Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Libra.
Zodiac Element: Air.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2001 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
Native American Zodiac: The 16th of October, 2001 falls under the Raven.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.
Age: Anyone born on the 16th of October, 2001, will be 17 years of age.
American Format: 10-16-2001 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2001-10-16. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20011016" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1003186800.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 16th of October, 2001:
United States: I'm Real - Jennifer Lopez
United Kingdom: Because I Got High - Afroman
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Training Day" was at the top of the box office on this date.
News Topics, Fads & Culture
Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 16th of October, 2001.
American singer Jennifer Loper (aka J. Lo) tops the FHM sexiest woman list in both 2000 and 2001.
Throughout this period of time, the Nokia 3310 would have been one of the most popular cell phones on the market. The phone included a game called "Snake" and it allowed people to customize its cover.
Time Person of the Year 2001
New York mayor Rudolph Giuliani is listed as the Time Person of the Year for 2001.
2001 in music.
Popular music artists in 2001 included Lenny Kravitz, Jennifer Lopez, Shaggy, Janet Jackson, Destiny's Child, Lifehouse, Nelly, Eve, Blu Cantrell, Usher, Alicia Keys, Mary J. Blige, Ginuwine and Nickelback.
Between September 18, 2001 and
October 9, 2001, letters containing anthrax were mailed to news media offices and two U.S. Senators. Five people are killed and seventeen people are infected.
Weather information for the 16th of October, 2001:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 15.6 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a windy day. It was a cloudy day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 51.3 degrees Fahrenheit. 10.72 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 10.92cm.
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 16th of October, 2001.
Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 16th of October, 2001. Please note that videos are automatically selected by Youtube and that results may vary! Click on the "Load Next Video" button to view the next video in the search playlist. In many cases, you'll find episodes of old TV shows, documentaries, music videos and soap dramas.
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 16th of October, 2001. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 16th of October, 2001.
6,370 days have passed since this date.
550,371,600 seconds have passed since the 16th of October, 2001.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 642,100,200 times.
Since the 16th of October, 2001, earth has travelled approximately 283,991,745,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 91,728,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 47,331,958 steps. That's about 21,036 miles!
Since this date, 6,604,459 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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