August 7th, 1942.

August 7th, 1942, was a Friday. It was day 219 of 1942. The decade was the 1940s.

79 years, 3 months and 27 days have passed since August 7th, 1942.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Leo.

Born on August 7th, 1942.

People who were born on this exact date.

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on August 7th, 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.

  • 79 years, 3 months and 27 days have passed since August 7th, 1942.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 32 of 1942.
  • Leap Year: 1942 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on August 7th, 1942, will be 79 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 1942 belong to the Silent Generation generation.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around August 7th, 1942.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on August 7th, 1942, will have the star sign Leo.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Cancer.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1942 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 22.
  • Native American Zodiac: August 7th, 1942 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
  • Birth flower (August): The Gladiolus and the Poppy.

Kids' TV shows on August 7th, 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 check out August 7th, 1948 instead.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and other notable people who were born on August 7th.

David Duchovny

Born on August 7th, 1960
He was born exactly 18 years after this date.

Charlize Theron

Born on August 7th, 1975
She was born exactly 33 years after this date.

US President.

Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the President of the United States on August 7th, 1942.

UK Prime Minister.

Winston Churchill was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on August 7th, 1942.

Irish Taoiseach.

Éamon de Valera was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on August 7th, 1942 was most likely conceived around November 14th, 1941.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on August 7th, 1942 is close to April 30th, 1943.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about August 7th, 1942.

  • A total of 28,973 days have passed since this date.
  • 4,139 weeks have passed.
  • 2,503,270,800 seconds have passed since the August 7th, 1942.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,920,482,600 times.
  • Since August 7th, 1942, the earth has travelled approximately 1,291,687,732,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 417,211,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 215,281,289 steps. That's about 95,681 miles!
  • Since this date, 30,039,250 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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