October 15th, 1946

October 15th, 1946, fell on a Tuesday. It was day 288 of 1946. The decade was the 1940s.

73 years, 11 months and 12 days have passed since October 15th, 1946.

On This Date

Events that occurred on October 15th, 1946:

  • Leading Nazi member Hermann Goring commits suicide by ingesting potassium cyanide.

Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 73 years, 11 months and 12 days have passed since October 15th, 1946.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 42 of 1946.
  • Leap Year: 1946 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on October 15th, 1946, will be 73 years of age.
  • People born in 1946 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 15th, 1946, will have the star sign Libra.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1946 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: October 15th, 1946 falls under the Raven.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.

1946 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1946.

"Looney Tunes"

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 15th 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 15th, 1946.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on October 15th, 1946 was probably conceived around the 5th of January, 1946. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 15th, 1946 is the 25th of July, 1947. (Rough Estimate).

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about October 15th, 1946.

  • 27,012 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,333,833,200 seconds have passed since the October 15th, 1946.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,722,805,400 times.
  • Since October 15th, 1946, earth has travelled approximately 1,204,257,931,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 388,972,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 200,709,655 steps. That's about 89,204 miles!
  • Since this date, 28,005,998 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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