October 23rd, 2013

October 23rd, 2013, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 296 of 2013. The decade was the 2010s.

7 years, 1 months and 13 days have passed since October 23rd, 2013.


On This Date

Events that occurred on October 23rd, 2013:

  • Youtuber "YOTESLAYA" dies in a car accident.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on October 23rd, 2013:

  • United States: Royals - Lorde
  • United Kingdom: Royals - Lorde

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Gravity" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is October 23rd, 2013 and it's a Wednesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Scorpio. The summer is long gone. Temperatures have started to become much cooler and the evenings are beginning to get darker.

Fallen leaves have carpeted driveways, lawns, pathways and sidewalks and there's a fresh earthy scent in the ear. Halloween of 2013 is quickly approaching and stores are selling costumes and decorations. The song Royals by Lorde 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 Gravity is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, David Cameron is the current Prime Minister. 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. A new Internet meme called "Doge", which consists of an image of a Shiba Inu dog with broken English written on it, is being shared online at the moment. The app Snapchat has just released a new feature called "My Story".

People are watching popular TV shows such as "Two and a Half Men", "The Vampire Diaries", "Community" and "Orange Is the New Black". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Call of Duty: Black Ops II", "Tomb Raider", "The Last of Us" and "Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Blacklist". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "The Fairly OddParents", "Jake and the Never Land Pirates", "Doc McStuffins" and "Sam & Cat".

If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Xbox 360", "PlayStation 3" and "The Wii U".


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 October 23rd, 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Doge.

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

  • Grand Theft Auto V.

    The hotly-anticipated "Grand Theft Auto V" was released on the 17th of September, 2013. GTA V went on to become one of the biggest selling games of all time.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 7 years, 1 months and 13 days have passed since October 23rd, 2013.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 43 of 2013.
  • Leap Year: 2013 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on October 23rd, 2013, will be 7 years of age.
  • People born in 2013 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1382482800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around October 23rd, 2013:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 23rd, 2013, will have the star sign Scorpio.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2013 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: October 23rd, 2013 falls under the Snake.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.

Television Shows

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

  • Peaky Blinders - British crime series that is set in the 19th century.
  • 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.

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

2013 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2013:

  • The Wii U
  • PlayStation 3
  • Xbox 360

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 23rd of October:


Weather

Weather information for October 23rd, 2013:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 13.4 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a windy day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 41.9 degrees Fahrenheit. 5.5 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.25cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 14.39 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 7.11cm.

US President

Who was the US President on October 23rd, 2013?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on October 23rd, 2013?

  • David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on October 23rd, 2013 was probably conceived around the 13th of January, 2013. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 23rd, 2013 is the 2nd of August, 2014. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

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

  • Grand Theft Auto V - The long-awaited fifth game in the series. Starring Michael De Santa, Franklin Clinton and Trevor Philips.
  • ARMA 3 - Military tactical shooter video game.
  • 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.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about October 23rd, 2013.

  • 2,600 days have passed since this date.
  • 224,643,600 seconds have passed since the October 23rd, 2013.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 262,084,200 times.
  • Since October 23rd, 2013, earth has travelled approximately 115,916,097,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 37,440,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 19,319,350 steps. That's about 8,586 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,695,723 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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