January 4th, 2018

January 4th, 2018, fell on a Thursday. It was day 4 of 2018. The decade was the 2010s.

2 years, 10 months and 25 days have passed since January 4th, 2018.



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 4th, 2018.

  • #MeToo

    The Me Too movement begins to rise in popularity.

  • Green Book

    "Green Book" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2018.

  • 2018 in movies.

    Movies released in 2018 included Avengers: Infinity War, Black Panther, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, Incredibles 2, Aquaman, Bohemian Rhapsody, Venom, Mission: Impossible - Fallout, Deadpool 2, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, A Quiet Place, A Star Is Born and Halloween.

  • Jamal Khashoggi and Other Journalists.

    "Jamal Khashoggi and Other Journalists" are named as the Time Person of the Year in 2018.

  • 2018 in music.

    Popular music artists in 2018 included Drake, Dua Lipa, Bebe Rexha, Post Malone, XXXTentacion, Cardi B, Ariana Grande, Childish Gambino, Eminem, Juice Wrld, Travis Scott and Kodak Black.

  • Record of the Year: 2018

    "This Is America" by Childish Gambino would go on to win a Grammy for 2018's Record of the Year.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 2 years, 10 months and 25 days have passed since January 4th, 2018.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 01 of 2018.
  • Leap Year: 2018 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on January 4th, 2018, will be 2 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1515024000.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around January 4th, 2018:

  • December 5th, 2017: Adult star August Ames hangs herself in a park in Camarillo, California.
  • December 7th, 2017: Cristiano Ronaldo is awarded the 2017 Ballon d'Or.
  • December 10th, 2017: Reality TV star Georgia "Toff" Toffolo wins the UK version of "I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!".
  • December 18th, 2017: South Korean singer "Jonghyun" commits suicide.
  • December 19th, 2017: Chloe Kohanski wins the thirteenth season of The Voice.
  • January 9th, 2018: Republican politician Brandon Hixon commits suicide while under investigation for sexual abuse.
  • January 12th, 2018: The Wall Street Journal reports that Donald Trump's lawyer paid off porn star Stormy Daniels in exchange for her silence.
  • January 15th, 2018: Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan dies after accidentally drowning in a bathtub.
  • January 28th, 2018: "24K Magic" by Bruno Mars wins a Grammy for Record of the Year.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on January 4th, 2018, 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, 2018 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: January 4th, 2018 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.

  • Mindhunter - Crime thriller 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.

2018 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2018.

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

2018 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2018:

  • Nintendo Switch
  • Xbox One
  • PlayStation 4

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 4th of January:


US President

Who was the US President on January 4th, 2018?

  • Donald Trump was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on January 4th, 2018?

  • Theresa May was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Leo Varadkar was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on January 4th, 2018 was probably conceived around the 27th of March, 2017. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on January 4th, 2018 is the 14th of October, 2018. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

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

  • Star Wars Battlefront II - Action shooter game based on the Star Wars franchise.
  • Call of Duty: WWII - First-person shooter game developed by Sledgehammer Games.
  • Super Mario Odyssey - Platform game.
  • Assassin's Creed: Origins - Action-adventure game.
  • Destiny 2 - Multiplayer first-person shooter game.
  • 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.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about January 4th, 2018.

  • 1,060 days have passed since this date.
  • 91,584,000 seconds have passed since the January 4th, 2018.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 106,848,000 times.
  • Since January 4th, 2018, earth has travelled approximately 47,257,344,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 15,264,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 7,876,224 steps. That's about 3,501 miles!
  • Since this date, 1,099,008 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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