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January 27th, 2013

January 27th, 2013, was a Sunday. It was Day 27 of 2013. The decade was the 2010s.

10 years, 7 months, and 25 days have passed since January 27th, 2013.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Aquarius.

On This Day

Events that occurred.

Notable events that occurred on January 27th, 2013.

  • 242 people are killed when a fire breaks out at a nightclub in Santa Maria, Brazil.
Song charts

Popular songs.

On January 27th, 2013, the following songs were at the top of the music charts in the USA and the UK.

  • United States: Locked Out Of Heaven - Bruno Mars
  • United Kingdom: Get Up - Bingo Players

The record charts on January 27th, 2013.

The following singles were dominating the Billboard Hot 100 chart:

  • Locked Out Of Heaven - Bruno Mars
  • Thrift Shop - Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz
  • Ho Hey - The Lumineers
  • I Knew You Were Trouble. - Taylor Swift
  • Diamonds - Rihanna
Play the top singles from the year 2013.
A Spotify playlist of hit songs from 2013. Take a trip back to the peak days of Macklemore, Robin Thicke, Imagine Dragons and Avicii.
Hansel and Gretel

Top movie.

The top movie on this date was "Hansel and Gretel".

Take me back to January 27th, 2013!

Let's go back in time!

The date is January 27th, 2013, and it's a Sunday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Aquarius. People are currently enjoying their weekend. However, because it's a Sunday, some are dreading the week ahead.

In America, the song Locked Out Of Heaven by Bruno Mars is at the top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Get Up by Bingo Players is the number-one hit song. Barack Obama is the President of the United States, and the movie Hansel and Gretel is at the top of the box office.

David Cameron is the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. On television, people are watching popular shows such as "Two and a Half Men", "Desperate Housewives", "Skins", and "Modern Family". Video rental stores such as Blockbuster are continuing to close their doors at the moment. Sadly, it seems as though they will be unable to compete with online streaming services such as Netflix and Hulu.

It's 2013, so the music charts are being dominated by artists such as Macklemore, Robin Thicke, Imagine Dragons and Bruno Mars. A new video-hosting service called "Vine" has just been launched. In Ireland, the nation is mourning the death of Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe, who was recently shot dead by an armed gang in County Louth.

A tragic fire at a nightclub in Santa Maria, Brazil has left 242 people dead. If you were to travel back to this day, notable figures such as Chris Kyle, Reeva Steenkamp, Hugo Chavez, and James Gandolfini would all still be alive. People are playing video games such as "Journey", "Mark of the Ninja", "XCOM: Enemy Unknown", and "Far Cry 3".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Curious George", "WordGirl", "Big Time Rush", and "Austin & Ally". Children are playing with toys such as Air Hogs Hawk Eye, Hot Wheels Wall Tracks, Fijit Friends, and Elefun Busy Ball Popper.

News

News topics, nostalgic fads, and pop culture events.

These are news stories, trending topics, and fads that were popular on January 27th, 2013.

  • Vine is launched.

    Vine is launched.

    A new video-hosting service called "Vine" had just been launched.

  • Obama starts his second term.

    Obama starts his second term.

    US President Barack Obama was inaugurated for a second term in office on January 20th, 2013. Afterwards, singer Beyonce was accused of lip-syncing during her performance at the ceremony.

  • Daft Punk - "Get Lucky"

    Daft Punk - "Get Lucky"

    The song "Get Lucky" by Daft Punk (featuring Pharrell Williams) won a Grammy for 2013's Record of the Year.

  • 2013 in music.

    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.

  • Who were the best NBA players in 2013?

    Who were the best NBA players in 2013?

    The best NBA players in 2013 were as follows: LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Tim Duncan, Kobe Bryant, Chris Paul, Carmelo Anthony, Blake Griffin, Marc Gasol, Tony Parker, Russell Westbrook, David Lee, Paul George, Dwight Howard, Dwyane Wade and James Harden.

  • Time Person of the Year 2013.

    Time Person of the Year 2013.

    The newly-elected Pope Francis was named Time Person of the Year 2013.

  • Mila Kunis.

    Mila Kunis.

    Actress Mila Kunis was named FHM's sexiest woman in 2013.

  • Best soccer players in the world.

    Best soccer players in the world.

    In 2013, the best soccer players were Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Franck Ribéry, Zlatan Ibrahimović, Neymar, Andrés Iniesta, Robin van Persie, Arjen Robben, Gareth Bale and Andrea Pirlo.

  • 2013 in movies.

