Friday May 13, 2016: on this day

About May 13th, 2016, in brief:

  • Historical events: Iraqi Civil War (2014-2017: A security contractor from Australia is shot and killed in Baghdad. Unconfirmed reports suggest that he was killed. (ABC News Australia).Three gunmen opened fire on a Real Madrid supporters group meeting in Samarra, northern Iraq. At least 14 people were killed and 25 others were injured. The Islamic State of Iraq & Syria claim responsibility for the attack.
  • Day of the week: May 13th, 2016 was a Friday
  • Zodiac Sign: Taurus (in western zodiac), Monkey (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Robert Pattinson, Debby Ryan
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • #1 US song: Panda by Desiigner
  • Popular movie: Triple 9 directed by John Hillcoat

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What day of the week was May 13, 2016?


May 13, 2016 was a Friday and it was the 134th day of the year 2016 in the Gregorian calendar.

May 13, 2016 can also be written as 5/13/2016 in the US and as 13/5/2016 in UK and Europe.

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May 13, 2016: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on May 13, 2016:

  • Iraqi civil war (2014-2017: a security contractor from australia is shot and killed in baghdad. unconfirmed reports suggest that he was killed. (abc news australia).three gunmen opened fire on a real madrid supporters group meeting in samarra, northern iraq. at least 14 people were killed and 25 others were injured. the islamic state of iraq & syria claim responsibility for the attack.
  • A security contractor from australia is shot and killed in baghdad. unconfirmed reports suggest that he was killed.
  • Three gunmen opened fire on a real madrid supporters group meeting in samarra, northern iraq. at least 14 people were killed and 25 others were injured. the islamic state of iraq & syria claim responsibility for the attack.
  • Syrian civil war: hezbollah reports that mustafa badreddine (one of hezbollah’s most high-ranking officials, believed to be responsible for military operations against syria) was killed by artillery fire fired from the rebels.
  • Hezbollah reports that mustafa badreddine is one of hezbollah’s most senior officials, who was believed to be responsible for military operations in syria. hezbollah claims that artillery fire from syrian rebels has killed him.
  • Conflict between kurdish and turkish (2015-present). eight turkish soldiers and 21 kurdistan workers party militants were killed in clashes.
  • Eight turkish soldiers were killed and 21 kurdistan workers party militants (pkk) were injured in clashes. the incident also resulted in a helicopter crash close to the border of turkey and iraq.
  • A huge fire breaks out at a tire dump near madrid, spain. it contains 100,000 tons of tires from illegal vehicles. the smoke is visible for at most 30km.
  • A shopping mall being constructed in nigeria's city of abeokuta has collapsed, resulting in at least one death. unconfirmed reports suggest that at least ten people died.
  • Russian president vladimir putin threatened to "neutralize," a new system of ballistic missile defense that the united states activated in europe.
  • Cristina fernandez, former president of argentina, is being indicted for fraud in connection to alleged irregularities during the central bank's sale of united states dollars during her term.
  • The united states education and justice departments have advised u.s. public schools across the country to allow transgender children to use bathrooms that correspond to their gender identity and not their birth gender. this new guidance comes as justice and north carolina fight in federal court over north carolina's new "bathroom bill".
  • Impeachment against dilma russoff: michel temer, vice president of brazil assumes the presidency powers and duties of acting president of brazil.
  • 2016 venezuelan state of emergency: venezuelan president nicolas maduro declares an emergency for sixty days. (bbc), (guardian),
  • Association football: fatma sasoma, a senegalese united nations official is appointed secretary general of fifa. this is the first female and first foreigner to hold the position. (ap vi daily mail).kosovo, gibraltar have been elected new fifa members.
  • Fatma sasoma, a senegalese united nations official is appointed secretary general of fifa. this is the first time a woman and the first person outside of europe has been appointed to this position.
  • Fifa has elected gibraltar and kosovo as its new members.

May 13, 2016: What were the magazines covers that day?

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May 13, 2016: What were the stock market quotes and exchange rates that day?

Stock market quotes on May 13, 2016:

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $89.28
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $90.00
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $51.44
  • General Electric GE: opens at $29.97
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $148.79

Exchange Rates on May 13, 2016:

  • 1 USD = 0.8839 EUR
  • 1 USD = 108.633 JPY
  • 1 USD = 0.6963 GBP
  • 1 USD = 1.373 AUD
  • 1 USD = 1.2937 CAD

May 13, 2016: What were the main match results that day?

