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About October 23rd, 2020, in brief:

  • Historical events: Second Libyan Civil War: The Second Libyan Civil War comes to an end as all parties to the 5+5 Joint Libyan Military Commission agree to a ceasefire.
  • Day of the week: October 23rd, 2020 was a Friday
  • Zodiac Sign: Scorpio (in western zodiac), Rat (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Emilia Clarke, Ryan Reynolds
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • Popular movie: Dolittle directed by Stephen Gaghan

More about October 23rd, 2020? See below for more news and curiosities on October 23rd, 2020.


What day of the week was October 23, 2020?

October 23, 2020 was a Friday and it was the 297th day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar.

October 23, 2020 can also be written as 10/23/2020 in the US and as 23/10/2020 in UK and Europe.

October 23, 2020 in October 2020 calendar


October 23, 2020: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on October 23, 2020:

  • Second libyan civil war: the second libyan civil war comes to an end as all parties to the 5+5 joint libyan military commission agree to a ceasefire.

October 23, 2020: What were the magazines covers that day?

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October 23, 2020: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for October 23rd is Scorpio.

Scorpio is the 8th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between October 23rd and November 21st belong to the Scorpio sign: discover Scorpio personality and who should a Scorpio marry.

Babies born in October are either Libra or Scorpio. People born before October 22nd are Libra, while people born from October 23rd have the sign of Scorpio.

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October 23, 2020: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for October 23, 2020 is Rat and the associated element is Metal.

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October 23, 2020: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on October 23, 2020 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on October 23, 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 October 23, 2020 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 56% full, rising at 02:36 pm and setting at 12:10 am.

The previous full moon was on Oct 01, 2020 while the next full moon would come on Oct 31, 2020.

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Who was born on October 23, 2020?

Whose famous birthday is on October 23rd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on October 23rd:

  • Emilia Clarke
    Emilia Clarke

    Emilia clarke is a british actress best known for her role as daenerys targaryen in the television series game of thrones.

  • Ryan Reynolds
    Ryan Reynolds

    Canadian-american actor, most well-known for his role on the tv sitcom "two guys, a girl, and a pizza place.

  • Johnny Carson
    Johnny Carson

    American television personality, who was reportedly the host of the tonight show from october 1, 1962 to a salary of $100,000 per year.

  • Nancy Grace
    Nancy Grace

    Nancy grace is an american former prosecutor who gained fame as a legal commentator and television host, known for her outspoken and...

  • Amandla Stenberg
    Amandla Stenberg

    Amandla stenberg is a movie actress known for her roles in the hunger games and the hate u give.

  • Michael Crichton
    Michael Crichton

    American author, best-selling sci-fi thriller writer.

  • Dwight Yoakam
    Dwight Yoakam

    American country western singer, recording artist and actor 6 feet tall.

  • Diana Dors
    Diana Dors

    British actress, with a large breast and who was often a good-time girl.

  • Sam Raimi
    Sam Raimi

    American screenwriter and producer of actor directors.

  • Jennie Lee
    Jennie Lee

    American exotic dancer and stripper, known for being "the biggest in town.

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How old is someone born on October 23, 2020?

Someone born on October 23, 2020 is:

3 years 7 months old,

or 43 months and 27 days old,

or 190 weeks and 5 days old,

or 1335 days old,

Use our How old am I? Calculator to know the age of a person today or use the Age Calculator to determine the interval between two dates.

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on October 23, 2020?

There are 126 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Wednesday October 23rd 2024.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on October 23, 2020?

You belong to the Gen Alpha generation if you were born on October 23, 2020.

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October 23, 2020: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on October 23, 2020:

  • Ebbe Skovdahl
  • Jerry Jeff Walker
  • Lenard Lakofka
  • Maria Grazia Bon
  • David Barnes
  • Giusi La Ganga

What famous deaths happened on October 23rd?

Famous deaths on October 23rd:

  • Lino Ventura
    Lino Ventura

    Actor (french detective slap, jigsaw), dies at 67.

  • Oskar Werner
    Oskar Werner

    A renowned Austrian actor known for his roles in films like 'Jules and Jim'.

  • Linden Travers
    Linden Travers

    British actress known for her roles in classic films.

  • Susan Peters
    Susan Peters

    Spokane, washington -- actress.

  • Robert Lansing
    Robert Lansing

    Actor (blade runner and equalizer) dies from cancer at 66.

  • Lou Jacobi
    Lou Jacobi

    Toronto, ontario -- comedian (dean martin show, melba).

  • Khrystian Dior

    Renowned fashion designer known for founding the fashion house of Dior.

  • Mayling Soong

    Chinese political figure and First Lady of the Republic of China.

  • Théophile Gautier

    A prominent figure in French Romanticism, known for his poetry and novels.

  • Paullette Bourgeois

    Paullette Bourgeois was a Canadian children's author best known for her 'Franklin the Turtle' book series.

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October 23, 2020: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on October 23, 2020:

  • Chemistry: Mole Day
  • Astrology: First day of sun sign Scorpio in Western tropical astrology.
  • Hungary - National Day (revolution of 1956 and the proclamation of the Republic of Hungary in 1989)
  • Also see October 23 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Giovanni da Capistrano; Anicius Manlius Severinus Boethius
  • French Republican Calendar - CTleri (Celery) Day, second day in the Month of Brumaire

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October 23, 2020: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on October 23, 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:

Love & Anarchy

Release year: 2020

Directed by: Lina Wertmüller

Love & Anarchy

Release year: 2020

Directed by: Lina Wertmüller


Release year: 2020

Directed by: John Lion

The Right Stuff

Release year: 2020

Directed by: Philip Kaufman


Release year: 2020

Directed by: Thunder Levin


Who was the US President on October 23, 2020?

On October 23, 2020 the US President was Donald John Trump (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 23, 2020?

On October 23, 2020 the UK Prime Minister was Boris Johnson (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on October 23, 2020?

On October 23, 2020 the Pope was Francis.


Back in 2020


What is special about October 23rd?

October 23rd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 23rd day of the month of October. 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 October 23rd, such as:

  • 2018 - Ancient black sea shipwrecks: a team of scientists who work in the black sea reported on the discovery of a classical greek trade ship that was built around 400 bc. it is the oldest intact shipwreck.
  • 2017 - Battle of marawi: after 5 months of fighting, the philippines armed forces announces an end of military operations in marawi's southern region.
  • 2016 - Yemeni civil war (2015-present). saudi arabian-led air strikes on yemeni capital sana'a continue after a cease-fire.

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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 October 2020?

October 2020 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with October being the 10th 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.

Discover how October 2020 calendar looked like.