May 13th, 1948

May 13th, 1948, fell on a Thursday. It was day 134 of 1948. The decade was the 1940s.

72 years, 6 months and 16 days have passed since May 13th, 1948.

Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 72 years, 6 months and 16 days have passed since May 13th, 1948.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 20 of 1948.
  • Leap Year: 1948 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Age: Anyone born on May 13th, 1948, will be 72 years of age.
  • People born in 1948 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.

Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around May 13th, 1948:

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on May 13th, 1948, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Aries.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1948 was the year of the Rat (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: May 13th, 1948 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

1948 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1948.

  • Looney Tunes

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 13th of May:

US President

Who was the US President on May 13th, 1948?

  • Harry S. Truman was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on May 13th, 1948?

  • Clement Attlee was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • John A. Costello was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on May 13th, 1948 was probably conceived around the 4th of August, 1947. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on May 13th, 1948 is the 20th of February, 1949. (Rough Estimate).

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about May 13th, 1948.

  • 26,498 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,289,430,800 seconds have passed since the May 13th, 1948.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,671,002,600 times.
  • Since May 13th, 1948, earth has travelled approximately 1,181,346,292,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 381,571,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 196,891,049 steps. That's about 87,507 miles!
  • Since this date, 27,473,170 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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