La Liga Primera Division - Football (Spain)

  • Valencia - Sociedad : 0 - 1

Division 2 - Football (France)

  • Brest - Auxerre : 0 - 0
  • Creteil - Red Star : 2 - 4
  • Dijon - Ajaccio : 2 - 0
  • Evian Thonon Gaillard - Nimes : 4 - 1
  • Laval - Paris FC : 3 - 1

Serie B - Football (Italy)

  • Perugia - Pro Vercelli : 1 - 2

Futbol Ligi 1 - Football (Turkey)

  • Antalyaspor - Trabzonspor : 7 - 0

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May 13, 2016: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for May 13th is Taurus.

Taurus is the 2nd sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between April 20th and May 20th belong to the Taurus sign: discover Taurus personality and 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.

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May 13, 2016: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for May 13, 2016 is Monkey and the associated element is Fire.

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May 13, 2016: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on May 13, 2016 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on May 13, 2016 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on May 13, 2016 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 55% full, rising at 12:26 pm and setting at 02:06 am.

The previous full moon was on Apr 22, 2016 while the next full moon would come on May 21, 2016.

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Your place in the Universe on May 13, 2016

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Who was born on May 13, 2016?


Whose famous birthday is on May 13th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on May 13th:

  • Robert Pattinson
    Robert Pattinson

    An actor, model, musician, and producer from england.

  • Debby Ryan
    Debby Ryan

    Debby ryan is an american actress known for her role in the disney channel series 'jessie' and the netflix series 'insatiable'.

  • Bea Arthur
    Bea Arthur

    Bea arthur was a tv actress best known for her roles in the sitcoms 'maude' and 'the golden girls'.

  • Stephen Colbert
    Stephen Colbert

    American political comedian, writer, comedian and television host.

  • Dennis Rodman
    Dennis Rodman

    American basketball player, an american athlete.

  • Harvey Keitel
    Harvey Keitel

    American actor and producer.

  • Ritchie Valens
    Ritchie Valens

    After renting a hall to perform a gig, he was "discovered" and signed with a talent agency.

  • Sunny Leone
    Sunny Leone

    Canadian american actress, model, and pornstar.

  • Iwan Rheon
    Iwan Rheon

    Welsh stage/television actor, and welsh singer.

  • Joe Louis
    Joe Louis

    American heavyweight boxer.

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How old is someone born on May 13, 2016?


Someone born on May 13, 2016 is:

8 years 1 month old,

or 97 months

or 421 weeks and 6 days old,

or 2953 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on May 13, 2016?

There are 334 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Tuesday May 13th 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on May 13, 2016?

You belong to the Gen Alpha generation if you were born on May 13, 2016.

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May 13, 2016: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on May 13, 2016:

  • Kasir Akhtar

    Indian poet and lyricist who was known for his contributions to Urdu poetry and Bollywood music.

  • Murray A. Straus

    American sociologist and academic (b. 1926).

  • Alice Florian
  • Tage Henriksen
  • Pinuccio Sciola
  • Engelbert Kraus
  • Christophe Lambert
  • Éloi Leclerc
  • Alphonse Le Gall
  • Seiji Arikawa
  • Rodrigo Espíndola
  • Moustapha Badreddine
  • John Imbrie

What famous deaths happened on May 13th?

Famous deaths on May 13th:

  • Gary Cooper
    Gary Cooper

    American actor who rose to fame after his appearance in "sergeant york" in 1941.

  • Doris Day
    Doris Day

    American singer and actress; known worldwide as the world's favorite virgin, on-screen since 1948.

  • Margot Kidder
    Margot Kidder

    Margot kidder was a canadian-american actress best known for her iconic role as lois lane in the superman film series.

  • Leatrice Joy
    Leatrice Joy

    Silent screen star, dies in riverdale (bronx) new york city, new york at age 91.

  • Dan Blocker
    Dan Blocker

    Texas, united states -- actor (tiny-cimarron city, hoss-bonanza).

  • Wealthy Astor

    Dedicated to promoting the arts and preserving cultural heritage.

  • Kathleen Kennedy

    Kathleen Kennedy was a member of the famous Kennedy family and served as a socialite and diplomat.

  • Amais Mabini

    Renowned Filipino painter known for his vibrant landscapes and portraits.

  • Malik Ambar

    Malik Ambar was a prominent Ethiopian writer known for his literary works during the 16th century.

  • Rehman

    Renowned Pakistani music composer and director.

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May 13, 2016: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on May 13, 2016:

  • Our Lady of Fatima
  • Rotuma Day in Fiji.
  • World Fair Trade Day (2006).
  • Abbotsbury Garland Day, Dorset, England.
  • Commemoration of Julian of Norwich (Anglican).

