What Happened on October 4, 2016

Famous Divorces

Gwen Stefani

Singer Gwen Stefani and musician Gavin Rossdale divorce after 13 years of marriage

Famous Deaths

  • Caroline Crawley, British alt-rock singer (Shelleyan Orphan; Babacar), dies at 53
  • Donald H. White, American composer (Lyric Suite for Euphonium and Winds; Tuba Sonata) and educator, dies at 95
  • Hso Khan Pha, 1st President of the democratic and newly independent Union of Burma from 1948-52, dies at 78
2016 Highlights

About October 4, 2016

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Closer - The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey
  • UK #1 Song: Say You Won't Let Go - James Arthur