13 Freaky & Fun Facts About Friday The 13th!
Majority of the world went into coronavirus lockdown on Friday, the 13th of March, 2020.
In the ancient Babylon’s Code of Hammurabi (1700BC), #13 was curiously absent from the list of laws.
It’s an actual phobia!People who are afraid of Friday the 13th suffer from “friggatriskaidekaphobia”
It’s definitely not the fear of triscuits as Ross believed in Friends! 😂
Lifts or stairs in certain hospitals, hotels and skyscrapers omit the 13th floor completely.
Alfred Hitchcock was born on Friday, 13th of August, 1899 & had a very successful career. However...
...when he wanted to direct a film about Friday the 13th, it was unsuccessful from the start.
The slasher film franchise, Friday the 13th, is one of the most well-known horror movies in history.
In Paris, France, a 14th guest is allowed at most dinner parties at no extra cost.
This is for superstitious diners who believe that if there are 13 people at a table, one will die.
#12 is associated with wholeness - such as 12 eggs in a carton. 13, therefore,suggests irregularity.
There is at least one and maximum three Fridays the 13th every year.
If a month begins on a Sunday, it is most likely to have a Friday the 13th in it.
Stockbrokers consider the date to be particularly unlucky, with “mini crashes”every Friday the 13th.
Asteroid 99942 Apophis (AKA 2004 MN4) is said to cruise past Earth on Friday, 13th of April, 2029.
There was a Thirteen Club in the 1800s, where people met in groups of 13 every Friday the 13th!