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Years: 2010 2011 2012 - 2013 - 2014 2015 2016
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2013 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 2013
MMXIII
Ab urbe condita 2766
Armenian calendar 1462
ԹՎ ՌՆԿԲ
Bahá'í calendar 169 – 170
Buddhist calendar 2557
Chinese calendar 4649/4709-11-20
(壬辰年十一月二十日)
— to —
4650/4710-11-29
(癸巳年十一月廿九日)
Coptic calendar 1729 – 1730
Ethiopian calendar 2005 – 2006
Hebrew calendar 5773 – 5774
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2068 – 2069
 - Shaka Samvat 1935 – 1936
 - Kali Yuga 5114 – 5115
Holocene calendar 12013
Iranian calendar 1391 – 1392
Islamic calendar 1434 – 1435
Japanese calendar Heisei 25

(平成25年) Image File history File links Question_book-3. ... Image File history File links Gnome_globe_current_event. ... These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. ... (19th century - 20th century - 21st century - more centuries) Decades: 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s As a means of recording the passage of time, the 20th century was that century which lasted from 1901–2000 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar (1900–1999... 20XX redirects here. ... The 22nd century of the anno Domini (common) era will span the years 2101–2200 of the Gregorian calendar. ... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... The 1980s refers to the years from 1980 to 1989. ... For the band, see 1990s (band). ... The 2000s are the current decade, spanning from 2000 to 2009. ... The 2010s decade is a period of 10 years that begins on January 1, 2010 and later ends on December 31, 2019 inclusive. ... The 2020s is the 3rd decade of the 21st century of the Anno Domini (common) era. ... Millennia: 2nd millennium - 3rd millennium - 4th millennium Centuries: 20th century - 21st century - 22nd century Decades: 1980s 1990s 2000s 2010s 2020s - 2030s - 2040s 2050s 2060s 2070s 2080s Years: 2030 2031 2032 2033 2034 2035 2036 2037 2038 2039 The decade as a whole This decade is expected to be called the... // This decade is expected to be called the twenty-forties or the forties. The Roman decennia number is XL. December 7 - the 100th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, United States by Japan. ... This page indexes the individual years pages. ... 2010 (MMX) will be a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2011 (MMXI) will be a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2012 (MMXII) will be a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2014 (MMXIV) will be a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... For the video game developer, see 2015, Inc. ... 2016 (MMXVI) will be a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article lists events related to rail transport that are currently scheduled to occur in 2013. ... For the calendar of religious holidays and periods, see liturgical year. ... Ab urbe condita (related with Anno urbis conditae: AUC or a. ... The Armenian calendar uses the Armenian numerals. ... The Baháí calendar, also called the Badí‘ calendar, used by the Baháí Faith, is a solar calendar with regular years of 365 days, and leap years of 366 days. ... The Buddhist calendar is used on mainland southeast Asia in the countries of Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, and Myanmar (formerly Burma) in several related forms. ... The Chinese calendar is a lunisolar calendar, incorporating elements of a lunar calendar with those of a solar calendar. ... The Chinese sexagenary cycle (Chinese: ; pinyin: ) is a cyclic numeral system of 60 combinations of the two basic cycles, the ten Heavenly Stems (天干; tiāngān) and the twelve Earthly Branches (地支; dìzhÄ«). These have been traditionally used as a means of numbering days and years, not only in China... The Chinese sexagenary cycle (Chinese: ; pinyin: ) is a cyclic numeral system of 60 combinations of the two basic cycles, the ten Heavenly Stems (天干; tiāngān) and the twelve Earthly Branches (地支; dìzhÄ«). These have been traditionally used as a means of numbering days and years, not only in China... The Coptic calendar, also called the Alexandrian calendar, is used by the Coptic Orthodox Church. ... The Ethiopian calendar (Amharic: የኢትዮጵያ ዘመን አቆጣጠር ), also called the Geez calendar, is the principal calendar used in Ethiopia and is also the liturgical year of Christians in Eritrea belonging to the Eritrean Orthodox Tewahdo Church, Eastern Catholic Church of Eritrea and Lutheran (Evangelical Church of Eritrea), where it is commonly known... The Hebrew calendar (Hebrew: ‎) or Jewish calendar is the annual calendar used in Judaism. ... 5773 (Hebrew: התשעג , abbr. ... 5774 (Hebrew: התשעד , abbr. ... A page from the Hindu calendar 1871-72. ... There is disagreement as to the meaning of the Indian word Samvat. ... The Indian national calendar (sometimes called Saka calendar) is the official civil calendar in use in India. ... Kali Yuga is also the title of a book by Roland Charles Wagner. ... H.E. redirects here. ... The Iranian calendar (Persian: ) also known as Persian calendar or the Jalāli Calendar is a solar calendar currently used in Iran and Afghanistan. ... The Islamic calendar or Muslim calendar (Arabic: التقويم الهجري; at-taqwÄ«m al-hijrÄ«; Persian: تقویم هجري قمری ‎ taqwÄ«m-e hejri-ye qamari; also called the Hijri calendar) is the calendar used to date events in many predominantly Muslim countries, and used by Muslims everywhere to determine the proper day on which to celebrate... Koinobori, flags decorated like koi, are popular decorations around Childrens Day This mural on the wall of a Tokyo subway station celebrates Hazuki, the eighth month. ... Heisei (Japanese: 平成) is the current era name in Japan. ...

