1st of May, 2018

The 1st of May, 2018, fell on a Tuesday. Day 121 of 2018. Decade: 2010s.

2 years, 0 months and 26 days have passed since the 1st of May, 2018.



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 May, 2018.

  • Green Book

    "Green Book" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2018.

  • 2018 in movies.

    Movies released in 2018 included Avengers: Infinity War, Black Panther, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, Incredibles 2, Aquaman, Bohemian Rhapsody, Venom, Mission: Impossible - Fallout, Deadpool 2, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, A Quiet Place, A Star Is Born and Halloween.

  • Jamal Khashoggi and Other Journalists.

    "Jamal Khashoggi and Other Journalists" are named as the Time Person of the Year in 2018.

  • 2018 in music.

    Popular music artists in 2018 included Drake, Dua Lipa, Bebe Rexha, Post Malone, XXXTentacion, Cardi B, Ariana Grande, Childish Gambino, Eminem, Juice Wrld, Travis Scott and Kodak Black.

  • Record of the Year: 2018

    "This Is America" by Childish Gambino would go on to win a Grammy for 2018's Record of the Year.

  • Avengers: Infinity War.

    The superhero movie "Avengers: Infinity War" was being played in movie theaters at the time. The movie grossed over $2 billion dollars.

  • Eurovision 2018

    The 2018 Eurovision song contest is held in Lisbon, Portugal. Israel win the contest with the song "Toy" by Netta.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 2 years, 0 months and 26 days have passed since the 1st of May, 2018.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 18 of 2018.
  • Leap Year: 2018 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 1st of May, 2018, will be 2 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1525129200.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 1st of May, 2018:

  • 2nd of April, 2018: Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan announce that they are separating.
  • 5th of April, 2018: Conor McGregor throws a metal equipment dolly at a bus carrying UFC fighters.
  • 15th of April, 2018: Football: Manchester City win the Premier League after Manchester United lose 1-0 at home to West Brom.
  • 20th of April, 2018: Football: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger announces that he will leave the club after 22 years of being in charge
  • 20th of April, 2018: Swedish DJ Avicii commits suicide.
  • 21st of April, 2018: Actor Verne Troyer (Mini-Me) passes away due to alcohol poisoning.
  • 26th of April, 2018: Comedian and actor Bill Cosby is found guilty of sexual assault.
  • 5th of May, 2018: Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson suffers a brain haemorrhage
  • 18th of May, 2018: American model Stephanie Adams kills herself and her seven-year-old son.
  • 19th of May, 2018: Chelsea win the FA Cup after defeating Manchester United 1-0.
  • 19th of May, 2018: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are married.
  • 22nd of May, 2018: Brynn Cartelli wins the fourteenth season of The Voice.
  • 25th of May, 2018: Ireland votes to legalize abortion.
  • 29th of May, 2018: ABC cancel the show "Roseanne" after lead actress Roseanne Barr posts a racist tweet about Valerie Jarrett.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 1st of May, 2018, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2018 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 1st of May, 2018 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

2018 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2018.

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


2018 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2018:

  • Nintendo Switch

Celebrity Birthdays

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


Holidays

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

  • May Day / Labour Day (France)
  • International Workers' Day

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Donald Trump was the President of the United States on the 1st of May, 2018.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 1st of May, 2018 was probably conceived around the 22nd of July, 2017. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 1st of May, 2018 is the 8th of February, 2019. (Rough Estimate).

Computer Games

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

  • Fortnite - Battle royale game.

1st of May

Events that have occurred on the 1st of May:

  • 1st of May, 1949: The state of Israel is recognized.
  • 1st of May, 1967: Elvis Presley marries Priscilla Beaulieu in Las Vegas.
  • 1st of May, 1993: Sri Lanka president Ranasinghe Premadasa is assassinated in a suicide bombing.
  • 1st of May, 1999: The body of English mountaineer George Mallory is discovered on Mount Everest, 75 years after he went missing.
  • 1st of May, 1999: The first episode of SpongeBob SquarePants is aired.
  • 1st of May, 2003: Iraq War: US President George Bush delivers his "Mission Accomplished" speech.
  • 1st of May, 1976: FA Cup Final 1976: A goal from Bobby Stokes helps Southampton secure a 1-0 victory over Manchester United.
  • 1st of May, 1981: The horror movie Friday the 13th Part 2 (1981) is released.
  • 1st of May, 1996: The song Mysterious Girl is released by Peter Andre.
  • 1st of May, 1997: UK politics: The Conservative Party suffer a huge defeat at the hands of the Labour Party in the 1997 United Kingdom general election.
  • 1st of May, 1997: The Tamagotchi is released outside of Japan.
  • 1st of May, 1998: The last episode of "Father Ted" is aired.
  • 1st of May, 2006: Rapper Big Hawk is shot dead in Houston, Texas.
  • 1st of May, 2009: X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009) is released.
  • 1st of May, 2015: The release date for The Avengers: Age of Ultron.
  • 1st of May, 2015: The Expo 2015 begins in Milan, Italy.
  • 1st of May, 2020: The movie "Black Widow (2020)" is released.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 1st of May, 2018.

  • 757 days have passed since this date.
  • 65,404,800 seconds have passed since the 1st of May, 2018.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 76,305,600 times.
  • Since the 1st of May, 2018, earth has travelled approximately 33,748,876,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 10,900,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 5,624,813 steps. That's about 2,500 miles!
  • Since this date, 784,858 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Comments

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