October 24th, 2013.

October 24th, 2013, was a Thursday. It was day 297 of 2013. The decade was the 2010s.

7 years, 11 months and 29 days have passed since October 24th, 2013.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Scorpio.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on October 24th, 2013.

  • United States: Royals - Lorde
  • United Kingdom: Royals - Lorde
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 "Gravity" was at the top of the box office on October 24th, 2013.

Take me back to October 24th, 2013!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is October 24th, 2013 and it's a Thursday. 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. 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. 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". If you were to travel back to this day, notable figures such as Paul Walker, Nelson Mandela, James Avery and Ariel Sharon would all be still alive. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Prison Break", "RuPaul's Drag Race", "The Vampire Diaries" and "Boardwalk Empire".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Minecraft", "DmC: Devil May Cry", "Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Blacklist" and "Pokémon X and Y". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Dora the Explorer", "Phineas and Ferb", "Good Luck Charlie" and "Doc McStuffins". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as the PlayStation 3, Skylanders Giants figures, the Wii U and the Furby Boom.

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 October 24th, 2013.

  • Grand Theft Auto V is released.

    Grand Theft Auto V is released.

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

  • Doge.


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

  • 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,, 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.

  • DVD sales are plummeting.

    DVD sales are plummeting.

    As online streaming became more and more popular, sales of DVDs started to plummet. Between 2008 and 2014, sales in the USA fell by a whopping 66%.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 7 years, 11 months and 29 days have passed since October 24th, 2013.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 43 of 2013.
  • Leap Year: 2013 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on October 24th, 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 1382569200.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around October 24th, 2013.

Personality traits.

Check out our personality summary for people who were born on this date.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 24th, 2013, will have the star sign Scorpio.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 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).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 4.
  • Native American Zodiac: October 24th, 2013 falls under the Snake.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.
  • Birth flower (October): The Marigold and the Cosmos.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

TV shows from October, 2013.

  • 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.
  • Boardwalk Empire - Crime drama set in Atlanta City during the prohibition era.
  • 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.
  • 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.

Kid's TV shows on October 24th, 2013.

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

Popular toys and games in 2013.

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

  • The Furby Boom
  • The Wii U
  • Skylanders Giants figures
  • The PlayStation 3
  • The Xbox 360

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • Pokémon X and Y 2013

    Pokémon X and Y
    Released for the Nintendo 3DS.

  • Grand Theft Auto V 2013

    Grand Theft Auto V
    The long-awaited fifth game in the series. Starring Michael De Santa, Franklin Clinton and Trevor Philips.

  • ARMA 3 2013

    ARMA 3
    Military tactical shooter video game.

  • Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Blacklist 2013

    Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Blacklist
    Stealth video game developed by Ubisoft Toronto.

  • Saints Row IV 2013

    Saints Row IV
    Action-adventure game developed by Volition.

  • Dota 2 2013

    Dota 2
    Multiplayer online battle game.

  • The Last of Us 2013

    The Last of Us
    Survival horror game that was released for the PlayStation 3.

  • Metro: Last Light 2013

    Metro: Last Light
    Apocalyptic FPS game.

  • BioShock Infinite 2013

    BioShock Infinite
    FPS game developed by Irrational Games.

  • Tomb Raider 2013

    Tomb Raider
    Reboot of the original series.

  • Aliens: Colonial Marines 2013

    Aliens: Colonial Marines
    FPS based on the Alien film series.

  • Dead Space 3 2013

    Dead Space 3
    Survival horror game.

  • DmC: Devil May Cry 2013

    DmC: Devil May Cry
    Reboot of the Devil May Cry series.

  • Far Cry 3 2012

    Far Cry 3
    First-person shooter.

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops II 2012

    Call of Duty: Black Ops II
    Developed by Treyarch.

  • Halo 4 2012

    Halo 4
    The fourth game in the series.

  • Dishonored 2012

    Action-adventure game.

  • XCOM: Enemy Unknown 2012

    XCOM: Enemy Unknown
    Turn-based tactical game.

  • Guild Wars 2 2012

    Guild Wars 2
    MMORPG developed by ArenaNet.

  • Clash of Clans 2012

    Clash of Clans
    Free-to-play mobile 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 October 24th, 2019 instead.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and other notable people who were born on October 24th.

Wayne Rooney

Soccer player.
Born on October 24th, 1985
He turned 28 on this day in 2013.


Born on October 24th, 1986
He turned 27 on this day in 2013.


Famous Youtuber.
Born on October 24th, 1989
He turned 24 on this day in 2013.

Weather on October 24th, 2013.

Historical weather information for October 24th, 2013.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 15.2 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. There were 4 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 39.9 degrees Fahrenheit. 4.39 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.51cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 11.83 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.51cm.

US President.

Barack Obama was the President of the United States on October 24th, 2013.

UK Prime Minister.

David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on October 24th, 2013.

Irish Taoiseach.

Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on October 24th, 2013 was most likely conceived around the 14th of January, 2013.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 24th, 2013 is close to the 3rd of August, 2014.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about October 24th, 2013.

  • A total of 2,920 days have passed since this date.
  • 417 weeks have passed.
  • 252,288,000 seconds have passed since the October 24th, 2013.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 294,336,000 times.
  • Since October 24th, 2013, the earth has travelled approximately 130,180,608,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 42,048,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 21,696,768 steps. That's about 9,643 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,027,456 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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