May 2nd, 2014, fell on a Friday. It was day 122 of 2014. The decade was the 2010s.
6 years, 11 months and 16 days have passed since May 2nd, 2014.
On This Date
Events that occurred on May 2nd, 2014:
English publicist Max Clifford is sentenced to 8 years in prison for 8 counts of indecent assault against four victims.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on May 2nd, 2014:
United States: Happy - Pharrell Williams
United Kingdom: Hideaway - Kiesza
Movie Box Office
Which movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is May 2nd, 2014 and it's a Friday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Taurus. Currently, people have "that Friday feeling" and are looking forward to the weekend.
The summer of 2014 has finally arrived. The weather has warmed up and the evenings are brighter than usual. 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 Amazing Spider-Man 2 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. 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. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "The Walking Dead", "Game of Thrones", "American Horror Story" and "Rick and Morty".
Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "ARMA 3", "Grand Theft Auto V", "Rust" and "DayZ". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "LazyTown", "Glee", "Team Umizoomi" and "Jessie". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "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 May 2nd, 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.
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.
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.
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.
The 2014 Eurovision song contest is held in Copenhagen, Denmark. Austria win the contest with the song "Rise Like a Phoenix" by Conchita Wurst.
Basic facts and information about this date:
6 years, 11 months and 16 days have passed since May 2nd, 2014.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 18 of 2014.
Leap Year: 2014 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on May 2nd, 2014, will be 6 years of age.
Barack Obama was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on May 2nd, 2014?
David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Who was the Taoiseach (Prime Minister) of Ireland on this date?
Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on May 2nd, 2014 was probably conceived around the 23rd of July, 2013. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on May 2nd, 2014 is the 9th of February, 2015. (Rough Estimate).
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about May 2nd, 2014.
2,543 days have passed since this date.
219,715,200 seconds have passed since the May 2nd, 2014.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 256,334,400 times.
Since May 2nd, 2014, earth has travelled approximately 113,373,043,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 36,619,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 18,895,507 steps. That's about 8,398 miles!
Since this date, 2,636,582 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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