Saints celebrated on May 13, 2016:

  • Saint Maria Dominica Mazzarello (died 1881)
  • Saint John the Silent
  • Saint Gerald of Villamagna
  • Saint Robert Bellarmine
  • Saint Servatus
  • Saint Rolanda
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May 13, 2016: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on May 13, 2016 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week May 9th and May 15th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


May 13, 2016: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on May 13, 2016 was Panda by Desiigner, according to the music chart for the week May 9th and May 15th.

May 13, 2016: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on May 13, 2016 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week May 9th and May 15th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Panda
  2. - One Dance
  3. - 7 Years
  4. - Purple Rain
  5. - I Took A Pill In Ibiza

May 13, 2016: What was the number 1 R&B song on that day?

The number 1 R&B song on May 13, 2016 was Panda by Desiigner, according to the R&B music chart for the week May 9th and May 15th.

May 13, 2016: What was the R&B music chart on that day?

The R&B music chart on May 13, 2016 is the list of the most popular R&B songs for the week May 9th and May 15th. It included the following Top 5 R&B songs:

  1. - Panda
  2. - One Dance
  3. - Purple Rain
  4. - Work
  5. - When Doves Cry youtube

May 13, 2016: What was the number 1 Latin song on that day?

The number 1 Latin song on May 13, 2016 was Duele El Corazon by Enrique Iglesias Featuring Wisin, according to the Latin music chart for the week May 9th and May 15th.

May 13, 2016: What was the Latin music chart on that day?

The Latin music chart on May 13, 2016 is the list of the most popular Latin songs for the week May 9th and May 15th. It included the following Top 5 Latin songs:

  1. - Duele El Corazon
  2. - Hasta El Amanecer
  3. - Ginza
  4. - Solo Con Verte
  5. - Tan Facil

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May 13, 2016: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on May 13, 2016 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Wolf Creek

Release year: 2016

Directed by: Greg McLean

Raising the Bar

Release year: 2016

Directed by: Clay Glen

Containment

Release year: 2016

Directed by: Neil Mcenery-West

Foursome

Release year: 2016

Directed by: Claude d'Anna

Lady Dynamite

Lady Dynamite

Release year: 2016

Country: United States of America

May 13, 2016: What were the most popular videogames on that day?

The most popular videogames on May 13, 2016 were those that achieved widespread recognition and player engagement close to that day, including:

Lego Worlds

Lego Worlds

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Sandbox

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade

Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade

Platform: Linux, Microsoft Windows, OS X, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Genre: Massively multiplayer online third-person shooter

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada

Battlefleet Gothic: Armada

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Focus Home Interactive

Total War: Warhammer

Total War: Warhammer

Platform: Microsoft Windows OS X Linux

Genre: Turn-based strategy, real-time tactics

Publisher: Sega

Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Platform: Microsoft Windows; Nintendo 3DS; PlayStation 3; PlayStation 4; PlayStation Vita; Wii U; Xbox 360; Xbox One

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

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Who was the US President on May 13, 2016?

On May 13, 2016 the US President was Barack Obama (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 13, 2016?

On May 13, 2016 the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on May 13, 2016?

On May 13, 2016 the Pope was Francis.

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Back in 2016

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What is special about May 13th?

May 13th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 13th day of the month of May. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on May 13th, such as:

  • 2019 - Gulf of oman incident. iran-united states relations, united arab emirates – iran relations. the united states maritime administration (marad), issues a new alert for all ships passing fujairah off the coast of the united arab emirates. this alert is in response to "acts of sabotage" that have been rising amid increased tensions between iran and the united states.
  • 2018 - Terrorism and violence in indonesia: surabaya bombings result in at least 13 deaths and over 40 injuries in a series suicide bombings that took place at three churches in surabaya in indonesia.
  • 2017 - Insurgency in balochistan. gunmen open fire upon construction workers at gwadar port, pakistan. at least 10 people were killed. this attack was claimed by the balochistan liberation army.

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What happened in 2016?

2016 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: A shooting occurs at a Tel Aviv pub, Israel. It leaves two people dead and eight others injured. The gunman was able to escape and perhaps killed his accomplice, an Arab taxi driver. His body was discovered nearby. The shooter was identified by the police as Nisa'at Melkham, a 30-year-old muslim from Ar'ara. He was also searched his house.
  • Two people are killed and eight others injured in a shooting at a Tel Aviv pub. The gunman was able to escape and perhaps killed his accomplice, an Arab taxi driver. His body was discovered nearby. The shooter was identified by the police as Nisa'at Melkham, a 30-year-old muslim from Ar'ara. He was also searched his house.
  • A 28-foot tall new statue of Jesus, called "Jesus de Greatest", was unveiled at St. Aloysius Catholic Church, Abajah village in Nigeria's Imo state. It is the largest known African Jesus statue.

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What was the calendar for May 2016?

May 2016 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with May being the 5th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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