February 24th, 2014, fell on a Monday. It was day 55 of 2014. The decade was the 2010s.
Exactly 7 years have passed since February 24th, 2014.
On This Date
Events that occurred on February 24th, 2014:
Ghostbusters actor Harold Ramis passes away.
DayZ creator Dean Hall announces that he is leaving Bohemia Interactive.
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
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "The LEGO Movie" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
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.
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. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Bones", "RuPaul's Drag Race", "White Collar" and "American Horror Story".
Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Dota 2", "Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Blacklist", "ARMA 3" and "DayZ". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Dora the Explorer", "Peppa Pig", "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse" and "Paw Patrol". Popular toys include the likes of "The Wii U", "PlayStation 4", "Xbox One" and "Frozen dolls".
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 February 24th, 2014.
A meme of a Shiba Inu dog with broken English written on it is going viral around this time.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Twitch Plays Pokemon
A game called "Twitch Plays Pokemon" goes viral in this period.
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.
Ugandan Law against Homosexuality
There is widespread condemnation after Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni signs a law that punishes homosexuality with 14 years in prison.
Basic facts and information about this date:
Exactly 7 years 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.
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.
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.
Barack Obama was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on February 24th, 2014?
David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?
Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on February 24th, 2014 was probably conceived around the 17th of May, 2013. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on February 24th, 2014 is the 4th of December, 2014. (Rough Estimate).
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about February 24th, 2014.
2,557 days have passed since this date.
220,924,800 seconds have passed since the February 24th, 2014.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 257,745,600 times.
Since February 24th, 2014, earth has travelled approximately 113,997,196,800 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 36,820,800 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 18,999,533 steps. That's about 8,444 miles!
Since this date, 2,651,098 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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