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April 22nd, 2013.

April 22nd, 2013, was a Monday. It was day 112 of 2013. The decade was the 2010s.

9 years, 7 months and 18 days have passed since April 22nd, 2013.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Taurus.

On This Day

What happened on this date?

Notable events that occurred on April 22nd, 2013.

  • Manchester United win the Premier League after defeating Aston Villa 3-0 at Old Trafford.
Song charts

Top songs.

These songs were on top of the music charts in the United States and the United Kingdom on April 22nd, 2013.

  • United States: Just Give Me A Reason - Pink ft Nate Ruess
  • United Kingdom: Get Lucky - Daft Punk

The Billboard Hot 100 on April 22nd, 2013.

A list of songs that were dominating the music charts on this date.

  • When I Was Your Man - Bruno Mars
  • Thrift Shop - Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz
  • Just Give Me A Reason - P!nk Featuring Nate Ruess
  • Stay - Rihanna Featuring Mikky Ekko
  • Suit & Tie - Justin Timberlake Featuring JAY Z
Play the top hits from 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.
Oblivion

Top movie.

The top "Box Office" movie on this date was the film "Oblivion".

Take me back to April 22nd, 2013!

Let's take a walk down memory lane.

The date is April 22nd, 2013, and it's a Monday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Taurus. The summer of 2013 is drawing closer and temperatures have started to rise.

In America, the song Just Give Me A Reason by Pink ft Nate Ruess is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Get Lucky by Daft Punk 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.

In the United Kingdom, David Cameron is the current Prime Minister. Video rental stores such as Blockbuster are continuing to close their doors at the moment. This is due to the increasing popularity of 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.

Australian entertainer Rolf Harris has just been named as the "veteran entertainer" who was arrested last month by police investigating allegations of sexual abuse. Daft Punk have just released their new single "Get Lucky", featuring Pharrell Williams. The world is currently in shock following the terrorist bombing at the annual Boston Marathon. Three people have been left dead by the blasts and several hundred have been injured. One of the suspects, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, has been captured while hiding in a boat in Watertown. His brother, Tamerlan Tsarnaev, was killed during a police shootout after being accidentally run over by his brother in a SUV.

In soccer, Liverpool striker Luis Suarez has sparked controversy by biting Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic. If you were to travel back to this day, notable figures such as James Gandolfini, Cory Monteith, Gia Allemand and Lisa Robin Kelly would all be still alive. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Desperate Housewives", "Skins", "Boardwalk Empire" and "Game of Thrones".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "The Walking Dead", "Clash of Clans", "Mark of the Ninja" and "Dishonored". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "The Fairly OddParents", "Glee", "Jake and the Never Land Pirates" and "Doc McStuffins". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as the Xbox 360, the PlayStation 3, Skylanders Giants figures and the Wii U.

News

News topics, fads & culture.

These are trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are topics that would have been in the media on April 22nd, 2013.

  • Reese Witherspoon is arrested.

    Reese Witherspoon is arrested.

    Actress Reese Witherspoon was in the news at this time following her arrest for drink driving.

  • The Boston Marathon bombing occurs.

    The Boston Marathon bombing occurs.

    On April 15th, 2013, three people were killed after two homemade pressure cooker bombs exploded at the annual Boston Marathon.

  • Anne Frank, the belieber.

    Anne Frank, the belieber.

    In April of 2013, pop star Justin Bieber sparked controversy after he said that he hoped Anne Frank would have been "a belieber."

  • A social network called "Vine" is growing in popularity.

    A social network called "Vine" is growing in popularity.

    A video-hosting service called "Vine" was exploded in popularity in 2013. The website gave users the ability to upload short video clips that looped.

  • 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.

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

  • Mila Kunis.

    Mila Kunis.

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

  • Who were the best football players in 2013?

    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.

  • 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 were beginning to close down. This was due to the popularity of new online streaming services such as Netflix and the Internet 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.

    As online streaming became more and more popular, sales of DVDs started to plummet. Between 2008 and 2014, sales in the USA fell by a whopping 66%.

Information

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 9 years, 7 months and 18 days have passed since April 22nd, 2013.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 17 of 2013.
  • Leap Year: 2013 was not a leap year.
  • Age: A person born on April 22nd, 2013 will be 9 years old.
  • Generation: People born in 2013 belong to the Generation Z generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1366585200.
Events

Around this time.

Notable events that happened close to April 22nd, 2013.

