Born on February 29th, 1940



February 29th, 1940 was a Thursday.



People born on February 29th, 1940 turned 84 this year (2024).


Pisces (The Fish)

February 20th, 1940 - March 20th, 1940

Age in days, weeks and months
Wow, over 30,000 days old!

Why not celebrate an alternative birthday? In 238 days, exactly on January 13th, 2025, people who were born on February 29th, 1940 will be 31,000 days old!

30,762 Days

4,394 Weeks

1,010 Months

... in seconds, minutes and hours


Born on February 29th, 1940: When to retire?

Birth 20 67 80
Childhood & Education 20 Years Work 47 Years Retirement 13 Years

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Assumptions & Individualization

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Age at start of work
Retirement age
Life expectancy

What happened on February 29th, 1940?

Berkeley, California

In a ceremony held in Berkeley, California, physicist Ernest Lawrence receives the 1939 Nobel Prize in Physics from Sweden's consul general in San Francisco.,_California

What else happened on February 29th?

... of famous people, actors, celebrities and stars on February 29th

Born on February 29th, 1940

Same Day
Who's birthday is on February 29th?

Same year
Born in 1940

Birthdays of famous people

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Public holidays on February 29th

Fixed holidays (As a Christian feast day) which are celebrated on February 29th.

Saint John Cassian
As a Christian feast
February 29 in the Orthodox church
As a Christian feast
Rare Disease Day (in leap years; celebrated in common years on February 28)
Bachelor's Day (Ireland, United Kingdom)'s_Day_(tradition)
Rare Disease Day (in leap years; usually celebrated in common years on February 28)
Bachelor's Day (Ireland and United Kingdom)'s_Day_(tradition)

Date as a Roman numeral / digit




M = 1000CM = 900XL = 40X = 10IX = 9I = 1

Born on February 29th, 1940
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Leap year

Yes: 1940 is a leap year, therefore has a 29th of February with an additional leap day and a total of 366 days (instead of the usual 365 days in a normal year).

February 1940

February 1940

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5 1234
6 567891011
7 12131415161718
8 19202122232425
9 26272829