August 22nd, 1642

August 22nd, 1642, fell on a Friday. Day 234 of 1642. Decade: 1640s.

377 years, 9 months and 12 days have passed since August 22nd, 1642.

On This Date

Events that occurred on August 22nd, 1642:

  • The English Civil War begins.

Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 377 years, 9 months and 12 days have passed since August 22nd, 1642.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 34 of 1642.
  • Leap Year: 1642 was NOT a leap year.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on August 22nd, 1642, will have the star sign Leo.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1642 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: August 22nd, 1642 falls under the Bear.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 22nd of August:


National holidays and famous events that fall on the 22nd of August:

  • National Flag Day (Russia)

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on August 22nd, 1642 was probably conceived around the 12th of November, 1641. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on August 22nd, 1642 is the 1st of June, 1643. (Rough Estimate).

22nd of August

Events that have occurred on the 22nd of August:

  • August 22nd, 1902: Cadillac Motor Company is founded.
  • August 22nd, 1919: Irish leader Michael Collins is shot and killed in Cork, Ireland during an ambush by anti-Treaty forces.
  • August 22nd, 1989: Black Panthers co-founder Huey Newton is shot and killed in Los Angeles, California.
  • August 22nd, 1986: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986) is released in movie theaters.
  • August 22nd, 1992: East 17 release their debut single "House of Love".
  • August 22nd, 2008: Barack Obama announces Joe Biden as his running mate for the 2008 US presidential election.
  • August 22nd, 2012: Irish crime: Murdered childcare worker Elaine O'Hara is last seen alive.


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about August 22nd, 1642.

  • 137,983 days have passed since this date.
  • 11,921,726,079 seconds have passed since the August 22nd, 1642.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 13,908,680,426 times.
  • Since August 22nd, 1642, earth has travelled approximately 6,151,610,656,764 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 1,986,954,347 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 1,025,268,443 steps. That's about 455,675 miles!
  • Since this date, 143,060,713 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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