01-08-1990Green Day's third EP Sweet Children was released this month
01-08-1998'Prosthetic Head' is released as a promotional single from Nimrod in Germany this month
03-08-2009Kerrang! Awards: Best International Band (Nominated), Best Album - 21st Century Breakdown (Nominated)
04-08-2017Green Day release their remix of 'Fell For You' as a digital single
08-08-2003Kerplunk is certified Platinum in the US (1 million units)
11-08-2016'Bang Bang' is released as a single from Revolution Radio
12-08-2007Green Day's side project Foxboro Hot Tubs release the Stop Drop And Roll!!! EP
14-08-2012'Kill The DJ' is released as a single from ¡Uno!
14-08-2012Green Day release Oh Love EP
17-08-1994Dookie is certified Platinum in the US (1 million units)
19-08-2008Billie Joe's side project Pinhead Gunpowder release the West Side Highway EP
22-08-2001Green Day release Tune In, Tokyo... live EP
22-08-2005American Idiot is certified 4x Multi-Platinum in the US (4 million units)
24-08-2006Kerrang! Awards: Best Video - 'Jesus Of Suburbia' (Nominated)
25-08-2004Kerrang! Awards: Hall Of Fame (Won)
25-08-2005Kerrang! Awards: Best Band on the Planet (Won), Best Live Band (Won), Best Single - 'American Idiot' (Nominated), Best Video - 'Holiday' (Nominated)
27-08-2019A photo book called Green Day: Photographs By Bob Gruen is released
28-08-2001Green Day perform 'Castaway', 'Waiting' and 'Minority' on The Evening Session
28-08-2001Kerrang! Awards: Classic Songwriter (Won), Best International Live Act (Nominated), Best Band in the World (Nominated)
28-08-2005Green Day perform 'Boulevard Of Broken Dreams' on the MTV Video Music Awards
28-08-2005MTV VMA's: Video Of The Year, Best Group Video, Best Rock Video, Best Direction, Best Editing, Best Cinematography - 'Boulevard Of Broken Dreams' (Won), Viewers Choice Award - 'American Idiot' (Won), Best Art Direction - 'American Idiot' (Nominated)
28-08-2012Green Day release The Studio Albums: 1990-2009 box set
30-08-2020MTV VMA's: Best Rock Video - 'Oh Yeah' (Nominated)
31-08-2000'Minority' is released as a single from Warning
31-08-2004'American Idiot' is released as a single from American Idiot