August 8th, 1937

August 8th, 1937, fell on a Sunday. It was day 220 of 1937. The decade was the 1930s.

83 years, 1 months and 19 days have passed since August 8th, 1937.


Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: Dustin Hoffman: Actor.


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 August 8th, 1937.

  • The Great Depression

    A severe worldwide economic depression occurs throughout the 1930s.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 83 years, 1 months and 19 days have passed since August 8th, 1937.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 31 of 1937.
  • Leap Year: 1937 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on August 8th, 1937, will be 83 years of age.
  • People born in 1937 belong to the "Silent Generation" generation.


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on August 8th, 1937, will have the star sign Leo.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Cancer.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1937 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: August 8th, 1937 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.

1937 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1937.

"Looney Tunes"


Celebrity Birthdays

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


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 8th of August:

  • Peace Festival

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the President of the United States on August 8th, 1937.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on August 8th, 1937 was probably conceived around the 29th of October, 1936. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on August 8th, 1937 is the 18th of May, 1938. (Rough Estimate).

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about August 8th, 1937.

  • 30,366 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,623,622,400 seconds have passed since the August 8th, 1937.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 3,060,892,800 times.
  • Since August 8th, 1937, earth has travelled approximately 1,353,789,158,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 437,270,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 225,631,526 steps. That's about 100,281 miles!
  • Since this date, 31,483,469 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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