March 2nd, 2014

March 2nd, 2014, fell on a Sunday. It was day 61 of 2014. The decade was the 2010s.

6 years, 3 months and 30 days have passed since March 2nd, 2014.


On This Date

Events that occurred on 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.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on March 2nd, 2014:

  • United States: Dark Horse - Katy Perry featuring Juicy J
  • United Kingdom: Money on My Mind - Sam Smith

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Non-Stop" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is March 2nd, 2014 and it's a Sunday. People are enjoying their weekend. In America, the song Dark Horse by Katy Perry featuring Juicy J is on top of the singles charts.

Over in the UK, Money on My Mind by Sam Smith is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Non-Stop is at the top of the Box Office. It is 2014, so the music charts are being dominated by artists such as Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry, John Legend, Iggy Azalea, Meghan Trainor and Jason Derulo.

People are watching popular TV shows such as "Prison Break", "Bones", "Black Mirror" and "Orange Is the New Black". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "BioShock Infinite", "Grand Theft Auto V", "Call of Duty: Ghosts" and "Dead Rising 3". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Peppa Pig", "Jake and the Never Land Pirates", "Lab Rats: Bionic Island" and "Sam & Cat".

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 March 2nd, 2014.

  • 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.

  • Russia & Ukraine

    On the 1st of March, Russian President Vladimir Putin gains parliamentary approval to use force in Ukraine in order to protect Russian interests. In mid-March, Crimea joins Russia after a secession referendum. This referendum is described as a "sham" by governments in the west. Tensions between Russia and the west continue to rise as US President Obama demands that Russia "move back its troops."


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 6 years, 3 months and 30 days have passed since March 2nd, 2014.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 09 of 2014.
  • Leap Year: 2014 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on March 2nd, 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 1393718400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around March 2nd, 2014:

  • 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.
  • February 24th, 2014: Ghostbusters actor Harold Ramis passes away.
  • March 8th, 2014: Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappears from radar.
  • 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.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on March 2nd, 2014, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2014 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: March 2nd, 2014 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.

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.
  • RuPaul's Drag Race - Reality competition series.
  • How I Met Your Mother - Sictom starring Neil Patrick Harris.
  • Bones - Crime comedy-drama TV series.

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" - "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 2nd of March:


Weather

Weather information for March 2nd, 2014:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 8.8 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. There were 2 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 16.7 degrees Fahrenheit. -8.5 degrees Celsius. Snow was reported. Precipitation: 4.83cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 6.94 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on March 2nd, 2014.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on March 2nd, 2014 was probably conceived around the 23rd of May, 2013. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on March 2nd, 2014 is the 10th of December, 2014. (Rough Estimate).

Soccer Results

Premier League results from March 2nd, 2014.

  • Aston Villa defeat Norwich 4-1.
  • Swansea and Crystal Palace draw 1-1.
  • Tottenham defeat Cardiff 1-0.

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 March 2nd, 2014.

  • 2,314 days have passed since this date.
  • 199,926,000 seconds have passed since the March 2nd, 2014.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 233,247,000 times.
  • Since March 2nd, 2014, earth has travelled approximately 103,161,816,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 33,321,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 17,193,636 steps. That's about 7,642 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,399,112 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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