What Happened on October 7, 2016

Historical Events

  • Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos wins the Nobel Peace Prize for attempts to end conflict with FARC

Event of Interest

Washington Post releases videotape of Donald Trump boasting of groping and kissing women without consent

Famous Deaths

  • Johnny Gleeson, Australian cricket spin bowler (29 Tests, 93 wickets, BB 5/61; NSW CA), dies at 78

About October 7, 2016

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 7 months and 27 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