26th of August, 2013

The 26th of August, 2013, fell on a Monday. Day 238 of 2013. Decade: 2010s.

6 years, 9 months and 2 days have passed since the 26th of August, 2013.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 26th of August, 2013:

  • United States: Blurred Lines - Robin Thicke
  • United Kingdom: Burn - Ellie Goulding

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "The Butler" 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 26th of August, 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.

  • Edward Snowden

    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.

  • Doge.

    A meme of a Shiba Inu dog with broken English written on it is going viral around this time.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 6 years, 9 months and 2 days have passed since the 26th of August, 2013.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 35 of 2013.
  • Leap Year: 2013 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 26th of August, 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 1377471600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 26th of August, 2013:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 26th of August, 2013, will have the star sign Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2013 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 26th of August, 2013 falls under the Bear.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.

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.
  • 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.

"Paw Patrol" - "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" - "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 26th of August:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 26th of August:

  • Late Summer Bank Holiday (UK)

Weather

Weather information for the 26th of August, 2013:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 18.5 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 73.0 degrees Fahrenheit. 22.78 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. There was thunder. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.51cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 19.61 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0.76cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on the 26th of August, 2013.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 26th of August, 2013 was probably conceived around the 16th of November, 2012. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 26th of August, 2013 is the 5th of June, 2014. (Rough Estimate).

Soccer Results

Premier League results from the 26th of August, 2013.

  • Man United and Chelsea draw 0-0.

Computer Games

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

  • Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Blacklist - Stealth video game developed by Ubisoft Toronto.
  • Saints Row IV - Action-adventure game developed by Volition.
  • 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.

26th of August

Events that have occurred on the 26th of August:


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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 26th of August, 2013.

  • 2,467 days have passed since this date.
  • 213,148,800 seconds have passed since the 26th of August, 2013.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 248,673,600 times.
  • Since the 26th of August, 2013, earth has travelled approximately 109,984,780,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 35,524,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 18,330,797 steps. That's about 8,147 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,557,786 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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