BestOfDate

December 12th, 2013.

December 12th, 2013, was a Thursday. It was day 346 of 2013. The decade was the 2010s.

7 years, 6 months and 6 days have passed since December 12th, 2013.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Sagittarius.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on December 12th, 2013.

  • United States: Wrecking Ball - Miley Cyrus
  • United Kingdom: Somewhere Only We Know - Lily Allen
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.
Frozen

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Frozen" was at the top of the box office on December 12th, 2013.

Take me back to December 12th, 2013!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is December 12th, 2013 and it's a Thursday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Sagittarius. The Christmas season of 2013 is in full swing. The decorations are up and festive songs are playing on the radio.

In America, the song Wrecking Ball by Miley Cyrus is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Somewhere Only We Know by Lily Allen is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Frozen 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. Sony's video game console the "PlayStation 4" has just been released. Meanwhile, Microsoft has also released its competing console the "XBox One".

A mobile game called "Flappy Bird" is currently surging in popularity. Tributes are pouring in from around the world following the recent death of anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela. Westlife singer Kian Egan has just won the UK version of "I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!".

On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Sons of Anarchy", "RuPaul's Drag Race", "The Walking Dead" and "Game of Thrones". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "DmC: Devil May Cry", "The Last of Us", "Batman: Arkham Origins" and "Dead Rising 3". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Dora the Explorer", "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse", "Phineas and Ferb" and "Team Umizoomi".

If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as the Wii U, the PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One.

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 December 12th, 2013.

  • Kim Jong Un orders the execution of his uncle.

    Kim Jong Un orders the execution of his uncle.

    In December of 2013, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ordered the execution of his uncle, Jang Sung-taek. Jang Sung-taek had been a leading figure in the government of North Korea.

  • Flappy Bird.

    Flappy Bird.

    During this time, a mobile game called Flappy Bird was beginning to take off in popularity.

  • The situation in Ukraine begins to worsen.

    The situation in Ukraine begins to worsen.

    The situation in Ukraine continued to worsen in December of 2013 as 800,000 people attended a protest rally in Kiev. Kiev's city hall was stormed by protesters on December 1st.

  • Paul Walker dies in a car accident.

    Paul Walker dies in a car accident.

    During this time, people were in shock following the sudden death of "The Fast and the Furious" actor Paul Walker. Walker died on November 30th, 2013, after his Porsche Carrera GT crashed into a concrete lamp post. He was 40 years old.

  • Nigella Lawson.

    Nigella Lawson.

    During this period, the fraud trial of English television cook Nigella Lawson's former assistants was ongoing. During the trial, Lawson's former assistants accused the television star of consuming cocaine.

  • Frozen is in movie theaters.

    Frozen is in movie theaters.

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

  • The PlayStation 4 is released.

    The PlayStation 4 is released.

    On November 15th, 2013, Sony released the "PlayStation 4" video game console.

  • Doge.

    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, 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.

  • 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.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 7 years, 6 months and 6 days have passed since December 12th, 2013.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 50 of 2013.
  • Leap Year: 2013 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on December 12th, 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 1386806400.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around December 12th, 2013.

Personality traits.

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

What are your strengths and weaknesses?

View Personality Summary

Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

NEW! Check out our personality summary image for this birth date.

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on December 12th, 2013, will have the star sign Sagittarius.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Ophiuchus.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2013 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 3.
  • Native American Zodiac: December 12th, 2013 falls under the Owl.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.
  • Birth flower (December): The Narcissus and the Holly.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • Rick and Morty - Adult animated Sci-Fi sitcom.
  • 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.

Kid's TV shows on December 12th, 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 Xbox One
  • The PlayStation 4
  • The Wii U

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • Rust - Survival video game.
  • 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.
  • 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.

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 December 12th, 2019 instead.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 12th of December.

Weather on December 12th, 2013.

Historical weather information for December 12th, 2013.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 15.0 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a windy day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 15.3 degrees Fahrenheit. -9.28 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 5.28 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported.

US President.

Barack Obama was the President of the United States on December 12th, 2013.

UK Prime Minister.

David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on December 12th, 2013.

Irish Taoiseach.

Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on December 12th, 2013 was most likely conceived around the 4th of March, 2013.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on December 12th, 2013 is close to the 21st of September, 2014.

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on December 12th, 2013.

Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about December 12th, 2013.

  • A total of 2,746 days have passed since this date.
  • 392 weeks have passed.
  • 237,250,800 seconds have passed since the December 12th, 2013.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 276,792,600 times.
  • Since December 12th, 2013, the earth has travelled approximately 122,421,412,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 39,541,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 20,403,569 steps. That's about 9,068 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,847,010 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Post a comment about this date.

Have something to say about December 12th, 2013?

All comments are moderated before they are published. We may edit comments to correct misspellings and grammar. We may also remove or redact personal information.

Search for another date.

It looks like you have reached the end! Try searching for another date.



Random dates.

Feeling lucky? Take a look at the list of random dates below.


« Previous Day
December 11, 2013
Next Day »
December 13, 2013

© 2014-2021 BestOfDate.com