BestOfDate

May 4th, 2020.

May 4th, 2020, was a Monday. It was day 125 of 2020. The decade was the 2020s.

1 year and 15 days have passed since May 4th, 2020.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Taurus.

On this day.

What happened on May 4th, 2020?

  • Elon Musk's girlfriend Grimes gives birth to a baby boy.

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Trolls World Tour" was at the top of the box office on May 4th, 2020.

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 May 4th, 2020.

  • Countries begin to reopen from their COVID-19 lockdowns.

    During this period, countries were reopening from their COVID-19 lockdowns. Sporting events began to return and unessential businesses started to reopen. Restrictions remained in place in many countries and US states, as policy makers focused their efforts on trying to live with the virus. These restrictions included mask mandates and bans on public gatherings. All-in-all, it was a delicate balancing act.

  • 2020 in movies.

    The movie industry was hit hard by the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic. Because movie theaters were temporarily closed in a lot of countries, many films had their release dates postponed. Movies that were released despite the pandemic included the likes of Bad Boys for Life, Tenet, Sonic the Hedgehog and Dolittle.

  • 2020 in music.

    The music charts in 2020 were dominated by the likes of The Weeknd, Post Malone, Roddy Ricch, Dua Lipa, DaBaby, Harry Styles, Future and Maroon 5.

  • Joe Biden and Kamala Harris.

    Joe Biden and Kamala Harris were named as the Time Person of the Year in 2020 after they defeated incumbent US President Donald Trump.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 1 year and 15 days have passed since May 4th, 2020.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 19 of 2020.
  • Leap Year: 2020 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Age: Anyone born on May 4th, 2020, will be 1 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1588546800.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around May 4th, 2020.

  • April 4th, 2020: The WHO reports that over one million cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed worldwide.
  • April 6th, 2020: Coronavirus outbreak: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is moved into intensive care.
  • April 7th, 2020: Kayleigh McEnany is hired as the new White House press secretary.
  • April 10th, 2020: Coronavirus cases begin to surge in Russia.
  • April 11th, 2020: Coronavirus outbreak: The USA records 2,000 coronavirus deaths in one day.
  • April 11th, 2020: Bella Poarch uploads her first TikTok video.
  • April 14th, 2020: Bernie Sanders endorses Joe Biden for US President.
  • April 14th, 2020: US President Donald Trump announces that America will suspend funding towards the World Health Organization.
  • April 15th, 2020: Anti-lockdown protests begin in Michigan.
  • April 17th, 2020: President Trump encourages protests against state-led coronavirus restrictions.
  • April 17th, 2020: The song "Rockstar" is released by DaBaby.
  • April 19th, 2020: 22 people are killed during a 13-hour-long shooting spree in Nova Scotia, Canada.
  • April 26th, 2020: The global death toll from Covid-19 reaches 200,000.
  • May 1st, 2020: The movie "Black Widow (2020)" is released.
  • This date: May 4th, 2020
  • May 15th, 2020: Harry Styles releases the song "Watermelon Sugar".
  • May 16th, 2020: Soccer: The Bundesliga in Germany returns after being suspended for two months due to Covid-19.
  • May 25th, 2020: An unarmed African-American man called George Floyd is killed during an arrest in Minneapolis.
  • May 26th, 2020: Protests begin in Minneapolis over the police killing of George Floyd.
  • May 27th, 2020: Protests in Minneapolis lead to looting and skirmishes with police.
  • May 27th, 2020: The death toll for Covid-19 in the United States reaches 100,000.
  • May 28th, 2020: Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey declares a state of emergency.
  • May 28th, 2020: Governor of Minnesota Tim Walz calls National Guard troops into Minneapolis.
  • May 29th, 2020: Former Minnesota police officer Derek Chauvin is charged with the murder of George Floyd.

Personality traits.

Check out our personality summary for people who were born on this date.

What are your strengths and weaknesses?

View Personality Summary

Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

NEW! Check out our personality summary image for this birth date.

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on May 4th, 2020, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Aries.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2020 was the year of the Rat (Yang Wood).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 4.
  • Native American Zodiac: May 4th, 2020 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
  • Birth flower (May): The Lily of the Valley and the Hawthorn.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • Tiger King - American true crime documentary.

Kid's TV shows on May 4th, 2020.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired on this date in 2020.

  • The Loud House

Popular toys and games in 2020.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2020.

  • The Xbox One
  • The PlayStation 4

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • Pokémon Sword and Shield - RPG games.
  • Death Stranding - Action game developed by Kojima Productions.
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare - FPS game.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 4th of May.

Holidays.

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 4th of May.

  • Greenery Day (Japan)
  • Star Wars Day
  • May Day Bank Holiday (UK)
  • May Day (Ireland)

US President.

Donald Trump was the President of the United States on May 4th, 2020.

UK Prime Minister.

Boris Johnson was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on May 4th, 2020.

Irish Taoiseach.

Leo Varadkar was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on May 4th, 2020.

Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about May 4th, 2020.

  • A total of 380 days have passed since this date.
  • 54 weeks have passed.
  • 32,832,000 seconds have passed since the May 4th, 2020.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 38,304,000 times.
  • Since May 4th, 2020, the earth has travelled approximately 16,941,312,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 5,472,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 2,823,552 steps. That's about 1,255 miles!
  • Since this date, 393,984 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Post a comment about this date.

Have something to say about May 4th, 2020?

All comments are moderated before they are published. We may edit comments to correct misspellings and grammar. We may also remove or redact personal information.

Search for another date.

It looks like you have reached the end! Try searching for another date.



Random dates.

Feeling lucky? Take a look at the list of random dates below.


« Previous Day
3rd of May, 2020
Next Day »
5th of May, 2020

© 2014-2021 BestOfDate.com