  • March 28th, 2013: Banks in Cyprus reopen after they were previously closed for two weeks due to fears of a bank run.
  • March 29th, 2013: The house of YouTuber FPSRussia is searched by the ATF.
  • 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 6th, 2013: Auroras Encore (Ryan Mania) wins the 2013 Grand National.
  • April 8th, 2013: Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher passes away.
  • April 15th, 2013: The Boston Marathon bombings occur.
  • April 17th, 2013: 15 people die after an ammonium nitrate explosion occurs at the West Fertilizer Company storage facility in Texas.
  • 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.
  • April 21st, 2013: Football: Liverpool striker Luis Suarez bites Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic.
  • April 21st, 2013: The Game of Thrones episode "And Now His Watch Is Ended" is aired: Daenerys frees the slaves using her new Unsullied army.
  • This date: April 22nd, 2013
  • April 27th, 2013: Michael Jordan marries Cuban-American model Yvette Prieto.
  • 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 6th, 2013: It is confirmed that Rihanna and Chris Brown have broken up for the second time.
  • 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 8th, 2013: Arizona crime: Jodi Arias is found guilty of the 2008 murder of her ex-boyfriend Travis Alexander.
  • May 9th, 2013: Football: Manchester United announce that David Moyes will be taking over as manager.
  • May 9th, 2013: Struggling social network "Bebo" files for bankruptcy protection.
  • May 11th, 2013: Wigan Athletic win the FA Cup after defeating Manchester City 1-0.
  • May 15th, 2013: US authorities seize accounts associated with Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox.
  • 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.
  • May 20th, 2013: It is announced that Yahoo will be purchasing microblogging website Tumblr for $1.1 billion.
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 April 22nd, 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).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 5.
  • Native American Zodiac: April 22nd, 2013 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: A person during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.
  • Birth flower (April): The Daisy and the Sweet Pea.

Personality traits.

Check out our personality summary for people who were born on April 22nd, 2013.

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Television shows

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching in April, 2013.

TV shows from April, 2013.

House of Cards
House of Cards
Political thriller.

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.

Children TV shows

Kids' TV shows on April 22nd, 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

Austin & Ally
Austin & Ally

Jessie
Jessie

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

Good Luck Charlie
Good Luck Charlie

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 Wii U
The Wii U

Skylanders Giants figures
Skylanders Giants figures

The PlayStation 3
The PlayStation 3

The Xbox 360
The Xbox 360

Video games

Video games.

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

BioShock Infinite 2013
BioShock Infinite
FPS game developed by Irrational Games.

Tomb Raider 2013
Tomb Raider
Reboot of the original series.

Aliens: Colonial Marines 2013
Aliens: Colonial Marines
FPS based on the Alien film series.

Dead Space 3 2013
Dead Space 3
Survival horror game.

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.

Minecraft 2011
Minecraft
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 from their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then you should check out April 22nd, 2019 instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and other notable people who were born on April 22nd.

Vladimir Lenin

Communist leader. Deceased
Born on April 22nd, 1870
He was not alive on this date.

Jack Nicholson

Actor.
Born on April 22nd, 1937
He turned 76 on this day in 2013.

Jeffrey Dean Morgan

Actor.
Born on April 22nd, 1966
He turned 47 on this day in 2013.

Kaka

Brazilian soccer player.
Born on April 22nd, 1982
He turned 31 on this day in 2013.

Amber Heard

Actress.
Born on April 22nd, 1986
She turned 27 on this day in 2013.

David Luiz

Brazilian soccer player.
Born on April 22nd, 1987
He turned 26 on this day in 2013.

John Obi Mikel

Nigerian soccer player.
Born on April 22nd, 1987
He turned 26 on this day in 2013.

Adam Lanza

Mass shooter. Deceased
Born on April 22nd, 1992
He was not alive on this date.

Weather details

Weather on April 22nd, 2013.

Historical weather information for April 22nd, 2013.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 16.6 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a windy day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 45.1 degrees Fahrenheit. 7.28 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 10.33 degrees Celsius.
USA

US President.

Barack Obama was the President of the United States on April 22nd, 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 April 22nd, 2013 was most likely conceived around July 30th, 2012.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 22nd, 2013 is close to January 13th, 2014.

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Stats for April 22nd, 2013

Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about April 22nd, 2013.

  • A total of 3,519 days have passed since this date.
  • 502 weeks have passed.
  • 304,045,200 seconds have passed since the April 22nd, 2013.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 354,719,400 times.
  • Since April 22nd, 2013, the Earth has travelled approximately 156,887,323,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 50,674,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 26,147,887 steps. That's about 11,621 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,648,542 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere!
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