October 12th, 1937.

October 12th, 1937, was a Tuesday. It was day 285 of 1937. The decade was the 1930s.

84 years, 9 months and 29 days have passed since October 12th, 1937.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Libra.


News topics, fads & culture.

These are trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are topics that would have been in the media on October 12th, 1937.

  • The Great Depression.

    The Great Depression.

    A severe worldwide economic depression was occurring during this period of time.


Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 84 years, 9 months and 29 days have passed since October 12th, 1937.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 41 of 1937.
  • Leap Year: 1937 was not a leap year.
  • Age: A person born on October 12th, 1937 will be 84 years old.
  • Generation: People born in 1937 belong to the Silent Generation generation.
Zodiac info

Horoscope, birthstone and birth flower information.

Zodiac and birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 12th, 1937, will have the star sign Libra.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1937 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 6.
  • Native American Zodiac: October 12th, 1937 falls under the Raven.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.
  • Birth flower (October): The Marigold and the Cosmos.

Personality traits.

Check out our personality summary for people who were born on October 12th, 1937.

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Children TV shows

Kids' TV shows on October 12th, 1937.

Cartoons and TV shows that children and teenagers were watching on this day in 1937.

Looney Tunes
Looney Tunes


Popular toys and games in 1937.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 1937.

Dimestore soldiers
Dimestore soldiers

Were you born on this date?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 1937.

This is because humans find it difficult to retrieve memories from their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then you should check out October 12th, 1943 instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and other notable people who were born on October 12th.

Luciano Pavarotti

Italian operatic tenor. Deceased
Born on October 12th, 1935
He turned 2 on this day in 1937.

Hugh Jackman

Born on October 12th, 1968
He was born exactly 31 years after this date.

Josh Hutcherson

Born on October 12th, 1992
He was born exactly 55 years after this date.


US President.

Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the President of the United States on October 12th, 1937.


UK Prime Minister.

Neville Chamberlain was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on October 12th, 1937.


Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on October 12th, 1937 was most likely conceived around January 19th, 1937.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 12th, 1937 is close to July 5th, 1938.

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Stats for October 12th, 1937

Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about October 12th, 1937.

  • A total of 30,984 days have passed since this date.
  • 4,426 weeks have passed.
  • 2,677,014,000 seconds have passed since the October 12th, 1937.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 3,123,183,000 times.
  • Since October 12th, 1937, the Earth has travelled approximately 1,381,339,224,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 446,169,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 230,223,204 steps. That's about 102,321 miles!
  • Since this date, 32,124,168 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere!

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