September 5th, 2014, fell on a Friday. It was day 248 of 2014. The decade was the 2010s.
6 years, 5 months and 20 days have passed since September 5th, 2014.
On This Date
Events that occurred on September 5th, 2014:
Singer Simone Battle commits suicide at the age of 25.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on September 5th, 2014:
United States: Rude - Magic!
United Kingdom: Lovers on the Sun - David Guetta featuring Sam Martin
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Guardians of the Galaxy" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is September 5th, 2014 and it's a Friday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Virgo. Currently, people have "that Friday feeling" and are looking forward to the weekend.
Schools have started back and autumn has arrived, so temperatures have started to cool and trees are beginning to shed their leaves. In America, the song Rude by Magic! is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Lovers on the Sun by David Guetta featuring Sam Martin is the number one hit song.
Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Guardians of the Galaxy 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. The Ebola virus epidemic in Western Africa has been receiving around-the-clock news coverage. Hundreds of hacked naked pictures of famous celebrities have just been leaked on the Internet. Commentators are labeling this event "Celebgate" and "The Fappening".
In soccer, Radamel Falcao has just signed for Manchester United on loan. Tributes are pouring in for actress Joan Rivers, who has unexpectedly passed away after suffering complications from a minor throat surgery. The music world is in shock following news that G.R.L. singer Simone Battle has committed suicide at the age of 25.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "RuPaul's Drag Race", "The Walking Dead", "House of Cards" and "Rick and Morty". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Saints Row IV", "Call of Duty: Ghosts", "Rust" and "Titanfall". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "The Fairly OddParents", "Glee", "Paw Patrol" and "Girl Meets World".
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 September 5th, 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.
The Ebola virus epidemic in Western Africa was receiving around-the-clock news coverage. Between August and the end of October, the situation continued to worsen. In a number of cases, the media was accused of scaremongering and sensationalism. During this period of 2014, people in the developed world were becoming increasingly afraid about the possibility that the virus would spread to other parts of the world.
ISIS release two videos of US journalists being beheaded on camera. A video of journalist James Foley being executed is released on the 9th of August and a video of Steven Sotloff being killed is released on the 2nd of September. The killings receive widespread condemnation and further intervention by western military forces is being called for.
Celebgate (aka "The Fappening") occurs on the 31st of August, 2014, when hundreds of private pictures of celebrities are leaked on the Internet. In the days that follow, these pictures are spread across websites such as 4chan, Reddit, Imgur and Tumblr.
Basic facts and information about this date:
6 years, 5 months and 20 days have passed since September 5th, 2014.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 36 of 2014.
Leap Year: 2014 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on September 5th, 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 1409871600.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around September 5th, 2014:
Barack Obama was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on September 5th, 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 September 5th, 2014 was probably conceived around the 26th of November, 2013. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on September 5th, 2014 is the 15th of June, 2015. (Rough Estimate).
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about September 5th, 2014.
2,365 days have passed since this date.
204,339,600 seconds have passed since the September 5th, 2014.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 238,396,200 times.
Since September 5th, 2014, earth has travelled approximately 105,439,233,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 34,056,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 17,573,206 steps. That's about 7,810 miles!
Since this date, 2,452,075 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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