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October 24th, 2017.

October 24th, 2017, was a Tuesday. It was day 297 of 2017. The decade was the 2010s.

3 years, 9 months and 6 days have passed since October 24th, 2017.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Scorpio.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on October 24th, 2017.

  • United States: Bodak Yellow - Cardi B
  • United Kingdom: Rockstar - Post Malone
Play the top hits from 2017.
A Spotify playlist of hit songs from 2017. Take a trip back to the peak days of Ed Sheeran, Luis Fonsi, Kendrick Lamar and The Chainsmokers.
Boo 2! A Madea Halloween

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Boo 2! A Madea Halloween" was at the top of the box office on October 24th, 2017.

Take me back to October 24th, 2017!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is October 24th, 2017 and it's a Tuesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Scorpio. The summer is long gone. Temperatures have started to become much cooler and the evenings are beginning to get darker.

Fallen leaves have carpeted driveways, lawns, pathways and sidewalks and there's a fresh earthy scent in the ear. Halloween of 2017 is quickly approaching and stores are selling costumes and decorations. In America, the song Bodak Yellow by Cardi B is on top of the singles charts.

Over in the UK, Rockstar by Post Malone is the number one hit song. Donald Trump is currently the President of the United States and the movie Boo 2! A Madea Halloween is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, Theresa May is the current Prime Minister.

It's 2017, so the music charts are being dominated by artists such as Ed Sheeran, Luis Fonsi, Bruno Mars, Kendrick Lamar, The Chainsmokers, Migos, Sam Hunt and Post Malone. An Internet meme called "Distracted Boyfriend" is currently going viral. The comedy song "Man's Not Hot" by Big Shaq has become an Internet sensation.

The first season of Mindhunter has just been released on Netflix. The Me Too movement has recently kicked off on Twitter and people are publicizing their sexual abuse allegations against prominent men in the entertainment industry. A film called "Only the Brave", which tells the story of the Granite Mountain Hotshots, is currently being shown in movie theaters.

On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "RuPaul's Drag Race", "Rick and Morty", "Stranger Things" and "13 Reasons Why". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Resident Evil 7: Biohazard", "Horizon Zero Dawn", "Fortnite" and "Uncharted: The Lost Legacy". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Dora the Explorer", "Doc McStuffins", "Henry Danger" and "The Loud House".

If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as the PlayStation 4, L.O.L. Surprise!, Hatchimals and FurReal Roarin' Tyler.

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on October 24th, 2017.

  • #MeToo.

    #MeToo.

    During this period, the "Me Too" movement started to rise in popularity.

  • Fortnite is released.

    Fortnite is released.

    In July of 2017, a new online video game called Fortnite was released. It quickly became one of those most popular video games of all time.

  • Gal Gadot.

    Gal Gadot.

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

  • Record of the Year: 2017.

    Record of the Year: 2017.

    The song "24K Magic" by Bruno Mars won a Grammy for 2017's Record of the Year.

  • 2017 in music.

    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.

  • Who were the best NBA players in 2017?

    Who were the best NBA players in 2017?

    The best NBA players in 2017 were Russell Westbrook, LeBron James, James Harden, Anthony Davis and Kawhi Leonard.

  • 2017 in movies.

    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.

  • The Shape of Water.

    The Shape of Water.

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

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 3 years, 9 months and 6 days have passed since October 24th, 2017.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 43 of 2017.
  • Leap Year: 2017 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on October 24th, 2017, will be 3 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1508799600.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around October 24th, 2017.

