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10 photos that perfectly sum up what happened in 2013

31 December 2013, 11:11

Cape Town - You've probably read all the "let's take a look back at 2013" stories on the internet. But this one is much better. We've added pictures!

So here it goes. A visual look back at the headline-making-celebrity-news that had us talking in 2013:

1) Amanda Bynes lost the plot

Amanda Bynes attends an appearance at Manhattan Criminal Court on 9 July 2013 in New York City. Bynes faced charges of reckless endangerment, tampering with evidence and criminal possession of marijuana in relation to her arrest on 23 May 2013. (Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

2) The Oscar Pistorius shooting

South African athlete Oscar Pistorius prays with his brother Carl Pistorius and his sister Aimee Pistorius prior to his indictment hearing in Pretoria Magistrates Court on 19 August 2013. Pistorius, 26 is accused of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp which Pistorius denies claiming he mistook Steenkamp for an intruder. The indictment was served and the trial date of 3 March 2014 has now been set. (Jemal Countess/Getty Images)

3) Lance Armstrong talked to Oprah

In this handout photo provided by the Oprah Winfrey Network, Oprah Winfrey speaks with Lance Armstrong during an interview regarding the controversy surrounding his cycling career on 14 January 2013 in Austin, Texas. Oprah Winfrey’s exclusive no-holds-barred interview with Lance Armstrong, Oprah and Lance Armstrong: The Worldwide Exclusive, has expanded to air as a two-night event on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. (George Burns/Oprah Winfrey Network via Getty Images)

4) Tina and Amy rocked the Golden Globes

In this handout photo provided by NBCUniversal, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler host the 70th Annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel International Ballroom on 13 January 2013 in Beverly Hills, California. (Paul Drinkwater/NBCUniversal via Getty Images)

5) A future king was born

In this handout image provided by Kensington Palace, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge pose for a photograph with their son, Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge, surrounded by Lupo, the couple's cocker spaniel, and Tilly the retriever (a Middleton family pet) in the garden of the Middleton family home in August 2013 in Bucklebury, Berkshire. (Michael Middleton - WPA Pool/Getty Images)

6) Kim had a baby and got engaged

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian attend the Costume Institute Gala for the PUNK: Chaos to Couture exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on 6 May 2013 in New York City. (Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)

7) Miley Twerked

Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke perform onstage during the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards at the Barclays Center on 25 August 2013 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for MTV)

8) A Glee star passed away

Video image of the late actor Cory Monteith onstage as Glee wins Choice TV Show: Comedy award during the Teen Choice Awards 2013 at Gibson Amphitheatre on 11 August 2013 in Universal City, California. (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

9)  Paul Walker passed away

In this 30 Novemeber 2013 file photo, firefighters stand near the wreckage of a Porsche that hit a light pole and burned on Hercules Street near Kelly Johnson Parkway in Valencia, Calif., a crash that killed actor Paul Walker and his friend Roger Rodas.  (AP Photo/The Santa Clarita Valley Signal, Dan Watson, File)

10) We lost a hero

People light up candles in front of a photo of former South African president Nelson Mandela. Mandela was buried in his home village after a funeral that mixed ancient tribal rituals with a display of the might of the new, integrated South Africa. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)


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