April 8, 1943: Day of the Week
April 8, 1943 was the 98th day of the year 1943 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 267 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is jeudi.
A person born on this day will be 80 years old today. If that same person saved a Penny every day starting at age 5, then by now that person has accumulated $275.69 today.
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Here’s the April 1943 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1943 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Aries is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Diamond is the modern birthstone for this month. Opal is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
Sheep is the mythical animal and Water is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
April 8, 1943 Historical Event(s)
- 1943U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt, in an attempt to check inflation, freezes wages and prices, prohibits workers from changing jobs unless the war effort would be aided thereby, and bars rate increases by common carriers and public utilities.
Who were born on April 8, 1943?
- 1943Michael Bennett, American dancer/choreographer (d. 1987)
- 1943Miller Farr, American football player
- 1943Tony Banks, British politician (d. 2006)
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