July 7, 1940

July 7, 1940, was a Sunday. It was 83 years, 10 months, and 11 days ago. The zodiac star sign for this date is Cancer.


Born on July 7, 1940

People who were born on this exact date:


This date occurred 30,631 days ago. Approximately 1,021 months have passed. It was the 189th day of 1940, in week 27. The decade was the 1940s. People who were born on July 7, 1940, are now 83 years old and belong to the Silent Generation generation. 1940 was a leap year, which means that it had an extra day in February. The Earth has experienced 340 seasons of weather since then.


News, nostalgia, and fads

These are news stories, trending topics, and fads that were popular on July 7, 1940.

  • World War II.

    World War II

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

Personality traits

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What happened around this time?

News stories, pop culture trends, and other events that happened around July 7, 1940.

  • June 14, 1940: World War II: German troops enter the French capital Paris.
Zodiac info


Zodiac, birthstone, and birth flower information.

Personality summary image

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on July 7, 1940, will have the star sign Cancer.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1940 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 1.
  • Native American Zodiac: July 7, 1940 falls under the Woodpecker.
  • Birthstone: A person during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.
  • Birth flower (July): The Larkspur and the Water Lily.
Children TV shows

Cartoons and children's TV shows in July 1940

Children and teenagers were watching the following cartoons and TV series:

Tom and Jerry
Tom and Jerry
Looney Tunes
Looney Tunes

Toys in 1940

Children were playing with the following toys and games:

Dimestore soldiers
Dimestore soldiers

Were you born on July 7, 1940?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 1940.

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

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then you should check out July 7, 1946, instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures, and other notable people who were born on July 7.

Jeremy Kyle

Jeremy Kyle

Television host
Born on July 7, 1965
He was born exactly 25 years after this date.

Holly Hagan

Holly Hagan

English TV personality
Born on July 7, 1992
She was born exactly 52 years after this date.


US President

Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the President of the United States on July 7, 1940.


UK Prime Minister

Winston Churchill was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.


Irish Taoiseach

Éamon de Valera was the Taoiseach of Ireland.


Conception dates

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on July 7, 1940 was most likely conceived around October 15, 1939.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on July 7, 1940 is close to March 30, 1941.

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Stats for July 7, 1940


Here are some interesting statistics about July 7, 1940:

  • 30,631 days have passed since this date.
  • 4,375 weeks have passed.
  • 2,646,518,400 seconds have passed since July 7, 1940.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beat approximately 3,087,604,800 times.
  • Since then, the Earth has traveled approximately 1,365,603,494,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 441,086,400 times.
  • You have taken approximately 227,600,582 steps. That's roughly 101,156 miles.
  • 31,758,221 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere.
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