November 8th, 2013, fell on a Friday. It was day 312 of 2013. The decade was the 2010s.
7 years, 0 months and 19 days have passed since November 8th, 2013.
On This Date
Events that occurred on November 8th, 2013:
12 Years a Slave (2013) is released in movie theaters.
Thor: The Dark World (2013) is released in cinemas.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on November 8th, 2013:
United States: Royals - Lorde
United Kingdom: Look Right Through - Storm Queen
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Ender's Game" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is November 8th, 2013 and it's a Friday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Scorpio. Currently, people have "that Friday feeling" and are looking forward to the weekend.
It's November, so the evenings are getting darker and the days are getting colder. In America, the song Royals by Lorde is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Look Right Through by Storm Queen is the number one hit song.
Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Ender's Game 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 FPS game "Call of Duty: Ghosts" has just been released by Infinity Ward.
In soccer, managers Martin O'Neill and Roy Keane have taken over the Republic of Ireland national team. Movie rental company Blockbuster has just announced that it is ceasing all operations. The retailer had been struggling to compete with the rise in popularity of online streaming. The films "12 Years a Slave" and "Thor: The Dark World" are currently playing in movie theaters.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "Two and a Half Men", "Suits", "American Horror Story" and "Peaky Blinders". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Tomb Raider", "BioShock Infinite", "Saints Row IV" and "ARMA 3". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "The Fairly OddParents", "Jake and the Never Land Pirates", "Lab Rats: Bionic Island" and "Dog with a Blog".
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 November 8th, 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.
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.
A video-hosting service called "Vine" exploded in popularity throughout 2013.
A meme of a Shiba Inu dog with broken English written on it is going viral around this time.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford admits to having smoked crack cocaine. During an interview with the press, Ford states "Yes, I have smoked crack cocaine. But am I an addict? No." Two days later, a new video of Ford surfaces. This time, he is making drunken threats and shouting things such as "I need f*cking ten minutes to make sure he's dead!"
A category 5 Typhoon called "Typhoon Haiyan" kills 6,340+ people in the Philippines.
Basic facts and information about this date:
7 years, 0 months and 19 days have passed since November 8th, 2013.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 45 of 2013.
Leap Year: 2013 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on November 8th, 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 1383868800.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around November 8th, 2013:
October 13th, 2013: 115 people are killed during a stampede at the Navratri festival in Madhya Pradesh, India.
Barack Obama was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on November 8th, 2013?
David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?
Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on November 8th, 2013 was probably conceived around the 29th of January, 2013. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on November 8th, 2013 is the 18th of August, 2014. (Rough Estimate).
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Call of Duty: Ghosts - Developed by Infinity Ward.
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag - The fourth game in the series.
Battlefield 4 - Military FPS game.
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.
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about November 8th, 2013.
2,576 days have passed since this date.
222,566,400 seconds have passed since the November 8th, 2013.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 259,660,800 times.
Since November 8th, 2013, earth has travelled approximately 114,844,262,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 37,094,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 19,140,710 steps. That's about 8,507 miles!
Since this date, 2,670,797 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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