October 26, 1942

October 26, 1942, was a Monday. It was the 299th day of 1942. The decade was the 1940s.

81 years, 1 month, and 8 days have passed since October 26, 1942.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Scorpio.


Born on October 26, 1942

People who were born on this exact date:


This date was 29,623 days ago. Approximately 987 months have passed. It was the 299th day of 1942, in week 44. The decade was the 1940s. People born on this day are currently 81 years old and belong to the Silent Generation generation. 329 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 October 26, 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 October 26, 1942.

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Zodiac info


Zodiac, birthstone, and birth flower information.

Personality summary image

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 26, 1942, will have the star sign Scorpio.
  • 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 7.
  • Native American Zodiac: October 26, 1942 falls under the Snake.
  • Birthstone: A person during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.
  • Birth flower (October): The Marigold and the Cosmos.
Children TV shows

Kids TV shows on October 26, 1942

If you were a kid on October 26, 1942, then you were probably watching the following cartoons and TV shows:

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 October 26, 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 October 26, 1948, instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures, and other notable people who were born on October 26.

Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton

American politician
Born on October 26, 1947
She was born exactly 5 years after this date.

Keith Urban

Keith Urban

Born on October 26, 1967
He was born exactly 25 years after this date.

Seth MacFarlane

Seth MacFarlane

Actor / Animator
Born on October 26, 1973
He was born exactly 31 years after this date.

CM Punk

CM Punk

Born on October 26, 1978
He was born exactly 36 years after this date.



National holidays and famous events that fall on October 26:

  • Austrian National Day
  • October Bank Holiday (Ireland)

US President

Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the President of the United States on October 26, 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 October 26, 1942 was most likely conceived around February 2, 1942.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 26, 1942 is close to July 19, 1943.

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Stats for October 26, 1942


Here are some interesting statistics about October 26, 1942:

  • 29,623 days have passed since this date.
  • 4,231 weeks have passed.
  • 2,559,430,800 seconds have passed since October 26, 1942.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beat approximately 2,986,002,600 times.
  • Since then, the Earth has traveled approximately 1,320,666,292,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 426,571,800 times.
  • You have taken approximately 220,111,049 steps. That's roughly 97,827 miles!
  • Since this date, 30,713,170 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere!
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