April 2nd, 1939

April 2nd, 1939, fell on a Sunday. It was day 92 of 1939. The decade was the 1930s.

82 years, 0 months and 15 days have passed since April 2nd, 1939.

Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: Marvin Gaye: RnB Singer.

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 April 2nd, 1939.

  • 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.
  • 82 years, 0 months and 15 days have passed since April 2nd, 1939.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 13 of 1939.
  • Leap Year: 1939 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on April 2nd, 1939, will be 82 years of age.
  • People born in 1939 belong to the Silent Generation generation.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on April 2nd, 1939, will have the star sign Aries.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1939 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: April 2nd, 1939 falls under the Falcon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.

1939 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1939.

  • Looney Tunes

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures and noteable people who were born on the 2nd of April:

US President

Who was the US President on April 2nd, 1939?

  • Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on April 2nd, 1939?

  • Neville Chamberlain was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (Prime Minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Éamon de Valera was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on April 2nd, 1939 was probably conceived around the 23rd of June, 1938. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 2nd, 1939 is the 10th of January, 1940. (Rough Estimate).

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about April 2nd, 1939.

  • 29,967 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,589,145,200 seconds have passed since the April 2nd, 1939.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 3,020,669,400 times.
  • Since April 2nd, 1939, earth has travelled approximately 1,335,998,923,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 431,524,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 222,666,487 steps. That's about 98,963 miles!
  • Since this date, 31,069,742 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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