May 14

#
Boosts
Is this day important to you? Boost it!

Find out what the world looked like on May 14 in the most popular years: events, famous birthdays, music, movies, etc..

Pick another day:
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31

Pick another month:

2018

The Fallen by David Baldacci was one of the best seller of 2018.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 2018.

2015

Avengers: Age of Ultron directed by Joss Whedon was one of the most viewed movies released in 2015.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 2015.

2014

Neighbors directed by Nicholas Stoller was one of the most viewed movies released in 2014.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 2014.

2013

The Great Gatsby directed by Baz Luhrmann was one of the most viewed movies released in 2013.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 2013.

2011

Thor directed by Kenneth Branagh was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 2011.

2010

Robin Hood directed by Ridley Scott was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 2010.

2009

Terminator Salvation directed by McG was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 2009.

2007

28 Weeks Later directed by Juan Carlos Fresnadillo was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 2007.

2006

Famous people born on this day include Bluebell Halliwell. In that special week people in US were listening to SOS by Rihanna. Mission: Impossible III, directed by J.J. Abrams, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2006. Promise Me by Harlan Coben was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 2006.

2005

Kingdom of Heaven directed by Ridley Scott was one of the most viewed movies released in 2005.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 2005.

2003

X2 directed by Bryan Singer was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 2003.

2002

Insomnia directed by Christopher Nolan was one of the most viewed movies released in 2002.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 2002.

2001

Famous people born on this day include Noah Levi. In that special week people in US were listening to All For You by Janet. The Mummy Returns, directed by Stephen Sommers, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2001. Washington by Meg Greenfield was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 2001.

2000

The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week people in US were listening to Maria, Maria by Santana. Gladiator, directed by Ridley Scott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2000. The Rock Says . . . by the Rock with Joe Layden was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 2000.

1999

Famous people born on this day include Antonio Fernandez. In UK Swear It Again by Westlife was in the top 5 hits. Notting Hill, directed by Roger Michell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999. White Oleander by Janet Fitch was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1999.

1998

Famous people born on this day include Julia Goodwin. In UK Under The Bridge / Lady Marmalade by All Saints was in the top 5 hits. Deep Impact, directed by Mimi Leder, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998. The Long Road Home by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1998.

1997

Famous people born on this day include Riley Griffiths. In UK Lovefool by The Cardigans was in the top 5 hits. The Fifth Element, directed by Luc Besson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997. Personal History by Katharine Graham was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1997.

1996

Famous people born on this day include Martin Garrix. In UK Fastlove by George Michael was in the top 5 hits. Dead Man, directed by Jim Jarmusch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996. Neanderthal by John Darnton was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1996.

1995

Famous people born on this day include Kelly Gale. In UK Unchained Melody / White Cliffs Of Dover by Robson Green & Jerome Flynn was in the top 5 hits. Crimson Tide, directed by Tony Scott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1995. Couplehood by Paul Reiser was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1995.

1994

Famous people born on this day include Marcos Corrêa. In that special week people in US were listening to I Swear by All-4-One. The Crow, directed by Alex Proyas, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1994. The Book Of Virtues by William J. Bennett was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1994.

1993

Famous people born on this day include Miranda Cosgrove. In that special week people in US were listening to That's The Way Love Goes by Janet Jackson. My Neighbor Totoro, directed by Hayao Miyazaki, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1993. Remembering Denny by Calvin Trillin was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1993.

1992

The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include AJ Saudin. In that special week people in US were listening to Jump by Kris Kross. Lethal Weapon 3, directed by Richard Donner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992. Oh, the Places You'll Go! by Dr. Seuss was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1992.

1991

Switch directed by Blake Edwards was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1991.

1990

An Inconvenient Woman by Dominick Dunne was one of the best seller of 1990.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1990.

