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August 16, 1961 Birthday Facts

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What day was my birthday Aug 16, 1961?

Cool Info NinjaAugust 16, 1961 was a Wednesday and it was the 228th day of the year 1961. The next time you can reuse your old 1961 calendar will be in 2017. Both calendars will be exactly the same! This is assuming you are not interested in the dates for Easter and other irregular holidays that are based on a lunisolar calendar.

What day is August 16 this year?

The day of the week of your birthday this year is Wednesday. Next year it will be Thursday and two years from now it will be Friday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.

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How many days until my next birthday?

There are 212 days left before your next birthday. You will be 56 years old when that day comes. There have been 20,242 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 686 full moons after you were born up to this day. How many of them did you see? The next full moon that you can see will be on February 11 at 00:34:00 GMT – Saturday.

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Which celebrity shares my birthday?

You might be happy to know that the following celebrities share your birthday. The list was randomly chosen and arranged in chronological order.

  • 1928
    Eddie Kirkland
  • 1934
    John Standing
  • 1937
    Lorraine Gary
  • 1945
    Bob Balaban
  • 1960
    Timothy Hutton
  • 1963
    Christine Cavanaugh
  • 1975
    George Stults
  • 1980
    Hwangbo
  • 1987
    Kyal Marsh
  • 1990
    Kōki Uchiyama

View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 16.

Who else were born on August 16?

Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 16.

  • 1401
    Jacqueline, Countess of Hainaut (d. 1436)
  • 1877
    Roque Ruaño, Spanish priest and engineer (d. 1935)
  • 1925
    Mal Waldron, American pianist and composer (d. 2002)
  • 1944
    Kevin Ayers, English singer-songwriter and guitarist (Soft Machine) (d. 2013)
  • 1946
    Dick Murdoch, American wrestler (d. 1996)
  • 1958
    José Luis Clerc, Argentinian tennis player and coach
  • 1961
    Michaela Dornonville de la Cour, Swedish singer and actress (Army of Lovers)
  • 1978
    Fu Mingxia, Chinese diver
  • 1980
    Raniere Silva dos Santos, Brazilian footballer
  • 1986
    Kim Oh-sung, South Korean footballer

View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 16.

What happened on my birthday – Aug 16?

These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.

  • 1780
    American Revolutionary War: Battle of Camden: The British defeat the Americans near Camden, South Carolina.
  • 1792
    Maximilien de Robespierre presents the petition of the Commune of Paris to the Legislative Assembly, which demanded the formation of a revolutionary tribunal.
  • 1812
    War of 1812: American General William Hull surrenders Fort Detroit without a fight to the British Army.
  • 1841
    U.S. President John Tyler vetoes a bill which called for the re-establishment of the Second Bank of the United States. Enraged Whig Party members riot outside the White House in the most violent demonstration on White House grounds in U.S. history.
  • 1900
    The Battle of Elands River during the Second Boer War ends after a 13-day siege is lifted by the British. The battle had begun when a force of between 2,000 and 3,000 Boers had surrounded a force of 500 Australians, Rhodesians, Canadians and British soldiers at a supply dump at Brakfontein Drift.
  • 1954
    The first issue of Sports Illustrated is published.
  • 1962
    Eight years after the remaining French India territories were handed to India, the ratifications of the treaty are exchanged to make the transfer official.
  • 2012
    South African police fatally shoot 34 miners and wound 78 more during an industrial dispute near Rustenburg.
  • 2013
    The ferry St. Thomas Aquinas collides with a cargo ship and sinks at Cebu, Philippines, killing 61 people and 59 others missing.
  • 2015
    More than 96 people have been killed and hundreds injured following a series of air-raids by the Syrian Arab Air Force on the rebel-held market town of Douma.

View the complete list of historical events for August 16.

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What does my birthday August 16, 1961 mean?

Your birthday numbers 8, 16 and 1961 reveal that your Life Path number is 5. It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.

The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Randolph Scott, Jean Yanne, Jonathan Gilbert, Kat Graham, James Earl Jones, Ving Rhames, Evelyn Ward, Jillian Wheeler, Sarah Bolger, Michael Seater.

What is the birthday horoscope for Aug 16, 1961?

The zodiac sign of a person born on August 16 is Leo . According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Ox is the mythical animal and Metal is the element of a person born on August 16, 1961.

What is the birthstone for August 16?

Peridot is the modern birthstone for the month of August while Diamond is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Leo is onyx. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.

What was the number one song on my birthday?

The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Tossin’ and Turnin’ by Bobby Lewis as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 21, 1961). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.

Bobby Lewis - Tossin' and Turnin' Tossin' and Turnin'
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