8th of December, 2013

The 8th of December, 2013, fell on a Sunday. Day 342 of 2013. Decade: 2010s.

6 years, 3 months and 21 days have passed since the 8th of December, 2013.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 8th of December, 2013:

  • Westlife singer Kian Egan wins the UK version of "I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!"


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 8th of December, 2013:

  • United States: Royals - Lorde
  • United Kingdom: Somewhere Only We Know - Lily Allen

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Frozen" 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 8th of December, 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.

  • Frozen.

    The animated movie "Frozen" was being played in movie theaters at the time. The movie went on to gross over $1.2 billion dollars.

  • Nigella Lawson

    Two of Nigella Lawson's former assistants accuse the television star of consuming cocaine. During this period, the fraud trial of her former assistants was ongoing.

  • Paul Walker.

    The world is in shock after "The Fast and the Furious" actor Paul Walker dies in a car crash in Santa Clarita, California. Walker died on Saturday, the 30th of November, 2013, after his Porsche Carrera GT crashed into a concrete lamp post.

  • Ukraine Situation Worsens

    The situation in Ukraine continues to worsen as 800,000 people attend a protest rally in Kiev. President Yanukovych receives financial help when Russia decides to purchase $15 billion dollars worth of Ukrainian debt. Kiev's city hall is stormed by protesters.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 6 years, 3 months and 21 days have passed since the 8th of December, 2013.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 49 of 2013.
  • Leap Year: 2013 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 8th of December, 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 1386460800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 8th of December, 2013:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 8th of December, 2013, will have the star sign Sagittarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2013 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 8th of December, 2013 falls under the Owl.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.

Television Shows

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

  • 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.

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 8th of December:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 8th of December:

  • Immaculate Conception (Spain)

Weather

Weather information for the 8th of December, 2013:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 11.3 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a windy day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 22.9 degrees Fahrenheit. -5.06 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 8.06 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on the 8th of December, 2013.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 8th of December, 2013 was probably conceived around the 28th of February, 2013. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 8th of December, 2013 is the 17th of September, 2014. (Rough Estimate).

Soccer Results

Premier League results from the 8th of December, 2013.

  • Arsenal and Everton draw 1-1.
  • Fulham defeat Aston Villa 2-0.

Computer Games

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

  • Dead Rising 3 - Action-adventure video game developed by Capcom Vancouver.
  • 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.

8th of December

Events that have occurred on the 8th of December:


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 8th of December, 2013.

  • 2,304 days have passed since this date.
  • 199,062,000 seconds have passed since the 8th of December, 2013.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 232,239,000 times.
  • Since the 8th of December, 2013, earth has travelled approximately 102,715,992,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 33,177,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 17,119,332 steps. That's about 7,609 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,388,744 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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