August 6th, 1945

August 6th, 1945, fell on a Monday. It was day 218 of 1945. The decade was the 1940s.

74 years, 11 months and 8 days have passed since August 6th, 1945.


On This Date

Events that occurred on August 6th, 1945:

  • Atomic bombing of Hiroshima.


News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on August 6th, 1945.

  • World War II

    During this period of time (01 Sep 1939 to 02 Sep 1945), the Second World War was raging on.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 74 years, 11 months and 8 days have passed since August 6th, 1945.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 32 of 1945.
  • Leap Year: 1945 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on August 6th, 1945, will be 74 years of age.
  • People born in 1945 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around August 6th, 1945:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on August 6th, 1945, will have the star sign Leo.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1945 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: August 6th, 1945 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.

1945 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1945.

"Looney Tunes"


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 6th of August:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 6th of August:

  • August Bank Holiday (Ireland)

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Harry S. Truman was the President of the United States on August 6th, 1945.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on August 6th, 1945 was probably conceived around the 27th of October, 1944. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on August 6th, 1945 is the 16th of May, 1946. (Rough Estimate).

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about August 6th, 1945.

  • 27,371 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,364,854,400 seconds have passed since the August 6th, 1945.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,758,996,800 times.
  • Since August 6th, 1945, earth has travelled approximately 1,220,264,870,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 394,142,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 203,377,478 steps. That's about 90,390 miles!
  • Since this date, 28,378,253 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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