October 31st, 2017

October 31st, 2017, was a Tuesday. It was Day 304 of 2017. The decade was the 2010s.

5 years, 7 months, and 8 days have passed since October 31st, 2017.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Scorpio.

Song charts

Popular songs.

On October 31st, 2017, the following songs were at the top of the music charts in the USA and the UK.

  • United States: Rockstar - Post Malone
  • United Kingdom: Rockstar - Post Malone

The record charts on October 31st, 2017.

The following singles were dominating the Billboard Hot 100 chart:

  • Rockstar - Post Malone Featuring 21 Savage
  • Bodak Yellow (Money Moves) - Cardi B
  • 1-800-273-8255 - Logic Featuring Alessia Cara & Khalid
  • Look What You Made Me Do - Taylor Swift
  • Feel It Still - Portugal. The Man
Play the top singles from the year 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.

Top movie.

The top movie on this date was "Jigsaw".

Take me back to October 31st, 2017!

Let's go back in time!

The date is October 31st, 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. There is also a fresh, earthy scent in the air. It's Halloween, so kids are trick-or-treating and horror movies are being shown on TV. The song Rockstar by Post Malone is at the top of the singles charts in both the USA and the United Kingdom.

Donald Trump is the President of the United States, and the movie Jigsaw is at the top of the box office. Theresa May is the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. On television, people are watching popular shows such as "The Walking Dead", "Black Mirror", "Power", and "Gotham".

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 being shown in movie theaters.

People are binge-watching the second season of Stranger Things on Netflix. Catalonia has just declared its independence from Spain. However, this declaration is not recognized by the Spanish government. Hollywood has been rocked by accusations that Kevin Spacey made sexual advances towards a 14 year old boy. Spacey has apologized for the incident. He has also raised eyebrows by coming out as gay.

If you were to travel back to this day, notable figures such as Lil Peep, Malcolm Young, August Ames, and Jonghyun would all still be alive. People are playing video games such as "PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds", "Horizon Zero Dawn", "What Remains of Edith Finch", and "Fortnite". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Doc McStuffins", "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.", "The Thundermans", and "Henry Danger".

Children are playing with toys such as L.O.L. Surprise!, Hatchimals, the Nintendo Switch, and the Star Wars Droid Inventor Kit.


News topics, nostalgic fads, and pop culture events.

These are news stories, trending topics, and fads that were popular on October 31st, 2017.

  • Kevin Spacey is cancelled.

    Kevin Spacey is cancelled.

    At the end of October 2017, allegations of sexual misconduct against Hollywood actor Kevin Spacey became public.

  • #MeToo.


    The "Me Too" movement was starting to take off.

  • Fortnite is released.

    Fortnite is released.

    A new online video game called Fortnite was released in July 2017. It quickly became one of the most popular video games of all time.

  • Gal Gadot.

    Gal Gadot.

    Israeli actress Gal Gadot was named 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.

  • Best soccer players.

    Best soccer players.

    In 2017, the best soccer players were Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Neymar, Gianluigi Buffon, Luka Modrić, Sergio Ramos, Kylian Mbappé, N'Golo Kanté, Robert Lewandowski, and Harry Kane.



Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 5 years, 7 months, and 8 days have passed since October 31st, 2017.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 44 of 2017.
  • Leap Year: 2017 was not a leap year.
  • Age: People born on October 31st, 2017, are now 5 years old.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1509408000.

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Around this time.

News stories, pop culture trends, and other events that happened around October 31st, 2017.

  • 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 1st, 2017: Catalonia holds an independence referendum despite Spain calling it illegal.
  • October 2nd, 2017: Musician Tom Petty passes away.
  • October 5th, 2017: Multiple women accuse film producer Harvey Weinstein of sexual assault.
  • October 6th, 2017: Comedian Ralphie May dies from pneumonia at the age of 45.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • This date: October 31st, 2017
  • November 3rd, 2017: The first-person shooter game "Call of Duty: WWII" is released.
  • November 5th, 2017: 26 people are murdered in a mass shooting at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas.
  • November 7th, 2017: Internet culture: Reddit bans the subreddit /r/incels.
  • November 9th, 2017: The app 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 9th, 2017: The Washington Post reports on sexual assault allegations against Republican Senate nominee Roy Moore.
  • November 10th, 2017: Stand-up comedian Louis C.K. admits to 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.
  • November 20th, 2017: Model Keri Claussen Khalighi accuses Def Jam Recordings co-founder Russell Simmons of sexual assault.
  • November 22nd, 2017: Bosnian Serb colonel-general Ratko Mladić is sentenced to life in prison after he is found guilty of genocide and crimes against humanity.
  • November 23rd, 2017: Brazilian soccer player Robinho is sentenced to nine years in prison in Italy for rape and sexual assault.
  • November 27th, 2017: It is announced that Prince Harry and actress Meghan Markle are engaged.
  • November 28th, 2017: Bitcoin reaches $10,000 USD for the first time.
  • November 29th, 2017: US President Trump sparks controversy after he retweets British far-right nationalist Jayda Fransen three times.
  • November 30th, 2017: Def Jam co-founder Russell Simmons steps down following allegations that he raped actress and screenwriter Jenny Lumet in 1991.
Zodiac info

Horoscope, birthstone, and birth flower information.

