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May 14th, 2014.

May 14th, 2014, was a Wednesday. It was day 134 of 2014. The decade was the 2010s.

7 years, 6 months and 21 days have passed since May 14th, 2014.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Taurus.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on May 14th, 2014.

  • United States: Happy - Pharrell Williams
  • United Kingdom: Summer - Calvin Harris

The Billboard Hot 100 on May 14th, 2014.

The top five songs from the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

  • Happy - Pharrell Williams
  • All Of Me - John Legend
  • Dark Horse - Katy Perry Featuring Juicy J
  • Talk Dirty - Jason Derulo Featuring 2 Chainz
  • Turn Down For What - DJ Snake & Lil Jon
Play the top hits from 2014.
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Neighbors

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Neighbors" was at the top of the box office on May 14th, 2014.

Take me back to May 14th, 2014!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is May 14th, 2014 and it's a Wednesday. 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. Video rental stores such as Blockbuster are continuing to close their doors at the moment. This is due to the increasing popularity of online streaming services such as Netflix and Hulu. 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. 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.

If you were to travel back to this day, notable figures such as Robin Williams, Richard Attenborough, Joan Rivers and Simone Battle would all be still alive. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "RuPaul's Drag Race", "Homeland", "Once Upon a Time" and "House of Cards". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Dota 2", "Pokémon X and Y", "Batman: Arkham Origins" and "DayZ".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse", "Curious George", "Team Umizoomi" and "The Thundermans". Popular toys at the moment include the likes of Rainbow Loom, the Furby Boom, the PlayStation 4 and Frozen dolls.

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on May 14th, 2014.

  • Solange Knowles attacks Jay-Z.

    Solange Knowles attacks Jay-Z.

    Around this time, TMZ released video footage of Solange Knowles assaulting her brother-in-law Jay-Z in an elevator at a Met Gala party.

  • Eurovision 2014.

    Eurovision 2014.

    The 2014 Eurovision song contest was held in Copenhagen, Denmark. Austria won the contest with the song "Rise Like a Phoenix" by Conchita Wurst.

  • Sam Smith - "Stay With Me"

    Sam Smith - "Stay With Me"

    The song "Stay With Me" by Sam Smith went on to win a Grammy for 2014's Record of the Year.

  • 2014 in music.

    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.

  • Who were the best NBA players in 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.

  • Time Person of the Year 2014.

    Time Person of the Year 2014.

    Health care workers fighting against the spread of Ebola were named as the Time Person of the Year in 2014.

  • Jennifer Lawrence.

    Jennifer Lawrence.

    American actress Jennifer Lawrence was listed as FHM's sexiest woman in 2014.

  • Who were the best football players in 2014?

    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.

  • 2014 in movies.

    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.

  • Birdman.

    Birdman.

    The movie "Birdman" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2014.

  • Video rental stores are closing down.

    Video rental stores are closing down.

    From 2010 onward, video rental stores such as Blockbuster were beginning to close down. This was due to the popularity of new online streaming services such as Netflix and the Internet in general. Although a few stores and franchises continued to hobble along, it was only a matter of time before they were also forced to close their doors.

  • DVD sales are plummeting.

    DVD sales are plummeting.

    As online streaming became more and more popular, sales of DVDs started to plummet. Between 2008 and 2014, sales in the USA fell by a whopping 66%.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 7 years, 6 months and 21 days have passed since May 14th, 2014.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 20 of 2014.
  • Leap Year: 2014 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on May 14th, 2014, will be 7 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 2014 belong to the Generation Z generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1400022000.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around May 14th, 2014.

