August 23, 1943

August 23, 1943, was a Monday. It was 80 years, 11 months, and 1 day ago. The zodiac star sign for this date is Virgo.


Born on August 23, 1943

People who were born on this exact date:


This date occurred 29,556 days ago. Approximately 985 months have passed. It was the 235th day of 1943, in week 34. The decade was the 1940s. People who were born on August 23, 1943, are now 80 years old and belong to the Silent Generation generation. 328 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 August 23, 1943.

  • 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 August 23, 1943.

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Zodiac info


Zodiac, birthstone, and birth flower information.

Personality summary image

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on August 23, 1943, will have the star sign Virgo.
  • 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 3.
  • Native American Zodiac: August 23, 1943 falls under the Bear.
  • Birthstone: A person during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
  • Birth flower (August): The Gladiolus and the Poppy.
Children TV shows

Cartoons and children's TV shows in August 1943

Children and teenagers were watching the following cartoons and TV series:

Tom and Jerry
Tom and Jerry
Looney Tunes
Looney Tunes

Toys in 1943

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 August 23, 1943?

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 of their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then you should check out August 23, 1949, instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures, and other notable people who were born on August 23.

Henry Lee Lucas

Henry Lee Lucas

American serial killer Deceased
Born on August 23, 1936
He turned 7 on this day in 1943.

Keith Moon

Keith Moon

Drummer Deceased
Born on August 23, 1946
He was born exactly 3 years after this date.

River Phoenix

River Phoenix

Actor Deceased
Born on August 23, 1970
He was born exactly 27 years after this date.

Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant

Basketball player Deceased
Born on August 23, 1978
He was born exactly 35 years after this date.

August Ames

August Ames

Adult actress Deceased
Born on August 23, 1994
She was born exactly 51 years after this date.

Lil Yachty

Lil Yachty

Born on August 23, 1997
He was born exactly 54 years after this date.


US President

Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the President of the United States on August 23, 1943.


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 August 23, 1943 was most likely conceived around November 30, 1942.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on August 23, 1943 is close to May 15, 1944.

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Stats for August 23, 1943


Here are some interesting statistics about August 23, 1943:

  • 29,556 days have passed since this date.
  • 4,222 weeks have passed.
  • 2,553,638,400 seconds have passed since August 23, 1943.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beat approximately 2,979,244,800 times.
  • Since then, the Earth has traveled approximately 1,317,677,414,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 425,606,400 times.
  • You have taken approximately 219,612,902 steps. That's roughly 97,606 miles.
  • 30,643,661 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere.
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