This history of Friday the 13th is unclear. There are theories and hearsay but I don’t want to go over it because you might know it better than I do. So here are just a few events happening on Friday the 13th: (source: wikipedia)
- Resident Evil 5 will be released in the UK on Friday March 13th 2009.
- Black Sabbath‘s eponymous debut album was released in the UK on Friday, February 13, 1970.
- The Opening ceremony of Athens Olympic Games took place on Friday, August 13, 2004.
- The 13th book in A Series of Unfortunate Events was released on Friday, October 13, 2006 by Lemony Snicket, also known as novelist Daniel Handler.
- Four of the eleven films in the Friday the 13th (franchise) series, including the most recent (a remake of the first), were released on a Friday the 13th.
- Joss Whedon‘s new show Dollhouse will air its pilot on the same day as above (2/13/09).
- Every Friday the 13th thousands of bikers ride to the small town of Port Dover Ontario, Canada.