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August 31, 1961 was a Thursday and it was the 243rd day of the year 1961. It was the 35th Thursday 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 Monday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 7 days left before your next birthday. You will be 58 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,177 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 7,059 days or 19.33 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 717 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 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on May 9, 1993.
If a dog named Muksa - a Schnoodle breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 310 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 Muksa will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Muksa 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.
- 1937Warren Berlinger
- 1940Roger Newman
- 1945Van Morrison
- 1956Masashi Tashiro
- 1970Debbie Gibson
- 1973Kaori Mizumori
- 1976Vincent Delerm
- 1979Simon Neil
- 1980Joe Budden
- 1992Holly Earl
View the complete list of August 31 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 31.
- 1741Jean-Paul-Égide Martini, French composer and educator (d. 1816)
- 1896Félix-Antoine Savard, Canadian priest and author (d. 1982)
- 1909Ferenc Fejtő, Hungarian-French journalist and political scientist (d. 2008)
- 1915Pete Newell, American basketball player and coach (d. 2008)
- 1947Luca Cordero di Montezemolo, Italian businessman
- 1955Gary Webb, American journalist and author (d. 2004)
- 1967Anita Moen, Norwegian skier
- 1979Mickie James, American wrestler and singer
- 1982Chris Duhon, American basketball player
- 1992Holly Earl, English actress
View the complete list of August 31 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1422King Henry V of England dies of dysentery while in France. His son, Henry VI becomes King of England at the age of 9 months.
- 1803Lewis and Clark start their expedition to the west by leaving Pittsburgh at 11 in the morning.
- 1813At the final stage of the Peninsular War, British-Portuguese troops capture the town of Donostia (now San Sebastián), resulting in a rampage and eventual destruction of the town. Elsewhere, Spanish troops repel a French attack in the Battle of San Marcial.
- 1941World War II: Serbian paramilitary forces defeat Germans in the Battle of Loznica.
- 1965The Aero Spacelines Super Guppy aircraft makes its first flight.
- 1982Anti-government demonstrations are held in 66 Polish cities to commemorate the second anniversary of the Gdańsk Agreement.
- 1986The Soviet passenger liner SS Admiral Nakhimov sinks in the Black Sea after colliding with the bulk carrier Pyotr Vasev, killing 423.
- 1998North Korea reportedly launches Kwangmyŏngsŏng-1, its first satellite.
- 2006Edvard Munch’s famous painting The Scream, stolen on August 22, 2004, is recovered in a raid by Norwegian police.
- 2012A 7.6-magnitude earthquake strikes the Philippine province of Eastern Samar.
View the complete list of August 31 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 31, and 1961 reveal that your Life Path number is 2. It represents balance, harmony and partnership. You have the soul of an artist. You are a fine companion and possess a good sense of humor. Friends seek you out for your calming and peaceful company.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Tom Araya, Curt Smith, Nikita Dzhigurda, Lee Ritenour, Patricia Brake, Ami Onuki, Tom Davis, Jared Leto, Dominique Swain, Clayton Moore.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 31 is Virgo ♍ (The Maiden) – a mutable sign with Earth as Western element. The ruling planet is Mercury – the planet of communication. 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 31, 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 Virgo is carnelian. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 31st August 1961 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on September 19, 1989. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +128. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on April 9, 1934. Your incompatibility score is -138. 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 Michael by The Highwaymen as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (September 4, 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 Oceania 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: Your lesson – to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.
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 31st 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 31” 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 31, 1961. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 243rd day of 1961
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 35th Thursday of 1961
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2021: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 7 days
- Age on next birthday: 58 years old
- Days since birth: 21,177 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,059 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.33 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 717
- Next full moon: September 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on May 9, 1993
- Age in dog years: 310 dog years old using a Schnoodle breed
- Life path number and meaning: 2 – It represents balance, harmony and partnership. You have the soul of an artist. You are a fine companion and possess a good sense of humor. Friends seek you out for your calming and peaceful company.
- Western zodiac sign: Virgo ♍ (The Maiden)
- Western zodiac element: Earth
- Western zodiac sign quality: Mutable
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Mercury – the planet of communication
- Western zodiac gemstone: Carnelian
- 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: September 19, 1989 (+128)
- Worst compatible birthday: April 9, 1934 (-138)
- 1961 world population: 3,083,966,929
- Number one song: Michael by The Highwaymen (September 4, 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: XXXI.VIII.MCMLXI
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: November 7, 1938 – Dee Clark, American singer-songwriter (d. 1990); May 1, 1968 – Sol Kyung-gu, South Korean actor; May 5, 1951 – Nicholas Guest, American actor.
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