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October 16th, 2021.

October 16th, 2021, was a Saturday. It was day 289 of 2021. The decade was the 2020s.

1 month and 16 days have passed since October 16th, 2021.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Libra.

On this day.

What happened on October 16th, 2021?

  • Four-year-old Cleo Smith goes missing from a campsite in Gascoyne, Australia.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 1 month and 16 days have passed since October 16th, 2021.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 41 of 2021.
  • Leap Year: 2021 is NOT a leap year.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1634338800.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around October 16th, 2021.

  • September 16th, 2021: Two men are charged with the 2019 murder of Belfast journalist Lyra McKee.
  • September 17th, 2021: It is announced that Gabby Petito's boyfriend Brian Laundrie has gone missing.
  • September 17th, 2021: Lil Nas X releases his debut studio album "Montero".
  • September 17th, 2021: The South Korean survival drama series "Squid Game" is released on Netflix.
  • September 19th, 2021: English soccer legend Jimmy Greaves passes away at the age of 81.
  • September 19th, 2021: English actor John Challis, who played Boycie in "Only Fools And Horses", dies from cancer at the age of 79.
  • September 19th, 2021: The body of missing woman Gabrielle Petito is found at a national park in Wyoming.
  • September 20th, 2021: Justin Trudeau wins a third term as the prime minister of Canada.
  • September 21st, 2021: Actor Willie Garson, who played Stanford Blatch on "Sex and the City", passes away at the age of 57.
  • September 24th, 2021: Elon Musk and Grimes end their relationship after three years together.
  • September 27th, 2021: R&B singer R Kelly is found guilty of racketeering and sex-trafficking.
  • September 27th, 2021: Reuters reports that 50-90% of fuel stations in parts of England have run dry due to panic buying.
  • September 27th, 2021: Dog the Bounty Hunter joins the manhunt for Brian Laundrie.
  • October 1st, 2021: The crime drama film "The Many Saints of Newark" is released.
  • October 4th, 2021: British military tanker drivers begin to deliver supplies to UK petrol stations.
  • October 4th, 2021: A six-hour-long outage effects WhatsApp, Facebook and Instagram.
  • October 5th, 2021: Whistleblower Frances Haugen tells US Congress that Facebook fuels division, harms children and weakens democracy.
  • October 6th, 2021: "The Case Breakers" identify the Zodiac Killer as a man called Gary Francis Poste.
  • October 7th, 2021: Soccer: A Saudi-led consortium takes over Newcastle United.
  • October 9th, 2021: Boxing: Tyson Fury defeats Deontay Wilder with an eleventh-round knockout.
  • October 13th, 2021: Five people are killed in a bow and arrow attack in Kongsberg, Norway.
  • October 15th, 2021: Conservative Party MP David Amess is stabbed to death at a constituency meeting in Leigh-on-Sea, England.
  • October 15th, 2021: Adele releases the single "Easy on Me".
  • This date: October 16th, 2021
  • October 17th, 2021: Italian DJ Francesco Facchinetti accuses UFC star Conor McGregor of breaking his nose at a party in Rome.
  • October 18th, 2021: Former US secretary of state Colin Powell dies after complications from COVID-19.
  • October 18th, 2021: It is announced that Kourtney Kardashian and Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker are engaged.
  • October 20th, 2021: Soccer: Steve Bruce is sacked by Newcastle United.
  • October 20th, 2021: Bitcoin reaches a new all time high of $67,016.
  • October 21st, 2021: Actor Alec Baldwin accidentally kills cinematographer Halyna Hutchins with a prop firearm.
  • October 22nd, 2021: The body of Brian Laundrie is found.
  • October 24th, 2021: Actor James Michael Tyler, who played Gunther on the sitcom Friends, passes away from cancer at the age of 59.
  • October 24th, 2021: Soccer: Liverpool thrash Manchester United 5-0 at Old Trafford.
  • October 28th, 2021: Facebook rebrands itself as Meta.
  • October 29th, 2021: It is announced that Jake Paul will be fighting Tommy Fury in a boxing match.
  • October 31st, 2021: The 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) begins in Scotland.
  • November 1st, 2021: Soccer: Tottenham Hotspur sack manager Nuno Espírito Santo.
  • November 1st, 2021: A "rug pull" scam wipes $2 million off the value of an unsanctioned cryptocurrency called SQUID Game.
  • November 2nd, 2021: Soccer: Antonio Conte is announced as the new manager of Tottenham Hotspur.
  • November 2nd, 2021: The trial of Kyle Rittenhouse for murder begins in Kenosha County, Wisconsin.
  • November 3rd, 2021: Missing four-year-old Cleo Smith is found alive and well at a house in Carnarvon, Australia.
  • November 3rd, 2021: Former FIFA officials Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini are charged with fraud in Switzerland.
  • November 5th, 2021: The first-person shooter game "Call of Duty: Vanguard" is released.
  • November 5th, 2021: Eight people are crushed to death at Travis Scott's Astroworld Festival in Houston, Texas.
  • November 5th, 2021: Season 3 of "Narcos: Mexico" is released on Netflix.
  • November 6th, 2021: UFC 268: Kamaru Usman defeats Colby Covington by unanimous decision.
  • November 7th, 2021: Actor Dean Stockwell dies at the age of 85.
  • November 8th, 2021: Irish banker Seán FitzPatrick dies at the age of 73.
  • November 11th, 2021: Former South African president F. W. de Klerk passes away at the age of 85.
  • November 11th, 2021: Soccer: Steven Gerrard is announced as the new manager of Aston Villa.
  • November 12th, 2021: The 13-year-long conservatorship of pop singer Britney Spears is terminated by an LA judge.
  • November 12th, 2021: The Netherlands imposes new lockdown measures after COVID-19 cases reach a new high.
  • November 14th, 2021: Queen Elizabeth misses the Remembrance Sunday service at the Cenotaph in London due to a sprained back.
  • November 14th, 2021: One person is killed after a car explodes outside of a hospital in Liverpool, England.
  • November 15th, 2021: Iraq begins to repatriate citizens stuck on the border between Poland and Belarus.
  • November 15th, 2021: Austria begins a lockdown for people who are not vaccinated against COVID-19.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 16th, 2021, will have the star sign Libra.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2021 is the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 4.
  • Native American Zodiac: October 16th, 2021 falls under the Raven.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.
  • Birth flower (October): The Marigold and the Cosmos.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

Black-ish
Black-ish
A sitcom about an upper class African-American family.

The Walking Dead
The Walking Dead
Post-apocalyptic horror series with zombies.

Grey's Anatomy
Grey's Anatomy
Medical drama television series.

Kids' TV shows on October 16th, 2021.

Cartoons and TV shows that children and teenagers were watching on this day in 2021.

The Loud House
The Loud House

Horrid Henry
Horrid Henry

Popular toys and games in 2021.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2021.

The PlayStation 5
The PlayStation 5

The Xbox Series X
The Xbox Series X

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and other notable people who were born on October 16th.

Oscar Wilde

Writer. Deceased
Born on October 16th, 1854
He was not alive on this date.

Michael Collins

Irish revolutionary leader. Deceased
Born on October 16th, 1890
He was not alive on this date.

Angela Lansbury

Actress.
Born on October 16th, 1925
She turned 96 on this day in 2021.

Flea

Bassist.
Born on October 16th, 1962
He turned 59 on this day in 2021.

US President.

Joe Biden was the President of the United States on October 16th, 2021.

UK Prime Minister.

Boris Johnson was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on October 16th, 2021.

Irish Taoiseach.

Micheál Martin was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on October 16th, 2021 was most likely conceived around January 23rd, 2021.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 16th, 2021 is close to July 9th, 2022.

Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about October 16th, 2021.

  • A total of 46 days have passed since this date.
  • 6 weeks have passed.
  • 3,978,000 seconds have passed since the October 16th, 2021.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 4,641,000 times.
  • Since October 16th, 2021, the earth has travelled approximately 2,052,648,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 663,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 342,108 steps. That's about 152 miles!
  • Since this date, 47,736 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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