1989

Famous people born on this day include Rob Gronkowski. In that special week people in US were listening to Forever Your Girl by Paula Abdul. See No Evil, Hear No Evil, directed by Arthur Hiller, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1989. The Negotiator by Frederick Forsyth was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1989.

1988

The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Tara Thompson. In UK Perfect by Fairground Attraction was in the top 5 hits. Wings of Desire, directed by Wim Wenders, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988. Treasure by Clive Cussler was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1988.

1987

Famous people born on this day include Zarine Khan. In that special week people in US were listening to With Or Without You by U2. La Bamba, directed by Luis Valdez, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987. This 'N That by Bette Davis with Michael Herskowitz was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1987.

1986

Famous people born on this day include Clay Matthews III. In UK The Chicken Song by Spitting Image was in the top 5 hits. Top Gun, directed by Tony Scott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986. High Hearts by Rita Mae Brown was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1986.

1985

A Light In The Attic by Shel Silverstein was one of the best seller of 1985.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1985.

1984

Famous people born on this day include Mark Zuckerberg. In UK The Reflex by Duran Duran was in the top 5 hits. The Natural, directed by Barry Levinson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984. Pet Sematary by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1984.

1983

Famous people born on this day include Amber Tamblyn. In UK True by Spandau Ballet was in the top 5 hits. Blue Thunder, directed by John Badham, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983. Working Out by Charles Hix was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1983.

1982

Famous people born on this day include Beardyman . In UK Ebony And Ivory by Paul McCartney & Stevie Wonder was in the top 5 hits. Conan the Barbarian, directed by John Milius, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982. Celebrity by Thomas Thompson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1982.

1981

Famous people born on this day include Lisa Steinberg. In UK Stand And Deliver by Adam & The Ants was in the top 5 hits. The Burning, directed by Tony Maylam, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981. Never-Say-Diet Book by Richard Simmons was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1981.

1980

The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Florent Peyre. In UK What's Another Year by Johnny Logan was in the top 5 hits. Friday the 13th, directed by Sean S. Cunningham, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980. Aunt Erma'S Cope Book by Erma Bombeck was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1980.

1979

Famous people born on this day include Mickaël Landreau. In that special week people in US were listening to Reunited by Peaches & Herb. Manhattan, directed by Woody Allen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979. The Complete Book Of Running by James F. Fixx was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1979.

1978

Adrien Arpel'S Three-Week Crash Makeover, Shapeover Beauty Program by Adrien Arpel was one of the best seller of 1978.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1978.

1977

Famous people born on this day include Isabelle Moreau. In that special week people in US were listening to Sir Duke by Stevie Wonder. The Car, directed by Elliot Silverstein, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977. Changing by Liv Ullmann was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1977.

1976

The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Martine McCutcheon. In UK Fernando by Abba was in the top 5 hits. Watch Out, We're Mad, directed by Marcello Fondato, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976. A Man Called Intrepid by William Stevenson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1976.

1975

Famous people born on this day include Chris Kramer. In that special week people in US were listening to He Don't Love You (Like I Love You) by Tony Orlando and Dawn. Mandingo, directed by Richard Fleischer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975. The Total Woman by Marabel Morgan was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1975.

1974

The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Ginie Line. In that special week people in US were listening to The Streak by Ray Stevens. Going Places, directed by Bertrand Blier, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974. Watership Down by Richard Adams was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1974.

1973

Famous people born on this day include Nathalie Kosciusko-Morizet. In UK See My Baby Jive by Wizzard was in the top 5 hits. Paper Moon, directed by Peter Bogdanovich, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973. The Life And Death Of Adolf Hitler by Robert Payne was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1973.

1972

Famous people born on this day include Gabriel Mann (actor). In that special week people in US were listening to The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face by Roberta Flack. Play It Again, Sam, directed by Herbert Ross, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972. The Boys Of Summer by Roger Kahn was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1972.

1971

Famous people born on this day include Sofia Coppola. In that special week people in US were listening to Joy To The World by Three Dog Night. 10 Rillington Place, directed by Richard Fleischer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971. The Greening Of America by Charles Reich was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1971.

