Friday May 14, 2004

US date format: 5/14/2004, UK date format: 14/5/2004

It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see zodiac on May 14, 2004). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Apple Martin . In that special week of May people in US were listening to Yeah! by Usher. In UK F**k It (I Don't Want You Back) by Eamon was in the top 5 hits. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, directed by Alfonso Cuarón, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2004 while Eats, Shoots & Leaves by Lynne Truss was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Imperium. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fire Emblem: The Sacred Stones or Crash Twinsanity.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 2004, at May 14 across the years or at May 2004 calendar.

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 14, 2004?


Holidays

  • St. Carthach the Younger
  • DubsDay in Dublin Ireland (14th of May in 2006).
  • Mother's Day in various countries (second Sunday of May in 2006).
  • Israel - Yom Ha'atzma'ut, or Israeli Independence Day. The observed date of this national holiday is determined by the Jewish Calendar.
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Events

  • Two US Marines are sentenced to prison for electrocuting an Iraqi prisoner a month earlier.
  • The Constitutional Court of South Korea overturns the impeachment of President Roh Moo-hyun.
  • Vatican foreign minister Archbishop Giovanni Lajolo says torture of prisoners is a "more serious" blow for U.S. than September 11 (Al Jazeerah). American reaction is negative. (Catholic News)
  • The British tabloid newspaper The Daily Mirror, which published photos allegedly depicting British Army soldiers abusing Iraqi prisoners, concedes that it was hoaxed, apologises, and sacks its editor Piers Morgan. (BBC) (Al Bawaba) (Reuters)
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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

Directed by: Michel Gondry

Starring: Jim Carrey, Kate Winslet, Tom Wilkinson, Gerry Robert Byrne

Country: United States of America

Shaun of the Dead

Shaun of the Dead

Directed by: Edgar Wright

Starring: Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Kate Ashfield, Lucy Davis

Country: United States of America

The Notebook

The Notebook

Directed by: Nick Cassavetes

Starring: Gena Rowlands, James Garner, Rachel McAdams, Ryan Gosling

Country: United States of America

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Directed by: Alfonso Cuarón

Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint, Richard Griffiths

Country: United States of America

Dear Frankie

Dear Frankie

Directed by: Shona Auerbach

Starring: Emily Mortimer, Jack McElhone, Gerard Butler, Mary Riggans

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 14, 2004?
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Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - If I Ain't Got You
  2. - Burnyoutube
  3. - I Don't Wanna Know
  4. - Overnight Celebrity
  5. - All Falls Down

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Mas Que Tu Amigo
  2. - Te Quise Tanto
  3. - Tengo Ganas
  4. - Creo En El Amor
  5. - Cuidarte El Alma
Sport Games on May 14, 2004

Sport Games on May 14, 2004


Jupiler League

Football (Belgium)
  • Germinal - Standard : 1 - 2
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La Liga Primera Division

Football (Spain)
  • Villarreal - Valencia : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of May 14, 2004

Serie B

Football (Italy)
  • Cagliari - Triestina : 3 - 1
See all Football game results of May 14, 2004

Futbol Ligi 1

Football (Turkey)
  • Fenerbahce - Malatyaspor : 2 - 4
See all Football game results of May 14, 2004

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Deadwood

Deadwood

Written by:

Directed by: Walter Hill

Starring: Timothy Olyphant, Ian McShane, Molly Parker, Brad Dourif

Country: United States of America

George and the Dragon

George and the Dragon

Directed by: Tom Reeve

Padre Coraje

Padre Coraje

Directed by: Benito Zambrano

Iron Chef America: Battle of the Masters

Iron Chef America: Battle of the Masters

Imperium

Imperium

Directed by: Daniel Ragussis

How old am I?

If May 14th, 2004 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 2004?

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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The Full Cupboard Of Life by Alexander McCall Smith

The Full Cupboard Of Life

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THE NO. 1 LADIES’ DETECTIVE AGENCY - Book 5Fans around the world adore the best-selling No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series and its proprietor, Precious Ramotswe, Botswana’s premier lady detective.

Reckless Abandon by Stuart Woods

Reckless Abandon

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Cop-turned-lawyer Stone Barrington tracks a mobster hiding deep within the witness protection program in this new thriller in the New York Times bestselling series-with a little help from beautiful Florida police

The South Beach Diet Good Fats Good Carbs Guide by Arthur Agatston

The South Beach Diet Good Fats Good Carbs Guide

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Based on the nation's #1 bestsellerPublished in January 2004, The South Beach Diet Good Fats/Good Carbs Guide has sold more than three million copies and has continuously topped national bestseller lists.

The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown

The Da Vinci Code

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PREMIUM MASS MARKET EDITION #1 Worldwide Bestseller—More Than 80 Million Copies Sold As millions of readers around the globe have already discovered, The Da Vinci Code is a reading experience unlike any other.

The Last Juror by John Grisham

The Last Juror

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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERIn 1970, Willie Traynor comes to Clanton, Mississippi, in a Triumph Spitfire and a fog of vague ambitions. Within a year, the twenty-three-year-old finds himself the owner of Ford County’s only newspaper, famous for its well-crafted …

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Star Wars: Battlefront

Star Wars: Battlefront

Genre: First-person shooter, third-person shooter

Publisher: LucasArts (2004–2013) Electronic Arts (2013–present)

Bejeweled 2

Bejeweled 2

Platform: Windows Mac OS X Browser Flash PDA Palm OS Windows Mobile iOS Xbox 360 XBLA iPod PlayStation 3 PSN PlayStation Portable WiiWare Symbian^3 Android BlackBerry PlayBook

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: PopCap Games Sony Online Entertainment (PSN) Electronic Arts (Android)

Firepower (computer game)

Firepower (computer game)

Platform: PC

Genre: Flight simulation

Publisher: GMX media, TRI SYNERGY

Fire Emblem: The Sacred Stones

Fire Emblem: The Sacred Stones

Platform: Game Boy Advance

Genre: Tactical RPG

Publisher: Nintendo

Crash Twinsanity

Crash Twinsanity

Platform: PlayStation 2; Xbox

Genre: Platform

Publisher: NA/EU Vivendi Universal Games; AUS Sierra Entertainment

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $42.80
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $27.25
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $25.98
  • General Electric GE: opens at $30.30
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $86.65

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 114.23 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.3896 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.2962 CHF
  • 1 EUR = 135.7 JPY
  • 1 EUR = 0.6754 GBP

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on May 14, 2004?

On May 14, 2004 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is May 14, 2004?

On May 14, 2004 the zodiac sign was Taurus.

Who was the US President on May 14, 2004?

On May 14, 2004 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 14, 2004?

On May 14, 2004 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on May 14, 2004?

On May 14, 2004 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on May 14, 2004?

On May 14, 2004 several famous people were born including, Apple Martin.

Which famous people died on May 14, 2004?

Famous people died on May 14, 2004 include, Anna Lee, Anna Lee.

What was the number one song in May 14, 2004?

The number one song in the week of May 14, 2004 was Yeah! by Usher in US and F**k It (I Don't Want You Back) by Eamon in UK.

What were the top hits on May 14, 2004?

The top hits on May 14, 2004 were Yeah! by Usher, I Don't Wanna Know by Mario Winans, Burn by Usher in US and F**k It (I Don't Want You Back) by Eamon, FURB (F U Right Back) by Frankee, My Band by D12 in UK.


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