May 19, 1945

May 19, 1945, was a Saturday. It was the 139th day of 1945. The decade was the 1940s.

78 years, 6 months, and 22 days have passed since May 19, 1945.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Taurus.


Born on May 19, 1945

People who were born on this exact date:


This date occurred 28,694 days ago. Approximately 956 months have passed. It was the 139th day of 1945, in week 20. The decade was the 1940s. People who were born on May 19, 1945, are now 78 years old and belong to the Baby Boomer generation. We have gone through approximately 319 seasons of weather since this date.


News, nostalgia, and fads

These are news stories, trending topics, and fads that were popular on May 19, 1945.

  • 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 May 19, 1945.

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What happened around this time?

News stories, pop culture trends, and other events that happened around May 19, 1945.

  • April 27, 1945: Benito Mussolini is arrested in Italy while attempting to escape disguised as a German soldier.
  • April 28, 1945: Italian dictator Benito Mussolini is shot dead in Mezzegra, Italy.
  • April 30, 1945: Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler commits suicide in his bunker.
  • May 1, 1945:
    • Nazi propaganda minister Joseph Goebbels commits suicide with his family.
    • The death of Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler is officially announced.
  • May 8, 1945: World War II: German forces surrender in Western Europe.
  • This date: May 19, 1945
  • June 13, 1945: Walmart is founded.
Zodiac info


Zodiac, birthstone, and birth flower information.

Personality summary image

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on May 19, 1945, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1945 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 7.
  • Native American Zodiac: May 19, 1945 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: A person during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
  • Birth flower (May): The Lily of the Valley and the Hawthorn.
Children TV shows

Cartoons and children's TV shows in May 1945

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

Tom and Jerry
Tom and Jerry
Looney Tunes
Looney Tunes

Toys in 1945

Children were playing with the following toys and games:

Dimestore soldiers
Dimestore soldiers

Were you born on May 19, 1945?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 1945.

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 May 19, 1951, instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures, and other notable people who were born on May 19.

Malcolm X

Malcolm X

Activist Deceased
Born on May 19, 1925
He turned 20 on this day in 1945.

Peter Mayhew

Peter Mayhew

Actor Deceased
Born on May 19, 1944
He turned 1 on this day in 1945.

Andre the Giant

Andre the Giant

French wrestler Deceased
Born on May 19, 1946
He was born exactly one year after this date.

Ashraf Ghani

Ashraf Ghani

Former Afghan President
Born on May 19, 1949
He was born exactly 4 years after this date.

Joey Ramone

Joey Ramone

Singer Deceased
Born on May 19, 1951
He was born exactly 6 years after this date.

Nicole Brown Simpson

Nicole Brown Simpson

Ex-wife of O. J. Simpson Deceased
Born on May 19, 1959
She was born exactly 14 years after this date.

Andrea Pirlo

Andrea Pirlo

Italian soccer player
Born on May 19, 1979
He was born exactly 34 years after this date.

Sam Smith

Sam Smith

Born on May 19, 1992
He was born exactly 47 years after this date.



American music producer
Born on May 19, 1992
He was born exactly 47 years after this date.

JoJo Siwa

JoJo Siwa

Born on May 19, 2003
She was born exactly 58 years after this date.


US President

Harry S. Truman was the President of the United States on May 19, 1945.


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 May 19, 1945 was most likely conceived around August 26, 1944.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on May 19, 1945 is close to February 9, 1946.

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Stats for May 19, 1945


Here are some interesting statistics about May 19, 1945:

  • 28,694 days have passed since this date.
  • 4,099 weeks have passed.
  • 2,479,165,200 seconds have passed since May 19, 1945.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beat approximately 2,892,359,400 times.
  • Since then, the Earth has traveled approximately 1,279,249,243,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 413,194,200 times.
  • You have taken approximately 213,208,207 steps. That's roughly 94,759 miles!
  • Since this date, 29,749,982 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere!
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