  • September 27th, 2017: Playboy magazine founder Hugh Hefner passes away.
  • October 1st, 2017: O.J. Simpson is released from prison after serving nine years for kidnapping and armed robbery.
  • October 1st, 2017: 58 people are killed when Stephen Paddock opens fire on a crowd in Las Vegas.
  • October 2nd, 2017: Musician Tom Petty passes away.
  • October 5th, 2017: Multiple women accuse film producer Harvey Weinstein of sexual assault.
  • October 15th, 2017: The "Me Too" movement begins.
  • October 16th, 2017: Storm Ophelia strikes Ireland and the U.K.
  • October 20th, 2017: The film "Only the Brave" is released in movie theaters.
  • This date: October 24th, 2017
  • October 27th, 2017: The second season of Stranger Things is released on Netflix.
  • October 28th, 2017: The right-wing conspiracy theory QAnon is born after "Q Clearance Patriot" begins posting on 4chan's /pol/ board.
  • October 29th, 2017: Anthony Rapp alleges that Kevin Spacey made a sexual advance towards him when he was only 14 years old.
  • October 29th, 2017: Actor Kevin Spacey announces that he is gay and apologizes for making sexual advances towards Anthony Rapp when he was 14.
  • November 3rd, 2017: The first-person shooter game "Call of Duty: WWII" is released.
  • November 7th, 2017: Internet culture: Reddit bans the subreddit /r/incels.
  • November 9th, 2017: The app Musical.ly is purchased by TikTok's parent company ByteDance for $1 billion USD.
  • November 9th, 2017: The New York Times reports that stand-up comedian Louis C.K. is being accused by 5 women of sexual misconduct.
  • November 15th, 2017: Rapper Lil Peep dies at the age of 21 after an accidental overdose.
  • November 16th, 2017: Sexual misconduct allegations are made against Democratic Party Senator Al Franken.
  • November 18th, 2017: Irish politics: Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams announces that he will be stepping down as leader of the party and that he will not be standing for re-election.
  • November 19th, 2017: Robert Mugabe is replaced by Emmerson Mnangagwa after being sacked as leader of ZANU-PF.
  • November 19th, 2017: Cult leader Charles Manson dies in prison.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 24th, 2017, will have the star sign Scorpio.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2017 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 8.
  • Native American Zodiac: October 24th, 2017 falls under the Snake.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.
  • Birth flower (October): The Marigold and the Cosmos.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • Mindhunter - Crime thriller series.
  • 13 Reasons Why - Teen drama series.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Game of Thrones - Fantasy drama series.
  • Modern Family - Mockumentary family sitcom.
  • RuPaul's Drag Race - Reality competition series.

Kid's TV shows on October 24th, 2017.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired on this date in 2017.

  • The Loud House
  • Bunnicula
  • Game Shakers
  • Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn
  • Henry Danger
  • Paw Patrol
  • Doc McStuffins
  • Dora the Explorer

Popular toys and games in 2017.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2017.

  • The Star Wars Droid Inventor Kit
  • FurReal Roarin' Tyler
  • The Nintendo Switch
  • Hatchimals
  • L.O.L. Surprise!
  • The Xbox One
  • The PlayStation 4

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • Destiny 2 - Multiplayer first-person shooter game.
  • Uncharted: The Lost Legacy - Action-adventure game developed by Naughty Dog.
  • Fortnite - Battle royale game.
  • Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy - Platform game.
  • What Remains of Edith Finch - Adventure game developed by Giant Sparrow.
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Action-adventure game for the Nintendo Switch.
  • Horizon Zero Dawn - RPG game developed by Guerrilla Games.
  • Resident Evil 7: Biohazard - Survival horror game.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and other notable people who were born on October 24th.

Wayne Rooney

Soccer player.
Born on October 24th, 1985
He turned 32 on this day in 2017.

Drake

Rapper.
Born on October 24th, 1986
He turned 31 on this day in 2017.

PewDiePie

Famous Youtuber.
Born on October 24th, 1989
He turned 28 on this day in 2017.

US President.

Donald Trump was the President of the United States on October 24th, 2017.

UK Prime Minister.

Theresa May was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on October 24th, 2017.

Irish Taoiseach.

Leo Varadkar was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on October 24th, 2017 was most likely conceived around the 14th of January, 2017.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 24th, 2017 is close to the 3rd of August, 2018.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about October 24th, 2017.

  • A total of 1,375 days have passed since this date.
  • 196 weeks have passed.
  • 118,800,000 seconds have passed since the October 24th, 2017.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 138,600,000 times.
  • Since October 24th, 2017, the earth has travelled approximately 61,300,800,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 19,800,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 10,216,800 steps. That's about 4,541 miles!
  • Since this date, 1,425,600 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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