Wednesday November 20th, 1940
November Twentieth, Nineteen Forty

How old am I if I was born on November 20, 1940?

Years Months Days Hours Minutes

Date Facts:

  • November 20, 1940 was a Wednesday
  • Zodiac Sign for this date is: Scorpio
  • This date was 29,819 days ago
  • November 20th 2022 is on a Sunday
  • Someone born on this date is 81 years old
  • If you were born on this date:

  • You've slept for 9,940 days or 27 years!
  • Your next birthday is 131 days away
  • You've been alive for 715,656 hours
  • You were born on a Wednesday in late November
  • You are 42,939,360 minutes old
  • Your next birthday is on a Sunday

  • Most popular baby names of 1940 ranked:

    Rank Name
    1. James
    2. Robert
    3. John
    4. William
    5. Richard
    6. Charles
    7. David
    Rank Name
    1. Barbara
    2. Patricia
    3. Judith
    4. Betty
    5. Carol
    6. Nancy
    7. Linda

    How popular is your name? Search to find out!

    Celebrities Birthdays:
    November 20th

    You Share a birthday with over 17 other celebrities and/or famous people! Click Here to view our complete list. Who do you share a birthday with?

    Topaz: Birthstone for November 20th, 1940




    High Value:
    $750 Per Carat
    Low Value:
    $30 Per Carat

    Click Here To learn more about November Birthstones

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    Topaz, the true birthstone of November is a lovely stone that comes in a huge range of colors, which makes it an ideal gift, in that it leaves many options open to the buyer. With many desirable colors, and being relatively cheap due to it's high abundance, the topaz is truly and ideal gemstone. Common colors the Topaz is available are White, Blue, Green, Red, Brown, Pink, Grey, Yellow, Orange and even occasionally black. The stone is also commonly found across the globe, while many come from Brazil, the Topaz can also be found in Afghanistan, Pakistan, China, India, Russia and many other countries.

    It is believed this gemstones carries warm lively energies, that better connect the wearer to their inner spirit, and fills ones life with a burning passion, increases energy, intelligence, and increases the fire of the wearers love life. Three independent and unrelated ancient cultures all made the same association. The Greeks, named the stone after their word for fire. The Ancient Egyptians, who's dedicated the stone to Ra, their sun god. And the Hindus, who's word for topaz translates to warmth. There is little question that this stone bestows good energies too all that encounter it. It's little surprise that the Topaz gets it's name from the Greek work "Fire".

    1940 - the Silent Generation:

    Age Range:

    78-99 years old


    The silent Gen were born into a fortunate time period associated with wealth, and high eduaction.

    the Silent Generation Summary:

    Contrary to their name, the Silent Generation tended to be very patriotic and ambitious. They were plagued with the Korean war, and economic instability following WWII

    Time Period:


    Like to see more about Generations? Click here to go to our interactive generations table.

    Zodiac - Scorpio:


    Scorpio Traits:


    Scorpio Summary:

    Scorpios question everything, and work hard to understand all things. Are very intense, loyal and kind

    Start Date:


    End Date:


    Click here to see more about Scorpio

    1940-11-20: This day in History:

  • 1780-11-20 Britain declares war against Holland
  • 1789-11-20 NJ became 1st state to ratify Bill of Rights.
  • 1888-11-20 William Bundy invents 1st timecard clock
  • 1894-11-20 US intervenes in Bluefields Nicaragua
  • 1910-11-20 Revolution broke out in Mexico led by Francisco I. Madero.
  • 1914-11-20 US State Department starts requiring photographs for passports
  • 1931-11-20 Commercial teletype service began
  • 1942-11-20 NHL abolishes regular season overtime
  • 1943-11-20 American forces land on Tarawa & Makin Atoll in the Gilbert Is.
  • 1945-11-20 24 Nazi leaders put on trial at Nuremberg Germany.
  • 1947-11-20 Meet the Press makes network TV debut on NBC.
  • 1947-11-20 UN General assembly looks into printing their own stamps
  • 1947-11-20 Britain's Princess Elizabeth marries Duke Philip Mountbatten
  • 1953-11-20 1st airplane to exceed 1300 mph - Scott Crossfield
  • 1967-11-20 At 11 AM Census Clock at Dept of Commerce ticks past 200 million.
  • 1975-11-20 Spain's Gen. Francisco Franco dies in Madrid at 82
  • 1977-11-20 Walter Payton of Bears rushes for NFL-record 275 yards
  • 1977-11-20 Egyptian Pres Sadat became 1st Arab leader to address Israel Knesset
  • 1980-11-20 Steve Ptacek in Solar Challenger makes 1st solar-powered flight
  • 1980-11-20 Billy Martin named AL Manager of the Year (Oakland A's)
  • 1980-11-20 UA withdraws $44 million movie `Heaven's Gate' for reediting.
  • 1981-11-20 Anatoly Karpov USSR retains world chess championship
  • 1983-11-20 100 million watch ABC-TV movie `The Day After'
  • 1985-11-20 Yankee Don Mattingly named AL MVP
  • 1986-11-20 UN's WHO announces 1st global effort to combat AIDS

  • 11-20-1940 in
    Roman Numerals:

    XI • XX • MCMXL

    What is 1940-11-20 converted to roman numerals? Above is the date 11-20-1940 converted into roman numerals.
    The above date is written in the traditional western/American style of writing dates. Formatted in the order of
    Month-Day-Year. If you prefer the European way of writing dates (Which is day-month-year) the roman numerals would be written XX • XI • MCMXL.

    Next Birthday Countdown:

    Countdown timer for Nov 20, 2022:

    The above timer is a countdown clock for your next birthday! (Assuming you were born on 1940-11-20) This timer is automatically updated, and is accurate all the way up to the nearest second. Watch as your next birthday ticks closer and closer right before your eyes. If you were born on november-20-1940, your next birthday is only 131 days away.

    Your birthday is on November twentieth, 1940. Being born in late-November says a lot about you. Your zodiac sign is scorpio, your birth-stone is the Topaz, and your birth flower is the Chrysanthemum (both of which make great gifts for someone with this birthday). You are 81 years old, and were born in the middle of the Silent Generation. Which generation you are born into makes a huge impact on your life, click here to see our interactive table and learn more. You have been alive for 29819 days, or 715656 hours, or 42939360 minutes! Your next birthday which is in 2022, is on a Sunday.

  • Birthstone: Topaz (great gift idea, see Topaz article)
  • Birthflower: Chrysanthemum
  • Zodiac Sign: Scorpio

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