On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 2016

Historical Events

Historic Event

Second US Presidential debate: Hostile confrontation between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton at Washington University, St. Louis

Famous Deaths

  • Aaron Pryor, American welterweight boxing champion, dies of heart disease at 60
  • Andrzej Wajda, Polish film director (Ashes & Diamonds, Man of Iron), dies at 90
  • Anthony Grant, British MP (C), dies at 91
2016 Highlights

About October 9, 2016

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 1 month and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

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