1st of September, 1939

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 1st of September, 1939, fell on a Friday.
  • On this exact date: Germany and the Soviet Union invade Poland, which kicks off World War Two.
  • Decade: 1930s.
  • 78 years, 2 months and 20 days have passed since the 1st of September, 1939.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 35 of 1939.
  • Day 244 of 1939.
  • Leap Year: 1939 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1939 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 1st of September, 1939 falls under the Bear.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of September will have the birthstone Sapphire.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 1st of September, 1939, will be 78 years of age.
  • American Format: 09-01-1939 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1939-09-01. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19390901" are easier to sort.

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 1st of September, 1939.

  • World War II

    During this period of time (01 Sep 1939 to 02 Sep 1945), the Second World War was raging on.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the President of the United States on the 1st of September, 1939.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 1st of September, 1939 was probably conceived around the 22nd of November, 1938. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 1st of September, 1939 is the 10th of June, 1940. (Rough Estimate).

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 1st of September:

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 1st of September:

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 1st of September, 1939.

  • 28,569 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,468,365,200 seconds have passed since the 1st of September, 1939.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,879,759,400 times.
  • Since the 1st of September, 1939, earth has travelled approximately 1,273,676,443,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 411,394,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 212,279,407 steps. That's about 94,346 miles!
  • Since this date, 29,620,382 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Friday" in other languages is:

  • German: Freitag.
  • French: Vendredi.
  • Italian: Venerdi.
  • Spanish: Viernes.
  • Portuguese: Sexta-feira.

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