1970

Famous people born on this day include Neil Rayment. In that special week people in US were listening to American Woman by The Guess Who. The Ballad of Cable Hogue, directed by Sam Peckinpah, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1970. Up The Organization by Robert Townsend was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1970.

1969

Famous people born on this day include Cate Blanchett. In that special week people in US were listening to Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In (The Flesh Failures) by The 5th Dimension. Mackenna's Gold, directed by J. Lee Thompson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969. Except For Me And Thee by Jessamyn West was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1969.

1968

The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Alain Bouzigues. In UK What A Wonderful World / Cabaret by Louis Armstrong was in the top 5 hits. The Odd Couple, directed by Gene Saks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1968. Between Parent And Child by Haim G. Ginott was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1968.

1967

Famous people born on this day include Valeria Marini. In that special week people in US were listening to Groovin' by The Young Rascals. For a Few Dollars More, directed by Sergio Leone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967. Everything But Money by Sam Levenson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1967.

1966

Famous people born on this day include Marianne Denicourt. In UK Pretty Flamingo by Manfred Mann was in the top 5 hits. Arabesque, directed by Stanley Donen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966. Those Who Love by Irving Stone was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1966.

1965

Famous people born on this day include Farid Melouk. In UK Ticket To Ride by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits. The Pawnbroker, directed by Sidney Lumet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965. The Flight Of The Falcon by Daphne Du Maurier was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1965.

1964

Famous people born on this day include James M Kelly. In that special week people in US were listening to My Guy by Mary Wells. What a Way to Go!, directed by J. Lee Thompson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964. The Martyred by Richard E. Kim was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1964.

1963

The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Kiara . In UK From Me To You by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits. Winter Light, directed by Ingmar Bergman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963. The Whole Truth And Nothing But by Hedda Hopper was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1963.

1962

Famous people born on this day include Wolfgang Priklopil. In UK Nut Rocker by B Bumble & The Stingers was in the top 5 hits. Mothra, directed by Inoshiro Honda, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962. Captain Newman, M.D. by Leo Calvin Rosten was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1962.

1961

Famous people born on this day include Tim Roth. In that special week people in US were listening to Runaway by Del Shannon. Two Women, directed by Vittorio De Sica, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1961. The Last Of The Just by Andre Schwarz-Bart was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1961.

1960

The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Frank Nobilo. In that special week people in US were listening to Stuck On You by Elvis Presley. Dear And Glorious Physician by Taylor Caldwell was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1960.

1959

Famous people born on this day include Patrick Bruel. In that special week people in US were listening to The Happy Organ by Dave Baby Cortez. Imitation of Life, directed by Douglas Sirk, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1959. Only In America by Harry Lewis Golden was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1959.

1958

Famous people born on this day include Linda Topp. In UK Who's Sorry Now by Connie Francis was in the top 5 hits. Thunder Road, directed by Arthur Ripley, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958. The Hidden Persuaders by Vance Packard was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1958.

1957

Famous people born on this day include Michel Cymes. In that special week people in US were listening to All Shook Up by Elvis Presley. Desk Set, directed by Walter Lang, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1957. The Lion'S Share by Bosley Crowther was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1957.

1956

Famous people born on this day include Hazel Blears. In UK No Other Love by Ronnie Hilton was in the top 5 hits. Godzilla, King of the Monsters!, directed by Ishir Honda, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1956. The Cross Of Iron by Willi Heinrich was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1956.

1955

Famous people born on this day include Alasdair Fraser. In UK Stranger In Paradise by Tony Bennett was in the top 5 hits. Bride of the Monster, directed by Edward D. Wood Jr., was one of the most viewed movies released in 1955. No Time For Sergeants by Mac Hyman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1955.

1954

Three Coins in the Fountain directed by Jean Negulesco was one of the most viewed movies released in 1954.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1954.

