On This Day

What Happened on May 26, 2014

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Narendra Modi becomes the 15th Prime Minister of India

15th Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi
15th Prime Minister of India
Narendra Modi
  • Protests across Thailand in response to military coup; General Prayuth warns of a crackdown in demonstrations continue
  • World Health Organization confirms that Ebola has reached Sierra Leone

Famous Deaths

  • Didymos I, Catholicos of the East and Malankara Metropolitan (2005-10), dies at 92
  • Manuel Uribe Garza, Mexican man who suffered from morbid obesity (peak weight of 600 kg), dies at 48
2014 Highlights

About May 26, 2014

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 7 years, 3 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Memorial Day (United States), Spring Bank Holiday (United Kingdom)

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Gemini