May 23, 1941

May 23, 1941, was a Friday. It was 83 years, 2 months, and 1 day ago. The zodiac star sign for this date is Gemini.


This date occurred 30,378 days ago. Approximately 1,013 months have passed. It was the 143rd day of 1941, in week 21. The decade was the 1940s. People who were born on May 23, 1941, are now 83 years old and belong to the Silent Generation generation. 338 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 May 23, 1941.

  • 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 May 23, 1941.

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What happened around this time?

News stories, pop culture trends, and other events that happened around May 23, 1941.

  • May 9, 1941: World War II: The German submarine U-110 is captured by British forces.
  • May 10, 1941:
    • World War II: Germany's Luftwaffe damages the House of Commons in London during an air raid.
    • World War II: Leading Nazi Rudolf Hess parachutes into Scotland with the intention of negotiating a peace deal between Germany and the United Kingdom.
  • This date: May 23, 1941
Zodiac info


Zodiac, birthstone, and birth flower information.

Personality summary image

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on May 23, 1941, will have the star sign Gemini.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1941 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 7.
  • Native American Zodiac: May 23, 1941 falls under the Deer.
  • Birthstone: A person during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
  • Birth flower (May): The Lily of the Valley and the Hawthorn.
Children TV shows

Cartoons and children's TV shows in May 1941

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

Tom and Jerry
Tom and Jerry
Looney Tunes
Looney Tunes

Toys in 1941

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 May 23, 1941?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 1941.

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 May 23, 1947, instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures, and other notable people who were born on May 23.

John Bardeen

John Bardeen

American physicist Deceased
Born on May 23, 1908
He turned 33 on this day in 1941.

Bill Barr

Bill Barr

US Attorney General
Born on May 23, 1950
He was born exactly 9 years after this date.

Drew Carey

Drew Carey

Born on May 23, 1958
He was born exactly 17 years after this date.

Melissa McBride

Melissa McBride

Born on May 23, 1965
She was born exactly 24 years after this date.

Bray Wyatt

Bray Wyatt

Wrestler Deceased
Born on May 23, 1987
He was born exactly 46 years after this date.

Aaron Donald

Aaron Donald

NFL player
Born on May 23, 1991
He was born exactly 50 years after this date.

James Charles

James Charles

Internet personality
Born on May 23, 1999
He was born exactly 58 years after this date.


US President

Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the President of the United States on May 23, 1941.


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 May 23, 1941 was most likely conceived around August 30, 1940.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on May 23, 1941 is close to February 13, 1942.

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Stats for May 23, 1941


Here are some interesting statistics about May 23, 1941:

  • 30,378 days have passed since this date.
  • 4,339 weeks have passed.
  • 2,624,659,200 seconds have passed since May 23, 1941.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beat approximately 3,062,102,400 times.
  • Since then, the Earth has traveled approximately 1,354,324,147,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 437,443,200 times.
  • You have taken approximately 225,720,691 steps. That's roughly 100,320 miles.
  • 31,495,910 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere.
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