Friday the 13th became a superstitious “bad luck” day after a movie was made called, “Friday the 13th.” The movie was about the murders of many camp counselors at Camp Crystal Lake by a crazed killer. The movie, Friday the 13th was released on: May 9, 1980, costing a total of $700,000 starring Kevin Bacon.
Here are some Fun Facts about Friday the 13th
- The fear of Friday the 13th is known as “paraskavedekatriaphobia,”
- Kevin Bacon played, “Jack” in the movie, “Friday the 13th.”
- Fridays can fall on the 13th of the month at most, three times a year.
- Many hotels, buildings, hospitals and elevators skip the number 13 because of it’s association with bad luck.
- Alfred Hitchcock was born on Friday the 13th.
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