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August 1st, 2022.

August 1st, 2022, was a Monday. It was day 213 of 2022. The decade was the 2020s.

4 months and 9 days have passed since August 1st, 2022.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Leo.

On This Day

On this day.

What happened on August 1st, 2022?

  • Ekin-Su Culculoglu and Davide Sanclimenti are crowned as the winners of Love Island 2022.
Information

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 4 months and 9 days have passed since August 1st, 2022.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 31 of 2022.
  • Leap Year: 2022 is NOT a leap year.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1659308400.
Events

Around this time.

News stories and other events that happened around August 1st, 2022.

  • July 2nd, 2022: It is reported that a restraining order has been filed against Latin singer Ricky Martin.
  • July 3rd, 2022: Several people are killed in an avalanche in the Italian Alps.
  • July 3rd, 2022: Three people are killed during a mass shooting at the Field's shopping mall in Copenhagen, Denmark.
  • July 4th, 2022: 7 people are killed after a gunman opens fire at a "July 4th" parade in Highland Park, Illinois.
  • July 5th, 2022: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson admits that he previously received reports of sexual misconduct about Deputy Chief Whip Chris Pincher.
  • July 5th, 2022: UK politics: Health Secretary Sajid Javid and Chancellor Rishi Sunak resign following Boris Johnson's admission that he knew about allegations concerning Chris Pincher.
  • July 6th, 2022: Actor James Caan, who starred in The Godfather (1972) and Elf (2003), passes away at the age of 82.
  • July 7th, 2022: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson announces that he will be stepping down in October after more than 50 MPs resign from his government.
  • July 7th, 2022: Derek Chauvin is sentenced to 21 years in prison for violating the civil rights of George Floyd.
  • July 8th, 2022: Former Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is shot dead while delivering a campaign speech in Nara.
  • July 8th, 2022: Elon Musk states that he is terminating his acquisition of Twitter.
  • July 8th, 2022: US President Joe Biden signs an executive order on access to reproductive health care services in response to the Supreme Court's overturning of Roe vs. Wade.
  • July 8th, 2022: It is reported that WWE CEO Vince McMahon paid $12 million in "hush money" to four women who accused him of sexual misconduct and infidelity.
  • July 8th, 2022: Actor Tony Sirico, who portrayed Paulie Walnuts in the crime drama "The Sopranos", passes away at the age of 79.
  • July 9th, 2022: Sri Lanka's president, Gotabaya Rajapaksa, announces his resignation after thousands of protesters storm his residence and force him to flee.
  • July 9th, 2022: Canada experiences a massive mobile and Internet outage.
  • July 11th, 2022: NASA releases the first image from the James Webb Space Telescope.
  • July 12th, 2022: The Euro strikes parity with the US Dollar.
  • July 12th, 2022: Twitter sues Elon Musk in an attempt to force him to complete his $44 billion acquisition.
  • July 13th, 2022: A judge denies Amber Heard's appeal for a new defamation trial.
  • July 13th, 2022: It is reported that inflation in the United States rose 9.1% in June.
  • July 14th, 2022: Actor Kevin Spacey pleads not guilty to sexual assault.
  • July 14th, 2022: Donald Trump's first wife, Ivana Trump, dies after after falling down the stairs.
  • July 15th, 2022: The action thriller "The Gray Man" is released in movie theaters.
  • July 15th, 2022: The mystery drama film "Where the Crawdads Sing" is released.
  • July 19th, 2022: 17 US politicians are arrested at an abortion rights protest outside of the Supreme Court.
  • July 19th, 2022: The United Kingdom experiences a record temperature of 40.2°C.
  • July 21st, 2022: US President Joe Biden tests positive for Covid-19.
  • July 22nd, 2022: The sci-fi horror film "Nope" is released.
  • July 22nd, 2022: Vince McMahon steps down as the CEO of the WWE.
  • July 25th, 2022: Northern Ireland politician David Trimble, who was one of the architects of the Good Friday Agreement, passes away at the age of 77.
  • July 25th, 2022: Goodfellas actor Paul Sorvino passes away at the age of 83.
  • July 25th, 2022: The defamation trial between conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and the parents of the Sandy Hook shooting victims begins in Austin, Texas.
  • July 28th, 2022: A rumor about Prince William having an affair goes viral on social media.
  • July 28th, 2022: The Australian soap opera "Neighbours" comes to an end after 37 years.
  • July 29th, 2022: Beyonce releases her album "Renaissance".
  • July 29th, 2022: The animated film "DC League of Super-Pets" is released.
  • July 29th, 2022: Prosecutors in Spain say that they will be seeking an 8-year prison sentence for singer Shakira for alleged tax fraud.
  • July 30th, 2022: Wagatha Christie: Rebekah Vardy loses her libel trial against Coleen Rooney.
  • July 30th, 2022: US President Joe Biden tests positive for Covid-19 for the second time.
  • July 30th, 2022: Pope Francis admits that he needs to "slow down" or retire.
  • July 30th, 2022: A teenager is killed and four people are critically injured after they are stabbed by a man while tubing on a Wisconsin river.
  • July 30th, 2022: A report claims that Prince Charles accepted £1m from the family of al-Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden.
  • July 31st, 2022: Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri is killed in a drone strike.
  • This date: August 1st, 2022
  • August 2nd, 2022: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi arrives in Taiwan despite warnings from China that the US will "pay the price" for the visit.
  • August 2nd, 2022: Voters in Kansas protect abortion rights by rejecting measures that would have allowed the state legislature to tighten abortion restrictions.
  • August 3rd, 2022: China begins to hold military drills in six zones surrounding Taiwan.
  • August 3rd, 2022: Warner Brothers decides to scrap the movie Batgirl.
  • August 4th, 2022: WNBA star Brittney Griner is found guilty of drugs charges in Russia and sentenced to nine years in prison.
  • August 5th, 2022: The action-comedy film "Bullet Train", starring Brad Pitt, is released in movie theaters.
  • August 5th, 2022: The sci-fi film "Prey" is released.
  • August 5th, 2022: It is announced that Kim Kardashian and Pete Davidson have ended their relationship after nine months.
  • August 5th, 2022: Indiana passes a bill to restrict abortion access.
  • August 5th, 2022: A court orders Alex Jones to pay $49 million in damages over Sandy Hook hoax claims.
  • August 5th, 2022: Actress Anne Heche crashes into a house and suffers severe burns.
  • August 8th, 2022: Singer and Grease actress Olivia Newton-John passes away at the age of 73.
  • August 8th, 2022: The FBI raids Donald Trump's Mar-A-Lago residence in search of classified documents.
  • August 11th, 2022: It is reported that actress Ann Heche is not expected to survive due to a serious brain injury that she suffered in a car crash the previous week.
  • August 11th, 2022: An off-duty Virginia police officer who stormed the US Capitol in Washington DC is sentenced to more than seven years in prison.
  • August 11th, 2022: US Attorney General Merrick Garland states that he personally approved the search of Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate.
  • August 12th, 2022: It is reported that actress Anne Heche has died at the age of 53.
  • August 12th, 2022: Author Sir Salman Rushdie is stabbed while giving a lecture in New Yok.
  • August 12th, 2022: 10 people are killed during a mass shooting in Cetinje, Montenegro.
  • August 14th, 2022: More than 40 people lose their lives after a fire rips through a Coptic Christian church in Cairo, Egypt.
  • August 15th, 2022: The finale of "Better Call Saul" is aired on television.
  • August 19th, 2022: Internet personality Andrew Tate is banned from Facebook and Instagram.
  • August 20th, 2022: Boxing: Oleksandr Usyk defeats Anthony Joshua by split decision.
  • August 20th, 2022: UFC: Leon Edwards knocks out Kamaru Usman to win the welterweight title.
  • August 20th, 2022: Darya Dugina, the daughter of a far-right Russian ideologue, Alexander Dugin, is killed in a car bombing outside of Moscow.
  • August 23rd, 2022: The video game "Saints Row" (2022 reboot) is released.
  • August 26th, 2022: David Guetta and Bebe Rexha release the song "I'm Good (Blue)".
  • August 26th, 2022: Britney Spears and Elton John release the song "Hold Me Closer".
  • August 27th, 2022: Six people are killed after a truck crashes into a barbecue in the Netherlands.
  • August 29th, 2022: Iraq orders a nationwide curfew after protesters storm the government palace in response to the resignation of Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr.
  • August 29th, 2022: Ukrainian forces launch a counterattack against Russia in the southern region of Kherson.
  • August 30th, 2022: Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev passes away at the age of 91.
  • August 30th, 2022: It is reported that Leonardo DiCaprio has split up with his girlfriend Camila Morrone.
Zodiac info

