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December 26, 1961 was a Tuesday and it was the 360th day of the year 1961. It was the 52nd 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 Sunday. 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 197 days left before your next birthday. You will be 60 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,718 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 7,239 days or 19.82 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 735 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 June 24 at 18:42:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 3, 1993.
If a dog named Biesen - a Great Pyrenees breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 320 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 Biesen will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Biesen 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.
- 1927Denis Quilley
- 1938Alamgir Kabir
- 1954Steve Steen
- 1954Tony Rosato
- 1971Tatiana Sorokko
- 1973Reichen Lehmkuhl
- 1986Kit Harington
- 1990Shota Matsushima
- 1994Samantha Boscarino
- 1996Kasumi Yamaya
View the complete list of December 26 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Dec 26.
- 1874Khan Bahadur Ahsanullah, Bangladeshi theologist and academic (d. 1965)
- 1894Jean Toomer, American author and poet (d. 1967)
- 1926Gina Pellón, Cuban-French painter and poet (d. 2014)
- 1935Norm Ullman, Canadian ice hockey player
- 1947Jean Echenoz, French author
- 1963Bill Wennington, Canadian basketball player and sportscaster
- 1982Aksel Lund Svindal, Norwegian skier
- 1984Alex Schwazer, Italian race walker
- 1992Cecilia Costa Melgar, Chilean tennis player
- 2000Samuel Sevian, American chess player
View the complete list of December 26 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1793The wedding of Prince Friedrich Ludwig of Prussia and Frederica of Mecklenburg-Strelitz takes place.
- 1861American Civil War: The Trent Affair: Confederate diplomatic envoys James M. Mason and John Slidell are freed by the United States government, thus heading off a possible war between the United States and United Kingdom.
- 1871Gilbert and Sullivan collaborate for the first time, on their lost opera, Thespis. It does modestly well, but the two would not collaborate again for four years.
- 1919Babe Ruth of the Boston Red Sox is sold to the New York Yankees by owner Harry Frazee, allegedly establishing the Curse of the Bambino superstition.
- 1948Cardinal József Mindszenty is arrested in Hungary and accused of treason and conspiracy.
- 1972Vietnam War: As part of Operation Linebacker II, 120 American B-52 Stratofortress bombers attacked Hanoi, including 78 launched from Andersen Air Force Base in Guam, the largest single combat launch in Strategic Air Command history.
- 1982Time’s Man of the Year is for the first time a non-human, the personal computer.
- 1994Four Armed Islamic Group hijackers seize control of Air France Flight 8969. When the plane lands at Marseille, a French Gendarmerie assault team boards the aircraft and kills the hijackers.
- 1996Six-year-old beauty queen JonBenét Ramsey is found beaten and strangled in the basement of her family’s home in Boulder, Colorado.
- 1999The storm Lothar sweeps across Central Europe, killing 137 and causing US$1.3 billion in damage.
View the complete list of December 26 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 12, 26, and 1961 reveal that your Life Path number is 1. It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Serenay Sarıkaya, Andrew Ridgeley, Jerry Weintraub, Yasushi Akimoto, Lucia Micarelli, Holly Hunter, Karel Reisz, Charles Mesure, Auguste Lumière, Joey Wong.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on December 26 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 26, 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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 26th December 1961 is Holly for precious moments.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on August 25, 1987. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +174. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on August 7, 1947. Your score is -126. 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 The Lion Sleeps Tonight by The Tokens as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 6, 1962). 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 Japan 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 26th 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 26” 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 December 26, 1961. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 360th day of 1961
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 52nd Tuesday of 1961
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2023: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 197 days
- Age on next birthday: 60 years old
- Days since birth: 21,718 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,239 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.82 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 735
- Next full moon: June 24 at 18:42:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 3, 1993
- Age in dog years: 320 dog years old using a Great Pyrenees breed
- Life path number and meaning: 1 – It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
- 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 25, 1987 (+174)
- Worst compatible birthday: August 7, 1947 (-126)
- 1961 world population: 3,083,966,929
- Number one song: The Lion Sleeps Tonight by The Tokens (January 6, 1962)
- 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: XXVI.XII.MCMLXI
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: September 27, 1982 – Jon McLaughlin, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer; January 30, 1974 – Olivia Colman, English actress and singer; October 11, 1983 – Sharena, Indonesian model and actress.
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