What Happened on November 18, 2016

Historical Events

Television Premiere

Motoring TV series "The Grand Tour" premieres on Amazon Prime Video, starring Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May

Famous Deaths

  • Denton Cooley, American heart surgeon (1st artificial heart transplant), dies at 96
  • Sharon Jones, American soul singer (Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings), dies of cancer at 60
2016 Highlights

About November 18, 2016

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 4 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Closer - The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey
  • UK #1 Song: Rockabye - Clean Bandit