What Happened on December 21, 2016

Historical Events

Historic Event

Carl Icahn is announced as Special Advisor to the President on Regulatory Reform, under President Donald Trump

Film Premiere

Indian sports drama film "Dangal" directed by Nitesh Tiwari and starring Aamir Khan, Fatima Sana Shaikh and Sanya Malhotra premieres - first Indian film to earn $300 million worldwide


Famous Deaths

  • Weston Noble, American music educator and conductor (Luther College, 1948-2005), dies at 94
2016 Highlights

About December 21, 2016

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 1 month and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Black Beatles - Rae Sremmurd Featuring Gucci Mane
  • UK #1 Song: Rockabye - Clean Bandit