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October 6th, 1948

October 6th, 1948, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 280 of 1948. The decade was the 1940s.

72 years, 0 months and 19 days have passed since October 6th, 1948.


Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: Gerry Adams: Irish politician.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 72 years, 0 months and 19 days have passed since October 6th, 1948.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 41 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 October 6th, 1948, will be 72 years of age.
  • People born in 1948 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 6th, 1948, 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, 1948 was the year of the Rat (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: October 6th, 1948 falls under the Raven.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • The Ed Sullivan Show - Variety show.

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 6th 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 6th, 1948.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on October 6th, 1948 was probably conceived around the 28th of December, 1947. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 6th, 1948 is the 16th of July, 1949. (Rough Estimate).

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about October 6th, 1948.

  • 26,317 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,273,792,400 seconds have passed since the October 6th, 1948.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,652,757,800 times.
  • Since October 6th, 1948, earth has travelled approximately 1,173,276,878,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 378,965,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 195,546,146 steps. That's about 86,909 miles!
  • Since this date, 27,285,509 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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