November 3, 1949

November 3, 1949, was a Thursday. It was the 307th day of 1949. The decade was the 1940s.

74 years and 26 days have passed since November 3, 1949.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Scorpio.


Born on November 3, 1949

People who were born on this exact date:


This date occurred 27,054 days ago. Approximately 902 months have passed. It was the 307th day of 1949, in week 44. The decade was the 1940s. People who were born on November 3, 1949, are now 74 years old and belong to the Baby Boomer generation. The Earth has experienced 301 seasons of weather since then.


News, nostalgia, and fads

These are news stories, trending topics, and fads that were popular on November 3, 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 November 3, 1949.

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Zodiac info


Zodiac, birthstone, and birth flower information.

Personality summary image

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on November 3, 1949, will have the star sign Scorpio.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1949 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 1.
  • Native American Zodiac: November 3, 1949 falls under the Snake.
  • Birthstone: A person during the month of November will have the birthstones Topaz and Citrine.
  • Birth flower (November): The Chrysanthemum.
Television shows

Television shows in November 1949

Television shows that people were watching in November 1949:

The Lone Ranger
The Lone Ranger
The Ed Sullivan Show
The Ed Sullivan Show
Children TV shows

Cartoons and children's TV shows in November 1949

Children and teenagers were watching the following cartoons and TV series:

Jim and Judy in Teleland
Jim and Judy in Teleland
Tom and Jerry
Tom and Jerry
Looney Tunes
Looney Tunes

Toys in 1949

Children were playing with the following toys and games:

Foto-Electric Baseball
Foto-Electric Baseball
Tonka trucks
Tonka trucks
Dimestore soldiers
Dimestore soldiers

Were you born on November 3, 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 November 3, 1955, instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures, and other notable people who were born on November 3.

Charles Bronson

Charles Bronson

Actor Deceased
Born on November 3, 1921
He turned 28 on this day in 1949.

Gabe Newell

Gabe Newell

Valve Corporation founder
Born on November 3, 1962
He was born exactly 13 years after this date.

Ian Wright

Ian Wright

Soccer player
Born on November 3, 1963
He was born exactly 14 years after this date.

Greg Plitt

Greg Plitt

American fitness model Deceased
Born on November 3, 1977
He was born exactly 28 years after this date.

Kendall Jenner

Kendall Jenner

Model / socialite
Born on November 3, 1995
She was born exactly 46 years after this date.



National holidays and famous events that fall on November 3:

  • Culture Day (Japan)

US President

Harry S. Truman was the President of the United States on November 3, 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 November 3, 1949 was most likely conceived around February 10, 1949.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on November 3, 1949 is close to July 27, 1950.

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Stats for November 3, 1949


Here are some interesting statistics about November 3, 1949:

  • 27,054 days have passed since this date.
  • 3,864 weeks have passed.
  • 2,337,465,600 seconds have passed since November 3, 1949.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beat approximately 2,727,043,200 times.
  • Since then, the Earth has traveled approximately 1,206,132,249,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 389,577,600 times.
  • You have taken approximately 201,022,042 steps. That's roughly 89,343 miles!
  • Since this date, 28,049,587 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere!
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