December 8th, 1943.

December 8th, 1943, was a Wednesday. It was day 342 of 1943. The decade was the 1940s.

79 years, 1 months and 19 days have passed since December 8th, 1943.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Sagittarius.


Born on December 8th, 1943.

People who were born on this exact date.


News topics, nostalgic fads, and pop culture events.

These are trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are topics that would have been in the media on December 8th, 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, 1 months and 19 days have passed since December 8th, 1943.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 49 of 1943.
  • Leap Year: 1943 was not a leap year.
  • Age: A person born on December 8th, 1943 will be 79 years old.
  • Generation: People born in 1943 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 December 8th, 1943, will have the star sign Sagittarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1943 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 1.
  • Native American Zodiac: December 8th, 1943 falls under the Owl.
  • Birthstone: A person during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.
  • Birth flower (December): The Narcissus and the Holly.

Personality traits.

Check out our personality summary for people who were born on December 8th, 1943.

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Children TV shows

Kids' TV shows on December 8th, 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 of their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then you should check out December 8th, 1949, instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures, and other notable people who were born on December 8th.

Sammy Davis, Jr

Entertainer. Deceased
Born on December 8th, 1925
He turned 18 on this day in 1943.

Kim Basinger

Born on December 8th, 1953
She was born exactly 10 years after this date.

Ann Coulter

American media pundit.
Born on December 8th, 1961
She was born exactly 18 years after this date.

Sinéad O'Connor

Born on December 8th, 1966
She was born exactly 23 years after this date.

Nicki Minaj

Born on December 8th, 1982
She was born exactly 39 years after this date.

Raheem Sterling

Soccer player.
Born on December 8th, 1994
He was born exactly 51 years after this date.

Reece James

Soccer player.
Born on December 8th, 1999
He was born exactly 56 years after this date.



National holidays and famous events that fall on the 8th of December.

  • Immaculate Conception (Spain)

US President.

Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the President of the United States on December 8th, 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 December 8th, 1943 was most likely conceived around March 17th, 1943.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on December 8th, 1943 is close to August 30th, 1944.

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Stats for December 8th, 1943

Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about December 8th, 1943.

  • A total of 28,905 days have passed since this date.
  • 4,129 weeks have passed.
  • 2,497,395,600 seconds have passed since the December 8th, 1943.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,913,628,200 times.
  • Since December 8th, 1943, the Earth has travelled approximately 1,288,656,129,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 416,232,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 214,776,022 steps. That's about 95,456 miles!
  • Since this date, 29,968,747 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere!
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