May 1st, 2015, fell on a Friday. It was day 121 of 2015. The decade was the 2010s.
5 years, 2 months and 14 days have passed since May 1st, 2015.
On This Date
Events that occurred on May 1st, 2015:
The release date for The Avengers: Age of Ultron.
The Expo 2015 begins in Milan, Italy.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on May 1st, 2015:
United States: See You Again - Wiz Khalifa featuring Charlie Puth
United Kingdom: See You Again - Wiz Khalifa featuring Charlie Puth
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Furious 7" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is May 1st, 2015 and it's a Friday. People are looking forward to the weekend. The summer of 2015 has finally arrived. The weather has warmed up and the evenings are brighter than usual.
The song See You Again by Wiz Khalifa featuring Charlie Puth 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 Furious 7 is at the top of the Box Office. A social networking website called Vine is extremely popular at the moment.
It's 2015, so the music charts are being dominated by the likes of OMI, Bruno Mars, Ellie Goulding, Adele, Justin Bieber and Hozier. Caitlyn Jenner has recently come out as a trans woman during a "20/20" interview with Diane Sawyer. In the United Kingdom, the campaign for the 2015 general election is underway. David Cameron's Conservative Party are going head-to-head with Ed Miliband and the Labour Party. Opinion polls are showing that the result will be tight and that it could potentially result in a hung parliament.
American R&B singer Ben E. King has just passed away. Tributes are pouring in for soul singer Ben E. King, who has passed away from coronary problems at the age of 76. Radio stations are currently playing the hit song "Stand by Me" in his honor. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Prison Break", "House of Cards", "Orange Is the New Black" and "Power".
Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Watchdogs", "Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare", "Assassin's Creed: Unity" and "Mortal Kombat X". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Lab Rats: Bionic Island", "Doc McStuffins", "Girl Meets World" and "Henry Danger". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "PlayStation 4" and "Xbox One".
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 May 1st, 2015.
The movie "Spotlight" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2015.
2015 in movies.
Popular movies in 2015 included Room, The Revenant, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Jurassic World, Furious 7, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Minions, Magic Mike XXL, Spectre, Inside Out, Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2, Mad Max: Fury Road, Sicario and The Martian.
English actress Michelle Keegan is named as FHM's sexiest woman in 2015.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is named as the Time Person of the Year for 2015.
European Migrant Crisis
Throughout 2015, media attention became focused on the rising number of refugees and migrants that were attempting to enter Europe.
2015 in music.
Popular music artists in 2015 included Ellie Goulding, The Weeknd, Fetty Wap, Wiz Khalifa, Walk the Moon, Jason Derulo, Ed Sheeran, Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber, Drake, Shawn Mendes, Adele and Omi.
"Uptown Funk" by Mark Ronson (featuring Bruno Mars) would go on to win a Grammy for 2015's Record of the Year.
Ben E. King passes away.
American R&B singer Ben E. King passed away on the 30th of April, 2015.
Basic facts and information about this date:
5 years, 2 months and 14 days have passed since May 1st, 2015.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 18 of 2015.
Leap Year: 2015 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on May 1st, 2015, will be 5 years of age.
People born in 2015 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1430434800.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around May 1st, 2015:
April 2nd, 2015: A mass shooting at the Garissa University College in Kenya results in 148 deaths..
National holidays and famous events that fall on the 1st of May:
May Day / Labour Day (France)
International Workers' Day
Who was the US President on this particular date?
Barack Obama was the President of the United States on May 1st, 2015.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on May 1st, 2015 was probably conceived around the 22nd of July, 2014. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on May 1st, 2015 is the 8th of February, 2016. (Rough Estimate).
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Mortal Kombat X - Fighting video game developed by NetherRealm Studios.
Battlefield Hardline - First-person shooter video game developed by Visceral Games.
Far Cry 4 - First-person shooter game.
Assassin's Creed: Unity - Action-adventure game.
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare - FPS game.
Alien: Isolation - Survival horror game.
Destiny - Online FPS game.
Watchdogs - Action-adventure game developed by Ubisoft Montreal.
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about May 1st, 2015.
1,902 days have passed since this date.
164,332,800 seconds have passed since the May 1st, 2015.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 191,721,600 times.
Since May 1st, 2015, earth has travelled approximately 84,795,724,800 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 27,388,800 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 14,132,621 steps. That's about 6,281 miles!
Since this date, 1,971,994 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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