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August 15, 1961 was a Tuesday and it was the 227th day of the year 1961. It was the 33rd 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 5 days left before your next birthday. You will be 59 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,545 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 7,182 days or 19.66 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 730 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 September 2 at 05:23:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 23, 1993.
If a dog named Merci - a Poodle breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 315 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 Merci will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Merci will age 5-6 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.
- 1944Sylvie Vartan
- 1947Jenny Hanley
- 1948Patsy Gallant
- 1957Željko Ivanek
- 1963Alejandro González Iñárritu
- 1965Rob Thomas
- 1982Tsuyoshi Hayashi
- 1985Santiago Stieben
- 1990Aglaja Brix
View the complete list of August 15 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 15.
- 1385Richard de Vere, 11th Earl of Oxford, English commander (d. 1417)
- 1925Bill Pinkney, American singer (The Drifters) (d. 2007)
- 1925Erik Schmidt, Swedish-Estonian painter and author (d. 2014)
- 1939Bill Wratten, English air marshal
- 1963Lady Miss Kier, American singer-songwriter, DJ, and producer (Deee-Lite)
- 1966Shirley Kwan, Hong Kong singer, dancer, and actress
- 1976Boudewijn Zenden, Dutch footballer and manager
- 1978Lilia Podkopayeva, Ukrainian gymnast
- 1982Tsuyoshi Hayashi, Japanese actor
- 1990Nyusha, Russian singer-songwriter and producer
View the complete list of August 15 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 778The Battle of Roncevaux Pass, at which Roland is killed.
- 1018Byzantine general Eustathios Daphnomeles blinds and captures Ibatzes of Bulgaria by a ruse, thereby ending Bulgarian resistance against Emperor Basil II’s conquest of Bulgaria.
- 1430Francesco Sforza, lord of Milan, conquers Lucca.
- 1915A story in New York World newspaper reveals that the Imperial German government had purchased excess phenol from Thomas Edison that could be used to make explosives for the war effort and diverted it to Bayer for aspirin production.
- 1939The Wizard of Oz premieres at Grauman’s Chinese Theater in Los Angeles, California.
- 1963Execution of Henry John Burnett, the last man to be hanged in Scotland.
- 1965The Beatles play to nearly 60,000 fans at Shea Stadium in New York City, an event later regarded as the birth of stadium rock.
- 1974Yuk Young-soo, First Lady of South Korea, is killed during an apparent assassination attempt upon President, Park Chung-hee.
- 1998Omagh bombing in Northern Ireland, the worst terrorist incident of The Troubles.
- 2005The Helsinki Agreement between the Free Aceh Movement and the Government of Indonesia was signed, ending 28 years of fighting.
View the complete list of August 15 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 15, and 1961 reveal that your Life Path number is 22. It is a master number that represents practical idealism and material mastery. You were born under the most powerful and potentially the most successful of all Life Path numbers.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Alicia Morton, Mirjana Puhar, Jim Cummings, Liam Lynch, Ian Harding, Reece Mastin, Eric Idle, Lucia Cifarelli, Helen McCrory, Luca Prodan.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 15 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 15, 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 15th August 1961 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on January 22, 1960. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +126. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on March 20, 1938. Your score is -170. 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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In a room of 23 people there’s a 50% chance of two individuals having the same birthday (month and day only and not a leap year). The chance increases to 99.9% if there are 70 people in the room. You need at least 253 people in the room if you want someone to have the same birthday as you with 50% probability. This is called the birthday paradox or birthday problem. Try it out on your classroom, office, or sports team and confirm how many people share the same birthday.
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 21, 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 Western Australia approximately on 1150. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, geologist.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Inquisitive, inventive, liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson – to search, to find and to use this bridge.
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 15th 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)
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men, women, or creatures from the Sunshine State are making headlines every day of the year including your birthday. Try this fun exercise. Pick your search engine of choice and type in “florida man August 15” and see what kind of wild news headline you will get. This viral craze started in 2013 and gets resurrected now and then. The latest was from Tumblr and found its way to Twitter. As they say, the rest is history.
Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 15, 1961. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 227th day of 1961
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 33rd 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: 5 days
- Age on next birthday: 59 years old
- Days since birth: 21,545 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,182 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.66 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 730
- Next full moon: September 2 at 05:23:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 23, 1993
- Age in dog years: 315 dog years old using a Poodle breed
- Life path number and meaning: 22 – It is a master number that represents practical idealism and material mastery. You were born under the most powerful and potentially the most successful of all Life Path numbers.
- 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: January 22, 1960 (+126)
- Worst compatible birthday: March 20, 1938 (-170)
- 1961 world population: 3,083,966,929
- Number one song: Tossin’ and Turnin’ by Bobby Lewis (August 21, 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: XV.VIII.MCMLXI
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 19, 1984 – Micah Alberti, American actor; March 7, 1934 – Willard Scott, American journalist, actor, and author; July 24, 1942 – David Miner, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (The Great Society).
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