2013

This article is about the year 2013. For other uses, see 2013 (disambiguation).
Millennium: 3rd millennium
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2013 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 2013
MMXIII
Ab urbe condita 2766
Armenian calendar 1462
ԹՎ ՌՆԿԲ
Assyrian calendar 6763
Bahá'í calendar 169–170
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(Water  Dragon)
4709 or 4649
    — to —
癸巳年 (Water  Snake)
4710 or 4650
Coptic calendar 1729–1730
Discordian calendar 3179
Ethiopian calendar 2005–2006
Hebrew calendar 5773–5774
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2069–2070
 - Shaka Samvat 1934–1935
 - Kali Yuga 5113–5114
Holocene calendar 12013
Igbo calendar 1013–1014
Iranian calendar 1391–1392
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
Unix time 1356998400 – 1388534399

2013 ( MMXIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday ( dominical letter F) 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:

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August

  • August 14 – Following the military coup in Egypt, two anti-coup camps are raided by the security forces leaving 2,600 dead. [35] The raids were described by Human Rights Watch as "one of the world’s largest killings of demonstrators in a single day in recent history”. [36]
  • August 21 – 1,429 are killed in the Ghouta chemical attack during the Syrian Civil War. [37]

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December