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May 7th, 2013.

May 7th, 2013, was a Tuesday. It was day 127 of 2013. The decade was the 2010s.

8 years, 8 months and 20 days have passed since May 7th, 2013.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Taurus.

On This Day

On this day.

What happened on May 7th, 2013?

  • Rapper Ja Rule is released from prison after serving time for tax evasion.
Song charts

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on May 7th, 2013.

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

The Billboard Hot 100 on May 7th, 2013.

The top five songs from the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

  • Just Give Me A Reason - P!nk Featuring Nate Ruess
  • Can't Hold Us - Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Ray Dalton
  • Thrift Shop - Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz
  • When I Was Your Man - Bruno Mars
  • Gentleman - PSY
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.
Pain and Gain

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Pain and Gain" was at the top of the box office on May 7th, 2013.

Take me back to May 7th, 2013!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is May 7th, 2013 and it's a Tuesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Taurus. The summer of 2013 has finally arrived. The weather has warmed up and the evenings are brighter than usual.

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. 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.

The world is shocked by news that Amanda Berry, Michelle Knight and Georgina DeJesus have been found alive in Cleveland, Ohio after 11 years of being missing. The three women had been imprisoned by a man called Ariel Castro up until recently, when Amanda Berry and her daughter managed to escape and alert authorities. Rap star Ja Rule has just been released from prison after serving time for tax evasion. 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 "Mad Men", "The Big Bang Theory", "RuPaul's Drag Race" and "House of Cards". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Minecraft", "Mark of the Ninja", "Far Cry 3" and "DmC: Devil May Cry". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse", "Horrid Henry", "Lab Rats: Bionic Island" and "Dog with a Blog".

Popular toys at the moment include the likes of the Xbox 360, the PlayStation 3, Skylanders Giants figures and the Wii U.

News

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on May 7th, 2013.

  • Amanda Berry, Georgina DeJesus and Michelle Knight are found alive.

    Amanda Berry, Georgina DeJesus and Michelle Knight are found alive.

    On May 6th, 2013, three women who had been missing for a decade were found alive. Amanda Berry, Georgina DeJesus, and Michelle Knight had all been held captive by Ariel Castro at his house in Cleveland, Ohio.

  • Eurovision 2013.

    Eurovision 2013.

    The 2013 Eurovision song contest was held in Malmo, Sweden. Denmark won the contest with the song "Only Teardrops" by Emmelie de Forest.

  • 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.

  • 8 years, 8 months and 20 days have passed since May 7th, 2013.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 19 of 2013.
  • Leap Year: 2013 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on May 7th, 2013, will be 8 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 2013 belong to the Generation Z generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1367881200.
Events

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around May 7th, 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 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.
  • April 22nd, 2013: Manchester United win the Premier League after defeating Aston Villa 3-0 at Old Trafford.
  • 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.
  • This date: May 7th, 2013
  • 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.
  • May 23rd, 2013: Actress Amanda Bynes is arrested after allegedly throwing a bong out of her apartment window in Manhattan.
  • 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.
  • May 25th, 2013: Smosh becomes the most-subscribed Youtube channel.
  • May 28th, 2013: Reddit's /r/atheism subreddit bans memes.
  • May 31st, 2013: Football: Radamel Falcao signs for AS Monaco.
  • June 2nd, 2013: The Game of Thrones episode "The Rains of Castamere" is aired: The Red Wedding occurs.
  • June 3rd, 2013: Football: Jose Mourinho becomes the manager of Chelsea for the second time.
  • June 3rd, 2013: Actress Jiah Khan commits suicide at her home in Juhu, Mumbai.
  • June 3rd, 2013: Lorde releases the single "Royals".
  • June 5th, 2013: Whistleblower Edward Snowden reveals the existence of PRISM.

Personality traits.

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Zodiac info

Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on May 7th, 2013, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 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).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 9.
  • Native American Zodiac: May 7th, 2013 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
  • Birth flower (May): The Lily of the Valley and the Hawthorn.
Television shows

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

TV shows from May, 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.

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.

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.

Desperate Housewives
Desperate Housewives
TV show about housewives living in suburban America.

Children TV shows

Kids' TV shows on May 7th, 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 on this date.

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 check out May 7th, 2019 instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and other notable people who were born on May 7th.

David Tomlinson

Actor. Deceased
Born on May 7th, 1917
He was not alive on this date.

Owen Hart

Canadian wrestler. Deceased
Born on May 7th, 1965
He was not alive on this date.

MrBeast

Youtuber.
Born on May 7th, 1998
He turned 15 on this day in 2013.

Tommy Fury

Love Island contestant.
Born on May 7th, 1999
He turned 14 on this day in 2013.

Weather details

Weather on May 7th, 2013.

Historical weather information for May 7th, 2013.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 16.4 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 65.9 degrees Fahrenheit. 18.83 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 15.72 degrees Celsius.
USA

US President.

Barack Obama was the President of the United States on May 7th, 2013.

UK

UK Prime Minister.

David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on May 7th, 2013.

Ireland

Irish Taoiseach.

Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on May 7th, 2013 was most likely conceived around August 14th, 2012.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on May 7th, 2013 is close to January 28th, 2014.

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Stats for May 7th, 2013

Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about May 7th, 2013.

  • A total of 3,187 days have passed since this date.
  • 455 weeks have passed.
  • 275,360,400 seconds have passed since the May 7th, 2013.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 321,253,800 times.
  • Since May 7th, 2013, the earth has travelled approximately 142,085,966,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 45,893,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 23,680,994 steps. That's about 10,525 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,304,325 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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