Arghh!! Friday the 13th, a date that sends shivers down the spine.
It's not just post-traumatic stress from watching too many Friday the 13th movies. In western countries, the dreaded date has proved to be an actual concern. In the UK for example,some wedding venues even drop their prices for Friday the 13th as no-one wants to jinx their big day.|
But why are we so afraid?
How has Friday the 13th become such a superstitious day? And how did it come to be associated with bad luck?
We took a closer look at Friday the 13th and the superstitions surrounding it all over the world.
AE, CB, AC