January 26th, 2018

January 26th, 2018, fell on a Friday. It was day 26 of 2018. The decade was the 2010s.

3 years, 2 months and 26 days have passed since January 26th, 2018.


On This Date

Events that occurred on January 26th, 2018:

  • The video game "Monster Hunter: World" is released.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on January 26th, 2018:

  • United States: Perfect - Ed Sheeran
  • United Kingdom: River - Eminem featuring Ed Sheeran

Movie Box Office

Which movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is January 26th, 2018 and it's a Friday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Aquarius. Currently, people have "that Friday feeling" and are looking forward to the weekend.

In America, the song Perfect by Ed Sheeran is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, River by Eminem featuring Ed Sheeran is the number one hit song. 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 "RuPaul's Drag Race", "Modern Family", "Suits" and "Stranger Things".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "What Remains of Edith Finch", "Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy", "PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)" and "Monster Hunter: World". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Paw Patrol", "Henry Danger", "Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn" and "Game Shakers". Popular toys include the likes of "PlayStation 4", "Xbox One" and "Nintendo Switch".


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 26th, 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:

  • 3 years, 2 months and 26 days have passed since January 26th, 2018.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 04 of 2018.
  • Leap Year: 2018 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on January 26th, 2018, will be 3 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1516924800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around January 26th, 2018:

  • 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 26th, 2018
  • 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.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on January 26th, 2018, will have the star sign Aquarius.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (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).
  • Native American Zodiac: January 26th, 2018 falls under the Otter.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.

Television Shows

TV shows that people would 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

Video Games

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

  • Monster Hunter: World - Action role-playing game developed and published by Capcom.
  • 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 noteable people who were born on the 26th of January:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 26th of January:

  • Australia Day

US President

Who was the US President on January 26th, 2018?

  • Donald Trump was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on January 26th, 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 26th, 2018 was probably conceived around the 18th of April, 2017. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on January 26th, 2018 is the 5th of November, 2018. (Rough Estimate).

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about January 26th, 2018.

  • 1,182 days have passed since this date.
  • 102,121,200 seconds have passed since the January 26th, 2018.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 119,141,400 times.
  • Since January 26th, 2018, earth has travelled approximately 52,694,539,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 17,020,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 8,782,423 steps. That's about 3,903 miles!
  • Since this date, 1,225,454 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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