Saturday May 14, 2016: on this day

About May 14th, 2016, in brief:

  • Historical events: Afghanistan War (2001-present: Two people have been killed and twelve injured in a suicide bombing attack at a Helmand Province police training centre.
  • Day of the week: May 14th, 2016 was a Saturday
  • Zodiac Sign: Taurus (in western zodiac), Monkey (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Robert Zemeckis, Miranda Cosgrove
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • #1 US song: Panda by Desiigner
  • Popular movie: Triple 9 directed by John Hillcoat

More about May 14th, 2016? See below for more news and curiosities on May 14th, 2016.

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What day of the week was May 14, 2016?


May 14, 2016 was a Saturday and it was the 135th day of the year 2016 in the Gregorian calendar.

May 14, 2016 can also be written as 5/14/2016 in the US and as 14/5/2016 in UK and Europe.

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May 14, 2016: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on May 14, 2016:

  • Afghanistan war (2001-present: two people have been killed and twelve injured in a suicide bombing attack at a helmand province police training centre.
  • A suicide bomber attack on a helmand province police training center left at least two people dead and 12 others injured.
  • Syrian civil war: turkey’s anadolu agency reports 45 islamic state of iraq and levant militants were killed in a combination of turkish army bombardment and an american air strike north of aleppo. (reuters vs trust). u.s. officials believe that the islamic state of iraq and the levant declared a state of emergencies in al-raqqah, its self-declared capital.
  • According to turkey's anadolu agency, 45 islamic state of iraq (and levant) militants were killed in a combination of turkish army bombardment and an american air strike north of aleppo.
  • Officials from the united states believe that the islamic state of iraq and the levant declared an emergency in the self-declared capital of al-raqqah.
  • Iraqi civil war (2014-17): at most 14 suicide bombers attacked a complex killing themselves and at minimum 6 others.
  • At least 14 suicide bombers attacked a complex and killed themselves as well as at least 6 others.
  • Eurovision song contest 2016, ukraine: ukraine's jamala performs "1944" and wins the 2016 eurovision song contest, stockholm, sweden.
  • Jamala from ukraine, who performed the song "1944", won the 2016 eurovision song contest, stockholm, sweden.
  • Over 50 people have been killed in lightning strikes in bangladesh within the last two days.
  • Eight people were killed and 44 others injured when a bus collided with u.s. route 83, texas, about 46 miles north from laredo.
  • In bangladesh, a buddhist monk is killed.
  • After a brawl that involved around 200 people mostly north caucasusian migrants and ends in violence at khovanskoye cemetery, in southwest moscow, at least three people were killed and many more were injured, there are now over 200 people. sergey sobyanin, the mayor of moscow, stated that no one would be spared.
  • Venezuela's president nicolas maduro has declared a state of emergency for 2016: he orders the seizing of all factories that have stopped producing and the imprisonment of their owners in a nationwide emergency. in a speech to caracas pro-government supporters, he stated that the country must recover its production means to combat its economic crisis. he said that military exercises will be held next weekend in an effort to combat "foreign threats".
  • Nicolas maduro, venezuela's president, orders the seizing of factories that have stopped producing and the imprisonment of their owners in a national state of emergency. in a speech to caracas pro-government supporters, he stated that venezuela must recover its production means to combat its economic crisis. he said that military exercises will be held next weekend in an effort to combat "foreign threats".
  • 2015-16 la liga: fc barcelona won la liga for the 24th consecutive year. this is fc barcelona's second consecutive title, and the sixth in the past eight years.
  • Fa women's cup: arsenal lfc beats chelsea lfc by 1-0 to win their 14th title. this was a record match at wembley stadium.

May 14, 2016: What were the magazines covers that day?

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May 14, 2016: What were the stock market quotes and exchange rates that day?

Exchange Rates on May 14, 2016:

  • 1 USD = 18.1357 MXN

May 14, 2016: What were the main match results that day?

Serie A - Italian Football

  • Juventus - Sampdoria : 5 - 0
  • Milan - Roma : 1 - 3
  • Napoli - Frosinone : 4 - 0
  • Sassuolo - Inter : 3 - 1

Bundesliga 1 - Football (Germany)

  • Augsburg - Hamburg : 1 - 3
  • Bayern Munich - Hannover : 3 - 1
  • Darmstadt - M'gladbach : 0 - 2
  • Dortmund - FC Koln : 2 - 2
  • Hoffenheim - Schalke 04 : 1 - 4

La Liga Primera Division - Football (Spain)

  • Ath Bilbao - Sevilla : 3 - 1
  • Ath Madrid - Celta : 2 - 0
  • Granada - Barcelona : 0 - 3
  • La Coruna - Real Madrid : 0 - 2

La Liga Segunda Division - Football (Spain)

  • Mallorca - Tenerife : 1 - 0
  • Numancia - Zaragoza : 2 - 2
  • Oviedo - Mirandes : 4 - 1
  • Valladolid - Albacete : 1 - 0

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May 14, 2016: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for May 14th is Taurus.

