2nd of October, 2014

The 2nd of October, 2014, fell on a Thursday. Day 275 of 2014. Decade: 2010s.

5 years, 4 months and 19 days have passed since the 2nd of October, 2014.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 2nd of October, 2014:

  • United States: All About That Bass - Meghan Trainor
  • United Kingdom: Changing - Sigma featuring Paloma Faith

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "The Equalizer" 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 2nd of October, 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.

  • Ebola Outbreak

    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.

  • Julia Pierson

    On the 19th of September, the Secret Service is called into question when a man climbs the gates of the White House before entering through an unlocked door. On the 1st of October, Secret Service director Julia Pierson resigns.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 5 years, 4 months and 19 days have passed since the 2nd of October, 2014.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 40 of 2014.
  • Leap Year: 2014 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 2nd of October, 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 1412204400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 2nd of October, 2014:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 2nd of October, 2014, will have the star sign Libra.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2014 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 2nd of October, 2014 falls under the Raven.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.

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.

"Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn" - "Henry Danger" - "Girl Meets World" - "Sheriff Callie's Wild West" - "Every Witch Way" - "Paw Patrol" - "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" - "The Fairly OddParents" - "Dora the Explorer"


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 2nd of October:


Weather

Weather information for the 2nd of October, 2014:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 17.9 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a mostly sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 64.2 degrees Fahrenheit. 17.89 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 17.33 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0.51cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on the 2nd of October, 2014.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 2nd of October, 2014 was probably conceived around the 23rd of December, 2013. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 2nd of October, 2014 is the 12th of July, 2015. (Rough Estimate).

Computer Games

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

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

2nd of October

Events that have occurred on the 2nd of October:


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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 2nd of October, 2014.

  • 1,968 days have passed since this date.
  • 170,038,800 seconds have passed since the 2nd of October, 2014.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 198,378,600 times.
  • Since the 2nd of October, 2014, earth has travelled approximately 87,740,020,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 28,339,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 14,623,337 steps. That's about 6,499 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,040,466 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Comments

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