What Happened on October 16, 2018

Historical Events

Film & TV History

Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Duchess of Sussex begin their first royal tour visiting Australia and New Zealand

  • Chairman of China's Xinjiang’s government defends its detention camps for Uighur Muslims saying they provided “vocational education and training”
  • Man Booker Prize is won by Anna Burns' "Milkman", the first winner from Northern Ireland

Famous Deaths

  • Berthold Leibinger, German entrepreneur (Trumpf) and philanthropist, dies at 87
2018 Highlights

About October 16, 2018

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 4 years, 3 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Girls Like You - Maroon 5 Featuring Cardi B
  • UK #1 Song: Funky Friday - Dave Ft. Fredo