On This Day

What Happened on May 1, 2014

Historical Events

  • Hundreds march through Nigerian capital calling for the release of schoolgirls abducted by Islamic militants, Boko Haram, who oppose Western education

Famous Deaths

  • Juan de Dios Castillo, Mexican soccer coach (Honduras, Copa Centroamericana 2011), dies of skin cancer at 63
2014 Highlights

About May 1, 2014

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 7 years and 3 months
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Labour Day (India)

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus