January 23, 1942: Day of the Week
January 23, 1942 was the 23rd day of the year 1942 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 342 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Friday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Kin'yōbi.
A person born on this day will be 81 years old today. If that same person saved a Penny every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $276.40 today.
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Here’s the January 1942 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1942 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Aquarius is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Garnet is the modern birthstone for this month. Emerald is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
Snake is the mythical animal and Metal is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
January 23, 1942 Historical Event(s)
- 1942World War II: The Battle of Rabaul begins, the first fighting of the New Guinea campaign.
Who was born on January 23, 1942?
- 1942Razzak, Bangladeshi actor and director
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