1st of August, 2017

The 1st of August, 2017, fell on a Tuesday. Day 213 of 2017. Decade: 2010s.

2 years, 8 months and 1 days have passed since the 1st of August, 2017.



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, 2017.

  • The Shape of Water

    "The Shape of Water" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2017.

  • 2017 in movies.

    Popular movies in 2017 included the likes of It, Get Out, Dunkirk, Wonder Woman, Blade Runner 2049, Baby Driver, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Thor: Ragnarok, Logan, Molly's Game, John Wick: Chapter 2 and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.

  • 2017 in music.

    Popular music artists in 2017 included Ed Sheeran, The Chainsmokers, Bruno Mars, Coldplay, Kendrick Lamar, Future, DJ Khaled, Post Malone, French Montana, Cardi B, Logic, Imagine Dragons, Lil Pump, Shawn Mendes and Kygo.

  • Record of the Year: 2017

    "24K Magic" by Bruno Mars would go on to win a Grammy for 2017's Record of the Year.

  • Gal Gadot

    Israeli actress Gal Gadot is named as FHM's sexiest woman of the year in 2017.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 2 years, 8 months and 1 days have passed since the 1st of August, 2017.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 31 of 2017.
  • Leap Year: 2017 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 1st of August, 2017, will be 2 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1501542000.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 1st of August, 2017:

  • 10th of July, 2017: The Iraqi city of Mosul is declared fully liberated from ISIS.
  • 14th of July, 2017: Football: Kyle Walker leaves Spurs for Manchester City.
  • 19th of July, 2017: It is revealed that U.S. Senator John McCain has an aggressive form of brain cancer.
  • 20th of July, 2017: Linkin Park lead singer Chester Bennington commits suicide.
  • 21st of July, 2017: Sean Spicer resigns from his role as White House Press Secretary.
  • 24th of July, 2017: Love Island: Amber Davies and Kem Cetinay are crowned as winners.
  • 12th of August, 2017: A white supremacist kills Heather Heyer after driving his car into a crowd of counter-protesters at the Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, Virginia.
  • 18th of August, 2017: Steve Bannon leaves the Trump administration.
  • 19th of August, 2017: The "Distracted Boyfriend" meme begins to go viral
  • 26th of August, 2017: Floyd Mayweather Jr. defeats Conor McGregor in a professional boxing match.
  • 27th of August, 2017: "Humble" by Kendrick Lamar wins Video of the Year at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 1st of August, 2017, will have the star sign Leo.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2017 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 1st of August, 2017 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.

2017 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2017.

"Game Shakers" - "Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn" - "Henry Danger" - "Paw Patrol" - "Doc McStuffins" - "Dora the Explorer"


2017 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2017:

  • Nintendo Switch
  • Fidget spinner

Celebrity Birthdays

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


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Donald Trump was the President of the United States on the 1st of August, 2017.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 1st of August, 2017 was probably conceived around the 22nd of October, 2016. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 1st of August, 2017 is the 11th of May, 2018. (Rough Estimate).

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Fortnite - Battle royale game.

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, 2017.

  • 975 days have passed since this date.
  • 84,240,000 seconds have passed since the 1st of August, 2017.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 98,280,000 times.
  • Since the 1st of August, 2017, earth has travelled approximately 43,467,840,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 14,040,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 7,244,640 steps. That's about 3,220 miles!
  • Since this date, 1,010,880 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Comments

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