February 18, 1949

February 18, 1949, was a Friday. It was 75 years, 3 months, and 6 days ago. The zodiac star sign for this date is Aquarius.


Born on February 18, 1949

People who were born on this exact date:


This date was 27,490 days ago. Approximately 916 months have passed. It was the 49th day of 1949, in week 07. The decade was the 1940s. People born on this day are currently 75 years old and belong to the Baby Boomer generation. We have gone through approximately 305 seasons of weather since this date.


News, nostalgia, and fads

These are news stories, trending topics, and fads that were popular on February 18, 1949.

  • More and more people are buying television sets.

    More and more people are buying television sets

    More and more households were buying TV sets. In 1950, 20% of homes had a television. By the end of the decade, that figure had risen to 90%.
  • Polio cases are high.

    Polio cases are high

    Cases of Polio were particularly high, and outbreaks were common. In the United States, the disease peaked in 1952, with nearly 60,000 cases and 3,145 deaths. It wasn't until 1955 that a national immunization program started and cases began to drop.

Personality traits

Check out our personality summary for people who were born on February 18, 1949.

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Zodiac info


Zodiac, birthstone, and birth flower information.

Personality summary image

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on February 18, 1949, will have the star sign Aquarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1949 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 7.
  • Native American Zodiac: February 18, 1949 falls under the Otter.
  • Birthstone: A person during the month of February will have the birthstone Amethyst.
  • Birth flower (February): The Violet and the Primrose.
Television shows

TV series on February 18, 1949

People in February 1949 were watching the following TV series:

The Ed Sullivan Show
The Ed Sullivan Show
Children TV shows

Kids TV shows on February 18, 1949

Cartoons and TV shows that children and teenagers were watching on this day in 1949:

Tom and Jerry
Tom and Jerry
Looney Tunes
Looney Tunes

Popular toys and games in 1949

Toys and games that were popular in 1949:

Tonka trucks
Tonka trucks
Dimestore soldiers
Dimestore soldiers

Were you born on February 18, 1949?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 1949.

This is because humans find it difficult to retrieve memories of their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then you should check out February 18, 1955, instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures, and other notable people who were born on February 18.

Yoko Ono

Yoko Ono

John Lennon's widow
Born on February 18, 1933
She turned 16 on this day in 1949.

John Travolta

John Travolta

Born on February 18, 1954
He was born exactly 5 years after this date.

Dr. Dre

Dr. Dre

Born on February 18, 1965
He was born exactly 16 years after this date.

Gary Neville

Gary Neville

Former soccer player
Born on February 18, 1975
He was born exactly 26 years after this date.

Scumbag Steve

Scumbag Steve

Internet meme
Born on February 18, 1990
He was born exactly 41 years after this date.



BTS member
Born on February 18, 1994
He was born exactly 45 years after this date.


US President

Harry S. Truman was the President of the United States on February 18, 1949.


UK Prime Minister

Clement Attlee was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.


Irish Taoiseach

John A. Costello was the Taoiseach of Ireland.


Conception dates

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on February 18, 1949 was most likely conceived around May 28, 1948.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on February 18, 1949 is close to November 11, 1949.

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Stats for February 18, 1949


Here are some interesting statistics about February 18, 1949:

  • 27,490 days have passed since this date.
  • 3,927 weeks have passed.
  • 2,375,132,400 seconds have passed since February 18, 1949.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beat approximately 2,770,987,800 times.
  • Since then, the Earth has traveled approximately 1,225,568,318,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 395,855,400 times.
  • You have taken approximately 204,261,386 steps. That's roughly 90,783 miles.
  • 28,501,589 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere.
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