April 26th, 2013

April 26th, 2013, fell on a Friday. It was day 116 of 2013. The decade was the 2010s.

7 years, 8 months and 29 days have passed since April 26th, 2013.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on April 26th, 2013:

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

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Pain and Gain" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is April 26th, 2013 and it's a Friday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Taurus. Currently, people have "that Friday feeling" and are looking forward to the weekend.

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 Pain and Gain 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.

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. Meanwhile, Manchester United have been crowned as Premier League champions after defeating Aston Villa 3-0 at Old Trafford.

1,134 people have tragically lost their lives following the collapse of an eight-story garment factory in Dhaka, Bangladesh. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Futurama", "The Vampire Diaries", "Black Mirror" and "House of Cards". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Diablo III", "DmC: Devil May Cry", "Dead Space 3" and "Tomb Raider".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "The Fairly OddParents", "Curious George", "Big Time Rush" and "Dog with a Blog". 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 April 26th, 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:

  • 7 years, 8 months and 29 days have passed since April 26th, 2013.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 17 of 2013.
  • Leap Year: 2013 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on April 26th, 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 1366930800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around April 26th, 2013:

  • March 31st, 2013: Bitcoin reaches $100 for the first time.
  • 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 21st, 2013: Football: Liverpool striker Luis Suarez bites Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic.
  • April 22nd, 2013: Manchester United win the Premier League after defeating Aston Villa 3-0 at Old Trafford.
  • This date: April 26th, 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 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 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 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 25th, 2013: The 2013 UEFA Champions League Final takes place between Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich. Bayern win after a late goal by Robben.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on April 26th, 2013, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Aries.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2013 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: April 26th, 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.
  • 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.
  • RuPaul's Drag Race - Reality competition 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.

  • 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.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 26th of April:


Weather

Weather information for April 26th, 2013:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 9.8 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a windy day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 44.3 degrees Fahrenheit. 6.83 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.25cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 9.44 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 3.05cm.

US President

Who was the US President on April 26th, 2013?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on April 26th, 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 April 26th, 2013 was probably conceived around the 17th of July, 2012. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 26th, 2013 is the 3rd of February, 2014. (Rough Estimate).

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on April 26th, 2013.

Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about April 26th, 2013.

  • 2,831 days have passed since this date.
  • 244,602,000 seconds have passed since the April 26th, 2013.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 285,369,000 times.
  • Since April 26th, 2013, earth has travelled approximately 126,214,632,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 40,767,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 21,035,772 steps. That's about 9,349 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,935,224 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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