17th of October, 2018

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 17th of October, 2018, fell on a Wednesday.
  • Decade: 2010s.
  • 7 months and 5 days have passed since the 17th of October, 2018.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 42 of 2018.
  • Day 290 of 2018.
  • Leap Year: 2018 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Libra.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2018 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 17th of October, 2018 falls under the Raven.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.
  • American Format: 10-17-2018 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 2018-10-17. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20181017" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1539730800.

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 17th of October, 2018.

  • Jamal Khashoggi and Other Journalists.

    "Jamal Khashoggi and Other Journalists" are named as the Time Person of the Year in 2018.

  • 2018 in music.

    Popular music artists in 2018 included Drake, Dua Lipa, Bebe Rexha, Post Malone, XXXTentacion, Cardi B, Ariana Grande, Childish Gambino, Eminem, Juice Wrld, Travis Scott and Kodak Black.

  • Jamal Khashoggi

    Saudi dissident and Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi is assassinated at the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul, Turkey.

  • Ariana Grande.

    Pop star Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson call off their engagement.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Donald Trump was the President of the United States on the 17th of October, 2018.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 17th of October, 2018 was probably conceived around the 7th of January, 2018. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 17th of October, 2018 is the 27th of July, 2019. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

Things that happened during this general period of time...

  • 2nd of October, 2018: Saudi dissident and Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi is assassinated at the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul, Turkey.

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 17th of October:

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Fortnite - Battle royale game.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 17th of October:

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Videos

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Visualize the days that have passed since the 17th of October, 2018. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 17th of October, 2018.

  • 217 days have passed since this date.
  • 18,748,800 seconds have passed since the 17th of October, 2018.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 21,873,600 times.
  • Since the 17th of October, 2018, earth has travelled approximately 9,674,380,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 3,124,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 1,612,397 steps. That's about 717 miles!
  • Since this date, 224,986 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Wednesday" in other languages is:

  • German: Mittwoch.
  • French: Mercredi.
  • Italian: Mercoledi.
  • Spanish: Miercoles.
  • Portuguese: Quarta-feira.

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