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From left, clockwise: Edward Snowden becomes internationally famous for leaking classified NSA wiretapping information; Typhoon Haiyan kills over 6,000 in the Philippines and Southeast Asia; the Rana Plaza collapse in Bangladesh kills over 1,000 people; the streak from the Chelyabinsk meteor that rocketed across the Russian morning sky; protests occur amid the coup d'etat that overthrew President Mohamed Morsi of Egypt; smoke rises as a result of the Westgate shopping mall attack in Nairobi, Kenya, carried out by Al-Shabaab militants; the Boston Marathon bombing marks the first terrorist attack in the U.S. since 9/11; Pope Francis is elected to the Papacy in the papal conclave. 2013 Events Collage V2.png
From left, clockwise: Edward Snowden becomes internationally famous for leaking classified NSA wiretapping information; Typhoon Haiyan kills over 6,000 in the Philippines and Southeast Asia; the Rana Plaza collapse in Bangladesh kills over 1,000 people; the streak from the Chelyabinsk meteor that rocketed across the Russian morning sky; protests occur amid the coup d'état that overthrew President Mohamed Morsi of Egypt; smoke rises as a result of the Westgate shopping mall attack in Nairobi, Kenya, carried out by Al-Shabaab militants; the Boston Marathon bombing marks the first terrorist attack in the U.S. since 9/11; Pope Francis is elected to the Papacy in the papal conclave.
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2013 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 2013
MMXIII
Ab urbe condita 2766
Armenian calendar 1462
ԹՎ ՌՆԿԲ
Assyrian calendar 6763
Baháʼí calendar 169–170
Balinese saka calendar 1934–1935
Bengali calendar 1420
Berber calendar 2963
British Regnal year 61  Eliz. 2   62  Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar 2557
Burmese calendar 1375
Byzantine calendar 7521–7522
Chinese calendar 壬辰年 (Water  Dragon)
4710 or 4503
     to 
癸巳年 (Water  Snake)
4711 or 4504
Coptic calendar 1729–1730
Discordian calendar 3179
Ethiopian calendar 2005–2006
Hebrew calendar 5773–5774
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 - Vikram Samvat 2069–2070
 - Shaka Samvat 1934–1935
 - Kali Yuga 5113–5114
Holocene calendar 12013
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Islamic calendar 1434–1435
Japanese calendar Heisei 25
(平成25年)
Javanese calendar 1946–1947
Juche calendar 102
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4346
Minguo calendar ROC 102
民國102年
Nanakshahi calendar 545
Thai solar calendar 2556
Tibetan calendar 阳水龙年
(male Water-Dragon)
2139 or 1758 or 986
     to 
阴水蛇年
(female Water-Snake)
2140 or 1759 or 987
Unix time 1356998400 – 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 and the 21st century, and the 4th year of the 2010s decade.

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2013 was designated as:

Events

January

January 1 (Tuesday) - New Year's Day 2013

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Births and deaths

Nobel Prizes

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New English words

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