Taurus is the 2nd sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between April 20th and May 20th belong to the Taurus sign: discover Taurus personality and who should a Taurus marry.

Babies born in May are either Taurus or Gemini. People born before May 20th are Taurus, while people born from May 21st have the sign of Gemini.

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May 14, 2016: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for May 14, 2016 is Monkey and the associated element is Fire.

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May 14, 2016: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on May 14, 2016 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on May 14, 2016 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on May 14, 2016 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 65% full, rising at 01:24 pm and setting at 02:38 am.

The previous full moon was on Apr 22, 2016 while the next full moon would come on May 21, 2016.

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Who was born on May 14, 2016?


Whose famous birthday is on May 14th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on May 14th:

  • Robert Zemeckis
    Robert Zemeckis

    Robert zemeckis is an american film director known for directing popular films such as back to the future, forrest gump, and cast away.

  • Miranda Cosgrove
    Miranda Cosgrove

    Miranda cosgrove is an american singer and actress known for her role as carly shay on the nickelodeon tv series icarly.

  • Waheeda Rehman
    Waheeda Rehman

    Waheeda rehman is an indian actress known for her work in hindi cinema, particularly for her roles in classic films of the 1950s and 1960s.

  • Sofia Coppola
    Sofia Coppola

    Sofia coppola is a renowned director known for her work on films such as lost in translation and the virgin suicides.

  • Cate Blanchett
    Cate Blanchett

    Actress from australia.

  • Patrick Bruel
    Patrick Bruel

    Algerian/french actor/rock singer (coup de sirocco).

  • George Lucas
    George Lucas

    American filmmaker, writer, producer, and film genius.

  • Tim Roth
    Tim Roth

    British actor of irish heritage (his father, "na(c), smith", was born in new-york).

  • Amber Tamblyn
    Amber Tamblyn

    American actress, daughter of russ tamblyn, actor-dancer.

  • Bobby Darin
    Bobby Darin

    American singer, actor and recording artist.

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How old is someone born on May 14, 2016?


Someone born on May 14, 2016 is:

8 years and 13 days old,

or 96 months and 13 days old,

or 419 weeks and 2 days old,

or 2935 days old,

Use our Age Calculator to know the age of a person given the birthdate.

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on May 14, 2016?

There are 352 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Wednesday May 14th 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on May 14, 2016?

You belong to the Gen Alpha generation if you were born on May 14, 2016.

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May 14, 2016: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on May 14, 2016:

  • Darwin Cooke

    Renowned for his work on DC Comics' adaptations of Richard Stark's Parker series.

  • Engelbert Kraus
  • John Coyle
  • Alvise Zorzi
  • Lasse Mårtenson
  • Giacomo Leopizzi

What famous deaths happened on May 14th?

Famous deaths on May 14th:

  • Frank Sinatra
    Frank Sinatra

    American legend, who was a singer and also had a successful career in tv and movies.

  • Robert Stack
    Robert Stack

    American actor nominated for seven emmys.

  • Tim Conway
    Tim Conway

    American comedian and actor.

  • Wendy Hiller
    Wendy Hiller

    England, united kingdom -- actresses (major barbara and david copperfield).

  • Powers Boothe
    Powers Boothe

    American actor (b. 1948).

  • Hugh Beaumont
    Hugh Beaumont

    American actor and director (d. 1982).

  • Enid Bennett
    Enid Bennett

    Silent film actress who later became a successful stage actress.

  • Billie Burke
    Billie Burke

    American actress best known for her role as Glinda the Good Witch in The Wizard of Oz.

  • Lyle Alzado
    Lyle Alzado

    Nfl defense lineman, oakland raiders, dies from cancer at the age of 43.

  • Doyle Brunson

    American poker player who has been playing professionally for more than 50 years.

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May 14, 2016: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on May 14, 2016:

  • St. Victor and Corona
  • 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.
  • Paraguay - Flag Day.
  • St. Maria Dominic Mazzarello
  • St. Just
  • St. Engelmer
  • St. Vincent of Lerins

Observances on May 14, 2016:

  • World Migratory Bird Day [UNEP]
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May 14, 2016: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on May 14, 2016 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week May 9th and May 15th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


May 14, 2016: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on May 14, 2016 was Panda by Desiigner, according to the music chart for the week May 9th and May 15th.

May 14, 2016: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on May 14, 2016 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week May 9th and May 15th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Panda
  2. - One Dance
  3. - 7 Years
  4. - Purple Rain
  5. - I Took A Pill In Ibiza

May 14, 2016: What was the number 1 R&B song on that day?

The number 1 R&B song on May 14, 2016 was Panda by Desiigner, according to the R&B music chart for the week May 9th and May 15th.

May 14, 2016: What was the R&B music chart on that day?

The R&B music chart on May 14, 2016 is the list of the most popular R&B songs for the week May 9th and May 15th. It included the following Top 5 R&B songs:

  1. - Panda
  2. - One Dance
  3. - Purple Rain
  4. - Work
  5. - When Doves Cry youtube

May 14, 2016: What was the number 1 Latin song on that day?

