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May 20th, 2013.

May 20th, 2013, was a Monday. It was day 140 of 2013. The decade was the 2010s.

7 years, 11 months and 30 days have passed since May 20th, 2013.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Taurus.

On this day.

What happened on May 20th, 2013?

  • It is announced that Yahoo will be purchasing microblogging website Tumblr for $1.1 billion.
  • Football: It is announced that Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho will be leaving the club.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on May 20th, 2013.

  • United States: Can't Hold Us - Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
  • United Kingdom: La La La - Naughty Boy
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.

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Star Trek Into Darkness" was at the top of the box office on May 20th, 2013.

Take me back to May 20th, 2013!

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The date is May 20th, 2013 and it's a Monday. 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 Can't Hold Us by Macklemore & Ryan Lewis is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, La La La by Naughty Boy is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Star Trek Into Darkness 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.

Real Madrid have announced that manager Jose Mourinho will be leaving the club. There is now speculation about which club he will join next. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "RuPaul's Drag Race", "The Vampire Diaries", "White Collar" and "House of Cards". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Borderlands 2", "Aliens: Colonial Marines", "BioShock Infinite" and "Metro: Last Light".

Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Peppa Pig", "LazyTown", "Curious George" and "Doc McStuffins". Popular toys at the moment include the likes of the Xbox 360, the PlayStation 3 and the Wii U.

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 20th, 2013.

  • Rob Ford.

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

  • 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.

  • Vine.

    A video-hosting service called "Vine" exploded in popularity throughout 2013.

  • 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.

  • 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?

    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.

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

  • Mila Kunis.

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

    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.

    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.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 7 years, 11 months and 30 days have passed since May 20th, 2013.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 21 of 2013.
  • Leap Year: 2013 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on May 20th, 2013, will be 7 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 2013 belong to the Generation Z generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1369004400.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around May 20th, 2013.

  • 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 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.
  • This date: May 20th, 2013
  • 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 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 7th, 2013: Serial killer Richard Ramirez dies from cancer.
  • June 12th, 2013: South Korean boy group BTS release their debut single "2 Cool 4 Skool".
  • June 14th, 2013: The game "The Last of Us" is released on PS3.
  • June 17th, 2013: The song "Wake Me Up" is released by Swedish DJ and music producer Avicii.
  • June 18th, 2013: Danielle Bradbery wins the fourth season of The Voice.
  • June 19th, 2013: The Sopranos star James Gandolfini is found dead in Rome, Italy.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on May 20th, 2013, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Taurus is the star sign for this date in both the old and the new system.
  • 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 4.
  • Native American Zodiac: May 20th, 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.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • 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.
  • Glee - Musical TV series.

Kid's TV shows on May 20th, 2013.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired 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

Popular toys and games in 2013.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2013.

  • The Wii U
  • The PlayStation 3
  • The Xbox 360

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • 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.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 20th of May.

  • May 20th, 1946: Cher (Singer) turned 67 on this day in 2013.
  • May 20th, 1972: Busta Rhymes (Rapper) turned 41 on this day in 2013.
  • May 20th, 1981: Iker Casillas (Spanish soccer player) turned 32 on this day in 2013.
  • May 20th, 1982: Petr Cech (Czech soccer player) turned 31 on this day in 2013.

Weather on May 20th, 2013.

Historical weather information for May 20th, 2013.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 15.6 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 73.2 degrees Fahrenheit. 22.89 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 14.61 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.25cm.

US President.

Barack Obama was the President of the United States on May 20th, 2013.

UK Prime Minister.

David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on May 20th, 2013.

Irish Taoiseach.

Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about May 20th, 2013.

  • A total of 2,921 days have passed since this date.
  • 417 weeks have passed.
  • 252,374,400 seconds have passed since the May 20th, 2013.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 294,436,800 times.
  • Since May 20th, 2013, the earth has travelled approximately 130,225,190,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 42,062,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 21,704,198 steps. That's about 9,646 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,028,493 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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