October 15th, 1939.

October 15th, 1939, was a Sunday. It was day 288 of 1939. The decade was the 1930s.

82 years, 10 months and 0 days have passed since October 15th, 1939.

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 15th, 1939.

  • World War II.

    World War II.

    World War II was raging on during this period of time.


Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 82 years, 10 months and 0 days have passed since October 15th, 1939.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 41 of 1939.
  • Leap Year: 1939 was not a leap year.
  • Age: A person born on October 15th, 1939 will be 82 years old.
  • Generation: People born in 1939 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 15th, 1939, will have the star sign Libra.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1939 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 11.
  • Native American Zodiac: October 15th, 1939 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 15th, 1939.

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Children TV shows

Kids' TV shows on October 15th, 1939.

Cartoons and TV shows that children and teenagers were watching on this day in 1939.

Looney Tunes
Looney Tunes


Popular toys and games in 1939.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 1939.

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 1939.

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 15th, 1945 instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and other notable people who were born on October 15th.

Tito Jackson

Born on October 15th, 1953
He was born exactly 14 years after this date.

Dominic West

English actor.
Born on October 15th, 1969
He was born exactly 30 years after this date.

Andy Cole

Soccer player.
Born on October 15th, 1971
He was born exactly 32 years after this date.

Mesut Özil

German soccer player.
Born on October 15th, 1988
He was born exactly 49 years after this date.

Anthony Joshua

Born on October 15th, 1989
He was born exactly 50 years after this date.


US President.

Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the President of the United States on October 15th, 1939.


UK Prime Minister.

Neville Chamberlain was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on October 15th, 1939.


Irish Taoiseach.

Éamon de Valera was the Taoiseach of Ireland.


Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on October 15th, 1939 was most likely conceived around January 22nd, 1939.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 15th, 1939 is close to July 7th, 1940.

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Stats for October 15th, 1939

Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about October 15th, 1939.

  • A total of 30,255 days have passed since this date.
  • 4,322 weeks have passed.
  • 2,614,032,000 seconds have passed since the October 15th, 1939.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 3,049,704,000 times.
  • Since October 15th, 1939, the Earth has travelled approximately 1,348,840,512,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 435,672,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 224,806,752 steps. That's about 99,914 miles!
  • Since this date, 31,368,384 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere!

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