March 20th, 2013

March 20th, 2013, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 79 of 2013. The decade was the 2010s.

8 years, 1 months and 1 days have passed since March 20th, 2013.


On This Date

Events that occurred on March 20th, 2013:

  • British pop group Girls Aloud announce that they are splitting up.
  • Robin Thicke, Pharrell Williams and T.I. release the song "Blurred Lines".


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on March 20th, 2013:

  • United States: Harlem Shake - Baauer
  • United Kingdom: What About Us - Saturdays

Movie Box Office

Which movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Oz The Great and Powerful" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is March 20th, 2013 and it's a Wednesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Pisces. Spring has arrived and the days have become longer.

St. Patrick's Day of 2013 has recently come and gone. In America, the song Harlem Shake by Baauer is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, What About Us by Saturdays is the number one hit song.

Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Oz The Great and Powerful is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, David Cameron is the current Prime Minister. It's 2013, so the music charts are being dominated by artists such as Macklemore, Robin Thicke, Imagine Dragons and Bruno Mars.

Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina has just been elected as Pope Francis. A new song called "Blurred Lines" by Robin Thicke, Pharrell Williams and T.I. has recently been released. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Desperate Housewives", "How I Met Your Mother", "White Collar" and "Game of Thrones".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Diablo III", "Halo 4", "Dead Space 3" and "Tomb Raider". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Team Umizoomi", "Jake and the Never Land Pirates", "Jessie" and "Doc McStuffins". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Xbox 360", "PlayStation 3" and "The Wii U".


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 March 20th, 2013.

  • 12 Years a Slave

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

  • Who were the best football players in 2013?

    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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Vine.

    A video-hosting service called "Vine" exploded in popularity throughout 2013.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 8 years, 1 months and 1 days have passed since March 20th, 2013.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 12 of 2013.
  • Leap Year: 2013 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on March 20th, 2013, will be 8 years of age.
  • People born in 2013 belong to the Generation Z generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1363737600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around March 20th, 2013:

  • 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 24th, 2013: The 85th Academy Awards are held. Best Actor: Daniel Day-Lewis (Lincoln). Best Actress: Jennifer Lawrence (Silver Linings Playbook).
  • March 5th, 2013: Wrestling manager Paul Bearer passes away after a heart attack.
  • March 5th, 2013: Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez dies of cancer.
  • This date: March 20th, 2013
  • March 21st, 2013: Actress Amanda Bynes raises eyebrows after tweeting "I want Drake to murder my v*gina.".
  • March 22nd, 2013: My Chemical Romance announce that they are breaking up.
  • March 31st, 2013: Bitcoin reaches $100 for the first time.
  • April 4th, 2013: Maine crime: Serial burglar Christopher Knight (North Pond Hermit) is arrested by police in Rome, Maine.
  • April 6th, 2013: Conor McGregor wins in a one-round knockout over Marcus Brimage in his UFC debut.
  • April 8th, 2013: Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher passes away.
  • April 15th, 2013: The Boston Marathon bombings occur.
  • April 19th, 2013: Daft Punk release their single "Get Lucky".
  • April 19th, 2013: The video game "Surgeon Simulator" is released on Steam.
  • April 19th, 2013: Boston Marathon bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev is killed during a shootout with police in Watertown, Massachusetts.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on March 20th, 2013, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • Pisces is the star sign for this date in both the old and the new system.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2013 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: March 20th, 2013 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.

Television Shows

TV shows that people would have been watching around this time.

  • House of Cards - Political thriller.
  • Black Mirror - Dystopian Sci-Fi series.
  • American Horror Story - Anthology horror series.
  • Homeland - Spy thriller about CIA operative Carrie Mathison.
  • Suits - Legal drama television series.
  • Game of Thrones - Fantasy drama series.
  • The Walking Dead - Post-apocalyptic horror series with zombies.
  • White Collar - Crime series about a con artist who works as a CI for the FBI.
  • Modern Family - Mockumentary family sitcom.
  • Community - Sitcom that is set at a community college.
  • The Vampire Diaries - Supernatural teen drama.
  • Glee - Musical TV series.

2013 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2013.

  • Dog with a Blog
  • Doc McStuffins
  • Lab Rats: Bionic Island
  • Austin & Ally
  • Jessie
  • Jake and the Never Land Pirates
  • Good Luck Charlie
  • Team Umizoomi
  • Big Time Rush
  • Glee
  • Phineas and Ferb
  • Curious George
  • Mickey Mouse Clubhouse
  • LazyTown
  • Peppa Pig
  • The Fairly OddParents
  • Dora the Explorer

2013 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2013:

  • The Wii U
  • PlayStation 3
  • Xbox 360

Video Games

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

  • Tomb Raider - Reboot of the original series.
  • Aliens: Colonial Marines - FPS based on the Alien film series.
  • Dead Space 3 - Survival horror game.
  • DmC: Devil May Cry - Reboot of the Devil May Cry series.
  • 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.
  • Diablo III - An action RPG game.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures and noteable people who were born on the 20th of March:


Weather

Weather information for March 20th, 2013:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 6.7 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 27.2 degrees Fahrenheit. -2.67 degrees Celsius. Snow was reported. Precipitation: 0.25cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 4.06 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on March 20th, 2013?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on March 20th, 2013?

  • David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (Prime Minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on March 20th, 2013 was probably conceived around the 10th of June, 2012. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on March 20th, 2013 is the 28th of December, 2013. (Rough Estimate).

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about March 20th, 2013.

  • 2,955 days have passed since this date.
  • 255,308,400 seconds have passed since the March 20th, 2013.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 297,859,800 times.
  • Since March 20th, 2013, earth has travelled approximately 131,739,134,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 42,551,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 21,956,522 steps. That's about 9,758 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,063,701 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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