The 21st of October, 2016, fell on a Friday. Day 295 of 2016. Decade: 2010s.
3 years, 3 months and 0 days have passed since the 21st of October, 2016.
On This Date
Events that occurred on the 21st of October, 2016:
DICE's FPS game Battlefield 1 is released on Windows, the PS4 and the XBox One.
The strategy game Civilization VI is released on Windows.
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 21st of October, 2016.
2016 in movies.
Popular movies in 2016 included Arrival, Zootopia, La La Land, Moonlight, The Jungle Book, Captain America: Civil War, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Finding Dory, Deadpool, Suicide Squad, The Secret Life of Pets and Zoolander 2.
Donald Trump is named as the Time Person of the Year for 2016.
Wolf of Wall Street actress Margot Robbie is named as FHM's sexiest woman of the year in 2016.
2016 in music.
Popular music artists in 2016 included Justin Bieber, Twenty One Pilots, Rihanna, Drake, Zayn, Lukas Graham, Mike Posner, Fifth Harmony, Desiigner, The Chainsmokers, Calvin Harris, Justin Timberlake, DJ Snake, Bruno Mars, Adele, Ariana Grande and G-Eazy.
Record of the Year: 2016
"Hello" by Adele would go on to win a Grammy for 2016's Record of the Year.
United States presidential election, 2016
The build up to the 2016 United States presidential election is in full swing, as Republican candidate Donald Trump takes on Democratic Party candidate Hilary Clinton.
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 21st of October:
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
Narcos - Season 2 - Crime thriller drama series about notorious drug kingpin Pablo Escobar.
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Battlefield 1 - First-person shooter video game developed by EA DICE.
Civilization VI - Turn-based strategy game.
Gears of War 4 - Third-person shooter video game developed by The Coalition.
Mafia III - Mafia-themed action-adventure game developed by Hangar 13.
Forza Horizon 3 - Open world racing video game.
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided - Action role-playing video game.
Pokemon Go - Augmented reality mobile game based on the Pokemon series.
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 21st of October, 2016.
1,185 days have passed since this date.
102,387,600 seconds have passed since the 21st of October, 2016.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 119,452,200 times.
Since the 21st of October, 2016, earth has travelled approximately 52,832,001,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 17,064,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 8,805,334 steps. That's about 3,913 miles!
Since this date, 1,228,651 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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