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August 4, 1961 was a Friday and it was the 216th day of the year 1961. It was the 31st Friday 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 was Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 357 days left before your next birthday. You will be 60 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,558 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 7,186 days or 19.67 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 12, 1993.
If a dog named Motty - a Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 285 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 Motty will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Motty will age 4.5 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.
- 1929Kishore Kumar
- 1944Orhan Gencebay
- 1955Billy Bob Thornton
- 1968Lee Mack
- 1968Marcus Schenkenberg
- 1970Ron Lester
- 1983Cody Burger
- 1983Nathaniel Buzolic
- 1991River Viiperi
- 1995Bruna Marquezine
View the complete list of August 4 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 4.
- 1704Louis d'Orléans, Duke of Orléans (d. 1752)
- 1755Nicolas-Jacques Conté, French soldier and painter (d. 1805)
- 1844Henri Berger, German composer and bandleader (d. 1929)
- 1918Brian Crozier, Australian-English historian and journalist (d. 2012)
- 1921Herb Ellis, American guitarist (d. 2010)
- 1937David Bedford, English keyboard player, composer, and conductor (d. 2011)
- 1944Allan McCollum, American sculptor and academic
- 1965Crystal Chappell, American actress, director, producer, and screenwriter
- 1978JD Samson, American DJ and producer (Le Tigre, MEN, and The New England Roses)
- 1978Kurt Busch, American race car driver
View the complete list of August 4 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1327First War of Scottish Independence: James Douglas leads a raid into Weardale and almost kills Edward III of England.
- 1704War of the Spanish Succession: Gibraltar is captured by an English and Dutch fleet, commanded by Admiral Sir George Rooke and allied with Archduke Charles.
- 1790A newly passed tariff act creates the Revenue Cutter Service (the forerunner of the United States Coast Guard).
- 1791The Treaty of Sistova is signed, ending the Ottoman–Habsburg wars.
- 1906Central railway station, Sydney opens.
- 1915World War I: The German 12th Army occupies Warsaw during the Gorlice–Tarnów Offensive and the Great Retreat of 1915.
- 1936Prime Minister of Greece Ioannis Metaxas suspends parliament and the Constitution and establishes the 4th of August Regime.
- 1964Gulf of Tonkin incident: U.S. destroyers USS Maddox and USS Turner Joy report coming under attack in the Gulf of Tonkin.
- 1965The Constitution of the Cook Islands comes into force, giving the Cook Islands self-governing status within New Zealand.
- 1993A federal judge sentences Los Angeles Police Department officers Stacey Koon and Laurence Powell to 30 months in prison for violating motorist Rodney King’s civil rights.
View the complete list of August 4 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 4, 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: Sheilah Graham Westbrook, April Boy Regino, Matt Lapinskas, Al White, Jørgen Ingmann, Tatiana Sorokko, Hank Snow, John Qualen, Maxie Rosenbloom, Paulette Goddard.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 4 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 4, 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 ‘Friday’ is emerald.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 4th August 1961 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 23, 1968. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +109. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on July 18, 1943. Your score is -115. 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 4th 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 4” 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 4, 1961. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 216th day of 1961
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 31st Friday of 1961
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2022: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 357 days
- Age on next birthday: 60 years old
- Days since birth: 21,558 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,186 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.67 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 12, 1993
- Age in dog years: 285 dog years old using a Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever 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: 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: November 23, 1968 (+109)
- Worst compatible birthday: July 18, 1943 (-115)
- 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: IV.VIII.MCMLXI
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: May 18, 1907 – Lincoln Stedman, American actor (d. 1948); July 27, 1949 – Maureen McGovern, American singer and actress; September 28, 1967 – Moon Zappa, American actress and singer.
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