October 4th, 2018

October 4th, 2018, fell on a Thursday. It was day 277 of 2018. The decade was the 2010s.

2 years, 4 months and 28 days have passed since October 4th, 2018.


On This Date

Events that occurred on October 4th, 2018:

  • Former Death Row CEO Suge Knight is sentenced to 28 years in prison for the killing of Terry Carter.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on October 4th, 2018:

  • United States: Girls Like You - Maroon 5 featuring Cardi B
  • United Kingdom: Promises - Calvin Harris and Sam Smith

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Night School" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is October 4th, 2018 and it's a Thursday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Libra. 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. In America, the song Girls Like You by Maroon 5 featuring Cardi B is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Promises by Calvin Harris and Sam Smith is the number one hit song.

Donald Trump is currently the President of the United States and the movie Night School is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, Theresa May is the current Prime Minister. People are watching popular TV shows such as "RuPaul's Drag Race", "Game of Thrones", "Black Mirror" and "Power".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Super Mario Odyssey", "Star Wars Battlefront II", "Monster Hunter: World" and "Far Cry 5". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Doc McStuffins", "Paw Patrol", "Henry Danger" 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 October 4th, 2018.

  • 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.

  • Jamal Khashoggi

    Saudi dissident and Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi is assassinated at the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul, Turkey.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 2 years, 4 months and 28 days have passed since October 4th, 2018.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 40 of 2018.
  • Leap Year: 2018 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on October 4th, 2018, will be 2 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1538607600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around October 4th, 2018:

  • September 6th, 2018: Tesla CEO Elon Musk smokes cannabis on the "Joe Rogan Experience" podcast.
  • September 6th, 2018: Actor Burt Reynolds dies from a heart attack.
  • September 7th, 2018: The video game "Spider-Man" is released.
  • September 7th, 2018: Joe Exotic is arrested after trying to hire an undercover FBI agent to murder Carole Baskin.
  • September 7th, 2018: Rapper Mac Miller dies due to an accidental drug overdose.
  • September 25th, 2018: American actor Bill Cosby is sentenced to 3-10 years in prison after being found guilty of 3 counts of aggravated indecent assault.
  • October 2nd, 2018: Saudi dissident and Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi is assassinated at the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul, Turkey.
  • This date: October 4th, 2018
  • October 5th, 2018: Youtuber PewDiePie releases the diss track "Bitch Lasagna".
  • October 6th, 2018: UFC: Khabib Nurmagomedov defeats Conor McGregor at UFC 229.
  • October 7th, 2018: John Terry announces his retirement.
  • October 11th, 2018: Fyre Festival founder Billy McFarland is sentenced to six years in prison for fraud.
  • October 19th, 2018: The horror film "Halloween" is released in movie theaters.
  • October 26th, 2018: The game Red Dead Redemption 2 is released.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 4th, 2018, will have the star sign Libra.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2018 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: October 4th, 2018 falls under the Raven.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • 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.

2018 - Kid's TV

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

  • Game Shakers
  • 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.

  • Spider-Man - Action-adventure game developed by Insomniac Games.
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 - Multiplayer FPS game.
  • God of War - Action-adventure game developed by Santa Monica Studio.
  • Far Cry 5 - First-person shooter game developed by Ubisoft.
  • Monster Hunter: World - Action role-playing game developed and published by Capcom.
  • Star Wars Battlefront II - Action shooter game based on the Star Wars franchise.
  • Super Mario Odyssey - Platform game.
  • Fortnite - Battle royale game.

Celebrity Birthdays

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


US President

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

  • Donald Trump was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on October 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 October 4th, 2018 was probably conceived around the 25th of December, 2017. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 4th, 2018 is the 14th of July, 2019. (Rough Estimate).

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

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

  • 879 days have passed since this date.
  • 75,949,200 seconds have passed since the October 4th, 2018.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 88,607,400 times.
  • Since October 4th, 2018, earth has travelled approximately 39,189,787,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 12,658,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 6,531,631 steps. That's about 2,903 miles!
  • Since this date, 911,390 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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