Using On This Day feature

On This Day shows you memories to look back on from that particular day in your Facebook history. Memories include things like your posts and others' posts you're tagged in, major life events and when you became friends with someone on Facebook.

To see your memories:

  1. Click On This Day in the left column, in the Explore section.
  2. If you don't see it, click See More... to show the full list.

You can also turn on notifications for On This Day to see when you have memories to look back on.

Note: This feature isn't available for everyone.

Control which On This Day memories you see

You can control which memories you see in your News Feed and at On This Day page by adding filters for people or dates you don't want to be reminded of.

To filter memories about a person:

  1. Go to On This Day page.
  2. Click  Preferences.
  3. Click Edit next to People.
  4. Enter the names of the people you don't want to see memories with.
  5. Click Save.

To filter memories for dates:

  1. Go to On This Day page.
  2. Click  Preferences.
  3. Click Edit next to Dates.
  4. Click Select Dates.
  5. Select a start and end date for the date or dates you don't want to see memories from, then click Done.
  6. To add more dates or date ranges, click Select Dates again.
  7. Click Save when you've added all the dates and date ranges you want to cover.