October 8th, 1941

October 8th, 1941, fell on a Wednesday. Day 281 of 1941. Decade: 1940s.

78 years, 7 months and 29 days have passed since October 8th, 1941.

Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: Jesse Jackson: Activist.

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 October 8th, 1941.

  • 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:

  • 78 years, 7 months and 29 days have passed since October 8th, 1941.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 41 of 1941.
  • Leap Year: 1941 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on October 8th, 1941, will be 78 years of age.
  • People born in 1941 belong to the "Silent Generation" generation.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 8th, 1941, will have the star sign Libra.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1941 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: October 8th, 1941 falls under the Raven.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.

1941 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1941.

"Looney Tunes"

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 8th of October:

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the President of the United States on October 8th, 1941.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on October 8th, 1941 was probably conceived around the 29th of December, 1940. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 8th, 1941 is the 18th of July, 1942. (Rough Estimate).

8th of October

Events that have occurred on the 8th of October:

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about October 8th, 1941.

  • 28,731 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,482,358,400 seconds have passed since the October 8th, 1941.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,896,084,800 times.
  • Since October 8th, 1941, earth has travelled approximately 1,280,896,934,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 413,726,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 213,482,822 steps. That's about 94,881 miles!
  • Since this date, 29,788,301 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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