Horoscope, birthstone and birth flower information.

Zodiac and birthstone information.

NEW! Check out our personality summary image for this birth date.

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on August 1st, 2022, will have the star sign Leo.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2022 is the year of the Tiger (Yang Fire).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 6.
  • Native American Zodiac: August 1st, 2022 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: A person during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
  • Birth flower (August): The Gladiolus and the Poppy.

Personality traits.

Check out our personality summary for people who were born on August 1st, 2022.

What are your strengths and weaknesses?

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Television shows

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching in August, 2022.

Stranger Things
Stranger Things
Science fiction series.

Better Call Saul
Better Call Saul
Breaking Bad spin-off.

The Walking Dead
The Walking Dead
Post-apocalyptic horror series with zombies.

Grey's Anatomy
Grey's Anatomy
Medical drama television series.

Toys

Popular toys and games in 2022.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2022.

The PlayStation 5
The PlayStation 5

The Xbox Series X
The Xbox Series X

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and other notable people who were born on August 1st.

Jerry Garcia

Guitarist. Deceased
Born on August 1st, 1942
He was not alive on this date.

Tommy Bolin

American guitarist. Deceased
Born on August 1st, 1951
He was not alive on this date.

Chuck D

Rapper.
Born on August 1st, 1960
He turned 62 on this day in 2022.

Micheál Martin

Irish politician.
Born on August 1st, 1960
He turned 62 on this day in 2022.

Coolio

Rapper. Deceased
Born on August 1st, 1963
He turned 59 on this day in 2022.

Jason Momoa

Actor.
Born on August 1st, 1979
He turned 43 on this day in 2022.

Bastian Schweinsteiger

German soccer player.
Born on August 1st, 1984
He turned 38 on this day in 2022.

Nemanja Matic

Serbian soccer player.
Born on August 1st, 1988
He turned 34 on this day in 2022.

Holidays

Holidays.

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 1st of August.

  • August Bank Holiday (Ireland)
USA

US President.

Joe Biden was the President of the United States on August 1st, 2022.

UK

UK Prime Minister.

Boris Johnson was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Ireland

Irish Taoiseach.

Micheál Martin was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on August 1st, 2022 was most likely conceived around November 8th, 2021.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on August 1st, 2022 is close to April 24th, 2023.

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Stats for August 1st, 2022

Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about August 1st, 2022.

  • A total of 131 days have passed since this date.
  • 18 weeks have passed.
  • 11,322,000 seconds have passed since the August 1st, 2022.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 13,209,000 times.
  • Since August 1st, 2022, the Earth has travelled approximately 5,842,152,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 1,887,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 973,692 steps. That's about 433 miles!
  • Since this date, 135,864 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere!
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