Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 23rd 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 23, 1961 was a Saturday and it was the 357th day of the year 1961. It was the 51st Saturday 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 Monday. 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 274 days left before your next birthday. You will be 58 years old when that day comes. There have been 20,910 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 6,970 days or 19.08 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 708 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 April 19 at 11:14:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on August 31, 1993.
If a dog named Bazul - a Goldador 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 Bazul will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Bazul 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.
- 1928Chronis Aidonidis
- 1931Ronnie Schell
- 1947Graham Bonnet
- 1949Adrian Belew
- 1951Shōfukutei Tsurube II
- 1961Carol Smillie
- 1967Carla Bruni
- 1975Lady Starlight
- 1988Thomai Apergi
View the complete list of December 23 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Dec 23.
- 1867Madam C. J. Walker, American businesswoman and philanthropist, founded the Madame C.J. Walker Manufacturing Company (d. 1919)
- 1896Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa, Italian lieutenant and author (d. 1957)
- 1902Norman Maclean, American author and academic (d. 1990)
- 1919Kenneth M. Taylor, American pilot and general (d. 2006)
- 1929Chet Baker, American trumpet player and singer (d. 1988)
- 1941Serge Reding, Belgian weightlifter (d. 1975)
- 1948Rick Wohlhuter, American runner
- 1954Raivo Järvi, Estonian radio host and politician (d. 2012)
- 1964Eddie Vedder, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Pearl Jam, Temple of the Dog, Bad Radio, and Hovercraft)
- 1967Carla Bruni, Italian-French singer-songwriter and model
View the complete list of December 23 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 562Hagia Sophia in Constantinople reopened with a rebuilt dome after a series of earthquakes caused the original to collapse.
- 1572Theologian Johann Sylvan is executed in Heidelberg for his heretical Antitrinitarian beliefs.
- 1783George Washington resigns as commander-in-chief of the Continental Army at the Maryland State House in Annapolis, Maryland.
- 1916World War I: Battle of Magdhaba – Allied forces defeat Turkish forces in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula.
- 1919Sex Disqualification (Removal) Act 1919 becomes law in the United Kingdom.
- 1921Visva-Bharati University is inaugurated.
- 1938Discovery of the first modern coelacanth in South Africa.
- 1970The North Tower of the World Trade Center in Manhattan, New York, New York is topped out at 1368 ft, making it the tallest building in the world.
- 1972The 16 survivors of the Andes flight disaster are rescued after 73 days, having survived by cannibalism.
- 2003PetroChina Chuandongbei natural gas field explosion, Guoqiao, Kai County, Chongqing, China, killing at least 234.
View the complete list of December 23 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 12, 23, and 1961 reveal that your Life Path number is 7. It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Frederique van der Wal, Ridge Canipe, Carmine Giovinazzo, Anthony Laciura, Guji Lorenzana, Pablo Milanés, Heinrich Schroth, Jewel Mische, Ruth Wilson, Don Brewer.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on December 23 is Capricorn ♑ (The Sea-goat) – a cardinal sign with Earth as Western element. The ruling planet is Saturn – the planet of discipline. 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 23, 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 Capricorn is ruby. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 23rd 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 +182. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on March 19, 1944. Your incompatibility score is -133. 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.
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men 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 23” 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.
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: You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.
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 23rd 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)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about December 23, 1961. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 357th day of 1961
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 51st Saturday of 1961
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2021: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 274 days
- Age on next birthday: 58 years old
- Days since birth: 20,910 days
- Days spent sleeping: 6,970 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.08 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 708
- Next full moon: April 19 at 11:14:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on August 31, 1993
- Age in dog years: 310 dog years old using a Goldador breed
- Life path number and meaning: 7 – It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
- Western zodiac sign: Capricorn ♑ (The Sea-goat)
- Western zodiac element: Earth
- Western zodiac sign quality: Cardinal
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Saturn – the planet of discipline
- Western zodiac gemstone: Ruby
- 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 (+182)
- Worst compatible birthday: March 19, 1944 (-133)
- 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: July 31, 1998 – Rico Rodriguez, American actor; December 31, 1941 – Sean S. Cunningham, American director, producer, and screenwriter; April 19, 1987 – David Cavazos, Mexican singer-songwriter.
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