December 8, 1943

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

79 years, 11 months, and 30 days have passed since December 8, 1943.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Sagittarius.


Born on December 8, 1943

People who were born on this exact date:


This date was 29,219 days ago. Approximately 974 months have passed. It was the 342nd day of 1943, in week 49. The decade was the 1940s. There were only 23 days left in the year. People born on this day are currently 79 years old and belong to the Silent Generation generation. The Earth has experienced 325 seasons of weather since then.


News, nostalgia, and fads

These are news stories, trending topics, and fads that were popular on December 8, 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 December 8, 1943.

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Zodiac info


Zodiac, birthstone, and birth flower information.

Personality summary image

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on December 8, 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 8, 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.
Children TV shows

Kids TV shows on December 8, 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 in 1943:

Dimestore soldiers
Dimestore soldiers

Were you born on December 8, 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 December 8, 1949, instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays

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

Sammy Davis, Jr

Sammy Davis, Jr

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

Kim Basinger

Kim Basinger

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

Ann Coulter

Ann Coulter

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

Teri Hatcher

Teri Hatcher

Born on December 8, 1964
She was born exactly 21 years after this date.

Sinéad O'Connor

Sinéad O'Connor

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

Nicki Minaj

Nicki Minaj

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

Raheem Sterling

Raheem Sterling

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

Reece James

Reece James

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



National holidays and famous events that fall on December 8:

  • Immaculate Conception (Spain)

US President

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

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Stats for December 8, 1943


Here are some interesting statistics about December 8, 1943:

  • 29,219 days have passed since this date.
  • 4,174 weeks have passed.
  • 2,524,525,200 seconds have passed since December 8, 1943.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beat approximately 2,945,279,400 times.
  • Since then, the Earth has traveled approximately 1,302,655,003,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 420,754,200 times.
  • You have taken approximately 217,109,167 steps. That's roughly 96,493 miles!
  • Since this date, 30,294,302 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere!
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