On This Day

What Happened on December 30, 2016

Historical Events

  • 83rd Orange Bowl: #10 Florida State beats #6 Michigan, 33-32
  • A ceasefire organised by Russia, Iran and Turkey between Syria's government and opposition groups takes effect

Knighthood

British singer-songwriter Ray Davies, of The Kinks, is awarded a knighthood by Queen Elizabeth II

  • Last day Indians are able to deposit in banks 500 and 1,000 rupee notes which were scrapped only 50 days earlier in an anti-corruption measure
2016 Highlights

About December 30, 2016

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 4 years, 11 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn