October 26th, 2013

October 26th, 2013, fell on a Saturday. It was day 299 of 2013. The decade was the 2010s.

7 years, 5 months and 23 days have passed since October 26th, 2013.



Music Singles

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

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

Movie Box Office

Which movie was on top of the box office?

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

Take Me Back!

The date is October 26th, 2013 and it's a Saturday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Scorpio. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.

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 just days away. People are watching horror movies and thinking about which costume they are going to wear. Others are organizing parties.

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 Bad Grandpa 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". On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Glee", "The Vampire Diaries", "American Horror Story" and "Peaky Blinders". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "BioShock Infinite", "Saints Row IV", "ARMA 3" and "Batman: Arkham Origins".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Peppa Pig", "Team Umizoomi", "Jessie" and "Paw Patrol". Popular toys include the likes of "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 26th, 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:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 7 years, 5 months and 23 days have passed since October 26th, 2013.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 43 of 2013.
  • Leap Year: 2013 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on October 26th, 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 1382742000.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around October 26th, 2013:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 26th, 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 26th, 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 people would 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

Video Games

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

  • Batman: Arkham Origins - Action game developed by WB Games Montreal.
  • 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.
  • 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.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures and noteable people who were born on the 26th of October:


Holidays

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

  • Austrian National Day

Weather

Weather information for October 26th, 2013:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 13.5 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a windy day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 42.0 degrees Fahrenheit. 5.56 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 8.64cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 15.39 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on October 26th, 2013?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on October 26th, 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 26th, 2013 was probably conceived around the 16th of January, 2013. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 26th, 2013 is the 5th of August, 2014. (Rough Estimate).

Soccer Results

Premier League results from October 26th, 2013.

  • Aston Villa lose 2-0 at home to Everton.
  • Crystal Palace lose 2-0 at home to Arsenal.
  • Liverpool defeat West Brom 4-1.
  • Man United defeat Stoke 3-2.
  • Norwich and Cardiff draw 0-0.
  • Southampton defeat Fulham 2-0.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about October 26th, 2013.

  • 2,731 days have passed since this date.
  • 235,958,400 seconds have passed since the October 26th, 2013.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 275,284,800 times.
  • Since October 26th, 2013, earth has travelled approximately 121,754,534,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 39,326,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 20,292,422 steps. That's about 9,019 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,831,501 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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