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December 6th, 2014.

December 6th, 2014, was a Saturday. It was day 340 of 2014. The decade was the 2010s.

7 years and 2 days have passed since December 6th, 2014.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Sagittarius.

On this day.

What happened on December 6th, 2014?

  • Former WWE superstar CM Punk signs with the UFC.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on December 6th, 2014.

  • United States: Blank Space - Taylor Swift
  • United Kingdom: These Days - Take That

The Billboard Hot 100 on December 6th, 2014.

The top five songs from the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

  • Blank Space - Taylor Swift
  • All About That Bass - Meghan Trainor
  • Take Me To Church - Hozier
  • Animals - Maroon 5
  • Shake It Off - Taylor Swift
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Mockingjay Part 1

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Mockingjay Part 1" was at the top of the box office on December 6th, 2014.

Take me back to December 6th, 2014!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is December 6th, 2014 and it's a Saturday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Sagittarius. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.

The Christmas season of 2014 has began. In America, the song Blank Space by Taylor Swift is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, These Days by Take That is the number one hit song.

Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Mockingjay Part 1 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 hacker group identifying itself as the "Guardians of Peace" have leaked confidential data from the film studio Sony Pictures. The hack is believed to be in response to the upcoming release of the "The Interview", a comedy movie about a plot to assassinate North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un.

In more personal news, this website has just been launched. If you were to travel back to this day, notable figures such as Junior Malanda, Greg Plitt, Ben E. King and B.B. King would all be still alive. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Grey's Anatomy", "The Vampire Diaries", "Once Upon a Time" and "Jane the Virgin".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Clash of Clans", "Saints Row IV", "The Sims 4" and "Destiny". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Dora the Explorer", "Jessie", "Austin & Ally" and "The Thundermans". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as the Furby Boom, the PlayStation 4, the Xbox One and Frozen toys.

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 December 6th, 2014.

  • Oil prices are falling.

    Oil prices are falling.

    Oil became a major topic of interest when prices started to plummet in December, 2014. As result, the Russian Ruble crashed and became the world's worst performing currency. By January of 2015, the price of oil had fallen from $105 to $44 in a six month time frame.

  • Sony Pictures is hacked.

    Sony Pictures is hacked.

    At the tail-end of 2014, confidential data belonging to Sony Pictures Entertainment was leaked. The group behind the hack demanded the cancellation of The Interview, which was an upcoming comedy movie about North Korea. Throughout much of December, the hack received huge amount of media attention. Although Sony originally gave in to the hacker's demands, the movie was eventually released on Christmas Eve.

  • 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.

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 7 years and 2 days have passed since December 6th, 2014.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 49 of 2014.
  • Leap Year: 2014 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on December 6th, 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 1417824000.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around December 6th, 2014.

  • November 6th, 2014: Amazon Alexa is released.
  • November 10th, 2014: Mark Ronson releases the song "Uptown Funk" featuring Bruno Mars.
  • November 13th, 2014: Honduran model María José Alvarado is shot dead in Cablotales.
  • November 14th, 2014: Reality TV star Diem Brown dies from ovarian cancer.
  • November 21st, 2014: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014) is released in cinemas.
  • November 28th, 2014: 120 people are killed when three bombs are set off at the central mosque in Kano, Nigeria.
  • December 3rd, 2014: Our website bestofdate.com is founded.
  • December 3rd, 2014: Protests begin in several US cities after a Staten Island grand jury chooses not to indict police officer Daniel Pantaleo for the killing of Eric Garner.
  • This date: December 6th, 2014
  • December 7th, 2014: World Superbike racer Carl "Foggy" Fogarty wins the UK version of "I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!".
  • December 12th, 2014: Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014) is released in movie theaters.
  • December 12th, 2014: Nick Cannon files for divorce from Mariah Carey.
  • December 16th, 2014: Craig Wayne Boyd wins the seventh season of The Voice.
  • December 16th, 2014: Thierry Henry announces his retirement.
  • December 16th, 2014: The Peshawar school massacre occurs when members of the Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan attack an Army Public School in Peshawar, Pakistan. 145 people are killed.
  • December 18th, 2014: The final episode of "The Colbert Report" is broadcast on Comedy Central.
  • December 28th, 2014: Indonesia AirAsia Flight 8501 crashes in the Karimata Strait, killing 162 people.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on December 6th, 2014, will have the star sign Sagittarius.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Ophiuchus.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2014 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 7.
  • Native American Zodiac: December 6th, 2014 falls under the Owl.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.
  • Birth flower (December): The Narcissus and the Holly.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

TV shows from December, 2014.

Jane the Virgin
Jane the Virgin
Romantic drama-comedy series.

Black-ish
Black-ish
A sitcom about an upper class African-American family.

Gotham
Gotham
Crime drama series based on the Batman universe.

Power
Power
Crime drama.

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.

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.

Kids' TV shows on December 6th, 2014.

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

Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn
Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn

Henry Danger
Henry Danger

Girl Meets World
Girl Meets World

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

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

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 toys
Frozen toys

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.

Far Cry 4 2014
Far Cry 4
First-person shooter game.

Assassin's Creed: Unity 2014
Assassin's Creed: Unity
Action-adventure game.

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare 2014
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
FPS game.

Alien: Isolation 2014
Alien: Isolation
Survival horror game.

Destiny 2014
Destiny
Online FPS game.

The Sims 4 2014
The Sims 4
Life / social simulation game.

Watchdogs 2014
Watchdogs
Action-adventure game developed by Ubisoft Montreal.

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.

Rust 2013
Rust
Survival video game.

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.

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

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

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.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then check out December 6th, 2020 instead.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and other notable people who were born on December 6th.

Andrew Flintoff

Cricket player.
Born on December 6th, 1977
He turned 37 on this day in 2014.

Giannis Antetokounmpo

NBA player.
Born on December 6th, 1994
He turned 20 on this day in 2014.

Holidays.

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 6th of December.

  • Constitution Day (Spain)

Weather on December 6th, 2014.

Historical weather information for December 6th, 2014.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 9.9 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 36.7 degrees Fahrenheit. 2.61 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 3.3cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 2.67 degrees Celsius.

US President.

Barack Obama was the President of the United States on December 6th, 2014.

UK Prime Minister.

David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on December 6th, 2014.

Irish Taoiseach.

Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on December 6th, 2014 was most likely conceived around March 15th, 2014.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on December 6th, 2014 is close to August 29th, 2015.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about December 6th, 2014.

  • A total of 2,559 days have passed since this date.
  • 365 weeks have passed.
  • 221,097,600 seconds have passed since the December 6th, 2014.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 257,947,200 times.
  • Since December 6th, 2014, the earth has travelled approximately 114,086,361,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 36,849,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 19,014,394 steps. That's about 8,451 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,653,171 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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