17th of May, 2013

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 17th of May, 2013, fell on a Friday.
  • Decade: 2010s.
  • 4 years, 7 months and 3 days have passed since the 17th of May, 2013.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 20 of 2013.
  • Day 137 of 2013.
  • Leap Year: 2013 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2013 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 17th of May, 2013 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 17th of May, 2013, will be 4 years of age.
  • American Format: 05-17-2013 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 2013-05-17. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20130517" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1368745200.

Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 17th of May:

  • Constitution Day (Norway)

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 17th of May, 2013:

  • United States: Can't Hold Us - Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
  • United Kingdom: Get Lucky - Daft Punk

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Star Trek Into Darkness" was at the top of the box office on this date.

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 17th of May, 2013.

  • Mila Kunis

    Actress Mila Kunis is the flavour of 2013 as she is named as FHM's sexiest woman.

  • Time Person of the Year 2013

    Newly-elected Pope Francis is named as the Time Person of the Year 2013.

  • Rob Ford

    There are widespread media reports that a video clip of Toronto Mayor Rob Ford smoking crack cocaine exists.

Weather

Weather information for the 17th of May, 2013:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 12.9 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 55.4 degrees Fahrenheit. 13 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 9.72 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.25cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on the 17th of May, 2013.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 17th of May, 2013 was probably conceived around the 7th of August, 2012. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 17th of May, 2013 is the 24th of February, 2014. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

Things that happened during this general period of time...

  • 19th of April, 2013: Daft Punk release their single "Get Lucky".
  • 22nd of April, 2013: Manchester United win the Premier League after defeating Aston Villa 30 at Old Trafford
  • 3rd of May, 2013: Iron Man 3 (2013) is released in cinemas.
  • 25th of May, 2013: The 2013 UEFA Champions League Final takes place between Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich. Bayern win after a late goal by Robben.

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 17th of May:

  • 17th of May, 1974: 33 people are killed when the UVF detonate four car bombs in Dublin and Monaghan in Ireland.
  • 17th of May, 1984: Michael Silka kills nine people during a spree shooting in Manley Hot Springs, Alaska.
  • 17th of May, 1990: The World Health Organization removes homosexuality from its list of diseases.
  • 17th of May, 1995: A U.S. Army veteran called Shawn Nelson goes on a tank rampage in San Diego, California
  • 17th of May, 2000: The last episode of "Beverly Hills, 90210" is aired.
  • 17th of May, 2006: The 2006 UEFA Champions League Final is held between Barcelona and Arsenal. Barcelona win 2-1.
  • 17th of May, 2009: The alpha version of Minecraft is released on the PC.
  • 17th of May, 2011: The video game "L.A. Noire" is released.

Television

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • How I Met Your Mother - Sictom starring Neil Patrick Harris.
  • Two and a Half Men - Starring Charlie Sheen.
  • Dora the Explorer - Kid's TV series.
  • Futurama - Animated series.

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops II - Developed by Treyarch.
  • Halo 4 - The fourth game in the series.
  • Borderlands 2 - Action role-playing game.
  • Sleeping Dogs - An open-world adventure game.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 17th of May:

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Videos

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Visualize

Visualize the days that have passed since the 17th of May, 2013. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 17th of May, 2013.

  • 1,676 days have passed since this date.
  • 144,810,000 seconds have passed since the 17th of May, 2013.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 168,945,000 times.
  • Since the 17th of May, 2013, earth has travelled approximately 74,721,960,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 24,135,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 12,453,660 steps. That's about 5,535 miles!
  • Since this date, 1,737,720 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Friday" in other languages is:

  • German: Freitag.
  • French: Vendredi.
  • Italian: Venerdi.
  • Spanish: Viernes.
  • Portuguese: Sexta-feira.

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