April 24, 1942

April 24, 1942, was a Friday. It was the 114th day of 1942. The decade was the 1940s.

81 years, 7 months, and 16 days have passed since April 24, 1942.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Taurus.


Born on April 24, 1942

People who were born on this exact date:


This date was 29,815 days ago. Approximately 994 months have passed. It was the 114th day of 1942, in week 17. The decade was the 1940s. People born on this day are currently 81 years old and belong to the Silent Generation generation. 331 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 April 24, 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 April 24, 1942.

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Zodiac info


Zodiac, birthstone, and birth flower information.

Personality summary image

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on April 24, 1942, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1942 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 8.
  • Native American Zodiac: April 24, 1942 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: A person during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.
  • Birth flower (April): The Daisy and the Sweet Pea.
Children TV shows

Kids TV shows on April 24, 1942

Cartoons and TV shows that children and teenagers were watching on this day in 1942:

Tom and Jerry
Tom and Jerry
Looney Tunes
Looney Tunes

Popular toys and games in 1942

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 April 24, 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 April 24, 1948, instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures, and other notable people who were born on April 24.

Enda Kenny

Enda Kenny

Irish Prime Minister
Born on April 24, 1951
He was born exactly 9 years after this date.

Djimon Hounsou

Djimon Hounsou

Born on April 24, 1964
He was born exactly 22 years after this date.

Aidan Gillen

Aidan Gillen

Irish actor
Born on April 24, 1968
He was born exactly 26 years after this date.

Kelly Clarkson

Kelly Clarkson

Born on April 24, 1982
She was born exactly 40 years after this date.

Joe Keery

Joe Keery

Born on April 24, 1992
He was born exactly 50 years after this date.



National holidays and famous events that fall on April 24:

  • Armenian Genocide Remembrance Day

US President

Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the President of the United States on April 24, 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 April 24, 1942 was most likely conceived around August 1, 1941.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 24, 1942 is close to January 15, 1943.

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Stats for April 24, 1942


Here are some interesting statistics about April 24, 1942:

  • 29,815 days have passed since this date.
  • 4,259 weeks have passed.
  • 2,576,019,600 seconds have passed since April 24, 1942.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beat approximately 3,005,356,200 times.
  • Since then, the Earth has traveled approximately 1,329,226,113,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 429,336,600 times.
  • You have taken approximately 221,537,686 steps. That's roughly 98,461 miles!
  • Since this date, 30,912,235 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere!
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