May 12th, 2014, fell on a Monday. It was day 132 of 2014. The decade was the 2010s.
6 years, 6 months and 13 days have passed since May 12th, 2014.
On This Date
Events that occurred on 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.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on May 12th, 2014:
United States: Happy - Pharrell Williams
United Kingdom: Summer - Calvin Harris
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Neighbors" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is May 12th, 2014 and it's a Monday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Taurus. 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, Summer by Calvin Harris is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Neighbors 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. The trial of Australian entertainer Rolf Harris for indecent assault is currently underway in England. The phrase "You the real MVP" is becoming popular online following Kevin Durant's heartfelt acceptance speech for the NBA's Most Valuable Player Award.
Michelle Obama has uploaded a photograph of herself holding up a sign with the hashtag #BringBackOurGirls written on it. The hashtag refers to last month's kidnapping of 276 schoolgirls by Boko Haram. In soccer, Manchester City have just won Premier League title after a 2-0 victory over West Ham. CCTV footage has recently emerged of Beyonce's sister Solange Knowles attacking her brother-in-law Jay-Z in an elevator at a hotel in New York City. Social media users are currently speculating about the reasons behind the fight.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "Dora the Explorer", "Prison Break", "Community" and "Orange Is the New Black". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "The Last of Us", "Batman: Arkham Origins", "Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag" and "Rust". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Peppa Pig", "LazyTown", "Glee" and "Jake and the Never Land Pirates".
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 May 12th, 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.
The 2014 Eurovision song contest is held in Copenhagen, Denmark. Austria win the contest with the song "Rise Like a Phoenix" by Conchita Wurst.
The tabloids are set alight when TMZ releases video footage of Solange Knowles assaulting her brother-in-law, Jay-Z.
Basic facts and information about this date:
6 years, 6 months and 13 days have passed since May 12th, 2014.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 20 of 2014.
Leap Year: 2014 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on May 12th, 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 1399849200.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around May 12th, 2014:
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.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about May 12th, 2014.
2,389 days have passed since this date.
206,413,200 seconds have passed since the May 12th, 2014.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 240,815,400 times.
Since May 12th, 2014, earth has travelled approximately 106,509,211,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 34,402,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 17,751,535 steps. That's about 7,890 miles!
Since this date, 2,476,958 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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