April 24th, 1942.

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

80 years, 2 months and 7 days have passed since April 24th, 1942.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Taurus.


Born on April 24th, 1942.

People who were born on this exact date.


News topics, fads & culture.

These are trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are topics that would have been in the media on April 24th, 1942.

  • World War II.

    World War II.

    World War II was raging on during this period of time.


Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 80 years, 2 months and 7 days have passed since April 24th, 1942.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 17 of 1942.
  • Leap Year: 1942 was not a leap year.
  • Age: A person born on April 24th, 1942 will be 80 years old.
  • Generation: People born in 1942 belong to the Silent Generation generation.
Zodiac info

Horoscope, birthstone and birth flower information.

Zodiac and birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on April 24th, 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 24th, 1942 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.
  • Birth flower (April): The Daisy and the Sweet Pea.

Personality traits.

Check out our personality summary for people who were born on April 24th, 1942.

What are your strengths and weaknesses?

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Children TV shows

Kids' TV shows on April 24th, 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.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 1942.

Dimestore soldiers
Dimestore soldiers

Were you born on this date?

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 from their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then you should check out April 24th, 1948 instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays.

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

Enda Kenny

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

Djimon Hounsou

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

Aidan Gillen

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

Kelly Clarkson

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


US President.

Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the President of the United States on April 24th, 1942.


UK Prime Minister.

Winston Churchill was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on April 24th, 1942.


Irish Taoiseach.

Éamon de Valera was the Taoiseach of Ireland.


Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on April 24th, 1942 was most likely conceived around August 1st, 1941.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 24th, 1942 is close to January 15th, 1943.

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Stats for April 24th, 1942

Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about April 24th, 1942.

  • A total of 29,288 days have passed since this date.
  • 4,184 weeks have passed.
  • 2,530,483,200 seconds have passed since the April 24th, 1942.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,952,230,400 times.
  • Since April 24th, 1942, the Earth has travelled approximately 1,305,729,331,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 421,747,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 217,621,555 steps. That's about 96,721 miles!
  • Since this date, 30,365,798 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere!

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