December 13th, 2013

December 13th, 2013, fell on a Friday. It was day 347 of 2013. The decade was the 2010s.

6 years, 6 months and 19 days have passed since December 13th, 2013.


On This Date

Events that occurred on December 13th, 2013:

  • The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013) is released in cinemas.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on December 13th, 2013:

  • United States: Wrecking Ball - Miley Cyrus
  • 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.

Take Me Back!

The date is December 13th, 2013 and it's a Friday. People are looking forward to the weekend. 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.

People are watching popular TV shows such as "Dora the Explorer", "Two and a Half Men", "Bones" and "House of Cards". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Metro: Last Light", "Grand Theft Auto V", "Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag" and "Dead Rising 3". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Peppa Pig", "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse", "Glee" and "Jake and the Never Land Pirates".

Popular toys include the likes of "PlayStation 4" and "Xbox One".


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 December 13th, 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.

  • Flappy Bird

    A mobile app game called Flappy Bird is beginning to take off in popularity

  • Kim Jong Un

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un orders the execution of his own uncle, Jang Sung-taek. Jang Sung-taek was a leading figure in the government of North Korea.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 6 years, 6 months and 19 days have passed since December 13th, 2013.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 50 of 2013.
  • Leap Year: 2013 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on December 13th, 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 1386892800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around December 13th, 2013:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on December 13th, 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: December 13th, 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.

  • 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.
  • RuPaul's Drag Race - Reality competition series.
  • How I Met Your Mother - Sictom starring Neil Patrick Harris.
  • Bones - Crime comedy-drama 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"


2013 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2013:

  • Xbox One
  • PlayStation 4

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 13th of December:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 13th of December:

  • Saint Lucy's Day

Weather

Weather information for December 13th, 2013:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 13.8 degrees Celsius. It was a wet day. It was a windy day. There were 3 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 20.1 degrees Fahrenheit. -6.61 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Snow was reported. Precipitation: 5.33cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 10.22 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.25cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on December 13th, 2013.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on December 13th, 2013 was probably conceived around the 5th of March, 2013. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on December 13th, 2013 is the 22nd of September, 2014. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

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

  • 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.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about December 13th, 2013.

  • 2,393 days have passed since this date.
  • 206,751,600 seconds have passed since the December 13th, 2013.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 241,210,200 times.
  • Since December 13th, 2013, earth has travelled approximately 106,683,825,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 34,458,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 17,780,638 steps. That's about 7,903 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,481,019 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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