  • April 14th, 2014: Boko Haram abduct 276 schoolgirls in Chibok, Nigeria.
  • April 17th, 2014: Justin Bieber crashes Drake Bell's album release party.
  • April 22nd, 2014: Football: Manchester United sack David Moyes.
  • April 25th, 2014: A recording of LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling making racist remarks is published by TMZ.
  • 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 28th, 2014: English publicist Max Clifford is found guilty of eight counts of indecent assault against four victims.
  • April 29th, 2014: NBA commissioner Adam Silver announces that LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling has been banned for life following racist remarks he made about black players.
  • April 29th, 2014: English actor Bob Hoskins passes away at the age of 71.
  • May 2nd, 2014: English publicist Max Clifford is sentenced to 8 years in prison for 8 counts of indecent assault against four victims.
  • 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 12th, 2014: Soccer: Rio Ferdinand leaves Manchester United.
  • May 13th, 2014: Soccer: Tottenham Hotspur sack manager Tim Sherwood.
  • This date: May 14th, 2014
  • May 17th, 2014: Arsenal win the FA Cup after defeating Hull City 3-2 in Extra Time.
  • May 19th, 2014: Soccer player Ryan Giggs announces his retirement.
  • May 19th, 2014: Louis van Gaal becomes the new manager of Manchester United.
  • 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 21st, 2014: UK politics: The famous photograph of Labour leader Ed Miliband eating a bacon sandwich is taken.
  • 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.
  • May 27th, 2014: Soccer: Mauricio Pochettino becomes the new manager of Tottenham Hotspur.
  • June 1st, 2014: The Game of Thrones episode "The Mountain and the Viper" is aired: Oberyn Martell is killed during a duel with The Mountain.
  • June 3rd, 2014: Soccer: Chelsea confirm that Frank Lampard will be leaving the club.
  • June 5th, 2014: An Islamic militant group called ISIS begins its attack on Northern Iraq.
  • June 7th, 2014: The first episode of crime drama "Power" is aired.
  • June 10th, 2014: ISIS captures the city of Mosul in northern Iraq.
  • June 12th, 2014: The 2014 FIFA World Cup kicks off in Brazil.
  • June 12th, 2014: Football: Cesc Fabregas signs for Chelsea.
  • June 13th, 2014: Chelsea sell defender David Luiz to Paris Saint-Germain for £50 million.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on May 14th, 2014, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Taurus is the star sign for this date in both the old and the new system.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2014 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 8.
  • Native American Zodiac: May 14th, 2014 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
  • Birth flower (May): The Lily of the Valley and the Hawthorn.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

TV shows from May, 2014.

Rick and Morty
Rick and Morty
Adult animated Sci-Fi sitcom.

Peaky Blinders
Peaky Blinders
British crime series that is set in the 19th century.

Orange Is the New Black
Orange Is the New Black
American comedy-drama about a federal prison.

House of Cards
House of Cards
Political thriller.

Black Mirror
Black Mirror
Dystopian Sci-Fi series.

Once Upon a Time
Once Upon a Time
Fantasy drama series.

American Horror Story
American Horror Story
Anthology horror series.

Homeland
Homeland
Spy thriller about CIA operative Carrie Mathison.

Suits
Suits
Legal drama television series.

Game of Thrones
Game of Thrones
Fantasy drama series.

The Walking Dead
The Walking Dead
Post-apocalyptic horror series with zombies.

Boardwalk Empire
Boardwalk Empire
Crime drama set in Atlanta City during the prohibition era.

White Collar
White Collar
Crime series about a con artist who works as a CI for the FBI.

Modern Family
Modern Family
Mockumentary family sitcom.

Community
Community
Sitcom that is set at a community college.

The Vampire Diaries
The Vampire Diaries
Supernatural teen drama.

Glee
Glee
Musical TV series.

RuPaul's Drag Race
RuPaul's Drag Race
Reality competition series.

Sons of Anarchy
Sons of Anarchy
Crime drama series about a biker gang.

The Big Bang Theory
The Big Bang Theory
A sitcom about two physicists called Leonard Hofstadter and Sheldon Cooper.

Mad Men
Mad Men
Period drama about an advertising agency in New York City.

Bones
Bones
Crime comedy-drama TV series.

Prison Break
Prison Break
TV serial drama about how one man must save his falsely-accused brother from a death sentence.

Grey's Anatomy
Grey's Anatomy
Medical drama television series.

Two and a Half Men
Two and a Half Men
Starring Charlie Sheen.

Kids' TV shows on May 14th, 2014.

Cartoons and TV shows that children and teenagers were watching on this day in 2014.

