1st of August, 1966

The 1st of August, 1966, fell on a Monday. Day 213 of 1966. Decade: 1960s.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 1st of August, 1966:

  • University of Texas massacre: Charles Whitman kills 16 people.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 1st of August, 1966:

  • United States: Wild Thing - Troggs
  • United Kingdom: Out Of Time - Chris Farlowe

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 1st of August, 1966.

  • The Inheritor.

    "The Inheritor" was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1966. The term represents the "Baby boomer" demographic cohort, which was born after World War II.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 1st of August:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 53 years, 1 months and 15 days have passed since the 1st of August, 1966.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 31 of 1966.
  • Leap Year: 1966 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 1st of August, 1966, will be 53 years of age.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 1st of August, 1966:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 1st of August, 1966, will have the star sign Leo.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1966 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 1st of August, 1966 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.

Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 1st of August:

  • August Bank Holiday (Ireland)

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Lyndon Baines Johnson was the President of the United States on the 1st of August, 1966.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 1st of August, 1966 was probably conceived around the 22nd of October, 1965. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 1st of August, 1966 is the 11th of May, 1967. (Rough Estimate).

1st of August

Events that have occurred on the 1st of August:


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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 1st of August, 1966.

  • 19,404 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,676,505,600 seconds have passed since the 1st of August, 1966.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,955,923,200 times.
  • Since the 1st of August, 1966, earth has travelled approximately 865,076,889,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 279,417,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 144,179,482 steps. That's about 64,080 miles!
  • Since this date, 20,118,067 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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