18th of August, 2017

The 18th of August, 2017, fell on a Friday. Day 230 of 2017. Decade: 2010s.

2 years, 9 months and 13 days have passed since the 18th of August, 2017.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 18th of August, 2017:

  • Steve Bannon leaves the Trump administration.


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 18th 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, 9 months and 13 days have passed since the 18th of August, 2017.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 33 of 2017.
  • Leap Year: 2017 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 18th of August, 2017, will be 2 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1503010800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 18th of August, 2017:

  • 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.
  • 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 18th 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 18th 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 18th of August:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Donald Trump was the President of the United States on the 18th of August, 2017.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 18th of August, 2017 was probably conceived around the 8th of November, 2016. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 18th of August, 2017 is the 28th of May, 2018. (Rough Estimate).

Computer Games

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

  • Fortnite - Battle royale game.

18th of August

Events that have occurred on the 18th of August:


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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 18th of August, 2017.

  • 1,017 days have passed since this date.
  • 87,868,800 seconds have passed since the 18th of August, 2017.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 102,513,600 times.
  • Since the 18th of August, 2017, earth has travelled approximately 45,340,300,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 14,644,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 7,556,717 steps. That's about 3,359 miles!
  • Since this date, 1,054,426 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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