January 7th, 1943.

January 7th, 1943, was a Thursday. It was day 7 of 1943. The decade was the 1940s.

79 years, 7 months and 4 days have passed since January 7th, 1943.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Capricorn.

On This Day

What happened?

What happened on January 7th, 1943?

  • Inventor Nikola Tesla dies at the age of 86.

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 January 7th, 1943.

  • 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, 7 months and 4 days have passed since January 7th, 1943.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 01 of 1943.
  • Leap Year: 1943 was not a leap year.
  • Age: A person born on January 7th, 1943 will be 79 years old.
  • Generation: People born in 1943 belong to the Silent Generation generation.

Around this time.

News stories and other events that happened around January 7th, 1943.

Zodiac info

Horoscope, birthstone and birth flower information.

Zodiac and birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on January 7th, 1943, will have the star sign Capricorn.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1943 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 7.
  • Native American Zodiac: January 7th, 1943 falls under the Goose.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.
  • Birth flower (January): The Carnation and the Snowdrop.

Personality traits.

Check out our personality summary for people who were born on January 7th, 1943.

What are your strengths and weaknesses?

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Children TV shows

Kids' TV shows on January 7th, 1943.

Cartoons and TV shows that children and teenagers were watching on this day in 1943.

Tom and Jerry
Tom and Jerry

Looney Tunes
Looney Tunes


Popular toys and games in 1943.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 1943.

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 1943.

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 January 7th, 1949 instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays.

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

Rand Paul

American politician.
Born on January 7th, 1963
He was born exactly 20 years after this date.

Nicolas Cage

Born on January 7th, 1964
He was born exactly 21 years after this date.

Dustin Diamond

Actor. Deceased
Born on January 7th, 1977
He was born exactly 34 years after this date.

Lewis Hamilton

Formula One.
Born on January 7th, 1985
He was born exactly 42 years after this date.

Eden Hazard

Soccer player.
Born on January 7th, 1991
He was born exactly 48 years after this date.

Lamar Jackson

NFL player.
Born on January 7th, 1997
He was born exactly 54 years after this date.



National holidays and famous events that fall on the 7th of January.

  • Epiphany Day
  • Christmas Day (Russia)

US President.

Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the President of the United States on January 7th, 1943.


UK Prime Minister.

Winston Churchill was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on January 7th, 1943.


Irish Taoiseach.

Éamon de Valera was the Taoiseach of Ireland.


Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on January 7th, 1943 was most likely conceived around April 16th, 1942.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on January 7th, 1943 is close to September 30th, 1943.

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Stats for January 7th, 1943

Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about January 7th, 1943.

  • A total of 29,071 days have passed since this date.
  • 4,153 weeks have passed.
  • 2,511,734,400 seconds have passed since the January 7th, 1943.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,930,356,800 times.
  • Since January 7th, 1943, the Earth has travelled approximately 1,296,054,950,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 418,622,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 216,009,158 steps. That's about 96,004 miles!
  • Since this date, 30,140,813 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere!

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