    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.

  • 12 Years a Slave.

    12 Years a Slave.

    The movie "12 Years a Slave" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2013.

  • Video rental stores are closing down.

    Video rental stores are closing down.

    From 2010 onward, video rental stores such as Blockbuster slowly began to close down. This was due to the rise of new online streaming services such as Netflix and Internet usage in general. Although a few stores and franchises continued to hobble along, it was only a matter of time before they were also forced to close their doors.

  • DVD sales are plummeting.

    DVD sales are plummeting.

    DVD sales were beginning to plummet as people were switching to online streaming platforms. Between 2008 and 2014, sales in the USA fell by a whopping 66%.

Information

Facts.

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 10 years, 7 months, and 25 days have passed since January 27th, 2013.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 4 of 2013.
  • Leap Year: 2013 was not a leap year.
  • Age: People born on January 27th, 2013, are now 10 years old.
  • Generation: People born in 2013 belong to the Generation Z generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1359244800.

Personality traits.

Check out our personality summary for people who were born on January 27th, 2013.

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Events

Around this time.

News stories, pop culture trends, and other events that happened around January 27th, 2013.

  • December 31st, 2012: It is reported that Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are having a baby.
  • January 2nd, 2013: Soccer: QPR pull off a shock 1-0 win over Chelsea.
  • January 2nd, 2013: Soccer: Daniel Sturridge completes a move from Chelsea to Liverpool.
  • January 4th, 2013: Actor Tony Lip, who portrayed Carmine Lupertazzi in the TV show "The Sopranos", passes away at the age of 82.
  • January 6th, 2013: South Korean baseball player Cho Sung-min commits suicide.
  • January 7th, 2013: Lionel Messi is awarded the 2012 Ballon d'Or.
  • January 11th, 2013: Reddit co-founder Aaron Swartz commits suicide.
  • January 11th, 2013: Britney Spears announces that she will not be returning as a judge for the US version of The X Factor.
  • January 16th, 2013: News breaks that the girlfriend of NFL player Manti Te'o does not exist.
  • January 16th, 2013: Soccer: It is announced that Pep Guardiola will become the new manager of Bayern Munich next season.
  • January 17th, 2013: Retired cyclist Lance Armstrong admits to doping during an interview with Oprah Winfrey.
  • January 24th, 2013: The video-hosting service "Vine" is launched.
  • January 25th, 2013: Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe is shot dead by an armed gang in County Louth, Ireland.
  • January 26th, 2013: Philippe Coutinho joins Liverpool.
  • This date: January 27th, 2013
  • January 31st, 2013: 21-year-old Canadian student Elisa Lam goes missing in Los Angeles.
  • January 31st, 2013: Rihanna confirms that she has rekindled her relationship with Chris Brown.
  • February 1st, 2013: Season One of House of Cards is released on Netflix.
  • February 2nd, 2013: The final episode of the teen sitcom "Victorious" is aired on Nickelodeon.
  • February 2nd, 2013: American Sniper: US Navy Seal sniper Chris Kyle is shot dead by a former Marine with PTSD.
  • February 2nd, 2013: An interview with "Kai the Hatchet-Wielding Hitchhiker" goes viral on the Internet.
  • February 3rd, 2013: Super Bowl XLVII occurs at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans: The Baltimore Ravens defeat the San Francisco 49ers and Beyonce performs at the halftime show.
  • February 7th, 2013: The UFC announces that it has signed Irish MMA fighter Conor McGregor.
  • February 11th, 2013: Storage Wars cast member Mark Balelo commits suicide.
  • February 11th, 2013: It is announced that Joseph Aloisius Ratzinger will retire as Pope Benedict XVI.
  • February 11th, 2013: Philippe Coutinho makes his debut for Liverpool.
  • February 14th, 2013: Gamergate controversy: The game Depression Quest is released by Zoë Quinn.
  • February 14th, 2013: South African model Reeva Rebecca Steenkamp is murdered by her boyfriend Oscar Pistorius.
  • February 17th, 2013: Country singer Mindy McCready shoots herself at her home in Arkansas.
  • February 18th, 2013: Los Angeles Lakers owner Jerry Buss dies at the age of 80.
  • February 19th, 2013: The body of missing 21-year-old woman Elisa Lam is found in a water tank on top of the Cecil Hotel in Los Angeles.
  • February 22nd, 2013: Moody's downgrades the United Kingdom's credit rating from AAA to AA+.
  • February 24th, 2013: The 85th Academy Awards are held. Best Actor: Daniel Day-Lewis (Lincoln). Best Actress: Jennifer Lawrence (Silver Linings Playbook).
Zodiac info

Horoscope, birthstone, and birth flower information.

