What happened on August 1... but years ago

Wondering what happened on August 1 in history? We have a selection of happenings just for you. Browse our website to see famous people's birthdays on August 1, anniversaries in Music, important dates in Movies & Series and much more.

Celebrity birthdays on August 1

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Photo of Jason Momoa

Jason Momoa

Actor

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Photo of Joe Elliott

Joe Elliott

Singer

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Photo of Coolio

Coolio

Rapper

It's World Wide Web Day!

In 1989 an English scientist called Tim Berners-Lee created the World Wide Web. While being employed at CERN in Switserland, Tim worte the code to the first web browser ever a year later in 1990. In August 1991 it was time to take it to the public. World Wide Web Day celebrates the day ‘browsing’ […]

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