April 21st, 2013

April 21st, 2013, fell on a Sunday. It was day 111 of 2013. The decade was the 2010s.

7 years, 2 months and 22 days have passed since April 21st, 2013.


On This Date

Events that occurred on April 21st, 2013:

  • Football: Liverpool striker Luis Suarez bites Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on April 21st, 2013:

  • United States: When I Was Your Man - Bruno Mars
  • United Kingdom: Waiting All Night - Rudimental

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Oblivion" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is April 21st, 2013 and it's a Sunday. People are enjoying their weekend. The summer of 2013 is drawing closer and temperatures have started to rise.

In America, the song When I Was Your Man by Bruno Mars is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Waiting All Night by Rudimental is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Oblivion is at the top of the Box Office.

It's 2013, so the music charts are being dominated by artists such as Macklemore, Robin Thicke, Imagine Dragons and Bruno Mars. Australian entertainer Rolf Harris has just been named as the "veteran entertainer" who was arrested last month by police investigating allegations of sexual abuse. People are watching popular TV shows such as "How I Met Your Mother", "Game of Thrones", "Black Mirror" and "House of Cards".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Sleeping Dogs", "Halo 4", "DmC: Devil May Cry" and "Aliens: Colonial Marines". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Peppa Pig", "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse", "Phineas and Ferb" and "Glee".


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 April 21st, 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Reese Witherspoon

    Actress Reese Witherspoon makes it into the news when she is arrested for drink driving.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 7 years, 2 months and 22 days have passed since April 21st, 2013.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 16 of 2013.
  • Leap Year: 2013 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on April 21st, 2013, will be 7 years of age.
  • People born in 2013 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1366498800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around April 21st, 2013:

  • 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 22nd, 2013: Manchester United win the Premier League after defeating Aston Villa 3-0 at Old Trafford.
  • April 30th, 2013: Windows Live Messenger (formerly known as MSN Messenger) is discontinued for English speakers.
  • May 3rd, 2013: Iron Man 3 (2013) is released in cinemas.
  • May 6th, 2013: Amanda Berry, Michele Knight and Georgina DeJesus are all found alive after having been missing for a decade.
  • May 7th, 2013: Rapper Ja Rule is released from prison after serving time for tax evasion.
  • May 8th, 2013: Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson announces his retirement.
  • May 9th, 2013: Football: Manchester United announce that David Moyes will be taking over as manager.
  • May 11th, 2013: Wigan Athletic win the FA Cup after defeating Manchester City 1-0.
  • May 16th, 2013: Candice Glover wins the 12th season of American Idol.
  • May 17th, 2013: It is announced that Jose Mourinho will be leaving Real Madrid.
  • May 18th, 2013: David Beckham plays his final game.
  • May 19th, 2013: Football: Paul Scholes plays his final game for Manchester United.
  • May 20th, 2013: Football: It is announced that Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho will be leaving the club.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on April 21st, 2013, 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: April 21st, 2013 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might 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.
  • RuPaul's Drag Race - Reality competition series.
  • Breaking Bad - Series about a high school chemistry teacher who becomes a drug dealer after he is diagnosed with lung cancer.
  • How I Met Your Mother - Sictom starring Neil Patrick Harris.
  • Bones - Crime comedy-drama TV series.
  • Prison Break - TV serial drama about how one man must save his falsely-accused brother from a death sentence.

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"


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 21st of April:


Weather

Weather information for April 21st, 2013:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 13.1 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a windy day. It was a mostly sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 35.6 degrees Fahrenheit. 2 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 8.22 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on April 21st, 2013.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on April 21st, 2013 was probably conceived around the 12th of July, 2012. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 21st, 2013 is the 29th of January, 2014. (Rough Estimate).

Soccer Results

Premier League results from April 21st, 2013.

  • Tottenham defeat Man City 3-1.
  • Liverpool and Chelsea draw 2-2.

Video Games

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

  • BioShock Infinite - FPS game developed by Irrational Games.
  • 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.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about April 21st, 2013.

  • 2,640 days have passed since this date.
  • 228,096,000 seconds have passed since the April 21st, 2013.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 266,112,000 times.
  • Since April 21st, 2013, earth has travelled approximately 117,697,536,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 38,016,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 19,616,256 steps. That's about 8,718 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,737,152 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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