Zodiac and birthstone information.

NEW! Check out our personality summary image for this birth date.

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on January 27th, 2013, will have the star sign Aquarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2013 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 7.
  • Native American Zodiac: January 27th, 2013 falls under the Otter.
  • Birthstone: A person during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.
  • Birth flower (January): The Carnation and the Snowdrop.
Television shows

TV shows in 2013.

Television shows that people were watching in January 2013.

TV shows from January, 2013.

Black Mirror
Black Mirror
Dystopian Sci-Fi series.

Once Upon a Time
Once Upon a Time
Fantasy drama series.

American Horror Story
American Horror Story
Anthology horror series.

Homeland
Homeland
Spy thriller about CIA operative Carrie Mathison.

Suits
Suits
Legal drama television series.

Game of Thrones
Game of Thrones
Fantasy drama series.

The Walking Dead
The Walking Dead
Post-apocalyptic horror series with zombies.

Boardwalk Empire
Boardwalk Empire
Crime drama set in Atlanta City during the prohibition era.

White Collar
White Collar
Crime series about a con artist who works as a CI for the FBI.

Modern Family
Modern Family
Mockumentary family sitcom.

Community
Community
Sitcom that is set at a community college.

The Vampire Diaries
The Vampire Diaries
Supernatural teen drama.

Glee
Glee
Musical TV series.

RuPaul's Drag Race
RuPaul's Drag Race
Reality competition series.

True Blood
True Blood
Fantasy horror series starring Anna Paquin as a telepathic waitress called Sookie Stackhouse.

Sons of Anarchy
Sons of Anarchy
Crime drama series about a biker gang.

Breaking Bad
Breaking Bad
Series about a high school chemistry teacher who becomes a drug dealer after he is diagnosed with lung cancer.

The Big Bang Theory
The Big Bang Theory
A sitcom about two physicists called Leonard Hofstadter and Sheldon Cooper.

Mad Men
Mad Men
Period drama about an advertising agency in New York City.

Skins
Skins
British TV series about a group of teenagers living in Bristol.

Dexter
Dexter
Crime drama series about a serial killer who murders other serial killers.

Psych
Psych
Detective comedy series starring James Roday and Dulé Hill.

How I Met Your Mother
How I Met Your Mother
Sictom starring Neil Patrick Harris.

Bones
Bones
Crime comedy-drama TV series.

Prison Break
Prison Break
TV serial drama about how one man must save his falsely-accused brother from a death sentence.

Grey's Anatomy
Grey's Anatomy
Medical drama television series.

The Office
The Office
The US version of The Office, starring Steve Carell as Michael Scott.

Children TV shows

Kids' TV shows on January 27th, 2013.

Cartoons and TV shows that children and teenagers were watching on this day in 2013.

Dog with a Blog
Dog with a Blog

Doc McStuffins
Doc McStuffins

Lab Rats: Bionic Island
Lab Rats: Bionic Island

Jessie
Jessie

Jake and the Never Land Pirates
Jake and the Never Land Pirates

Good Luck Charlie
Good Luck Charlie

Victorious
Victorious

Team Umizoomi
Team Umizoomi

Big Time Rush
Big Time Rush

Glee
Glee

WordGirl
WordGirl

Phineas and Ferb
Phineas and Ferb

Horrid Henry
Horrid Henry

Curious George
Curious George

Mickey Mouse Clubhouse
Mickey Mouse Clubhouse

Johnny Test
Johnny Test

LazyTown
LazyTown

Peppa Pig
Peppa Pig

The Fairly OddParents
The Fairly OddParents

Dora the Explorer
Dora the Explorer

Toys

Popular toys and games in 2013.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2013.

