October 23rd, 2014, fell on a Thursday. It was day 296 of 2014. The decade was the 2010s.
6 years, 2 months and 29 days have passed since October 23rd, 2014.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on October 23rd, 2014:
United States: All About That Bass - Meghan Trainor
United Kingdom: All About That Bass - Meghan Trainor
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Fury" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is October 23rd, 2014 and it's a Thursday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Scorpio. The summer is long gone. Temperatures have started to become much cooler and the evenings are beginning to get darker.
Fallen leaves have carpeted driveways, lawns, pathways and sidewalks and there's a fresh earthy scent in the ear. Halloween of 2014 is quickly approaching and stores are selling costumes and decorations. The song All About That Bass by Meghan Trainor is on top of the singles charts in both the USA and the United Kingdom.
Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Fury 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. A video of stand-up comedian Hannibal Buress calling actor Bill Cosby a rapist has caught the nation's attention. Coverage of the allegations are beginning to intensify.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "Two and a Half Men", "Prison Break", "Community" and "American Horror Story". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Saints Row IV", "Batman: Arkham Origins", "Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag" and "Rust". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Glee", "Jessie", "Paw Patrol" and "Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn".
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 October 23rd, 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.
Amanda Bynes makes accusations on Twitter that her father sexually abused her. Later, she reveals that the accusations were false and that a "microchip in her brain made her do it." Bynes is placed in temporary psychiatric hold as a result.
Parliament Hill Shootings
On the 22nd of October, 2014, a man called Michael Zehaf-Bibeau shot a Candian soldier (Corporal Nathan Cirillo) that was on sentry duty at the National War Memorial. Afterwards, he drove to Parliament Hill, where he was shot and killed by security personnel.
Basic facts and information about this date:
6 years, 2 months and 29 days have passed since October 23rd, 2014.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 43 of 2014.
Leap Year: 2014 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on October 23rd, 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 1414018800.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around October 23rd, 2014:
Barack Obama was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on October 23rd, 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 October 23rd, 2014 was probably conceived around the 13th of January, 2014. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 23rd, 2014 is the 2nd of August, 2015. (Rough Estimate).
How old was I?
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on October 23rd, 2014.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about October 23rd, 2014.
2,282 days have passed since this date.
197,168,400 seconds have passed since the October 23rd, 2014.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 230,029,800 times.
Since October 23rd, 2014, earth has travelled approximately 101,738,894,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 32,861,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 16,956,482 steps. That's about 7,536 miles!
Since this date, 2,366,021 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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