October 27, 1940

October 27, 1940, was a Sunday. It was the 301st day of 1940. The decade was the 1940s.

83 years, 1 month, and 14 days have passed since October 27, 1940.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Scorpio.


Born on October 27, 1940

People who were born on this exact date:


This date occurred 30,359 days ago. Approximately 1,012 months have passed. It was the 301st day of 1940, in week 43. The decade was the 1940s. Daylight saving time (DST) ended in the United Kingdom, Ireland, and the European Union on October 27, 1940, as the clocks went back by one hour. People who were born on October 27, 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. 337 seasons of weather have come and gone since then.


News, nostalgia, and fads

These are news stories, trending topics, and fads that were popular on October 27, 1940.

  • World War II.

    World War II

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

Personality traits

Check out our personality summary for people who were born on October 27, 1940.

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Zodiac info


Zodiac, birthstone, and birth flower information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 27, 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).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 6.
  • Native American Zodiac: October 27, 1940 falls under the Snake.
  • Birthstone: A person during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.
  • Birth flower (October): The Marigold and the Cosmos.
Children TV shows

Cartoons and children's TV shows in October 1940

If you were a kid on October 27, 1940, then you were probably watching the following cartoons and TV shows:

Tom and Jerry
Tom and Jerry
Looney Tunes
Looney Tunes

Toys in 1940

If you were a child on this date, then you may have had some of the following toys:

Dimestore soldiers
Dimestore soldiers

Were you born on October 27, 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 October 27, 1946, instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures, and other notable people who were born on October 27.

Theodore Roosevelt

Theodore Roosevelt

US President Deceased
Born on October 27, 1858
He was not alive on this date.

Brian Levinson

Brian Levinson

Born on October 27, 1982
He was born exactly 42 years after this date.

Kelly Osbourne

Kelly Osbourne

Born on October 27, 1984
She was born exactly 44 years after this date.

Kurt Zouma

Kurt Zouma

Soccer player
Born on October 27, 1994
He was born exactly 54 years after this date.


US President

Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the President of the United States on October 27, 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 October 27, 1940 was most likely conceived around February 4, 1940.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 27, 1940 is close to July 20, 1941.

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Stats for October 27, 1940


Here are some interesting statistics about October 27, 1940:

  • 30,359 days have passed since this date.
  • 4,337 weeks have passed.
  • 2,623,021,200 seconds have passed since October 27, 1940.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beat approximately 3,060,191,400 times.
  • Since then, the Earth has traveled approximately 1,353,478,939,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 437,170,200 times.
  • You have taken approximately 225,579,823 steps. That's roughly 100,258 miles!
  • Since this date, 31,476,254 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere!
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