# What Date Is 7 Days Ago From Today?

Are you trying to figure out what the date was seven days ago?

## Date 7 Days Ago

Sunday, September 1, 2024

The date 7 days ago from today is Sunday, September 1, 2024, which is 1 week ago from now. This calculation is made using the today's date, which is September 8, 2024.

You can validate this result using our days from today calculator or our time duration calculator.

The following chart shows the date 7 days ago from today and various other days.
Start DateDate 7 Days Prior
September 4, 2024August 28, 2024
September 5, 2024August 29, 2024
September 6, 2024August 30, 2024
September 7, 2024August 31, 2024
September 8, 2024September 1, 2024
September 9, 2024September 2, 2024
September 10, 2024September 3, 2024
September 11, 2024September 4, 2024
September 12, 2024September 5, 2024

## How to Calculate the Date 7 Days Ago

You can figure out the date seven days ago manually by using a calendar. Look at today's date on the calendar and count backward one day at a time until you've counted 7 total days.

Continue this process of subtracting the days until your original number has reached zero. This is the date 7 days ago.

## 7 Weekdays Ago From Today

If you want to consider only weekdays and ignore days that fall on the weekend, then the date seven weekdays ago is Thursday, August 29, 2024.

You can also use this method to find the date in 7 days.

### Date 7 Weekdays Ago

Thursday, August 29, 2024

It's important to note that this date does not consider holidays that may fall on a weekday. So, you'll need to adjust this to account for any weekday holidays if you're trying to calculate the date 7 business days ago.

You can use a tool such as our day counter to simplify this process.

## How Much Time Is Seven Days Ago?

Seven days ago is the same amount of time as: