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2013

2013 by topic:
Arts
Architecture - Comics - Film - Home video - Literature (Poetry) - Music (Country, Rock, Metal, UK) - Radio - Photo - Television - Video gaming
Politics and government
Elections - International leaders - Sovereign states
Sovereign state leaders - Territorial governors
Science and technology
Archaeology - Aviation - Birding/Ornithology - Palaeontology - Rail transport - Spaceflight
Sports
Badminton - Baseball - Basketball - Volleyball
By place
Afghanistan - Albania - Algeria - Angola - Antarctica - Argentina - Armenia - Australia - Austria - Azerbaijan - Bangladesh - The Bahamas - Barbados - Belgium - Benin - Bhutan - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Brazil - Bulgaria - Burkina Faso - Burundi - Cambodia - Cameroon - Canada - Cape Verde - Central African Republic - Chad - Chile - China - Colombia - Costa Rica - Croatia - Cuba - Cyprus - Czechia - Denmark - Ecuador - Egypt - El Salvador - Estonia - Ethiopia - European Union - Finland - France - Gabon - Georgia - Germany - Ghana - Greece - Guatemala - Guyana - Hong Kong - Hungary - Iceland - India - Indonesia - Iraq - Iran - Ireland - Israel - Italy - Ivory Coast - Japan - Kazakhstan - Kenya - Kosovo - Kuwait - Kyrgyzstan - Laos - Latvia - Lebanon - Libya - Lithuania - Luxembourg - Macau - Madagascar - Malawi - Malaysia - Mali - Mexico - Moldova - Montenegro - Morocco - Mozambique - Myanmar - Nepal - Netherlands - New Zealand - Niger - Nigeria - North Korea - Norway - Oman - Pakistan - Palestine - Peru - Philippines - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Russia - Rwanda - Saudi Arabia - Senegal - Serbia - Singapore - Slovakia - Slovenia - Somalia - South Africa - South Korea - South Sudan - Spain - Sri Lanka - Sudan - Sweden - Switzerland - Syria - Taiwan - Tanzania - Thailand - Tunisia - Turkey - Uganda - Ukraine - United Arab Emirates - United Kingdom - United States - Uruguay - Uzbekistan - Venezuela - Vietnam - Yemen - Zambia - Zimbabwe
Other topics
Religious leaders
Birth and death categories
Births - Deaths
Establishments and disestablishments categories
Establishments - Disestablishments
Works and introductions categories
Works - Introductions
Works entering the public domain
2013 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar2013
MMXIII
Ab urbe condita2766
Armenian calendar1462
?
Assyrian calendar6763
Bahá'í calendar169-170
Balinese saka calendar1934-1935
Bengali calendar1420
Berber calendar2963
British Regnal year61 Eliz. 2 - 62 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar2557
Burmese calendar1375
Byzantine calendar7521-7522
Chinese calendar? (Water Dragon)
4709 or 4649
    -- to --
(Water Snake)
4710 or 4650
Coptic calendar1729-1730
Discordian calendar3179
Ethiopian calendar2005-2006
Hebrew calendar5773-5774
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat2069-2070
 - Shaka Samvat1934-1935
 - Kali Yuga5113-5114
Holocene calendar12013
Igbo calendar1013-1014
Iranian calendar1391-1392
Islamic calendar1434-1435
Japanese calendarHeisei 25
(25?)
Javanese calendar1946-1947
Juche calendar102
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4346
Minguo calendarROC 102
102?
Nanakshahi calendar545
Thai solar calendar2556
Tibetan calendar?
(male Water-Dragon)
2139 or 1758 or 986
    -- to --
?
(female Water-Snake)
2140 or 1759 or 987
Unix time1356998400 - 1388534399

2013 (MMXIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2013th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 13th year of the 3rd millennium, the 13th year of the 21st century, and the 4th year of the 2010s decade.

2013 was designated as:


Events

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February

March

April

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June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Births

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January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Nobel Prizes

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New English words

See also

References

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