October 24th, 1945

October 24th, 1945, fell on a Wednesday. Day 297 of 1945. Decade: 1940s.

74 years, 7 months and 14 days have passed since October 24th, 1945.

On This Date

Events that occurred on October 24th, 1945:

  • The United Nations is established.

Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 74 years, 7 months and 14 days have passed since October 24th, 1945.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 43 of 1945.
  • Leap Year: 1945 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on October 24th, 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 October 24th, 1945:

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 24th, 1945, will have the star sign Scorpio.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1945 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: October 24th, 1945 falls under the Snake.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.

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 24th of October:

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Harry S. Truman was the President of the United States on October 24th, 1945.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on October 24th, 1945 was probably conceived around the 14th of January, 1945. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 24th, 1945 is the 3rd of August, 1946. (Rough Estimate).

24th of October

Events that have occurred on the 24th of October:

  • October 24th, 2008: Bloody Friday occurs when world stock exchanges experience one of the worst declines in their history. On the same date, Iceland receives a bailout package from the IMF
  • October 24th, 2008: The movie Changeling (2008) is released.
  • October 24th, 1973: The first episode of Kojak is aired.
  • October 24th, 1983: The song "Relax" by Frankie Goes to Hollywood is released.
  • October 24th, 1994: The first episode of the animated series "Gargoyles" is broadcasted.
  • October 24th, 2000: Linkin Park release their album Hybrid Theory.
  • October 24th, 2003: Rapper "Half a Mill" is shot dead in the Albany Projects in Brooklyn, New York.
  • October 24th, 2004: Battle of the Buffet: A slice of pizza is thrown at Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson after his side defeat Arsenal 2-0 in a controversial game and end their unbeaten run.

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about October 24th, 1945.

  • 27,255 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,354,832,000 seconds have passed since the October 24th, 1945.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,747,304,000 times.
  • Since October 24th, 1945, earth has travelled approximately 1,215,093,312,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 392,472,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 202,515,552 steps. That's about 90,007 miles!
  • Since this date, 28,257,984 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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