The Avengers toys
The Avengers toys

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Shellraiser
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Shellraiser

The Wii U
The Wii U

UNO Roboto
UNO Roboto

HEXBUG Nano Hive
HEXBUG Nano Hive

Little People Zoo Talkers
Little People Zoo Talkers

Lalaloopsy Silly Hair
Lalaloopsy Silly Hair

LEGO NINJAGO Fire Temple
LEGO NINJAGO Fire Temple

Monster High dolls
Monster High dolls

Laugh & Learn Dance & Play Puppy
Laugh & Learn Dance & Play Puppy

Elefun Busy Ball Popper
Elefun Busy Ball Popper

Lazer Stunt Chaser
Lazer Stunt Chaser

Justin Bieber Rockin' Tour Bus
Justin Bieber Rockin' Tour Bus

Dora Fiesta Favorites Kitchen
Dora Fiesta Favorites Kitchen

Fijit Friends
Fijit Friends

DaGeDar balls
DaGeDar balls

Hot Wheels Wall Tracks
Hot Wheels Wall Tracks

Skylanders Giants figures
Skylanders Giants figures

Thomas and Friends toys
Thomas and Friends toys

Tonka Chuck & Friends Chuck's Stunt Park
Tonka Chuck & Friends Chuck's Stunt Park

Dance Star Mickey
Dance Star Mickey

My Own Leaptop
My Own Leaptop

Barbie Video Girl
Barbie Video Girl

Squinkies Cupcake Surprize
Squinkies Cupcake Surprize

Alphie (robot)
Alphie (robot)

Hot Wheels RC Stealth Rides
Hot Wheels RC Stealth Rides

Air Hogs Hawk Eye
Air Hogs Hawk Eye

NERF N-Strike Stampede ECS Blaster
NERF N-Strike Stampede ECS Blaster

The Sing-A-Ma-Jigs
The Sing-A-Ma-Jigs

Cards Against Humanity
Cards Against Humanity

Jake and the Never Land Pirates figures
Jake and the Never Land Pirates figures

The LeapPad Explorer
The LeapPad Explorer

The PlayStation 3
The PlayStation 3

Roboraptor
Roboraptor

The Xbox 360
The Xbox 360

Video games

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing in January of 2013.

DmC: Devil May Cry 2013
DmC: Devil May Cry
Reboot of the Devil May Cry series.

Far Cry 3 2012
Far Cry 3
First-person shooter.

Call of Duty: Black Ops II 2012
Call of Duty: Black Ops II
Developed by Treyarch.

Halo 4 2012
Halo 4
The fourth game in the series.

Dishonored 2012
Dishonored
Action-adventure game.

XCOM: Enemy Unknown 2012
XCOM: Enemy Unknown
Turn-based tactical game.

Borderlands 2 2012
Borderlands 2
Action role-playing game.

Mark of the Ninja 2012
Mark of the Ninja
Side-scrolling action stealth game.

Guild Wars 2 2012
Guild Wars 2
MMORPG developed by ArenaNet.

Sleeping Dogs 2012
Sleeping Dogs
An open-world adventure game.

Clash of Clans 2012
Clash of Clans
Free-to-play mobile game.

Diablo III 2012
Diablo III
An action RPG game.

The Walking Dead 2012
The Walking Dead
Episodic adventure game based on the series.

Journey 2012
Journey
Indie adventure game.

Mass Effect 3 2012
Mass Effect 3
Sci-fi role-playing game. Although the game itself was well-received, the ending of the game was considered by many to be sub-par.

Minecraft 2011
Minecraft
Sandbox game.

Terraria 2011
Terraria
Action-adventure sandbox game.

Were you born on this date?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 2013.

This is because humans find it difficult to retrieve memories of their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then you should check out January 27th, 2019, instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures, and other notable people who were born on January 27th.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Composer. Deceased
Born on January 27th, 1756
He was not alive on this date.

Derek Acorah

British spiritual medium. Deceased
Born on January 27th, 1950
He turned 63 on this day in 2013.

Mark Owen

English singer.
Born on January 27th, 1972
She turned 41 on this day in 2013.

Weather details

Weather on January 27th, 2013.

Historical weather information for January 27th, 2013.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 11.7 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a windy day. There were 4 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 21.0 degrees Fahrenheit. -6.11 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 8 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 9.91cm.
USA

US President.

Barack Obama was the President of the United States on January 27th, 2013.

UK

UK Prime Minister.

David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Ireland

Irish Taoiseach.

Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on January 27th, 2013 was most likely conceived around May 6th, 2012.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on January 27th, 2013 is close to October 20th, 2013.

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Stats for January 27th, 2013

Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about January 27th, 2013.

  • 3,890 days have passed since this date.
  • 555 weeks have passed.
  • 336,092,400 seconds have passed since January 27th, 2013.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beat approximately 392,107,800 times.
  • Since then, the Earth has traveled approximately 173,423,678,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 56,015,400 times.
  • You have taken approximately 28,903,946 steps. That's roughly 12,846 miles!
  • Since this date, 4,033,109 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere!
  • How many years ago was 2013?

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