1953

The Desert Rats directed by Robert Wise was one of the most viewed movies released in 1953.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1953.

1952

The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Robert Zemeckis. Scaramouche, directed by George Sidney, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1952. Adventures In Two Worlds by A.J. Cronin was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1952.

1951

Proud New Flags by F. Van Wyck Mason was one of the best seller of 1951.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1951.

1950

Please Believe Me directed by Norman Taurog was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1950.

1949

The Barkleys of Broadway directed by Charles Walters was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1949.

1948

State of the Union directed by Frank Capra was one of the most viewed movies released in 1948.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1948.

1947

Born to Kill directed by Robert Wise was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1947.

1946

The Postman Always Rings Twice directed by Tay Garnett was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1946.

1945

Blood on the Sun directed by Frank Lloyd was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1945.

1944

The White Cliffs of Dover directed by Clarence Brown was one of the most viewed movies released in 1944.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1944.

1943

The Ox-Bow Incident directed by William A. Wellman was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1943.

1942

This Gun for Hire directed by Frank Tuttle was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1942.

1941

Citizen Kane directed by Orson Welles was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1941.

1940

My Favorite Wife directed by Garson Kanin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1940.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1940.

1939

Only Angels Have Wings directed by Howard Hawks was one of the most viewed movies released in 1939.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1939.

1938

The Adventures of Robin Hood directed by Michael Curtiz was one of the most viewed movies released in 1938.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1938.

1937

Captains Courageous directed by Victor Fleming was one of the most viewed movies released in 1937.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1937.

1936

Show Boat directed by James Whale was one of the most viewed movies released in 1936.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1936.

1935

Werewolf of London directed by Stuart Walker was one of the most viewed movies released in 1935.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1935.

1934

Blue Steel directed by Robert Bradbury was one of the most viewed movies released in 1934.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1934.

1933

A Study in Scarlet directed by Edwin L. Marin was one of the most viewed movies released in 1933.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1933.

1931

The Public Enemy directed by William A. Wellman was one of the most viewed movies released in 1931.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1931.

1930

Born Reckless directed by Andrew Bennison was one of the most viewed movies released in 1930.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1930.

1929

The Black Watch directed by John Ford was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1929.

1928

The Man Who Laughs directed by Paul Leni was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1928.

1927

7th Heaven directed by Frank Borzage was one of the most viewed movies released in 1927.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1927.

1926

Sparrows directed by William Beaudine was one of the most viewed movies released in 1926.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1926.

1925

Strike directed by Sergei M. Eisenstein was one of the most viewed movies released in 1925.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1925.

1924

Sherlock Jr. directed by Buster Keaton was one of the most viewed movies released in 1924.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1924.

1922

Missing Husbands directed by Jacques Feyder was one of the most viewed movies released in 1922.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1922.

1921

Carmen directed by Ernst Lubitsch was one of the most viewed movies released in 1921.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1921.

1920

The Flapper directed by Alan Crosland was one of the most viewed movies released in 1920.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1920.

1919

Broken Blossoms or The Yellow Man and the Girl directed by D.W. Griffith was one of the most viewed movies released in 1919.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1919.

1917

A Romance of the Redwoods directed by Cecil B. DeMille was one of the most viewed movies released in 1917.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1917.

1916

Civilization directed by Reginald Barker was one of the most viewed movies released in 1916.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1916.

1914

Home, Sweet Home directed by D.W. Griffith was one of the most viewed movies released in 1914.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1914.

1913

Raja Harishchandra directed by Dhundiraj Govind Phalke was one of the most viewed movies released in 1913.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1913.

1911

The Lost Chord directed by was one of the most viewed movies released in 1911.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1911.

1909

Sherlock Holmes IV directed by was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1909.

1901

Fulton Market directed by was one of the most viewed movies released in 1901.

But much more happened, find out here: 14 May 1901.