16th of May, 2013

The 16th of May, 2013, fell on a Thursday. Day 136 of 2013. Decade: 2010s.

6 years, 10 months and 14 days have passed since the 16th of May, 2013.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 16th of May, 2013:

  • Candice Glover wins the 12th season of American Idol.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 16th of May, 2013:

  • United States: Can't Hold Us - Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
  • United Kingdom: Get Lucky - Daft Punk

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Iron Man 3" was at the top of the box office on this date.

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 the 16th of May, 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.

  • Eurovision 2013

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

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

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

  • Rob Ford

    There are widespread media reports that a video clip of Toronto Mayor Rob Ford smoking crack cocaine exists.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 6 years, 10 months and 14 days have passed since the 16th of May, 2013.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 20 of 2013.
  • Leap Year: 2013 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 16th of May, 2013, will be 6 years of age.
  • People born in 2013 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1368658800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 16th of May, 2013:

  • 19th of April, 2013: Daft Punk release their single "Get Lucky".
  • 21st of April, 2013: Football: Liverpool striker Luis Suarez bites Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic.
  • 22nd of April, 2013: Manchester United win the Premier League after defeating Aston Villa 3-0 at Old Trafford
  • 30th of April, 2013: Windows Live Messenger (formerly known as MSN Messenger) is discontinued for English speakers.
  • 3rd of May, 2013: Iron Man 3 (2013) is released in cinemas.
  • 6th of May, 2013: Amanda Berry, Michele Knight and Georgina DeJesus are all found alive after having been missing for a decade.
  • 7th of May, 2013: Rapper Ja Rule is released from prison after serving time for tax evasion.
  • 8th of May, 2013: Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson announces his retirement
  • 9th of May, 2013: Football: Manchester United announce that David Moyes will be taking over as manager
  • 11th of May, 2013: Wigan Athletic win the FA Cup after defeating Manchester City 1-0.
  • 17th of May, 2013: It is announced that Jose Mourinho will be leaving Real Madrid.
  • 18th of May, 2013: David Beckham plays his final game.
  • 19th of May, 2013: Football: Paul Scholes plays his final game for Manchester United.
  • 20th of May, 2013: Football: It is announced that Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho will be leaving the club
  • 25th of May, 2013: The 2013 UEFA Champions League Final takes place between Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich. Bayern win after a late goal by Robben.
  • 3rd of June, 2013: Football: Jose Mourinho becomes the manager of Chelsea for the second time
  • 3rd of June, 2013: Actress Jiah Khan commits suicide at her home in Juhu, Mumbai.
  • 7th of June, 2013: Serial killer Richard Ramirez dies of cancer.
  • 14th of June, 2013: The game "The Last of Us" is released on PS3

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 16th of May, 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: The 16th of May, 2013 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • 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.
  • The Office - The US version of The Office, starring Steve Carell as Michael Scott.
  • Two and a Half Men - Starring Charlie Sheen.
  • Dora the Explorer - Kid's TV series.
  • Futurama - Animated 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"


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 16th of May:


Weather

Weather information for the 16th of May, 2013:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 9.8 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). There were 4 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 61.8 degrees Fahrenheit. 16.56 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 10.28 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.51cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on the 16th of May, 2013.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 16th of May, 2013 was probably conceived around the 6th of August, 2012. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 16th of May, 2013 is the 23rd of February, 2014. (Rough Estimate).

Computer Games

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

  • Metro: Last Light - Apocalyptic FPS game.
  • 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.

16th of May

Events that have occurred on the 16th of May:

  • 16th of May, 1984: Andy Kaufman dies of cancer.
  • 16th of May, 1992: Guns N' Roses headline at Slane.
  • 16th of May, 1980: The Los Angeles Lakers win the 1980 NBA Finals after they defeat the Philadelphia 76ers 4-2.
  • 16th of May, 1987: Coventry City win the FA Cup after defeating Tottenham Hotspur 3-2 after Extra Time.
  • 16th of May, 1990: Ice Cube releases his debut album "AmeriKKKa's Most Wanted".
  • 16th of May, 1998: FA Cup Final 1998: Goals from Marc Overmars and Nicolas Anelka help Arsenal secure a 2-0 victory over Newcastle United.
  • 16th of May, 2000: Pop star Britney Spears releases her album "Oops!... I Did It Again".
  • 16th of May, 2002: Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002) is released.
  • 16th of May, 2005: The final episode of Everybody Loves Raymond is aired.
  • 16th of May, 2009: Manchester United clinch their third successive Premier League title after drawing 0-0 against Arsenal.
  • 16th of May, 2015: Football: Steven Gerrard plays his final game for Liverpool.
  • 16th of May, 2019: Wrestler Ashley Massaro commits suicide.

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 16th of May, 2013.

  • 2,510 days have passed since this date.
  • 216,864,000 seconds have passed since the 16th of May, 2013.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 253,008,000 times.
  • Since the 16th of May, 2013, earth has travelled approximately 111,901,824,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 36,144,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 18,650,304 steps. That's about 8,289 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,602,368 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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