8th of March, 1944

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 8th of March, 1944, fell on a Wednesday.
  • Decade: 1940s.
  • 74 years, 1 months and 15 days have passed since the 8th of March, 1944.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 10 of 1944.
  • Day 68 of 1944.
  • Leap Year: 1944 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1944 was the year of the Monkey (Yang Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 8th of March, 1944 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 8th of March, 1944, will be 74 years of age.
  • American Format: 03-08-1944 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1944-03-08. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19440308" 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 8th of March, 1944.

  • 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 8th of March, 1944.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 8th of March, 1944 was probably conceived around the 30th of May, 1943. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 8th of March, 1944 is the 16th of December, 1944. (Rough Estimate).

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 8th of March:

  • 8th of March, 1966: Nelson's Pillar in Dublin, Ireland, is blown up by former IRA members.
  • 8th of March, 1973: The Northern Ireland sovereignty referendum takes place. It is largely boycotted by the nationalist community
  • 8th of March, 1973: Singer Ron "Pigpen" McKernan passes away.
  • 8th of March, 1988: Super Tuesday: U.S. presidential candidate George H. W. Bush defeats Bob Dole in a number of Republican primaries
  • 8th of March, 2014: Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappears from radar.
  • 8th of March, 1993: The first episode of "Beavis and Butt-head" is aired.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 8th of March:

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 8th of March, 1944.

  • 27,073 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,339,107,200 seconds have passed since the 8th of March, 1944.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,728,958,400 times.
  • Since the 8th of March, 1944, earth has travelled approximately 1,206,979,315,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 389,851,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 201,163,219 steps. That's about 89,406 miles!
  • Since this date, 28,069,286 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Mittwoch.
  • French: Mercredi.
  • Italian: Mercoledi.
  • Spanish: Miercoles.
  • Portuguese: Quarta-feira.

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