April 21st, 2014

April 21st, 2014, fell on a Monday. It was day 111 of 2014. The decade was the 2010s.

6 years, 3 months and 17 days have passed since April 21st, 2014.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on April 21st, 2014:

  • United States: Happy - Pharrell Williams
  • United Kingdom: Nobody to Love - Sigma featuring Daniel Pearce

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Captain America 2" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is April 21st, 2014 and it's a Monday. The summer of 2014 is drawing closer and temperatures have started to rise. In America, the song Happy by Pharrell Williams is on top of the singles charts.

Over in the UK, Nobody to Love by Sigma featuring Daniel Pearce is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Captain America 2 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. Islamic terrorist group Boko Haram has abducted 276 girls from a school in Chibok, Nigeria.

People are watching popular TV shows such as "The Vampire Diaries", "The Walking Dead", "Game of Thrones" and "House of Cards". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Saints Row IV", "ARMA 3", "Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag" and "Rust". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Curious George", "Austin & Ally", "Dog with a Blog" 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 April 21st, 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.

  • Boko Haram

    Boko Haram militants kidnap 270 girls from a school in Nigeria. The kidnapping receives widespread media attention. First Lady Michelle Obama poses in a picture with a sign that reads "#Bring Back Our Girls"


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 6 years, 3 months and 17 days have passed since April 21st, 2014.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 17 of 2014.
  • Leap Year: 2014 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on April 21st, 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 1398034800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around April 21st, 2014:

  • April 7th, 2014: Peaches Geldof is discovered dead in her home.
  • April 14th, 2014: Boko Haram abduct 276 schoolgirls in Chibok, Nigeria.
  • April 22nd, 2014: Football: Manchester United sack David Moyes.
  • April 25th, 2014: The Flint water crisis begins when the city switches its water source to the Flint River.
  • April 27th, 2014: Football: Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard slips during an important game against Chelsea - allowing Demba Ba to score.
  • April 28th, 2014: The US places economic sanctions on Russia.
  • April 29th, 2014: English actor Bob Hoskins passes away.
  • May 5th, 2014: Football: Crystal Palace dash Liverpool's title chances after scoring three goals in nine minutes.
  • May 11th, 2014: Manchester City win the Premier League after a 2-0 victory over West Ham.
  • May 12th, 2014: Beyonce's sister Solange Knowles attacks her brother-in-law Jay-Z in an elevator at The Standard Hotel in New York City.
  • May 17th, 2014: Arsenal win the FA Cup after defeating Hull City 3-2 in Extra Time.
  • May 20th, 2014: Josh Kaufman wins the sixth season of The Voice.
  • May 21st, 2014: Caleb Johnson wins the 13th season of American Idol.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on April 21st, 2014, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Aries.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2014 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: April 21st, 2014 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.

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.
  • 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:

  • Xbox One
  • PlayStation 4

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 21st of April:


Weather

Weather information for April 21st, 2014:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 14.7 degrees Celsius. It was a wet day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 58.0 degrees Fahrenheit. 14.44 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 12 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 8.89cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on April 21st, 2014.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on April 21st, 2014 was probably conceived around the 12th of July, 2013. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 21st, 2014 is the 29th of January, 2015. (Rough Estimate).

Soccer Results

Premier League results from April 21st, 2014.

  • Man City defeat West Brom 3-1.

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.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about April 21st, 2014.

  • 2,301 days have passed since this date.
  • 198,806,400 seconds have passed since the April 21st, 2014.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 231,940,800 times.
  • Since April 21st, 2014, earth has travelled approximately 102,584,102,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 33,134,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 17,097,350 steps. That's about 7,599 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,385,677 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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