The 3rd of October, 2013, fell on a Thursday. Day 276 of 2013. Decade: 2010s.
6 years, 3 months and 18 days have passed since the 3rd of October, 2013.
On This Date
Events that occurred on the 3rd of October, 2013:
Snapchat launches its new "My Story" feature.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 3rd of October, 2013:
United States: Wrecking Ball - Miley Cyrus
United Kingdom: Counting Stars - One Republic
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2" 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 3rd of October, 2013.
2013 in movies.
Popular movies in 2013 included Frozen, Iron Man 3, The Conjuring, 12 Years A Slave, Despicable Me 2, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, Fast & Furious 6, Monsters University, Gravity, Pacific Rim, Man of Steel, World War Z and Thor: The Dark World.
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.
2013 in music.
Popular music artists in 2013 included Macklemore, will.i.am, Swedish House Mafia, Justin Timberlake, Eminem, Bruno Mars, Rihanna, Drake, Pink, Imagine Dragons, Daft Punk, Pharrell Williams, Robin Thicke, Miley Cyrus, Jay-Z, Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, Avicii and Lorde.
Daft Punk - "Get Lucky"
"Get Lucky" by Daft Punk (featuring Pharrell Williams) would go on to win a Grammy for 2013's Record of the Year.
A video-hosting service called "Vine" exploded in popularity throughout 2013.
Grand Theft Auto V.
The hotly-anticipated "Grand Theft Auto V" was released on the 17th of September, 2013. GTA V went on to become one of the biggest selling games of all time.
2013 Lampedusa migrant shipwreck
On the 3rd of October, 2013, over 360 people are killed when boat carrying migrants sinks off the Italian island of Lampedusa.
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 3rd of October:
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.
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Grand Theft Auto V - The long-awaited fifth game in the series. Starring Michael De Santa, Franklin Clinton and Trevor Philips.
Dota 2 - Multiplayer online battle game.
The Last of Us - Survival horror game that was released for the PlayStation 3.
Call of Duty: Black Ops II - Developed by Treyarch.
Halo 4 - The fourth game in the series.
How old was I?
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 3rd of October, 2013.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 3rd of October, 2013.
2,300 days have passed since this date.
198,723,600 seconds have passed since the 3rd of October, 2013.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 231,844,200 times.
Since the 3rd of October, 2013, earth has travelled approximately 102,541,377,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 33,120,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 17,090,230 steps. That's about 7,596 miles!
Since this date, 2,384,683 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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