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

  • Assaf Dayan, Israeli actor (He Walked Through the Fields), dies at 68
  • Juan de Dios Castillo, Mexican footballer and 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? 8 years, 8 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Labour Day (India)

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus

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