July 13th, 2013, fell on a Saturday. It was day 194 of 2013. The decade was the 2010s.
6 years, 11 months and 30 days have passed since July 13th, 2013.
On This Date
Events that occurred on July 13th, 2013:
Glee actor Cory Monteith dies after a drug overdose.
George Zimmerman is found not guilty of murdering 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on July 13th, 2013:
United States: Blurred Lines - Robin Thicke
United Kingdom: Blurred Lines - Robin Thicke
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Despicable Me 2" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is July 13th, 2013 and it's a Saturday. People are enjoying their weekend. It's summer, so the temperatures are warmer and the evenings are longer than usual.
The song Blurred Lines by Robin Thicke is on top of the singles charts in both the USA and the United Kingdom. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Despicable Me 2 is at the top of the Box Office. It's 2013, so the music charts are being dominated by artists such as Macklemore, Robin Thicke, Imagine Dragons and Bruno Mars.
A social networking website called Vine is extremely popular at the moment. Former NSA contractor Edward Snowden has just revealed to the public that American intelligence agencies have been running a widespread global surveillance programme called PRISM. In Florida, George Zimmerman is facing murder charges for the shooting of Trayvon Martin.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "Two and a Half Men", "The Walking Dead", "Game of Thrones" and "Homeland". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Halo 4", "Call of Duty: Black Ops II", "Dead Space 3" and "Tomb Raider". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Phineas and Ferb", "Big Time Rush", "Jessie" and "Dog with a Blog".
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 July 13th, 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.
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.
A video-hosting service called "Vine" exploded in popularity throughout 2013.
On the 5th of June, 2013, former NSA contractor Edward Snowden revealed that the NSA was engaging in a widespread global surveillance programme. Throughout the following months, the topics of PRISM and the NSA received widespread media attention.
George Zimmerman Trial
The trial of George Zimmerman took place in June and July of 2013. On the 13th of July, 2013, Zimmerman was acquitted of the murder of Trayvon Martin. The trial proved to be highly controversial, as it brought the topic of racism to the fore.
A meme of a Shiba Inu dog with broken English written on it is going viral around this time.
There is widespread sadness at the death of Glee actor Cory Monteith. Monteith died on the 13th of July, 2013, after overdosing on a mixture of heroin and alcohol.
Basic facts and information about this date:
This date fell on a weekend.
6 years, 11 months and 30 days have passed since July 13th, 2013.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 28 of 2013.
Leap Year: 2013 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on July 13th, 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 1373670000.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around July 13th, 2013:
Barack Obama was the President of the United States on July 13th, 2013.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on July 13th, 2013 was probably conceived around the 3rd of October, 2012. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on July 13th, 2013 is the 22nd of April, 2014. (Rough Estimate).
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Dota 2 - Multiplayer online battle game.
The Last of Us - Survival horror game that was released for the PlayStation 3.
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.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about July 13th, 2013.
2,556 days have passed since this date.
220,838,400 seconds have passed since the July 13th, 2013.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 257,644,800 times.
Since July 13th, 2013, earth has travelled approximately 113,952,614,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 36,806,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 18,992,102 steps. That's about 8,441 miles!
Since this date, 2,650,061 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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