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2673
(皇紀2673年)
Julian calendar 2058
Korean calendar 4346
Thai solar calendar 2556
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2013 (MMXIII) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Japanese era name. ... The Julian calendar was introduced in 46 BC by Julius Caesar and came into force in 45 BC (709 ab urbe condita). ... The traditional Korean calendar is directly derived from the Asian calendar. ... The Thai solar, or Suriyakati (สุริยคติ), calendar is used in traditional and official contexts in Thailand, although the Western calendar is sometimes used in business. ... Roman numerals are a numeral system originating in ancient Rome, adapted from Etruscan numerals. ... This is the calendar for a common year starting on Tuesday (dominical letter F), e. ... For the calendar of religious holidays and periods, see liturgical year. ...

Contents

Centennials

The Alpha Epsilon Pi Fraternity will celebrate its Centennial.


Predicted events

is the 1st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... For other uses, see Euro (disambiguation). ... January 20 is the 20th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... An inauguration is a ceremony of formal investiture whereby an individual assumes an office or position of authority or power. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Circuit Courts of Appeal District Courts Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Local Government Other countries Atlas  US Government Portal      For other uses, see President of the United States (disambiguation). ... is the 130th day of the year (131st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Photo taken during the 1999 eclipse. ... For other uses, see June (disambiguation). ... First match Otago 3 - 8 Great Britain (28 April 1888) Largest win Manawatu 6 - 109 British & Irish Lions (28 June 2005) Worst defeat New Zealand 38 - 6 Lions (16 July 1983) The British and Irish Lions (until 2001 known as the British Isles Rugby Union Team or more colloquially the... For other uses, see June (disambiguation). ... The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) is a planned space infrared observatory, intended to be a significant improvement on the aging Hubble Space Telescope. ... is the 307th day of the year (308th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ...

Unknown dates

The Mediterranean Games are a multi-sport games held every four years for nations bordering the Mediterranean Sea. ... Volos (Greek: Βόλος, Ottoman Turkish: Golos) is a city situated at the center of the Greek mainland, about 326 km north from Athens and 215 km south from Thessaloniki. ... Alternative meanings: Larissa in mythology was a daughter of Pelasgus; Larrissa is a moon of Neptune; 1162 Larissa is an asteroid; Larissa is also a first name. ... The new European driving licences will have the credit card-style with a photograph and possibly a microchip. ... Enabling legislation for the British national identity card was passed under the Identity Cards Act 2006 [1]. The multi-billion pound scheme [2] has yet to enter procurement. ... Super Bowl XLIII will be the 47th annual meeting between the NFC and AFC champions. ... The current Channel TV ident Channel Television (CTV) is a British television station which has served as an Independent Television (ITV), contractor to the Channel Islands since 1962. ... This article is about the British dependencies. ... Länsimetro (Finnish for western metro) is a common term used for the planned extension of the Helsinki Metro system from central Helsinki to the neighbouring city of Espoo. ... An orange Helsinki Metro train. ... The Ruoholahti canal Nokia Research Center office, viewed from Porkkalankatu Ruoholahti (Swedish: Gräsviken) is a district in Helsinki. ... Matinkylä one of the major urban areas of Espoo, which is a city in the southern coast of Finland. ... East Side Access is public works project being undertaken by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) in New York City, designed to bring the Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) into a new East Side station to be built along side and incorporated into Grand Central Terminal in New York City. ... New York, New York and NYC redirect here. ... LIRR redirects here. ... The main concourse Grand Central Terminal (GCT, often unofficially called Grand Central Station) is a terminal rail station at 15 Vanderbilt Avenue (42nd Street and Park Avenue) in Midtown Manhattan in New York City. ... The Forth Road Bridge is a suspension bridge in east central Scotland. ... This article is about the country. ... This article is about the character itself. ...

