What Happened on October 31, 2016

Historical Events

  • Lebanon parliament elects Michel Aoun President after 2 1/2 years without a leader

Famous Deaths

  • James Galanos, American fashion designer (Coty Hall of Fame 1959), dies at 92
  • Natalie Babbitt, American children's writer (Tuck Everlasting), dies of lung cancer at 84
  • Tammy Grimes, American stage actress (Unsinkable Molly Brown), dies at 82
2016 Highlights

About October 31, 2016

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 4 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: October Bank Holiday (Ireland)

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Closer - The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey
  • UK #1 Song: Shout Out To My Ex - Little Mix