Sheriff Callie's Wild West
Sheriff Callie's Wild West

Every Witch Way
Every Witch Way

The Thundermans
The Thundermans

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Paw Patrol
Paw Patrol

Sam & Cat
Sam & Cat

Dog with a Blog
Dog with a Blog

Doc McStuffins
Doc McStuffins

Lab Rats: Bionic Island
Lab Rats: Bionic Island

Austin & Ally
Austin & Ally

Jessie
Jessie

Jake and the Never Land Pirates
Jake and the Never Land Pirates

Team Umizoomi
Team Umizoomi

Glee
Glee

WordGirl
WordGirl

Phineas and Ferb
Phineas and Ferb

Horrid Henry
Horrid Henry

Curious George
Curious George

Mickey Mouse Clubhouse
Mickey Mouse Clubhouse

Johnny Test
Johnny Test

LazyTown
LazyTown

Peppa Pig
Peppa Pig

The Fairly OddParents
The Fairly OddParents

Dora the Explorer
Dora the Explorer

Popular toys and games in 2014.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2014.

Frozen dolls
Frozen dolls

The Xbox One
The Xbox One

The PlayStation 4
The PlayStation 4

The Furby Boom
The Furby Boom

Rainbow Loom
Rainbow Loom

The Wii U
The Wii U

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

Titanfall 2014
Titanfall
FPS game developed by Respawn Entertainment.

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft 2014
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft
Online digital collectible card game.

Flappy Bird 2014
Flappy Bird
Side-scroller mobile game that became an Internet sensation.

DayZ 2013
DayZ
Survival video game.

Rust 2013
Rust
Survival video game.

Dead Rising 3 2013
Dead Rising 3
Action-adventure video game developed by Capcom Vancouver.

Call of Duty: Ghosts 2013
Call of Duty: Ghosts
Developed by Infinity Ward.

Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag 2013
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag
The fourth game in the series.

Battlefield 4 2013
Battlefield 4
Military FPS game.

Batman: Arkham Origins 2013
Batman: Arkham Origins
Action game developed by WB Games Montreal.

Pokémon X and Y 2013
Pokémon X and Y
Released for the Nintendo 3DS.

Grand Theft Auto V 2013
Grand Theft Auto V
The long-awaited fifth game in the series. Starring Michael De Santa, Franklin Clinton and Trevor Philips.

ARMA 3 2013
ARMA 3
Military tactical shooter video game.

Saints Row IV 2013
Saints Row IV
Action-adventure game developed by Volition.

Dota 2 2013
Dota 2
Multiplayer online battle game.

The Last of Us 2013
The Last of Us
Survival horror game that was released for the PlayStation 3.

Clash of Clans 2012
Clash of Clans
Free-to-play mobile game.

The Walking Dead 2012
The Walking Dead
Episodic adventure game based on the series.

Minecraft 2011
Minecraft
Sandbox game.

Were you born on this date?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 2014.

This is because humans find it difficult to retrieve memories from their early childhood.

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Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and other notable people who were born on May 14th.

George Lucas

Film director.
Born on May 14th, 1944
He turned 70 on this day in 2014.

Jill Stein

American politician.
Born on May 14th, 1950
She turned 64 on this day in 2014.

Tim Roth

Actor.
Born on May 14th, 1961
He turned 53 on this day in 2014.

Ruby Walsh

Irish jockey.
Born on May 14th, 1979
He turned 35 on this day in 2014.

Olly Murs

Singer.
Born on May 14th, 1984
He turned 30 on this day in 2014.

Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook founder.
Born on May 14th, 1984
He turned 30 on this day in 2014.

Pokimane

Internet personality.
Born on May 14th, 1996
She turned 18 on this day in 2014.

Weather on May 14th, 2014.

Historical weather information for May 14th, 2014.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 15.5 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 69.4 degrees Fahrenheit. 20.78 degrees Celsius. There was thunder. Rain fell. Precipitation: 10.41cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 13.61 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 8.64cm.

US President.

Barack Obama was the President of the United States on May 14th, 2014.

UK Prime Minister.

David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on May 14th, 2014.

Irish Taoiseach.

Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on May 14th, 2014 was most likely conceived around August 21st, 2013.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on May 14th, 2014 is close to February 4th, 2015.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about May 14th, 2014.

  • A total of 2,761 days have passed since this date.
  • 394 weeks have passed.
  • 238,554,000 seconds have passed since the May 14th, 2014.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 278,313,000 times.
  • Since May 14th, 2014, the earth has travelled approximately 123,093,864,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 39,759,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 20,515,644 steps. That's about 9,118 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,862,648 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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