January 31st, 2016

January 31st, 2016, fell on a Sunday. It was day 31 of 2016. The decade was the 2010s.

4 years, 5 months and 12 days have passed since January 31st, 2016.


On This Date

Events that occurred on January 31st, 2016:

  • Irish broadcaster Terry Wogan passes away.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on January 31st, 2016:

  • United States: Sorry - Justin Bieber
  • United Kingdom: Stitches - Shawn Mendes

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Kung Fu Panda 3" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is January 31st, 2016 and it's a Sunday. People are enjoying their weekend. In America, the song Sorry by Justin Bieber is on top of the singles charts.

Over in the UK, Stitches by Shawn Mendes is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Kung Fu Panda 3 is at the top of the Box Office. It's 2016, so the music charts are being dominated by artists such as Drake, Lukas Graham, Sia, Mike Posner, The Chainsmokers and Calvin Harris.

Celebrity gossip magazines are reporting that Rob Kardashian and model Blac Chyna are dating. The World Health Organization has announced that there is currently an outbreak of the Zika virus. In Ireland, DVD rental chain Xtra-Vision has just closed its doors for the last time. Founded in 1979, the company had struggled to compete with the rising popularity of Internet streaming services.

Tributes are pouring in for Irish broadcaster Terry Wogan, who has recently passed away due to cancer at the age of 77. People are watching popular TV shows such as "American Horror Story", "Black Mirror", "House of Cards" and "Better Call Saul". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Call of Duty: Black Ops III", "Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain", "Overwatch" and "The Witness".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Dora the Explorer", "The Fairly OddParents", "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse" and "Doc McStuffins". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "PlayStation 4" and "Xbox One".


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 January 31st, 2016.

  • Moonlight

    "Moonlight" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 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

    Donald Trump is named as the Time Person of the Year for 2016.

  • Margot Robbie

    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.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 4 years, 5 months and 12 days have passed since January 31st, 2016.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 04 of 2016.
  • Leap Year: 2016 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Age: Anyone born on January 31st, 2016, will be 4 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1454198400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around January 31st, 2016:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on January 31st, 2016, will have the star sign Aquarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2016 was the year of the Monkey (Yang Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: January 31st, 2016 falls under the Otter.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Making a Murderer - True crime documentary that aired on Netflix.
  • Better Call Saul - Breaking Bad spin-off.
  • Jane the Virgin - Romantic drama-comedy series.
  • Power - Crime drama.
  • Rick and Morty - Adult animated Sci-Fi sitcom.
  • Peaky Blinders - British crime series that is set in the 19th century.
  • Orange Is the New Black - American comedy-drama about a federal prison.
  • House of Cards - Political thriller.
  • Black Mirror - Dystopian Sci-Fi series.
  • American Horror Story - Anthology horror series.
  • Homeland - Spy thriller about CIA operative Carrie Mathison.
  • Suits - Legal drama television series.

2016 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2016.

"Game Shakers" - "Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn" - "Henry Danger" - "Girl Meets World" - "Sheriff Callie's Wild West" - "Paw Patrol" - "Doc McStuffins" - "Lab Rats: Bionic Island" - "Jake and the Never Land Pirates" - "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse" - "The Fairly OddParents" - "Dora the Explorer"


2016 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2016:

  • Xbox One
  • PlayStation 4

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 31st of January:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on January 31st, 2016.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on January 31st, 2016 was probably conceived around the 23rd of April, 2015. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on January 31st, 2016 is the 9th of November, 2016. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

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

  • The Witness - Puzzle video game.
  • Just Cause 3 - Open world action-adventure game developed by Avalanche Studios.
  • Star Wars Battlefront - Action shooter video game developed by EA DICE.
  • Fallout 4 - Action RPG game developed by Bethesda Game Studios.
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops III - First-person shooter video game, developed by Treyarch.
  • Overwatch - Multiplayer FPS game.
  • Halo 5: Guardians - First-person shooter video game developed by 343 Industries.
  • Assassin's Creed Syndicate - Action-adventure video game developed by Ubisoft Quebec.
  • Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain - Stealth game developed by Kojima Productions.
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops III - FPS game developed by Treyarch.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about January 31st, 2016.

  • 1,625 days have passed since this date.
  • 140,396,400 seconds have passed since the January 31st, 2016.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 163,795,800 times.
  • Since January 31st, 2016, earth has travelled approximately 72,444,542,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 23,399,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 12,074,090 steps. That's about 5,366 miles!
  • Since this date, 1,684,757 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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