Monday May 06, 2013: Zodiac, Events, Birthdays and Holidays

US date format: 5/6/2013, UK date format: 6/5/2013

May 6th, 2013 was the 126th day of the year 2013 in the Gregorian calendar, under the sign of Taurus. The day of the week was Monday.

Famous birthdays on this day include Giulio Andreotti .

The number one song in US was Just Give Me A Reason by P!nk.

Nebraska, directed by Alexander Payne, was one of the most viewed movie released in 2013 while Cooked by Michael Pollan was one of the best selling book.

On TV people were watching Blood Ties. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Avadon 2: The Corruption or Battlefield 4.

The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative), Pope Francis was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

Events | Famous Birthdays | Famous Deaths | Zodiac | Calendar and Day of Week | Holidays and Observances | Lunar and Planetary phase | Movies | TV Series | Music charts | Books | Videogames

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May 06, 2013 Events

What happened on May 06, 2013?

Historical Events

  • Afghanistan-Pakistan skirmishes : A border guard from Afghanistan is killed, and two Pakistani soldiers are wounded in border violence.
  • Two Pakistani soldiers are also injured by border violence after the deaths of a border guard from Afghanistan.
  • Syrian civil war: Rebels down a Syrian Military helicopter, killing all eight onboard. (AP via Anchorage Daily News). A UN official speaking on a Swiss TV station said that "concrete" suspicions were raised by the UN that the rebels used Sarin gas. Later, the UN issued a response stressing that they have not reached any formal conclusions and that no evidence has been obtained that either side used chemical arms. (The New York Times).
  • Rebels kill all eight soldiers aboard a Syrian Military helicopter at Deir ez-Zor Governorate.
  • On a Swiss television station, a UN official stated that there are "concrete" suspicions the rebels may have used Sarin gas. Later, the UN issued a response stressing that they have not reached any formal conclusions and that no evidence has been obtained that either side used chemical arms. (The New York Times).
  • Insurgency in Iraq (post-U.S. withdrawal:) At least 10 people have been killed and 26 more injured in attacks in Iraq.
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May 06, 2013 Famous Birthdays

Who was born on May 06, 2013?

Other May 6th famous birthdays

  • George Clooney

    American actor who has been nominated for several annual Best-dressed and Most Stylish, Most Eligible, and Sexiest Men Alive lists.

  • Tony Blair

    British politician who was elected Prime Minister on the 5th of January 1997.

  • American actor, director and producer, who presented "War Of The Worlds" by radio on October 31, 1938.

  • Christian Clavier

    His brother StA(c),phane, a French actor is a film director.

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How old am I?

If May 06, 2013 is your birthday you are 10 years old. Find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long until your next birthday on May 06.

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May 06, 2013 Famous Deaths

Who died on May 06, 2013?

Other May 6th famous deaths

  • Marlene Dietrich

    German-American singer and actress who enjoyed 62 years of international success as a screen goddess in American and German films.

  • Belgian runner.

  • Ann Todd

    Actress (Things to Come Danny Boy), suffers a stroke at the age of 84.

  • American composer and guitarist (d. 2004).

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May 06, 2013 Zodiac

Western Zodiac - Astrological Sign

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Taurus personality

Who should a Taurus marry?

Babies born in May are either Taurus or Gemini. People born before May 20th are Taurus, while people born from May 21st have the sign of Gemini

Personality of May born

Chinese Zodiac

Snake chinese zodiac sign

Sign: Snake

Element: Water

Snake personality

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May 06, 2013 Day of the Week and Calendar

What day of the week was May 06, 2013?

The day of the week was Monday.

May 6th marks the 125th day of the Gregorian calendar for the year 2013.

There are 239 days remaining until the end of the year. Calculate the number of days between two dates.


May 06, 2013 Holidays and Observances

What is special on May 06, 2013?


  • Sinaites of Serbia
  • New Martyr Demetrios of the Peloponnesus (d. 1803)
  • Seraphim the Struggler of Mt. Domvu
  • Micah of Radonezh
  • New Martyr Elias Ardunis
  • Righteous Job the Long-suffering (OT)
  • Barbarus the soldier, with Bacchus, Callimachus and Dionysios
  • Barbaros the Robber in Thessaly
  • Blessed Prudentia


  • Saint Justus
  • Saint Benedicta of Rome
  • Saint Dominic Savio, patron saint of studying youth
  • Saint Lucius
  • Saint John in the Oil
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Music charts

What was the number one song on May 06, 2013? Which were the top hits on May 06, 2013?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Just Give Me A Reason
  2. - Can't Hold Us
  3. - Stay
  4. - Thrift Shop
  5. - Mirrors

