On This Day

What Happened on October 17, 2016

Historical Events

  • Chinese spacecraft Shenzhou-11 launched from Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre in northern China

Famous Deaths

  • Eddie Applegate, American actor (Patty Duke Show), dies at 81
2016 Highlights

About October 17, 2016

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 4 years, 11 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

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