombies.
  • White Collar - Crime series about a con artist who works as a CI for the FBI.
  • Modern Family - Mockumentary family sitcom.

2014 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2014.

"Sheriff Callie's Wild West" - "Every Witch Way" - "Paw Patrol" - "Sam & Cat" - "Dog with a Blog" - "Doc McStuffins" - "Lab Rats: Bionic Island" - "Austin & Ally" - "Jessie" - "Jake and the Never Land Pirates" - "Good Luck Charlie" - "Team Umizoomi" - "Glee" - "Phineas and Ferb" - "Curious George" - "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse" - "LazyTown" - "Peppa Pig" - "The Fairly OddParents" - "Dora the Explorer"


2014 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2014:

  • Xbox One
  • PlayStation 4

Celebrity Birthdays

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


Weather

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.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

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

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on January 24th, 2014 was probably conceived around the 16th of April, 2013. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on January 24th, 2014 is the 3rd of November, 2014. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • DayZ - Survival video game.
  • Rust - Survival video game.
  • Dead Rising 3 - Action-adventure video game developed by Capcom Vancouver.
  • 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.
  • Batman: Arkham Origins - Action game developed by WB Games Montreal.
  • Grand Theft Auto V - The long-awaited fifth game in the series. Starring Michael De Santa, Franklin Clinton and Trevor Philips.
  • ARMA 3 - Military tactical shooter video game.
  • Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Blacklist - Stealth video game developed by Ubisoft Toronto.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

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

  • 2,429 days have passed since this date.
  • 209,862,000 seconds have passed since the January 24th, 2014.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 244,839,000 times.
  • Since January 24th, 2014, earth has travelled approximately 108,288,792,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 34,977,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 18,048,132 steps. That's about 8,021 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,518,344 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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