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August 1, 1961 was a Tuesday and it was the 213rd day of the year 1961. It was the 31st Tuesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1961 calendar will be in 2023. 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.
The day of the week of your birthday this year is Saturday. Next year it will be Sunday and two years from now it will be Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 189 days left before your next birthday. You will be 59 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,361 days from the day you were born up to today. If you’ve been sleeping 8 hours daily since birth, then you have slept a total of 7,120 days or 19.49 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 723 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 9 at 07:35:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 9, 1993.
If a dog named Kako - a Silky Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 252 dog years old today. A dog’s first human year is equal to 15 dog years. Dogs age differently depending on breed and size. When you reach the age of 6 Kako will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Kako will age 4 dog years for every human year.
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You might be happy to know that the following celebrities share your birthday. The list was randomly chosen and arranged in chronological order.
- 1931Ramblin' Jack Elliott
- 1933Teri Shields
- 1960Suzi Gardner
- 1964Adam Duritz
- 1975Ane Dahl Torp
- 1981Brett Chukerman
- 1981Sally Pressman
- 1985Hyun Jyu-ni
View the complete list of August 1 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 1.
- 1930Lionel Bart, English composer (d. 1999)
- 1958Kiki Vandeweghe, American basketball player and coach
- 1962Cesar Montano, Filipino actor and director
- 1969Graham Thorpe, English cricketer and journalist
- 1970Elon Lindenstrauss, Israeli mathematician and academic
- 1978Dhani Harrison, English singer-songwriter and guitarist (Thenewno2, Traveling Wilburys, and Fistful of Mercy)
- 1986Jonas Plass, German sprinter
- 1986Mike Wallace, American football player
- 1987Lee Wallace, Scottish footballer
- 1995Derrick Monasterio, Filipino actor, singer, and dancer
View the complete list of August 1 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 30 BCOctavian (later known as Augustus) enters Alexandria, Egypt, bringing it under the control of the Roman Republic.
- 1759Seven Years’ War: The Battle of Minden, an allied Anglo-German army victory over the French. In Britain this was one of a number of events that constituted the Annus Mirabilis of 1759 and is celebrated as Minden Day by certain British Army regiments.
- 1842The Lombard Street riot erupts in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.
- 1946Leaders of the Russian Liberation Army, a force of Russian prisoners of war that collaborated with Nazi Germany, are executed in Moscow, Soviet Union for treason.
- 1961U.S. Defense Secretary Robert McNamara orders the creation of the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), the nation’s first centralized military espionage organization.
- 1966Purges of intellectuals and imperialists becomes official China policy at the beginning of the Cultural Revolution.
- 1968The coronation is held of Hassanal Bolkiah, the 29th Sultan of Brunei.
- 1974Cyprus dispute: The United Nations Security Council authorizes the UNFICYP to create the “Green Line”, dividing Cyprus into two zones.
- 2004A supermarket fire kills 396 people and injures 500 others in Asunción, Paraguay.
- 2010Convention on Cluster Munitions enters into force.
View the complete list of August 1 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 1, and 1961 reveal that your Life Path number is 8. It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Anita Louise, Tim McIntire, Rick Baker, Patty Pravo, Marta Sánchez, Rossano Brazzi, Edward Gordon Craig, Sarah Polley, Frank Welker, Amy Schumer.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 1 is Leo ♌ (The Lion) – a fixed sign with Fire as Western element. The ruling planet is Sun – the center of our universe. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Ox is the mythical animal and Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on August 1, 1961.
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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 1st August 1961 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on May 11, 1941. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +104. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on March 1, 1976. Your score is -107. You’ll be like a cat and a dog on a love-hate relationship. Arf-arf, I want to bite you. Meow-meow, stay away from me!
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Q: What do you call a person who shares the same birthday?
A: Birthday twins – easy!
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 3,083,966,929. (U.S. Census Bureau)
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 7, 1961). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a female ♀ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central England approximately on 1150. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, geologist.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You’re always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 109,557,830 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1961. The estimated number of babies born on 1st August 1961 is 300,158. That’s equivalent to 208 babies every minute. Try to imagine if all of them are crying at the same time.
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Mary. This name was given to 47,676 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 86,922 times in the year 1961. Any chance you are Mary or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
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Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 1, 1961. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 213rd day of 1961
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 31st Tuesday of 1961
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2022: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 189 days
- Age on next birthday: 59 years old
- Days since birth: 21,361 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,120 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.49 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 723
- Next full moon: February 9 at 07:35:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 9, 1993
- Age in dog years: 252 dog years old using a Silky Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 8 – It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
- Western zodiac sign: Leo ♌ (The Lion)
- Western zodiac element: Fire
- Western zodiac sign quality: Fixed
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Sun – the center of our universe
- Western zodiac gemstone: Onyx
- Eastern zodiac animal: Ox
- Eastern zodiac element: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: May 11, 1941 (+104)
- Worst compatible birthday: March 1, 1976 (-107)
- 1961 world population: 3,083,966,929
- Number one song: Tossin’ and Turnin’ by Bobby Lewis (August 7, 1961)
- Babies born in 1961: 109,557,830
- Babies born in 1961 every day: 300,158
- Babies born in 1961 every minute: 208
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 47,676 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 86,922 babies
- Roman numerals: I.VIII.MCMLXI
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 20, 1966 – Rainn Wilson, American actor, director, and producer; September 25, 1926 – Aldo Ray, American actor (d. 1991); July 13, 1968 – Omi Minami, Japanese voice actress.
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