March 8th, 2014, fell on a Saturday. It was day 67 of 2014. The decade was the 2010s.
6 years, 4 months and 29 days have passed since March 8th, 2014.
On This Date
Events that occurred on March 8th, 2014:
Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappears from radar.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on March 8th, 2014:
United States: Happy - Pharrell Williams
United Kingdom: Happy - Pharrell Williams
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "300: Rise of An Empire" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is March 8th, 2014 and it's a Saturday. People are enjoying their weekend. Spring has started to creep in and the evenings are beginning to get longer.
The song Happy by Pharrell Williams is on top of the singles charts in both the USA and the United Kingdom. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie 300: Rise of An Empire is at the top of the Box Office. A social networking website called Vine is extremely popular 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. A new Internet slang phrase called "Sliding into your DMs" is becoming popular at the moment. Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 recently disappeared from radar and there has been zero trace of the missing aircraft despite a widespread search.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "RuPaul's Drag Race", "American Horror Story", "Orange Is the New Black" and "Peaky Blinders". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "The Last of Us", "ARMA 3", "Grand Theft Auto V" and "Rust". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Curious George", "Team Umizoomi", "Doc McStuffins" and "Sam & Cat".
If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "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 8th, 2014.
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.
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."
Malaysia Airlines Flight 370
The world is stunned when Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappears from radar. Despite the largest search in aviation history, there are no sightings of the plane or its debris.
Basic facts and information about this date:
This date fell on a weekend.
6 years, 4 months and 29 days have passed since March 8th, 2014.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 10 of 2014.
Leap Year: 2014 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on March 8th, 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 1394236800.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around March 8th, 2014:
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 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.
Barack Obama was the President of the United States on March 8th, 2014.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on March 8th, 2014 was probably conceived around the 29th of May, 2013. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on March 8th, 2014 is the 16th of December, 2014. (Rough Estimate).
Premier League results from March 8th, 2014.
Cardiff defeat Fulham 3-1.
Chelsea thrash Tottenham 4-0.
Crystal Palace lose 1-0 at home to Southampton.
Norwich and Stoke draw 1-1.
West Brom lose 3-0 at home to Man United.
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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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about March 8th, 2014.
2,344 days have passed since this date.
202,518,000 seconds have passed since the March 8th, 2014.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 236,271,000 times.
Since March 8th, 2014, earth has travelled approximately 104,499,288,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 33,753,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 17,416,548 steps. That's about 7,741 miles!
Since this date, 2,430,216 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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