20th of May, 2014

The 20th of May, 2014, fell on a Tuesday. Day 140 of 2014. Decade: 2010s.

5 years, 10 months and 10 days have passed since the 20th of May, 2014.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 20th of May, 2014:

  • Josh Kaufman wins the sixth season of The Voice.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 20th of May, 2014:

  • United States: All of Me - John Legend
  • United Kingdom: Waves - Mr Probz

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

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

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 the 20th of May, 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.

  • Eurovision 2014

    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

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 5 years, 10 months and 10 days have passed since the 20th of May, 2014.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 21 of 2014.
  • Leap Year: 2014 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 20th of May, 2014, will be 5 years of age.
  • People born in 2014 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1400540400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 20th of May, 2014:

  • 21st of April, 2014: The Flint water crisis begins when the city switches its water source to the Flint River.
  • 22nd of April, 2014: Football: Manchester United sack David Moyes
  • 27th of April, 2014: Football: Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard slips during an important game against Chelsea - allowing Demba Ba to score.
  • 28th of April, 2014: The US places economic sanctions on Russia.
  • 29th of April, 2014: English actor Bob Hoskins passes away.
  • 5th of May, 2014: Football: Crystal Palace dash Liverpool's title chances after scoring three goals in nine minutes
  • 11th of May, 2014: Manchester City win the Premier League after a 2-0 victory over West Ham
  • 12th of May, 2014: Beyonce's sister Solange Knowles attacks her brother-in-law Jay-Z in an elevator at The Standard Hotel in New York City.
  • 17th of May, 2014: Arsenal win the FA Cup after defeating Hull City 3-2 in Extra Time.
  • 21st of May, 2014: Caleb Johnson wins the 13th season of American Idol.
  • 23rd of May, 2014: The Isla Vista killings occur when 22-year-old Elliot Rodger goes on a killing spree.
  • 24th of May, 2014: Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are married in Florence, Italy.
  • 5th of June, 2014: An Islamic militant group called ISIS begins its attack on Northern Iraq.
  • 12th of June, 2014: The 2014 FIFA World Cup kicks off in Brazil.
  • 12th of June, 2014: Football: Cesc Fabregas signs for Chelsea
  • 13th of June, 2014: Chelsea sell defender David Luiz to Paris Saint-Germain for £50 million.
  • 15th of June, 2014: The San Antonio Spurs win the 2014 NBA Finals after they defeat the Miami Heat by 4-1.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 20th of May, 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: The 20th of May, 2014 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Bones - Crime comedy-drama TV series.
  • Prison Break - TV serial drama about how one man must save his falsely-accused brother from a death sentence.
  • Two and a Half Men - Starring Charlie Sheen.
  • Dora the Explorer - Kid's 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"


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 20th of May:


Weather

Weather information for the 20th of May, 2014:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 16.0 degrees Celsius. There was heavy rain. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 57.2 degrees Fahrenheit. 14 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 16.83 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on the 20th of May, 2014.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 20th of May, 2014 was probably conceived around the 10th of August, 2013. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 20th of May, 2014 is the 27th of February, 2015. (Rough Estimate).

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

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

20th of May

Events that have occurred on the 20th of May:

  • 20th of May, 1971: The Chuknagar massacre occurs when the Pakistan Army kills thousands of Bengali Hindus.
  • 20th of May, 2003: The last episode of Buffy the Vampire Slayer is aired.
  • 20th of May, 2011: Wrestler Randy Savage dies from a heart attack.
  • 20th of May, 2011: Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011) is released in movie theaters.
  • 20th of May, 1967: FA Cup Final 1967: Tottenham Hotspur defeat Chelsea 2-1.
  • 20th of May, 1987: Beverly Hills Cop II (1987) is released.
  • 20th of May, 1989: Liverpool win the FA Cup after defeating local rivals Everton 3-2 after Extra Time.
  • 20th of May, 1992: Football: Barcelona win the European Cup after beating Sampdoria 1-0 in extra time.
  • 20th of May, 1993: The final episode of "Cheers" is aired.
  • 20th of May, 1993: FA Cup Final 1993: Arsenal defeat Sheffield Wednesday 2-1 in Extra Time.
  • 20th of May, 1995: The last episode of the "Fresh Prince of Bel Air" is aired.
  • 20th of May, 1995: FA Cup Final 1995: Everton secure their first major trophy in eight years after they defeat Manchester United 1-0.
  • 20th of May, 1996: The last episode of "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" is aired.
  • 20th of May, 1996: The song "Three Lions" is released as the official anthem of the England football team (for the 1996 European Championships).
  • 20th of May, 1998: Football: Spanish side Real Madrid win the UEFA Champions League after they defeat Juventus 1-0.
  • 20th of May, 1998: Actor Charlie Sheen suffers a stroke after overdosing on cocaine.
  • 20th of May, 2000: FA Cup Final: A 73rd minute goal from Roberto Di Matteo helps Chelsea secure a 1-0 victory over Aston Villa.
  • 20th of May, 2009: Kris Allen wins the 8th season of American Idol.
  • 20th of May, 2013: Football: It is announced that Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho will be leaving the club.

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 20th of May, 2014.

  • 2,141 days have passed since this date.
  • 184,982,400 seconds have passed since the 20th of May, 2014.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 215,812,800 times.
  • Since the 20th of May, 2014, earth has travelled approximately 95,450,918,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 30,830,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 15,908,486 steps. That's about 7,070 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,219,789 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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