August 31st, 1949

August 31st, 1949, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 243 of 1949. The decade was the 1940s.

71 years, 2 months and 27 days have passed since August 31st, 1949.


Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: Richard Gere: Actor.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 71 years, 2 months and 27 days have passed since August 31st, 1949.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 35 of 1949.
  • Leap Year: 1949 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on August 31st, 1949, will be 71 years of age.
  • People born in 1949 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on August 31st, 1949, will have the star sign Virgo.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Leo.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1949 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: August 31st, 1949 falls under the Bear.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.

Television Shows

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

  • The Ed Sullivan Show - Variety show.

1949 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1949.

  • Looney Tunes

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 31st of August:


US President

Who was the US President on August 31st, 1949?

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

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on August 31st, 1949?

  • 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 August 31st, 1949 was probably conceived around the 21st of November, 1948. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on August 31st, 1949 is the 10th of June, 1950. (Rough Estimate).

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about August 31st, 1949.

  • 26,021 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,248,218,000 seconds have passed since the August 31st, 1949.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,622,921,000 times.
  • Since August 31st, 1949, earth has travelled approximately 1,160,080,488,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 374,703,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 193,346,748 steps. That's about 85,932 miles!
  • Since this date, 26,978,616 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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