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Can't Hold Us
  2. - Thrift Shop
  3. - Suit & Tie
  4. - Started From The Bottom
  5. - Love Me

Top #5 Rock songs

  1. - Radioactive
  2. - My Songs Know What You Did In The Dark (Light Em Up)
  3. - Ho Hey
  4. - Carry On
  5. - Sail

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Limbo
  2. - Zumba
  3. - Vivir Mi Vida
  4. - Llevame Contigo
  5. - Como Le Gusta A Tu Cuerpo

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Release year: 2013

Directed by: Alexander Payne

Starring: Bruce Dern, Will Forte, June Squibb, Bob Odenkirk

Country: United States of America

Winter's Tale

Winter's Tale

Release year: 2013

Directed by: Akiva Goldsman

Starring: Colin Farrell, Jessica Brown Findlay, Russell Crowe, Jennifer Connelly

Country: United States of America

Bullet to the Head

Bullet to the Head

Release year: 2013

Directed by: Walter Hill

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Jason Momoa, Christian Slater, Sung Kang

Country: United States of America



Release year: 2013

Directed by: Brian Helgeland

Starring: Chadwick Boseman, Harrison Ford, Christopher Meloni

Country: United States of America

Ain't Them Bodies Saints

Ain't Them Bodies Saints

Release year: 2013

Directed by: David Lowery

Starring: Casey Affleck, Rooney Mara, Ben Foster, Keith Carradine, Nate Parker, Rami Malek

Country: United States of America

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Blood Ties

Blood Ties

Release year: 2013

Directed by: Guillaume Canet

Max Steel

Max Steel

Release year: 2013

Directed by: Stewart Hendler

Monsters vs. Aliens

Monsters vs. Aliens

Release year: 2013

Directed by: Conrad Vernon

The Mimic

The Mimic

Release year: 2013

Directed by: Jung Huh

Inside Combat Rescue

Inside Combat Rescue

Release year: 2013

Country: United States of America


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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Cooked by Michael Pollan



Michael Pollan's Cooked explores previously unexplored territory in his own kitchen. He discovers how the four classic elements of fire, water, air and earth can transform food.

Unintended Consequences by Stuart Woods

Unintended Consequences


Stone Barrington discovers intrigue abroad in the sensational thriller by Stuart Woods, a New York Times bestseller. Stone Barrington is an attorney who is not afraid to engage in schemes and deceptions.

Damaged by H.M. Ward



NEW YORK TIMES & USATODAY BESTSELLER New Adult Romance Novel from H.M. Ward, USA Today Bestselling Author.

Don't Go by Lisa Scottoline

Don't Go


Lisa Scottoline, New York Times bestseller, tells the story of a soldier who learns how to be a man and a father.

The Burgess Boys by Elizabeth Strout

The Burgess Boys


NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * Includes Elizabeth Strout's never-before-published essay about the origins of The Burgess BoysNAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The Washington Post * NPR * Good HousekeepingElizabeth Strout "animates the ordinary with an …

Birth chart on this day

Discover the planets positions on May 6th, 2013 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Avadon 2: The Corruption

Avadon 2: The Corruption

Platform: Microsoft Windows Mac OS X iOS

Genre: Role-playing video game

Battlefield 4

Battlefield 4

Platform: Microsoft Windows PlayStation 3 PlayStation 4 Xbox 360 Xbox One

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Age of Wulin

Age of Wulin

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action MMORPG

Publisher: Snail Games Webzen, Inc. Snail Games USA Mental Games Russia

Akiba's Trip: Undead & Undressed

Akiba's Trip: Undead & Undressed

Platform: PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Adventure, beat 'em up, action role-playing

Publisher: JP Acquire; NA XSEED Games; EU NIS America; WW XSEED Games (PC)



Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux[1]

Genre: Tactical shooter

Publisher: Bohemia Interactive


May 06, 2013 Lunar and Planetary phase

Lunar phase

New Moon

The moon phase for May 06, 2013 is New Moon.

See Moon rising and setting times on May 06, 2013

Sport Games on May 06, 2013

Sport Games on May 06, 2013

Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • Braunschweig - Cottbus : 0 - 0
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La Liga Primera Division

Football (Spain)
  • Getafe - Sociedad : 2 - 1
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Division 2

Football (France)
  • Nantes - Clermont : 0 - 1
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Premier League

UK Soccer
  • Sunderland - Stoke : 1 - 1
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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $90.25
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $455.71
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $33.42
  • General Electric GE: opens at $22.56
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $203.79

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 99.33 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.0068 CAD
  • 1 USD = 0.9383 CHF
  • 1 USD = 6.1667 CNY
  • 1 EUR = 129.8 JPY

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