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July 22nd, 2013.

July 22nd, 2013, was a Monday. It was day 203 of 2013. The decade was the 2010s.

8 years and 2 days have passed since July 22nd, 2013.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Cancer.

On this day.

What happened on July 22nd, 2013?

  • Catherine Middleton gives birth to Prince George.
  • Embattled actress Amanda Bynes is put under a "mental health hold" after she starts a fire in the driveway of a house in Thousand Oaks, California.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on July 22nd, 2013.

  • United States: Blurred Lines - Robin Thicke
  • United Kingdom: Wake Me Up - Avicii
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.
The Conjuring

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "The Conjuring" was at the top of the box office on July 22nd, 2013.

Take me back to July 22nd, 2013!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is July 22nd, 2013 and it's a Monday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Cancer. It's summer, so the temperatures are warmer and the evenings are longer than usual.

In America, the song Blurred Lines by Robin Thicke is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Wake Me Up by Avicii is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie The Conjuring 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.

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. People are saddened by the news that Glee actor Cory Monteith has died following a drug overdose.

In the UK, Catherine Middleton has just given birth to Prince George. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Two and a Half Men", "Prison Break", "Breaking Bad" and "Glee". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Sleeping Dogs", "Borderlands 2", "Call of Duty: Black Ops II" and "DmC: Devil May Cry".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Dora the Explorer", "Curious George", "Jake and the Never Land Pirates" and "Doc McStuffins". Popular toys at the moment include the likes of the Xbox 360, the PlayStation 3, Skylanders Giants figures 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 July 22nd, 2013.

  • Prince George Alexander Louis.

    Prince George Alexander Louis.

    On July 22nd, 2013, Prince William and Duchess Catherine gave birth to their first child: Prince George Alexander Louis.

  • Amanda Bynes is detained.

    Amanda Bynes is detained.

    At the end of July in 2013, actress Amanda Bynes was detained for a mental health evaluation after she started a fire in front of a stranger's house.

  • Cory Monteith dies.

    Cory Monteith dies.

    There was widespread shock and sadness at this time following the unexpected death of Glee actor Cory Monteith. Monteith died on July 13th, 2013 after overdosing on a mixture of heroin and alcohol.

  • Whistleblower Edward Snowden reveals the existence of PRISM.

    Whistleblower Edward Snowden reveals the existence of PRISM.

    On June 5th, 2013, former NSA contractor Edward Snowden revealed that the NSA was running in a widespread global surveillance programme called PRISM. Throughout the months that followed, the topics of PRISM and the NSA received widespread media attention.

  • 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.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 8 years and 2 days have passed since July 22nd, 2013.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 30 of 2013.
  • Leap Year: 2013 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on July 22nd, 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 1374447600.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around July 22nd, 2013.

  • June 23rd, 2013: American whistleblower Edward Snowden lands in Russia.
  • June 24th, 2013: Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi is found guilty of paying an underage prostitute.
  • June 25th, 2013: Soccer: Carlo Ancelotti becomes the new manager of Real Madrid.
  • June 26th, 2013: NFL player Aaron Hernandez is charged with murder.
  • June 27th, 2013: Labor leader Kevin Rudd becomes the new Prime Minister of Australia after defeating Julia Gillard in a leadership contest.
  • June 30th, 2013: Protesters in Egypt begin to call for the resignation of President Mohamed Morsi.
  • June 30th, 2013: 19 members of the Granite Mountain Hotshots are killed by a wildfire near Yarnell, Arizona.
  • July 1st, 2013: Soccer: David Moyes becomes the new manager of Manchester United.
  • July 1st, 2013: The original founders of social networking website Bebo re-purchase the company for $1 million.
  • July 2nd, 2013: Former Atomic Kitten singer Kerry Katona files for bankruptcy.
  • July 3rd, 2013: The President of Egypt, Mohamed Morsi, is removed from power.
  • July 5th, 2013: The song "Burn" is released by Ellie Goulding.
  • July 11th, 2013: The first episode of "Orange Is The New Black" is released.
  • July 13th, 2013: George Zimmerman is found not guilty of murdering 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.
  • July 13th, 2013: Glee actor Cory Monteith dies after a drug overdose.
  • July 18th, 2013: The Government of Detroit files for bankruptcy.
  • This date: July 22nd, 2013
  • July 23rd, 2013: Former Democratic congressman Anthony Weiner is caught up in a second "sexting scandal" while running in the New York City mayoral race.
  • July 24th, 2013: 78 people are killed after a high-speed train derails in the north-west of Spain.
  • August 1st, 2013: Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi is convicted of tax-fraud.
  • August 7th, 2013: The comedy film We're the Millers (2013) is released in cinemas.
  • August 7th, 2013: Social Network "Bebo" is closed down.
  • August 12th, 2013: 25-year-old Tiffany Daniels goes missing in Pensacola Beach, Florida.
  • August 14th, 2013: Reality TV star Gia Allemand commits suicide.
  • August 15th, 2013: PewDiePie becomes the most-subscribed channel on Youtube.
  • August 15th, 2013: Lisa Robin Kelly, who portrayed Eric Forman's sister Laurie on "That '70s Show", dies from multiple drug intoxication at the age of 43.
  • August 18th, 2013: Eminem headlines at Slane.
  • August 21st, 2013: Chelsea Manning is sentenced to 35 years in a military prison.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on July 22nd, 2013, will have the star sign Cancer.
  • Cancer is the star sign for this date in both the old and the new system.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2013 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 8.
  • Native American Zodiac: July 22nd, 2013 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.
  • Birth flower (July): The Larkspur and the Water Lily.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • Orange Is the New Black - American comedy-drama about a federal prison.
  • 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.
  • RuPaul's Drag Race - Reality competition series.
  • Sons of Anarchy - Crime drama series about a biker gang.
  • 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.
  • Two and a Half Men - Starring Charlie Sheen.

Kid's TV shows on July 22nd, 2013.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired on this date in 2013.

  • Sam & Cat
  • 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
  • Skylanders Giants figures
  • The PlayStation 3
  • The Xbox 360

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • 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.
  • Borderlands 2 - Action role-playing game.
  • Sleeping Dogs - An open-world adventure 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 July 22nd, 2019 instead.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and other notable people who were born on July 22nd.

Danny Glover

Actor.
Born on July 22nd, 1946
He turned 67 on this day in 2013.

Shawn Michaels

Wrestler.
Born on July 22nd, 1965
He turned 48 on this day in 2013.

Selena Gomez

Actress / Singer.
Born on July 22nd, 1992
She turned 21 on this day in 2013.

Weather on July 22nd, 2013.

Historical weather information for July 22nd, 2013.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 22.6 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a mostly sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 70.5 degrees Fahrenheit. 21.39 degrees Celsius. There was thunder. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 24.83 degrees Celsius. There was thunder. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.51cm.

US President.

Barack Obama was the President of the United States on July 22nd, 2013.

UK Prime Minister.

David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on July 22nd, 2013.

Irish Taoiseach.

Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on July 22nd, 2013 was most likely conceived around the 12th of October, 2012.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on July 22nd, 2013 is close to the 1st of May, 2014.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about July 22nd, 2013.

  • A total of 2,924 days have passed since this date.
  • 417 weeks have passed.
  • 252,633,600 seconds have passed since the July 22nd, 2013.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 294,739,200 times.
  • Since July 22nd, 2013, the earth has travelled approximately 130,358,937,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 42,105,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 21,726,490 steps. That's about 9,656 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,031,603 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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