September 17th, 2016

September 17th, 2016, fell on a Saturday. It was day 261 of 2016. The decade was the 2010s.

3 years, 10 months and 18 days have passed since September 17th, 2016.


On This Date

Events that occurred on September 17th, 2016:

  • 31 people are injured after three bombs explode in Seaside Park, New Jersey, and Manhattan.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on September 17th, 2016:

  • United States: Closer - The Chainsmokers
  • United Kingdom: Closer - The Chainsmokers

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Sully" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is September 17th, 2016 and it's a Saturday. People are enjoying their weekend. Schools have started back and autumn has arrived, so temperatures have started to cool and trees are beginning to shed their leaves.

The earthy smells of fall have started to fill the air. The song Closer by The Chainsmokers is on top of the singles charts in both the USA and the United Kingdom. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Sully 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. The 2016 United States presidential election is in full swing, with Hillary Clinton facing off against Donald Trump. On Netflix, the second season of Narcos has just been released.

A video clip of Danielle Bregoli shouting "Catch me outside, how about that?" is going viral as social media users repeatedly mimic her catch phrase. 31 people have been injured after three bombs exploded in Seaside Park, New Jersey, and Manhattan. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Prison Break", "Modern Family", "The Walking Dead" and "Power".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Call of Duty: Black Ops III", "Tom Clancy's The Division", "Inside" and "PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Jake and the Never Land Pirates", "Doc McStuffins", "Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn" and "Game Shakers". 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 September 17th, 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.

  • 2016 clown sightings.

    The "2016 clown phenomenon" was spreading through social media in Autumn of 2016, as multiple sightings of people dressed as evil clowns were reported. Most of these sightings were deemed to be harmless pranks.

  • Cash Me Ousside.

    A video clip of 13-year-old Danielle Bregoli shouting "Catch me outside, how about that?" on Dr. Phil is going viral. The clip was uploaded to Youtube on the 15th of September, 2016.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 3 years, 10 months and 18 days have passed since September 17th, 2016.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 37 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 September 17th, 2016, will be 3 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1474066800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around September 17th, 2016:

  • August 18th, 2016: It is announced that American blog Gawker will be ceasing all operations.
  • August 20th, 2016: UFC 202: Conor McGregor defeats Nate Diaz in a rematch.
  • August 28th, 2016: "Formation" by Beyonce wins Video of the Year at the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards.
  • August 30th, 2016: The expansion pack World of Warcraft: Legion is released on PC and Mac.
  • September 2nd, 2016: The second season of Narcos is released on Netflix.
  • September 16th, 2016: The biographical political thriller Snowden (2016) is released in movie theaters.
  • September 19th, 2016: Angelina Jolie files for divorce from Brad Pitt.
  • September 26th, 2016: 84 million people tune in to watch the first U.S. presidential debate.
  • September 29th, 2016: The soccer video game FIFA 17 is released.
  • September 30th, 2016: The video game Final Fantasy XV is released on the PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One.
  • October 7th, 2016: Russia is publicly accused of trying to interfere with the U.S. Presidential Election.
  • October 7th, 2016: Private emails from Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign are released by Wikileaks.
  • October 7th, 2016: Donald Trump's "Grab her by the p*ssy" comments are released by The Washington Post.
  • October 11th, 2016: The third-person shooter game Gears of War 4 is released on the XBox One and Windows.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on September 17th, 2016, will have the star sign Virgo.
  • Virgo is the star sign for this date in both the old and the new system.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2016 was the year of the Monkey (Yang Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: September 17th, 2016 falls under the Bear.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of September will have the birthstone Sapphire.

Television Shows

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

  • Narcos - Season 2 - Crime thriller drama series about notorious drug kingpin Pablo Escobar.
  • Stranger Things - Science fiction series.
  • 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.

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" - "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 17th of September:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on September 17th, 2016.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on September 17th, 2016 was probably conceived around the 9th of December, 2015. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on September 17th, 2016 is the 27th of June, 2017. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

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

  • Deus Ex: Mankind Divided - Action role-playing video game.
  • PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds - Online battle royale game.
  • Pokemon Go - Augmented reality mobile game based on the Pokemon series.
  • Inside - Puzzle-platformer adventure game.
  • Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens - Lego-themed action-adventure game.
  • Tom Clancy's The Division - Action role-playing game that is online-only.
  • Overwatch - Multiplayer FPS game.
  • 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 September 17th, 2016.

  • 1,418 days have passed since this date.
  • 122,515,200 seconds have passed since the September 17th, 2016.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 142,934,400 times.
  • Since September 17th, 2016, earth has travelled approximately 63,217,843,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 20,419,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 10,536,307 steps. That's about 4,683 miles!
  • Since this date, 1,470,182 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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