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January 8th, 1947

January 8th, 1947, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 8 of 1947. The decade was the 1940s.

73 years, 9 months and 13 days have passed since January 8th, 1947.


Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: David Bowie: Singer.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 73 years, 9 months and 13 days have passed since January 8th, 1947.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 02 of 1947.
  • Leap Year: 1947 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on January 8th, 1947, will be 73 years of age.
  • People born in 1947 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around January 8th, 1947:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on January 8th, 1947, will have the star sign Capricorn.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Sagittarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1947 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: January 8th, 1947 falls under the Goose.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.

1947 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1947.

"Looney Tunes"


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 8th of January:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Harry S. Truman was the President of the United States on January 8th, 1947.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on January 8th, 1947 was probably conceived around the 31st of March, 1946. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on January 8th, 1947 is the 18th of October, 1947. (Rough Estimate).

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about January 8th, 1947.

  • 26,951 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,328,562,800 seconds have passed since the January 8th, 1947.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,716,656,600 times.
  • Since January 8th, 1947, earth has travelled approximately 1,201,538,404,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 388,093,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 200,256,401 steps. That's about 89,003 miles!
  • Since this date, 27,942,754 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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