The number 1 Latin song on May 14, 2016 was Duele El Corazon by Enrique Iglesias Featuring Wisin, according to the Latin music chart for the week May 9th and May 15th.

May 14, 2016: What was the Latin music chart on that day?

The Latin music chart on May 14, 2016 is the list of the most popular Latin songs for the week May 9th and May 15th. It included the following Top 5 Latin songs:

  1. - Duele El Corazon
  2. - Hasta El Amanecer
  3. - Ginza
  4. - Solo Con Verte
  5. - Tan Facil

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May 14, 2016: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on May 14, 2016 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Triple 9

Release year: 2016

Directed by: John Hillcoat

Starring: Casey Affleck, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Anthony Mackie, Aaron Paul

Country: United States of America

Maggie's Plan

Release year: 2016

Directed by: Rebecca Miller

Starring: Greta Gerwig, Ethan Hawke, Julianne Moore, Maya Rudolph

Country: United States of America

The Vatican Tapes

Release year: 2016

Directed by: Mark Neveldine

Starring: Olivia Taylor Dudley, Michael Peña, Dougray Scott, Djimon Hounsou

Country: United States of America

Cell

Release year: 2016

Directed by: Tod Williams

Starring: John Cusack, Samuel L. Jackson, Isabelle Fuhrman, Clark Sarullo

Country: United States of America

In Dubious Battle

Release year: 2016

Directed by: James Franco

Starring: James Franco, Selena Gomez, Robert Duvall, Vincent D'onofrio, Bryan Cranston, Sam Shepard, Danny McBride, Ed Harris, John Savage, Analeigh Tipton, Ashley Greene, Zach Braff

Country: United States of America

May 14, 2016: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on May 14, 2016 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Wolf Creek

Release year: 2016

Directed by: Greg McLean

Raising the Bar

Release year: 2016

Directed by: Clay Glen

Containment

Release year: 2016

Directed by: Neil Mcenery-West

Foursome

Release year: 2016

Directed by: Claude d'Anna

Lady Dynamite

Lady Dynamite

Release year: 2016

Country: United States of America

May 14, 2016: What were the most popular videogames on that day?

The most popular videogames on May 14, 2016 were those that achieved widespread recognition and player engagement close to that day, including:

Lego Worlds

Lego Worlds

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Sandbox

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade

Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade

Platform: Linux, Microsoft Windows, OS X, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: Massively multiplayer online third-person shooter

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment

Lego Marvel's Avengers

Lego Marvel's Avengers

Platform: Microsoft Windows; Nintendo 3DS; OS X; PlayStation 3; PlayStation 4; PlayStation Vita; Wii U; Xbox 360; Xbox One

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment; Feral Interactive (OS X)

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: Fighting, role-playing

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment

Total War: Warhammer

Total War: Warhammer

Platform: Microsoft Windows OS X Linux

Genre: Turn-based strategy, real-time tactics

Publisher: Sega

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Who was the US President on May 14, 2016?

On May 14, 2016 the US President was Barack Obama (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 14, 2016?

On May 14, 2016 the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on May 14, 2016?

On May 14, 2016 the Pope was Francis.

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What is special about May 14th?

May 14th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 14th day of the month of May. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on May 14th, such as:

  • 2019 - Saudi arabia-yemen relations (2011-present), yemeni crisis (2011-2022), gulf of oman incident: according to saudi arabia's energy ministry, two saudi aramco oil pumping station are targeted in an apparent drone attack. these stations are connected to a pipeline that transports oil from the eastern field to yanbu, on the red sea's western coast.
  • 2018 - Surabaya bombings. an indonesian family is believed to be linked to terrorist group jamaah ansharut daulah. all four of the attackers are killed and six civilians are injured. four police officers are also hurt in the attack.
  • 2017 - Yemeni civil war: according the international committee of the red cross a cholera epidemic has affected yemen since april 27, killing at least 115 and leaving another 8,500 people ill.

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What happened in 2016?

2016 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: A shooting occurs at a Tel Aviv pub, Israel. It leaves two people dead and eight others injured. The gunman was able to escape and perhaps killed his accomplice, an Arab taxi driver. His body was discovered nearby. The shooter was identified by the police as Nisa'at Melkham, a 30-year-old muslim from Ar'ara. He was also searched his house.
  • Two people are killed and eight others injured in a shooting at a Tel Aviv pub. The gunman was able to escape and perhaps killed his accomplice, an Arab taxi driver. His body was discovered nearby. The shooter was identified by the police as Nisa'at Melkham, a 30-year-old muslim from Ar'ara. He was also searched his house.
  • A 28-foot tall new statue of Jesus, called "Jesus de Greatest", was unveiled at St. Aloysius Catholic Church, Abajah village in Nigeria's Imo state. It is the largest known African Jesus statue.

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What was the calendar for May 2016?

May 2016 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with May being the 5th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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