April 29th, 2014

April 29th, 2014, fell on a Tuesday. It was day 119 of 2014. The decade was the 2010s.

6 years, 2 months and 13 days have passed since April 29th, 2014.


On This Date

Events that occurred on April 29th, 2014:

  • English actor Bob Hoskins passes away.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on April 29th, 2014:

  • United States: Happy - Pharrell Williams
  • United Kingdom: Hideaway - Kiesza

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "The Other Woman" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is April 29th, 2014 and it's a Tuesday. 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, Hideaway by Kiesza is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie The Other Woman 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. In soccer, David Moyes has been sacked from Manchester United after 10 months in charge. Memes are currently being made about Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard, who recently slipped during an important game against Chelsea, which gave them the opportunity score.

US President Barack Obama has placed economic sanctions on Russia following its recent annexation of Crimea. Tributes are pouring in for English actor Bob Hoskins, who recently passed away at the age of 71. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Bones", "RuPaul's Drag Race", "Game of Thrones" and "Homeland".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Dota 2", "ARMA 3", "Batman: Arkham Origins" and "Titanfall". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "The Fairly OddParents", "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse", "Dog with a Blog" 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 April 29th, 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.

  • Donald Sterling's Ban

    On the 29th of April, 2014, the NBA announced that Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling had received a lifetime ban and a fine of $2.5 million dollars.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 6 years, 2 months and 13 days have passed since April 29th, 2014.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 18 of 2014.
  • Leap Year: 2014 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on April 29th, 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 1398726000.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around April 29th, 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.
  • 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.
  • May 23rd, 2014: The Isla Vista killings occur when 22-year-old Elliot Rodger goes on a killing spree.
  • May 24th, 2014: Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are married in Florence, Italy.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on April 29th, 2014, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2014 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: April 29th, 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.
  • RuPaul's Drag Race - Reality competition series.
  • 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 29th of April:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 29th of April:

  • Showa Day (Japan)

Weather

Weather information for April 29th, 2014:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 15.9 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 51.1 degrees Fahrenheit. 10.61 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 12.72 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on April 29th, 2014.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on April 29th, 2014 was probably conceived around the 20th of July, 2013. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 29th, 2014 is the 6th of February, 2015. (Rough Estimate).

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 29th, 2014.

  • 2,266 days have passed since this date.
  • 195,782,400 seconds have passed since the April 29th, 2014.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 228,412,800 times.
  • Since April 29th, 2014, earth has travelled approximately 101,023,718,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 32,630,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 16,837,286 steps. That's about 7,483 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,349,389 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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