A lot can happen in 635 days, some of it we can tend to forget. The Cleveland Browns had forgotten how to win during that time.

That ended Thursday night when the Browns beat the New York Jets 21-17. It was the Browns' first win since Christmas Eve 2016 -- a streak of 19 games.

Here is a look at 10 things that happened in the world during the Browns' span of futility.

Eclipse-mania

A total solar eclipse spanned the U.S. coast-to-coast for the first time in 99 years.

Greatest Oscars goof of all time

La La Land was announced as Best Picture winner at the Oscars, but it was actually Moonlight that won. Watch the moment again

Harry and Meghan

Britain's Prince Harry and American Meghan Markle got married, becoming Duke and Duchess of Sussex.

Most-watched pregnancy ever?

April the Giraffe had her baby calf, but not before humans watched for weeks on livestreams waiting for it to happen. Watch it again

Superhero breakthroughs

Wonder Woman and Black Panther blew away the box office, opening the door to more diverse action-adventure leads and directors.

Her-story in the Middle East

Women in Saudi Arabia were given permission to drive

Women drive Saudi Arabia
A student and instructor practice driving at the Jeddah Advanced Driving School at King Abdulaziz University the day after women are once again allowed to drive in Saudi Arabia on June 25, 2018 in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. (Sean Gallup/Getty Images)
Sean Gallup

Barack Obama was still President

Donald Trump was the President-elect in December 2016.

Obama final speech
U.S. President Barack Obama waves to supporters after delivering his farewell speech at McCormick Place on January 10, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Darren Hauck/Getty Images)
Darren Hauck

Mirai was a triple threat

Mirai Nagasu became the first U.S. woman to land a triple axel at the Winter Olympics, helping give the Americans the bronze in the team skate competition.

Thailand cave rescue

Twelve boys and their soccer coach were rescued from a flooded cave in Thailand, having to be guided through a passage that was dangerous even for experienced divers.

Best interview ever!

A couple of young children interrupted dad's BBC interview and the world couldn't get enough. Watch it again