Did you avoid spilling salt, breaking a mirror or opening a brolly inside today?
The day needs little introduction! And for those of us who have survived the day year after year, here's a list of things to keep in mind for next...
It's a date with a lot of cultural baggage. But we can just ignore that superstition, right?
Friday the 13th is considered to be the unluckiest day of the year by millions of people all over the world. Triskaidekaphobia, the fear of the...
If you really believe that any bad things that happen this day is really unlucky then you should know the 13 weird things that happened.
THE day that strikes fear in the heart of many has come around again …
It’s Friday the 13th — don’t walk under mirrors and do save yourself from meeting a black cat on the way back home because it’s the most unlucky day of the year! Here are some facts of why this particular day in the year is considered so inauspicious or ominous:
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It is unclear where the Friday 13th superstition originates, but it is thought to have first emerged in the Middle Ages.
THE origin of why Friday the 13th is considered such an unlucky day goes back hundreds of years and is shrouded in mystery.
It's Friday 13th today—are you going to give in to superstition and stay in bed or face your Friday without fear?
It’s not entirely clear when we began to fear Friday 13th, but there has been long-held suspicion of both Friday and the number 13.
Friday the 13th puts fear in the hearts of the most superstitious, but most of us can't avoid venturing out of our homes on the unluckiest of days.
Today is Friday the 13th, and many people will be nervously watching the skies for sudden lightning strikes or falling anvils. But where does our superstition surrounding this day, known as paraskevidekatriaphobia, originate from? And why is there such apprehension surrounding the number 13?
Why do we fear today above all other Fridays? On any other Friday, we hear the gleeful exclamation of "TGIF." The work week is almost over, and playtime is about to begin.
Interestingly, today is Friday and the 13th day of the month but the good news is that there is only one Friday the 13th this year.
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The origin of why Friday the 13th is considered such an unlucky day goes back hundreds of years and is shrouded in mystery.
A quarter of Coventry residents will change their routine to avoid 'bad luck' today
It's considered the unluckiest day of the year, but is Friday 13th really something to fear? These stories may help you decide...