6th of August, 2001
Here are some facts about this particular date:
What Day: The 6th of August, 2001, fell on a Monday.
16 years, 9 months and 15 days have passed since the 6th of August, 2001.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 32 of
Day 218 of
2001. Leap Year: 2001 was NOT a leap year.
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Leo.
Zodiac Element: Fire.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2001 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
Native American Zodiac: The 6th of August, 2001 falls under the Salmon.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
Age: Anyone born on the 6th of August, 2001, will be 16 years of age.
American Format: 08-06-2001 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2001-08-06. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20010806" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 997052400.
National holidays and famous events that fall on the 6th of August:
August Bank Holiday (Ireland)
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 6th of August, 2001:
United States: Bootylicious - Destiny's Child
United Kingdom: Eternal Flame - Atomic Kitten Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "
Rush Hour 2" was at the top of the box office on this date. 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 6th of August, 2001.
American singer Jennifer Loper (aka J. Lo) tops the FHM sexiest woman list in both 2000 and 2001.
Throughout this period of time, the Nokia 3310 would have been one of the most popular cell phones on the market. The phone included a game called "Snake" and it allowed people to customize its cover.
Time Person of the Year 2001
New York mayor Rudolph Giuliani is listed as the Time Person of the Year for 2001.
Weather information for the 6th of August, 2001:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 19.0 degrees Celsius. There was heavy rain. There were 2 hours of sunshine.
New York, USA: Temperature: 78.6 degrees Fahrenheit. 25.89 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
London, England: Temperature: 18.78 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.76cm. US President
Who was the US President on this particular date?
George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on the 6th of August, 2001. Conception Dates
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 6th of August, 2001 was probably conceived around the
27th of October, 2000. (Rough Estimate). The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 6th of August, 2001 is the
16th of May, 2002. (Rough Estimate). Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
13th of July, 2001: The comedy movie Legally Blonde (2001) is released in cinemas.
18th of July, 2001: Jurassic Park III (2001) is released.
18th of July, 2001: A freight train derails in a tunnel under Howard Street in Baltimore, Maryland. The resulting chemical fire rages on for six days.
19th of July, 2001: The video game Final Fantasy X is released.
20th of July, 2001: Spirited Away (2001) is released.
23rd of July, 2001: The video game "Max Payne" is released.
27th of July, 2001: Planet of the Apes (2001) is released.
10th of August, 2001: American Pie 2 (2001) is released.
10th of August, 2001: The Others (2001) is released in cinemas.
21st of August, 2001: Nickleback release their single "How You Remind Me".
23rd of August, 2001: The game "Devil May Cry" is released on the PlayStation 2.
24th of August, 2001: Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (2001) is released.
24th of August, 2001: Windows XP is released.
25th of August, 2001: RnB singer Aaliyah dies in a plane crash. On This Date
Historical events that have occurred on the 6th of August:
6th of August, 1945: Atomic bombing of Hiroshima.
6th of August, 1965: The Voting Rights Act of 1965 is signed into law. The act prohibits racial discrimination in voting
6th of August, 1966: 42 people are killed when Braniff Flight 250 crashes in Falls City, Nebraska.
6th of August, 1978: Pope Paul VI passes away.
6th of August, 1983: German singer Klaus Nomi dies of complications related to AIDS.
6th of August, 2004: American musician Rick James passes away.
6th of August, 1993: The Fugitive (1993) is released in movie theaters.
6th of August, 1999: The movie The Sixth Sense (1999) is released.
6th of August, 1999: The Iron Giant (1999) is released in cinemas.
6th of August, 2008: Pineapple Express (2008) is released in movie theaters. Television
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
The Office (UK version). - Starring Ricky Gervais.
My Wife and Kids - Comedy sitcom about a family called the Kyles.
Grounded for Life - Sitcom about an Irish Catholic family.
Dark Angel - Starring Jessica Alba.
Andromeda - Sci-fi TV series.
Dora the Explorer - Kid's TV series.
Malcolm in the Middle - TV show about a dysfunctional family and their genius son.
The Amanda Show - Starring Amanda Bynes.
Roswell - TV show about the town of Roswell.
Angel - Spin-off show of "Buffy the Vampire Slayer". Computer Games
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Max Payne - Third person shooter game that allowed the player to slow down time.
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2 - Iconic skateboarding game with a great soundtrack.
Spider-Man - An action game that was released by Activision for the PlayStation. Celebrity Birthdays
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 6th of August:
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 6th of August, 2001.
6,132 days have passed since this date.
529,804,800 seconds have passed since the 6th of August, 2001.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 618,105,600 times.
Since the 6th of August, 2001, earth has travelled approximately 273,379,276,800 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 88,300,800 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 45,563,213 steps. That's about 20,250 miles!
Since this date, 6,357,658 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Monday" in other languages is:
Portuguese: Segunda-feira. Random Dates
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