Aside from the classics that repeat year after year, each year a few costumes rise up above the rest as the most popular for that Halloween. What costume that is often depends on the most popular or well known movies, television shows, artists, and events that took place over that last year.
Get ready for a serious blast from the past because below we have listed the most popular costumes every year since 2000, many of them still popular today.
2000: Austin Powers
2001: Harry Potter characters
2003: Captain Jack Sparrow
2004: Spongebob Squarepants
2005: Anakin Skywalker
2006: V from V for Vendetta
2007: Master Chief from Halo
2008: The Joker
2009: Alan from The Hangover
2010: The Cast from the Jersey Shore
2011: Angry Birds
2012: Walking Dead Zombies
2013: Minions from Despicable Me
It's awesome to look at how costumes have changed over the years and which ones keep coming back. Have you ever been any of the above for Halloween in previous years? And what costume do you think will be #1 for Halloween 2014? I guess we will just have to wait to Friday and see!
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