Zodiac and birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 31st, 2017, will have the star sign Scorpio.
  • 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 6.
  • Native American Zodiac: October 31st, 2017 falls under the Snake.
  • Birthstone: A person during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.
  • Birth flower (October): The Marigold and the Cosmos.
Television shows

TV shows in 2017.

Television shows that people were watching in October 2017.

TV shows from October, 2017.

Crime thriller series.

13 Reasons Why
13 Reasons Why
Teen drama series.

Stranger Things
Stranger Things
Science fiction series.

Better Call Saul
Better Call Saul
Breaking Bad spin-off.

Jane the Virgin
Jane the Virgin
Romantic drama-comedy series.

A sitcom about an upper class African-American family.

Crime drama series based on the Batman universe.

Crime drama.

Rick and Morty
Rick and Morty
Adult animated Sci-Fi sitcom.

Peaky Blinders
Peaky Blinders
British crime series that is set in the 19th century.

Orange Is the New Black
Orange Is the New Black
American comedy-drama about a federal prison.

Black Mirror
Black Mirror
Dystopian Sci-Fi series.

Once Upon a Time
Once Upon a Time
Fantasy drama series.

American Horror Story
American Horror Story
Anthology horror series.

Spy thriller about CIA operative Carrie Mathison.

Legal drama television series.

Game of Thrones
Game of Thrones
Fantasy drama series.

The Walking Dead
The Walking Dead
Post-apocalyptic horror series with zombies.

Modern Family
Modern Family
Mockumentary family sitcom.

RuPaul's Drag Race
RuPaul's Drag Race
Reality competition series.

The Big Bang Theory
The Big Bang Theory
A sitcom about two physicists called Leonard Hofstadter and Sheldon Cooper.

Grey's Anatomy
Grey's Anatomy
Medical drama television series.

Children TV shows

Kids' TV shows on October 31st, 2017.

Cartoons and TV shows that children and teenagers were watching on this day in 2017.

The Loud House
The Loud House


Game Shakers
Game Shakers

Henry Danger
Henry Danger

The Thundermans
The Thundermans

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Paw Patrol
Paw Patrol

Doc McStuffins
Doc McStuffins

Horrid Henry
Horrid Henry

Dora the Explorer
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
The Star Wars Droid Inventor Kit

FurReal Roarin' Tyler
FurReal Roarin' Tyler

The Nintendo Switch
The Nintendo Switch


L.O.L. Surprise!
L.O.L. Surprise!

The Xbox One
The Xbox One

The PlayStation 4
The PlayStation 4

Video games

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing in October of 2017.

Super Mario Odyssey 2017
Super Mario Odyssey
Platform game.

Assassin's Creed: Origins 2017
Assassin's Creed: Origins
Action-adventure game.

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus 2017
Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus
FPS video game developed by MachineGames.

Ark: Survival Evolved 2017
Ark: Survival Evolved
Survival video game developed by Studio Wildcard.

Destiny 2 2017
Destiny 2
Multiplayer first-person shooter game.

Uncharted: The Lost Legacy 2017
Uncharted: The Lost Legacy
Action-adventure game developed by Naughty Dog.

Fortnite 2017
Battle royale game.

Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy 2017
Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy
Platform game.

What Remains of Edith Finch 2017
What Remains of Edith Finch
Adventure game developed by Giant Sparrow.

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2017
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
Action-adventure game for the Nintendo Switch.

Horizon Zero Dawn 2017
Horizon Zero Dawn
RPG game developed by Guerrilla Games.

Resident Evil 7: Biohazard 2017
Resident Evil 7: Biohazard
Survival horror game.

Mafia III 2016
Mafia III
Mafia-themed action-adventure game developed by Hangar 13.

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds 2016
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
Online battle royale game.

Cities: Skylines 2015
Cities: Skylines
City-building simulation.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures, and other notable people who were born on October 31st.

John Candy

Actor. Deceased
Born on October 31st, 1950
He was not alive on this date.

Rob Schneider

Born on October 31st, 1963
He turned 54 on this day in 2017.

Vanilla Ice

Born on October 31st, 1967
He turned 50 on this day in 2017.

Emiliano Sala

Argentine soccer player. Deceased
Born on October 31st, 1990
He turned 27 on this day in 2017.

Letitia Wright

Born on October 31st, 1993
She turned 24 on this day in 2017.

Marcus Rashford

Soccer player.
Born on October 31st, 1997
He turned 20 on this day in 2017.

Willow Smith

Born on October 31st, 2000
She turned 17 on this day in 2017.



National holidays and famous events that fall on the 31st of October.

  • Halloween
  • Reformation Day

US President.

Donald Trump was the President of the United States on October 31st, 2017.


UK Prime Minister.

Theresa May was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.


Irish Taoiseach.

Leo Varadkar was the Taoiseach of Ireland.


Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on October 31st, 2017 was most likely conceived around February 7th, 2017.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 31st, 2017 is close to July 24th, 2018.

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Stats for October 31st, 2017

Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about October 31st, 2017.

  • A total of 2,047 days have passed since this date.
  • 292 weeks have passed.
  • 176,857,200 seconds have passed since the October 31st, 2017.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 206,333,400 times.
  • Since October 31st, 2017, the Earth has travelled approximately 91,258,315,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 29,476,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 15,209,719 steps. That's about 6,760 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,122,286 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere!
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