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January 1st, 2017

January 1st, 2017, fell on a Sunday. It was day 1 of 2017. The decade was the 2010s.

3 years, 9 months and 19 days have passed since January 1st, 2017.


On This Date

Events that occurred on January 1st, 2017:

  • 39 people are killed when ISIS attacks the Reina nightclub in Istanbul, Turkey.
  • The first day of year 2017 begins.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on January 1st, 2017:

  • United States: Black Beatles - Rae Sremmurd
  • United Kingdom: Rockabye - Clean Bandit featuring Sean Paul

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is January 1st, 2017 and it's a Sunday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Capricorn. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.

It's New Years Day, the official start of the year 2017. A lot of people are relaxing at home. Others are nursing hangovers from the night before. In America, the song Black Beatles by Rae Sremmurd is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Rockabye by Clean Bandit featuring Sean Paul is the number one hit song.

Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is at the top of the Box Office. A recent ISIS terror attack on the Reina nightclub in Istanbul, Turkey, has claimed the lives of 39 people. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Prison Break", "The Vampire Diaries", "Game of Thrones" and "Black Mirror".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds", "Gears of War 4", "Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare" and "Final Fantasy XV". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "The Fairly OddParents", "Henry Danger", "Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn" and "Game Shakers". Popular toys include the likes of "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 1st, 2017.

  • The Shape of Water

    "The Shape of Water" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2017.

  • 2017 in movies.

    Popular movies in 2017 included the likes of It, Get Out, Dunkirk, Wonder Woman, Blade Runner 2049, Baby Driver, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Thor: Ragnarok, Logan, Molly's Game, John Wick: Chapter 2 and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.

  • 2017 in music.

    Popular music artists in 2017 included Ed Sheeran, The Chainsmokers, Bruno Mars, Coldplay, Kendrick Lamar, Future, DJ Khaled, Post Malone, French Montana, Cardi B, Logic, Imagine Dragons, Lil Pump, Shawn Mendes and Kygo.

  • Record of the Year: 2017

    "24K Magic" by Bruno Mars would go on to win a Grammy for 2017's Record of the Year.

  • Gal Gadot

    Israeli actress Gal Gadot is named as FHM's sexiest woman of the year in 2017.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 3 years, 9 months and 19 days have passed since January 1st, 2017.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 52 of 2017.
  • Leap Year: 2017 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on January 1st, 2017, will be 3 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1483228800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around January 1st, 2017:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on January 1st, 2017, will have the star sign Capricorn.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Sagittarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2017 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: January 1st, 2017 falls under the Goose.
  • 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.

  • Stranger Things - Science fiction series.
  • 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.

2017 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2017.

"Game Shakers" - "Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn" - "Henry Danger" - "Girl Meets World" - "Sheriff Callie's Wild West" - "Paw Patrol" - "Doc McStuffins" - "The Fairly OddParents" - "Dora the Explorer"


2017 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2017:

  • Xbox One
  • PlayStation 4

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 1st of January:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 1st of January:

  • New Year's Day

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on January 1st, 2017.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on January 1st, 2017 was probably conceived around the 24th of March, 2016. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on January 1st, 2017 is the 11th of October, 2017. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

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

  • Dead Rising 4 - Action-adventure game developed by Capcom Vancouver.
  • Final Fantasy XV - Action role-playing game.
  • Watch Dogs 2 - Action-adventure game developed by Ubisoft Montreal.
  • Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare - First-person shooter video game developed by Infinity Ward.
  • Titanfall 2 - First-person shooter video game.
  • Civilization VI - Turn-based strategy game.
  • Gears of War 4 - Third-person shooter video game developed by The Coalition.
  • PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds - Online battle royale game.
  • Tom Clancy's The Division - Action role-playing game that is online-only.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about January 1st, 2017.

  • 1,389 days have passed since this date.
  • 120,006,000 seconds have passed since the January 1st, 2017.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 140,007,000 times.
  • Since January 1st, 2017, earth has travelled approximately 61,923,096,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 20,001,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 10,320,516 steps. That's about 4,587 miles!
  • Since this date, 1,440,072 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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