13 Freaky & Fun Facts About Friday The 13th!
Majority of the world went into coronavirus lockdown on Friday, the 13th of March, 2020.
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In the ancient Babylon’s Code of Hammurabi (1700BC), #13 was curiously absent from the list of laws.
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It’s an actual phobia!People who are afraid of Friday the 13th suffer from “friggatriskaidekaphobia”
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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.
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Alfred Hitchcock was born on Friday, 13th of August, 1899 & had a very successful career. However...
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...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.
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In Paris, France, a 14th guest is allowed at most dinner parties at no extra cost.
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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.
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There is at least one and maximum three Fridays the 13th every year.
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If a month begins on a Sunday, it is most likely to have a Friday the 13th in it.
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Stockbrokers consider the date to be particularly unlucky, with “mini crashes”every Friday the 13th.
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Asteroid 99942 Apophis (AKA 2004 MN4) is said to cruise past Earth on Friday, 13th of April, 2029.
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There was a Thirteen Club in the 1800s, where people met in groups of 13 every Friday the 13th!
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