It was on this day that the Pope of the Roman Catholic church, in combination with the King of France, sentenced a monastic military order known as the Knights Templar to death and ordered the torture and crucifixion of their leader. The sixth day of the week, Friday, and the number 13 are each considered to be unlucky in their own right, and when combined they are doubly bad.
The others include Freddy Krueger, Jason Voorhees, Norman Bates, and Chucky.
You can view a couple of the others below or swing by Mandatory for the entire collection.
Well, Jason Voorhees officially arrives in the Microsoft/Play Station Store Tuesday, May 5 along with some new skins for some veteran fighters.
The slow-footed, machete-wielding killer, however, does not seem like a good fit for the We will have to wait and see but be sure to check out the Nether Realm Twitch stream on Monday, May 4 at 4 p.m. You can watch the stream on the live player below but let us know what you hope to see in the comments section.
Many negative biblical events took place on a Friday, including the ejection of Adam and Eve from the Garden of Eden, the start of the Great Flood, and the crucifixion of Jesus. Friday's position as the unlucky day may have been strengthened by it being the day of execution of criminals for many years, commonly called Hangman's Day.