Thursday January 16, 2020: on this day

About January 16th, 2020, in brief:

  • Historical events: The first impeachment of Donald Trump formally moves into its trial phase in the United States Senate.
  • Day of the week: January 16th, 2020 was a Thursday
  • Zodiac Sign: Capricorn (in western zodiac), Rat (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Vijay Sethupathi
  • Moon Phase: Last Quarter
  • Popular movie: Dolittle directed by Stephen Gaghan

More about January 16th, 2020? See below for more news and curiosities on January 16th, 2020.


What day of the week was January 16, 2020?

January 16, 2020 was a Thursday and it was the 16th day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar.

January 16, 2020 can also be written as 1/16/2020 in the US and as 16/1/2020 in UK and Europe.

January 16, 2020 in January 2020 calendar


January 16, 2020: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on January 16, 2020:

  • The first impeachment of donald trump formally moves into its trial phase in the united states senate.

January 16, 2020: What were the magazines covers that day?

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January 16, 2020: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for January 16th is Capricorn.

Capricorn is the 10th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between December 22nd and January 19th belong to the Capricorn sign: discover Capricorn personality and who should a Capricorn marry.

Babies born in January are either Capricorn or Aquarius. People born before January 19th are Capricorn, while people born from January 20th have the sign of Aquarius.

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January 16, 2020: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for January 16, 2020 is Rat and the associated element is Metal.

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January 16, 2020: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on January 16, 2020 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on January 16, 2020 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on January 16, 2020 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 48% full, rising at 10:43 pm and setting at 11:41 am.

The previous full moon was on Jan 10, 2020 while the next full moon would come on Feb 09, 2020.

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Who was born on January 16, 2020?

Whose famous birthday is on January 16th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on January 16th:

  • Lin-Manuel Miranda
    Lin-Manuel Miranda

    Lin-manuel miranda is a tony award-winning actor, composer, and lyricist, best known for creating and starring in the hit broadway musical...

  • Vijay Sethupathi
    Vijay Sethupathi

    Vijay sethupathi is an indian actor known for his work in tamil cinema, gaining recognition for his versatile performances and...

  • James May
    James May

    James may is a british television presenter, journalist, and writer, best known for co-presenting the motoring show top gear.

  • Sidharth Malhotra
    Sidharth Malhotra

    Sidharth malhotra is an indian actor known for his work in bollywood films.

  • Richard Bohringer
    Richard Bohringer

    French-senegalese singer, actor, poet, and father to actress romane bohringer.

  • Katy Jurado
    Katy Jurado

    Katy jurado was a mexican actress known for her roles in classic western films such as high noon and broken lance.

  • Josh Evans
    Josh Evans

    American actor, and a well-known family member, is the son of bob evans and ali mcgraw.

  • John Carpenter
    John Carpenter

    American director of "dark star", "halloween", 1978, and "starman", 1984.

  • Debbie Allen
    Debbie Allen

    American actress and dancer, younger sister to phylicia rashad.

  • Ricardo Darín
    Ricardo Darín

    Argentinian actor, director, and screenwriter.

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How old is someone born on January 16, 2020?

Someone born on January 16, 2020 is:

4 years 5 months old,

or 53 months and 3 days old,

or 230 weeks and 6 days old,

or 1616 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on January 16, 2020?

There are 211 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Thursday January 16th 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on January 16, 2020?

You belong to the Gen Alpha generation if you were born on January 16, 2020.

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January 16, 2020: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on January 16, 2020:

  • Christopher Tolkien

    British academic and editor (b. 1924).

  • Bernard Grosfilley
  • Pietro Migliaccio
  • Magda
  • Efraín Sánchez
  • Ulderico Munzi

What famous deaths happened on January 16th?

Famous deaths on January 16th:

  • Carole Lombard
    Carole Lombard

    American actress.

  • John Mortimer
    John Mortimer

    British screenwriter, barrister and author.

  • Bernard Lee
    Bernard Lee

    London, england -- actor in james bond movies (m).

  • Prem Nazir
    Prem Nazir

    Malayalam actor (born in 1926).

  • Akaya Kabila

    Former President of a country in Africa.

  • Alver Lindgren

    Prolific playwright known for his impactful dramas.

  • Ndrew Wyeth

    Renowned American realist painter known for his rural landscapes and portraits.

  • Rodrigues Alves

    Former President of Brazil known for modernizing the country's infrastructure.

  • Marjorie Williams

    Marjorie Williams was an American journalist and political columnist who wrote for publications such as Vanity Fair and The Washington Post.

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January 16, 2020: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on January 16, 2020:

  • National Religious Freedom Day in the United States, to commemorate the adoption of Thomas Jefferson's landmark Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom in 1786
  • Teacher's Day in Thailand

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January 16, 2020: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on January 16, 2020 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:


Release year: 2020

Directed by: Mikkel Brænne Sandemose


Release year: 2020

Directed by: Jillian Dale

The Outsider

Release year: 2020

Directed by: Brian A. Miller


Release year: 2019

Directed by: Gary Hustwit


Release year: 2019

Directed by: Brian A Miller


Who was the US President on January 16, 2020?

On January 16, 2020 the US President was Donald John Trump (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 16, 2020?

On January 16, 2020 the UK Prime Minister was Boris Johnson (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 16, 2020?

On January 16, 2020 the Pope was Francis.


Back in 2020


What is special about January 16th?

January 16th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 16th day of the month of January. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on January 16th, such as:

  • 2019 - Manbij bombing: a suicide attack by isil in manbij, syria causes at least 19 deaths. two u.s. soldiers, one pentagon civilian and a civilian contractor were among the casualties. three other service members were also reported to have been wounded.
  • 2018 - Aftermath of the caracas helicopter accident: yesterday's firefight between the venezuelan army and the venezuelan government resulted in oscar perez being killed. perez's family killed two police officers, seven members of his group, and six other members.
  • 2017 - Syrian civil war: deir ez-zor offensive (january-february 2017: isil's third attack on the syrian government's forces within the city of deir ez-zor reportedly divides the government-held area in half. according to the government, the attack involves approximately 14,000 isil fighters.

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What happened in 2020?

2020 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Iranian General Qasem Soleimani is killed by an American airstrike near Baghdad International Airport, igniting global concerns of a potential armed conflict.
  • Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 crashes immediately after takeoff at Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport; all 176 on board are killed. The plane was shot down by an Iranian anti-aircraft missile.
  • Taal Volcano in the Philippines erupts, and kills 39 people.

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What was the calendar for January 2020?

January 2020 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with January being the 1st month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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