Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 20th of December 1961 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 10 minutes. Enjoy!
December 20, 1961 was a Wednesday and it was the 354th day of the year 1961. It was the 51st Wednesday 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 Friday. 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 156 days left before your next birthday. You will be 58 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,028 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 7,009 days or 19.19 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 713 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 August 15 at 12:31:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on August 28, 1993.
If a dog named Baltas - a Bouvier des Flandres 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 Baltas will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Baltas 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.
- 1869Charley Grapewin
- 1898Irene Dunne
- 1946Dick Wolf
- 1955David Breashears
- 1969Brian O'Halloran
- 1979Benedikte Kruse
- 1986Anoop Desai
- 1991Hunter Gomez
- 1994Nazriya Nazim
View the complete list of December 20 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Dec 20.
- 1740Arthur Lee, American physician and diplomat (d. 1792)
- 1786Pietro Raimondi, Italian composer (d. 1853)
- 1874Frederick Steep, Canadian soccer player (d. 1956)
- 1939Tony Bentley, English footballer
- 1944Bobby Colomby, American drummer and producer (Blood, Sweat & Tears)
- 1945Sivakant Tiwari, Indian-Singaporean lawyer and author (d. 2010)
- 1956Guy Babylon, American keyboard player and songwriter (d. 2009)
- 1964Mark Coleman, American mixed martial artist and wrestler
- 1980Israel Castro, Mexican footballer
- 1982Mohammad Asif, Pakistani cricketer
View the complete list of December 20 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 217The papacy of Zephyrinus ends. Callixtus I is elected as the sixteenth pope, but is opposed by the theologian Hippolytus who accuses him of laxity and of being a Modalist, one who denies any distinction between the three persons of the Trinity.
- 1522Siege of Rhodes: Suleiman the Magnificent accepts the surrender of the surviving Knights of Rhodes, who are allowed to evacuate. They eventually settle on Malta and become known as the Knights of Malta.
- 1606The Virginia Company loads three ships with settlers and sets sail to establish Jamestown, Virginia, the first permanent English settlement in the Americas.
- 1952A United States Air Force C-124 crashes and burns in Moses Lake, Washington killing 87.
- 1955Cardiff is proclaimed the capital city of Wales, United Kingdom.
- 1957The initial production version of the Boeing 707 makes its first flight.
- 1971The international aid organization Doctors Without Borders is founded by Bernard Kouchner and a group of journalists in Paris, France.
- 1987In the worst peacetime sea disaster, the passenger ferry Doña Paz sinks after colliding with the oil tanker Vector in the Tablas Strait in the Philippines, killing an estimated 4,000 people (1,749 official).
- 1995NATO begins peacekeeping in Bosnia.
- 2005Aleksandër Moisiu University was founded in Durrës, Albania.
View the complete list of December 20 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 12, 20, and 1961 reveal that your Life Path number is 4. It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Mark Moses, Douglas Spain, Big Pokey, Anna Maria Horsford, Tim Burgess, Gwynne Howell, Molly Price, Emily Hart, Eva Longoria, Stefan Brogren.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on December 20 is Sagittarius ♐ (The Archer) – a mutable sign with Fire as Western element. The ruling planet is Jupiter – the planet of luck and expansion. 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 December 20, 1961.
Turquoise is the modern birthstone for the month of December while Onyx is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Sagittarius is topaz. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 20th December 1961 is Holly for precious moments.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on August 20, 1987. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +197. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on June 17, 1968. Your incompatibility score is -158. 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 The Lion Sleeps Tonight by The Tokens as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (December 25, 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 Southern Australia approximately on 1850. Your profession was digger, undertaker.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You are a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.
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 20th December 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 December 20” 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.
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about December 20, 1961. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 354th day of 1961
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 51st Wednesday of 1961
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2021: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 156 days
- Age on next birthday: 58 years old
- Days since birth: 21,028 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,009 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.19 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 713
- Next full moon: August 15 at 12:31:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on August 28, 1993
- Age in dog years: 310 dog years old using a Bouvier des Flandres breed
- Life path number and meaning: 4 – It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
- Western zodiac sign: Sagittarius ♐ (The Archer)
- Western zodiac element: Fire
- Western zodiac sign quality: Mutable
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Jupiter – the planet of luck and expansion
- Western zodiac gemstone: Topaz
- Eastern zodiac animal: Ox
- Eastern zodiac element: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Turquoise
- Mystical birthstone: Onyx (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Holly for precious moments
- Best compatible birthday: August 20, 1987 (+197)
- Worst compatible birthday: June 17, 1968 (-158)
- 1961 world population: 3,083,966,929
- Number one song: The Lion Sleeps Tonight by The Tokens (December 25, 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
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: December 24, 1941 – David Arkin, American actor (d. 1991); May 23, 1919 – Betty Garrett, American actress, singer, and dancer (d. 2011); September 18, 1968 – Upendra, Indian actor, singer, director, and screenwriter.
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