November 15th, 1940

November 15th, 1940, fell on a Friday. Day 320 of 1940. Decade: 1940s.

79 years, 6 months and 21 days have passed since November 15th, 1940.

Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: Sam Waterston: Actor.

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 November 15th, 1940.

  • World War II

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

Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 79 years, 6 months and 21 days have passed since November 15th, 1940.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 46 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 November 15th, 1940, will be 79 years of age.
  • People born in 1940 belong to the "Silent Generation" generation.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on November 15th, 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: November 15th, 1940 falls under the Snake.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of November will have the birthstones Topaz and Citrine.

1940 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1940.

"Looney Tunes"

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 15th of November:

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the President of the United States on November 15th, 1940.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on November 15th, 1940 was probably conceived around the 6th of February, 1940. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on November 15th, 1940 is the 25th of August, 1941. (Rough Estimate).

15th of November

Events that have occurred on the 15th of November:

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about November 15th, 1940.

  • 29,058 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,510,611,200 seconds have passed since the November 15th, 1940.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,929,046,400 times.
  • Since November 15th, 1940, earth has travelled approximately 1,295,475,379,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 418,435,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 215,912,563 steps. That's about 95,961 miles!
  • Since this date, 30,127,334 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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