March 16th, 2014

March 16th, 2014, fell on a Sunday. It was day 75 of 2014. The decade was the 2010s.

7 years, 1 months and 1 days have passed since March 16th, 2014.


On This Date

Events that occurred on March 16th, 2014:

  • Crimea votes to secede from Ukraine and join Russia.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on March 16th, 2014:

  • United States: Happy - Pharrell Williams
  • United Kingdom: My Love - Route 94 featuring Jess Glynne

Movie Box Office

Which movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Mr. Peabody & Sherman" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is March 16th, 2014 and it's a Sunday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Pisces. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.

Spring has started to creep in and the days are beginning to get longer. St. Patrick's Day is just around the corner. In America, the song Happy by Pharrell Williams is on top of the singles charts.

Over in the UK, My Love by Route 94 featuring Jess Glynne is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Mr. Peabody & Sherman 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. 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. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "The Vampire Diaries", "Modern Family", "Suits" and "American Horror Story". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Dota 2", "Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Blacklist", "ARMA 3" and "Grand Theft Auto V".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Curious George", "Glee", "Lab Rats: Bionic Island" 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 March 16th, 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 7 years, 1 months and 1 days have passed since March 16th, 2014.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 11 of 2014.
  • Leap Year: 2014 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on March 16th, 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 1394928000.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around March 16th, 2014:

  • 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.
  • February 24th, 2014: DayZ creator Dean Hall announces that he is leaving Bohemia Interactive.
  • February 24th, 2014: Ghostbusters actor Harold Ramis passes away.
  • 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.
  • This date: March 16th, 2014
  • 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.
  • April 7th, 2014: Peaches Geldof is discovered dead in her home.
  • April 8th, 2014: Former wrestler "The Ultimate Warrior" (James Brian Hellwig) dies from a heart attack at the age of 54.
  • April 13th, 2014: The Game of Thrones episode "The Lion and the Rose" is aired: King Joffrey is poisoned.
  • April 14th, 2014: Boko Haram abduct 276 schoolgirls in Chibok, Nigeria.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on March 16th, 2014, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • Pisces is the star sign for this date in both the old and the new system.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2014 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: March 16th, 2014 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.

Television Shows

TV shows that people would 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
  • 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:

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

Video Games

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

  • Titanfall - FPS game developed by Respawn Entertainment.
  • 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.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures and noteable people who were born on the 16th of March:


Weather

Weather information for March 16th, 2014:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 11.1 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a windy day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 19.2 degrees Fahrenheit. -7.11 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 12.72 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on March 16th, 2014?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on March 16th, 2014?

  • David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (Prime Minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on March 16th, 2014 was probably conceived around the 6th of June, 2013. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on March 16th, 2014 is the 24th of December, 2014. (Rough Estimate).

Soccer Results

Premier League results from March 16th, 2014.

  • Man United lose 3-0 at home to Liverpool.
  • Tottenham lose 1-0 at home to Arsenal (Derby Game).

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about March 16th, 2014.

  • 2,590 days have passed since this date.
  • 223,772,400 seconds have passed since the March 16th, 2014.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 261,067,800 times.
  • Since March 16th, 2014, earth has travelled approximately 115,466,558,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 37,295,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 19,244,426 steps. That's about 8,553 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,685,269 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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