Major religious holidays

is the 32nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Imbolc is one of the four principal festivals of the Irish calendar, celebrated either at the beginning of February or at the first local signs of Spring. ... A cross-quarter day is a day falling halfway between one of the four main solar events (two solstices and two equinoxes) and the next one. ... is the 33rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 79th day of the year (80th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... In astronomy, the vernal equinox (spring equinox, March equinox, or northward equinox) is the equinox at the beginning of spring in the northern hemisphere: the moment when the sun appears to cross the celestial equator, heading northward. ... Ostara is a modern Neopagan holiday. ... is the 121st day of the year (122nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the Gaelic holiday. ... A cross-quarter day is a day falling halfway between one of the four main solar events (two solstices and two equinoxes) and the next one. ... is the 172nd day of the year (173rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... “Summer solstice” redirects here. ... Midsummer may refer to the period of time centered upon the summer solstice and the diverse celebrations of it around the world, but more often refers to European celebrations that accompany the summer solstice, or to Western festivals that take place in June and are usually related to Saint John... Midsummer may refer to the period of time centered upon the summer solstice and the diverse celebrations of it around the world, but more often refers to European celebrations that accompany the summer solstice, or to Western festivals that take place in June and are usually related to Saint John... is the 213th day of the year (214th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... In English-speaking countries in the Northern Hemisphere, August 1 is Lammas Day (loaf-mass day), the festival of the first wheat harvest of the year. ... A cross-quarter day is a day falling halfway between one of the four main solar events (two solstices and two equinoxes) and the next one. ... is the 265th day of the year (266th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For other uses, see Equinox (disambiguation). ... Mabon is one of the eight solar holidays or sabbats of American Neopaganism. ... is the 305th day of the year (306th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Look up Samhain in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... A cross-quarter day is a day falling halfway between one of the four main solar events (two solstices and two equinoxes) and the next one. ... Neopaganism or Neo-Paganism is any of a heterogeneous group of new religious movements, particularly those influenced by ancient, primarily pre-Christian and sometimes pre-Judaic religions. ... is the 355th day of the year (356th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... “Summer solstice” redirects here. ... Yule is the winter solstice celebration of the Scandinavian Norse mythology and Germanic pagans. ... is the 359th day of the year (360th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ...

2013 in fiction and popular culture

Comic books

  • X-Men: The X-Men try to overthrow the dystopian rule of the robot Sentinels in the Days of Future Past storyline (1980).
  • In the comic book Legion of Super-Heroes (Number 6, July 2005, DC Comics), Cosmic Boy avers that the Bar Code on the cover of comic books is "destined to become outlawed in the Design Aesthetic Wars of 2013."

The X-Men are a group of comic book superheroes featured in Marvel Comics. ... The Sentinels are fictional robots in the Marvel Comics Universe. ... Cover to Uncanny X-Men #141. ... Cosmic Boy (Rokk Krinn of the planet Braal) is a comic book superhero in the DC Comics universe. ... Wikipedia encoded in Code 128_B A barcode (also bar code) is a machine-readable representation of information in a visual format on a surface. ... A comic book is a magazine or book containing the art form of comics. ...

Computer and video games

Grand Theft Auto 2, otherwise known as GTA2, is a video game released worldwide on October 22, 1999, by developers DMA Designs (now Rockstar North); initially for the Windows operating system and the PlayStation. ... Shattered Union is a turn-based tactics computer game developed by PopTop Software and published by 2K Games in 2005. ... ... Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trials and Tribulations, known in Japan as Gyakuten Saiban 3 lit. ...

Film

Escape from L.A. is a 1996 film directed by John Carpenter. ... For other uses, see Postman (disambiguation). ...

Television

catergories:godzilla For other uses, see BBC (disambiguation). ... This article or section cites very few or no references or sources. ... Time Trumpet is an announced upcoming television comedy series to air on BBC2 in Spring 2006. ... For other uses, see Tesco (disambiguation). ... is the 21st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Simpsons redirects here. ... Future-Drama is the fifteenth episode of the sixteenth season of The Simpsons. ... For other uses, see Iraq war (disambiguation). ...


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