Why Is Friday the 13th a Bad Day?

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Many theories surface on why Friday the 13th is considered a bad day. The more weighty theory traces events back to the Friday of October 13, 1307 when King Philip the 4th of France ordered mass arrests by his officers. Several priests, brethren and knight men were arrested and queer charges of homosexuality, blasphemy and other obscenities preferred upon them. These were never proved though for the next seven years there were subjected to harassment and forced confessions. May died in pain and to this date it is assumed this made this day to be jinxed.
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Friday the 13th is considered unlucky due to the combination of two ancient beliefs, that both the number 13 and Friday are unlucky.
Every Friday that falls on the 13th is considered black Friday in cultures like English, Portugal, German, Polish, Greece and Spain, and it is believed to bring bad luck. This day is considered a bad day because most unlucky disasters often took place on this day for instance; Hurricane Charley on Friday, August 13th, 2004 and several tornadoes touched down in north Texas on Friday, April 13, 2007.
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Friday the thirteen is not bad even though the movie and others say that it is not true cause my birthday was on it this year may 13 and nothing happened i just got all good luck!
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Friday the thirteenth being bad luck is a myth. It is similar to thinking that breaking a mirror will bring someone bad luck for seven years.
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