This was 214th day of the year and 152 days remained in the year.
August 1 in History
MTV made its debut at 12:01 AM. The first video shown was Video Killed the Radio Star by the Buggles.
Note: Dates in the Islamic calendar are provided for planning purposes only, and calculated with the hdate Islamic calendar program for moonrise in Boston, Masschusetts. Depending on your location and other factors, this result may differ from actual religious observances by one day. Please consult your local religious authority for any religious determinations of hejiric date.