24th of October, 2018

The 24th of October, 2018, fell on a Wednesday. Day 297 of 2018. Decade: 2010s.

1 years, 3 months and 24 days have passed since the 24th of October, 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 the 24th of October, 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.

  • 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.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 24th of October:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 1 years, 3 months and 24 days have passed since the 24th of October, 2018.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 43 of 2018.
  • Leap Year: 2018 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 24th of October, 2018, will be 1 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1540335600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 24th of October, 2018:

  • 25th of September, 2018: American actor Bill Cosby is sentenced to 3-10 years in prison after being found guilty of 3 counts of aggravated indecent assault.
  • 2nd of October, 2018: Saudi dissident and Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi is assassinated at the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul, Turkey.
  • 4th of October, 2018: Former Death Row CEO Suge Knight is sentenced to 28 years in prison for the killing of Terry Carter.
  • 6th of October, 2018: UFC: Khabib Nurmagomedov defeats Conor McGregor at UFC 229.
  • 7th of October, 2018: John Terry announces his retirement.
  • 11th of October, 2018: Fyre Festival founder Billy McFarland is sentenced to six years in prison for fraud.
  • 26th of October, 2018: The game Red Dead Redemption 2 is released.
  • 7th of November, 2018: Jeff Sessions resigns from his position as the United States attorney general

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 24th of October, 2018, will have the star sign Scorpio.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2018 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 24th of October, 2018 falls under the Snake.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Donald Trump was the President of the United States on the 24th of October, 2018.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 24th of October, 2018 was probably conceived around the 14th of January, 2018. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 24th of October, 2018 is the 3rd of August, 2019. (Rough Estimate).

24th of October

Events that have occurred on the 24th of October:

  • 24th of October, 1945: The United Nations is established.
  • 24th of October, 2008: Bloody Friday occurs when world stock exchanges experience one of the worst declines in their history. On the same date, Iceland receives a bailout package from the IMF
  • 24th of October, 2008: The movie Changeling (2008) is released.
  • 24th of October, 1983: The song "Relax" by Frankie Goes to Hollywood is released.
  • 24th of October, 1994: The first episode of the animated series "Gargoyles" is broadcasted.
  • 24th of October, 2000: Linkin Park release their album Hybrid Theory.
  • 24th of October, 2003: Rapper "Half a Mill" is shot dead in the Albany Projects in Brooklyn, New York.
  • 24th of October, 2004: Battle of the Buffet: A slice of pizza is thrown at Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson after his side defeat Arsenal 2-0 in a controversial game and end their unbeaten run.

Computer Games

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

  • Fortnite - Battle royale game.

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 24th of October, 2018.

Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 24th of October, 2018.

  • 481 days have passed since this date.
  • 41,562,000 seconds have passed since the 24th of October, 2018.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 48,489,000 times.
  • Since the 24th of October, 2018, earth has travelled approximately 21,445,992,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 6,927,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 3,574,332 steps. That's about 1,589 miles!
  • Since this date, 498,744 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Comments

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