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January 21st, 2018.

January 21st, 2018, was a Sunday. It was day 21 of 2018. The decade was the 2010s.

3 years, 3 months and 15 days have passed since January 21st, 2018.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Aquarius.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on January 21st, 2018.

  • United States: Perfect - Ed Sheeran
  • United Kingdom: Perfect - Ed Sheeran

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle" was at the top of the box office on January 21st, 2018.

Take me back to January 21st, 2018!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is January 21st, 2018 and it's a Sunday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Aquarius. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.

The song Perfect by Ed Sheeran is on top of the singles charts in both the USA and the United Kingdom. Donald Trump is currently the President of the United States and the movie Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, Theresa May is the current Prime Minister.

It's 2018, so the music charts are being dominated by artists such as Drake, Ed Sheeran, Camila Cabello, Post Malone, Cardi B, Juice Wrld and Dua Lipa. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Modern Family", "Orange Is the New Black", "Peaky Blinders" and "Rick and Morty". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "What Remains of Edith Finch", "Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy", "Fortnite" and "PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)".

Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Doc McStuffins", "Paw Patrol", "Henry Danger" and "Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn". Popular toys at the moment include the likes of the PlayStation 4, the Xbox One and the Nintendo Switch.

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 January 21st, 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.

  • Who were the best NBA players in 2018?

    The best NBA players in 2018 were Russell Westbrook, James Harden, LeBron James, Kawhi Leonard and Anthony Davis.

  • 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.

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 3 years, 3 months and 15 days have passed since January 21st, 2018.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 03 of 2018.
  • Leap Year: 2018 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on January 21st, 2018, will be 3 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1516492800.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around January 21st, 2018.

  • December 22nd, 2017: The price of Bitcoin falls below $11,000 - a fall of 45% from five days earlier.
  • January 2nd, 2018: Democratic Party Senator Al Franken resigns after allegations of sexual harassment are made against him.
  • January 3rd, 2018: The controversial "Tide Pod Challenge" gains media exposure.
  • January 6th, 2018: Philippe Coutinho signs for Barcelona.
  • 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 12th, 2018: The price of Bitcoin falls by 12% following rumors that South Korea is poised to ban trading in cryptocurrency.
  • January 15th, 2018: Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan dies after accidentally drowning in a bathtub.
  • January 20th, 2018: Irish politics: It is announced that Mary Lou McDonald will become the new president of Sinn Fein.
  • This date: January 21st, 2018
  • January 26th, 2018: The video game "Monster Hunter: World" is released.
  • January 28th, 2018: "24K Magic" by Bruno Mars wins a Grammy for Record of the Year.
  • February 10th, 2018: Gerry Adams steps down as leader of Sinn Fein.
  • February 14th, 2018: Nikolas Cruz shoots and kills 18 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.
  • February 16th, 2018: The movie Black Panther is released.
  • February 19th, 2018: "Black Widow" Catherine Nevin dies from cancer.

Personality traits.

Check out our personality summary for people who were born on this date.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on January 21st, 2018, will have the star sign Aquarius.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Capricorn.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2018 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 6.
  • Native American Zodiac: January 21st, 2018 falls under the Otter.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.
  • Birth flower (January): The Carnation and the Snowdrop.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • 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.

Kid's TV shows on January 21st, 2018.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired on this date in 2018.

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

Popular toys and games in 2018.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2018.

  • The Nintendo Switch
  • The Xbox One
  • The PlayStation 4

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) - Battle royale game.
  • 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.
  • Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus - FPS video game developed by MachineGames.
  • 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.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 21st of January.

US President.

Donald Trump was the President of the United States on January 21st, 2018.

UK Prime Minister.

Theresa May was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on January 21st, 2018.

Irish Taoiseach.

Leo Varadkar was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on January 21st, 2018 was most likely conceived around the 13th of April, 2017.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on January 21st, 2018 is close to the 31st of October, 2018.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about January 21st, 2018.

  • A total of 1,201 days have passed since this date.
  • 171 weeks have passed.
  • 103,762,800 seconds have passed since the January 21st, 2018.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 121,056,600 times.
  • Since January 21st, 2018, the earth has travelled approximately 53,541,604,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 17,293,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 8,923,601 steps. That's about 3,966 miles!
  • Since this date, 1,245,154 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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