March 17, 1942

March 17, 1942, was a Tuesday. It was 82 years, 3 months, and 8 days ago. The zodiac star sign for this date is Pisces.


Born on March 17, 1942

People who were born on this exact date:


This date occurred 30,051 days ago. Approximately 1,002 months have passed. It was the 76th day of 1942, in week 12. The decade was the 1940s. People who were born on March 17, 1942, are now 82 years old and belong to the Silent Generation generation. We have gone through approximately 334 seasons of weather since this date.


News, nostalgia, and fads

These are news stories, trending topics, and fads that were popular on March 17, 1942.

  • 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 March 17, 1942.

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Zodiac info


Zodiac, birthstone, and birth flower information.

Personality summary image

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on March 17, 1942, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1942 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 9.
  • Native American Zodiac: March 17, 1942 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: A person during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.
  • Birth flower (March): The Daffodil and the Jonqui.
Children TV shows

Cartoons and children's TV shows in March 1942

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

Tom and Jerry
Tom and Jerry
Looney Tunes
Looney Tunes

Toys in 1942

Children were playing with the following toys and games:

Dimestore soldiers
Dimestore soldiers

Were you born on March 17, 1942?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 1942.

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 March 17, 1948, instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures, and other notable people who were born on March 17.

Nat King Cole

Nat King Cole

Singer Deceased
Born on March 17, 1919
He turned 23 on this day in 1942.

Kurt Russell

Kurt Russell

Born on March 17, 1951
He was born exactly 9 years after this date.

Rob Lowe

Rob Lowe

Born on March 17, 1964
He was born exactly 22 years after this date.



Wrestler Deceased
Born on March 17, 1975
He was born exactly 33 years after this date.

Stephen Gately

Stephen Gately

Irish singer Deceased
Born on March 17, 1976
He was born exactly 34 years after this date.

Rob Kardashian

Rob Kardashian

TV personality
Born on March 17, 1987
He was born exactly 45 years after this date.



Born on March 17, 1988
She was born exactly 46 years after this date.



National holidays and famous events that fall on March 17:


US President

Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the President of the United States on March 17, 1942.


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 March 17, 1942 was most likely conceived around June 24, 1941.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on March 17, 1942 is close to December 8, 1942.

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Stats for March 17, 1942


Here are some interesting statistics about March 17, 1942:

  • 30,051 days have passed since this date.
  • 4,293 weeks have passed.
  • 2,596,406,400 seconds have passed since March 17, 1942.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beat approximately 3,029,140,800 times.
  • Since then, the Earth has traveled approximately 1,339,745,702,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 432,734,400 times.
  • You have taken approximately 223,290,950 steps. That's roughly 99,240 miles.
  • 31,156,877 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere.
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