23rd of October, 1940

The 23rd of October, 1940, fell on a Wednesday. Day 297 of 1940. Decade: 1940s.

79 years, 3 months and 3 days have passed since the 23rd of October, 1940.


Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: Pele: Brazilian soccer player.


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 the 23rd of October, 1940.

  • World War II

    During this period of time (01 Sep 1939 to 02 Sep 1945), the Second World War was raging on.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 23rd of October:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 79 years, 3 months and 3 days have passed since the 23rd of October, 1940.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 43 of 1940.
  • Leap Year: 1940 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Age: Anyone born on the 23rd of October, 1940, will be 79 years of age.


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 23rd of October, 1940, will have the star sign Scorpio.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1940 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 23rd of October, 1940 falls under the Snake.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the President of the United States on the 23rd of October, 1940.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 23rd of October, 1940 was probably conceived around the 14th of January, 1940. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 23rd of October, 1940 is the 2nd of August, 1941. (Rough Estimate).

23rd of October

Events that have occurred on the 23rd of October:


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 23rd of October, 1940.

  • 28,949 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,501,197,200 seconds have passed since the 23rd of October, 1940.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,918,063,400 times.
  • Since the 23rd of October, 1940, earth has travelled approximately 1,290,617,755,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 416,866,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 215,102,959 steps. That's about 95,601 miles!
  • Since this date, 30,014,366 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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