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February 24th, 2014.

February 24th, 2014, was a Monday. It was day 55 of 2014. The decade was the 2010s.

7 years, 2 months and 22 days have passed since February 24th, 2014.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Pisces.

On this day.

What happened on February 24th, 2014?

  • DayZ creator Dean Hall announces that he is leaving Bohemia Interactive.
  • Ghostbusters actor Harold Ramis passes away.

Music charts.

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

  • United States: Dark Horse - Katy Perry featuring Juicy J
  • United Kingdom: Rather Be - Clean Bandit featuring Jess Glynne
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Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "The LEGO Movie" was at the top of the box office on February 24th, 2014.

Take me back to February 24th, 2014!

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The date is February 24th, 2014 and it's a Monday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Pisces. In America, the song Dark Horse by Katy Perry featuring Juicy J is on top of the singles charts.

Over in the UK, Rather Be by Clean Bandit featuring Jess Glynne is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie The LEGO Movie 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.

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. Demonstrations in Ukraine have turned to violence. People are being killed as protesters clash with Ukrainian security forces. Meanwhile, MPs have voted to remove Viktor Yanukovych from the post of president on the grounds that he is unable to fulfill his duties. Actor Harold Ramis, who played the character Egon in Ghostbusters, has passed away at the age of 69.

On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Prison Break", "Community", "Game of Thrones" and "Peaky Blinders". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "The Last of Us", "Grand Theft Auto V", "Batman: Arkham Origins" and "Battlefield 4". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Dora the Explorer", "Jake and the Never Land Pirates", "Paw Patrol" and "Every Witch Way".

Popular toys at the moment include the likes of the Wii U, the PlayStation 4, the Xbox One and Frozen dolls.

News topics, fads & culture.

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

  • Ugandan Law against Homosexuality.

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

  • 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.

  • Twitch Plays Pokemon.

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

  • 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.

  • 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?

    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.

    Health care workers fighting against the spread of Ebola are featured as the Time Person of the Year 2014.

  • Jennifer Lawrence.

    American actress Jennifer Lawrence is listed as FHM's sexiest woman 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.

    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.

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

  • Doge.

    A meme of a Shiba Inu dog with broken English written on it is 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 were beginning 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.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 7 years, 2 months and 22 days have passed since February 24th, 2014.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 09 of 2014.
  • Leap Year: 2014 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on February 24th, 2014, will be 7 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 2014 belong to the Generation Z generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1393200000.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around February 24th, 2014.

  • January 26th, 2014: Wrestling: CM Punk makes his last appearance in the WWE during the Royal Rumble.
  • 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.
  • This date: February 24th, 2014
  • March 1st, 2014: A gunman attempts to assassinate Irish criminal John Gilligan in Clondalkin.
  • March 2nd, 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.
  • March 8th, 2014: Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappears from radar.
  • March 16th, 2014: Crimea votes to secede from Ukraine and join Russia.
  • March 17th, 2014: Sia releases her song "Chandelier".
  • March 19th, 2014: Westboro Baptist Church founder Fred Phelps dies at the age of 84.
  • March 20th, 2014: Filipina model Helena Belmonte commits suicide by jumping from a building in Pasig City in the Philippines.
  • March 21st, 2014: Actor James Rebhorn passes away after a long battle with skin cancer.
  • March 25th, 2014: It is announced that Facebook will be acquiring the VR headset company Oculus for US$2.3 billion.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on February 24th, 2014, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Aquarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2014 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 6.
  • Native American Zodiac: February 24th, 2014 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of February will have the birthstone Amethyst.
  • Birth flower (February): The Violet and the Primrose.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • 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.

Kid's TV shows on February 24th, 2014.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired 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
  • Team Umizoomi
  • Glee
  • Phineas and Ferb
  • Curious George
  • Mickey Mouse Clubhouse
  • LazyTown
  • Peppa Pig
  • The Fairly OddParents
  • Dora the Explorer

Popular toys and games in 2014.

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

  • Frozen dolls
  • The Xbox One
  • The PlayStation 4
  • The Wii U

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • 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.
  • Saints Row IV - Action-adventure game developed by Volition.
  • Dota 2 - Multiplayer online battle game.
  • The Last of Us - Survival horror game that was released for the PlayStation 3.
  • BioShock Infinite - FPS game developed by Irrational Games.
  • Tomb Raider - Reboot of the original series.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 24th of February.

Weather on February 24th, 2014.

Historical weather information for February 24th, 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.

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

UK Prime Minister.

David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on February 24th, 2014.

Irish Taoiseach.

Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on February 24th, 2014 was most likely conceived around the 17th of May, 2013.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on February 24th, 2014 is close to the 4th of December, 2014.

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Time difference & statistics.

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

  • A total of 2,641 days have passed since this date.
  • 377 weeks have passed.
  • 228,178,800 seconds have passed since the February 24th, 2014.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 266,208,600 times.
  • Since February 24th, 2014, the earth has travelled approximately 117,740,260,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 38,029,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 19,623,377 steps. That's about 8,722 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,738,146 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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