Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 31st 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 31, 1961 was a Sunday and it was the 365th day of the year 1961. It was the 53rd Sunday 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 Tuesday. Next year it will be Thursday and two years from now it will be Friday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 187 days left before your next birthday. You will be 58 years old when that day comes. There have been 20,997 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 6,999 days or 19.16 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 711 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 July 16 at 21:40:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 8, 1993.
If a dog named Jethreaux - a Borzoi 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 Jethreaux will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Jethreaux 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.
- 1928Tatyana Shmyga
- 1944Neil Ross
- 1959Paul Westerberg
- 1959Val Kilmer
- 1964Michael McDonald
- 1972Joey McIntyre
- 1973Malcolm Middleton
- 1983Mariana Renata
- 1990Sam Faiers
View the complete list of December 31 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Dec 31.
- 1572Emperor Go-Yōzei of Japan, (d. 1617)
- 1585Gonzalo Fernández de Córdoba, Spanish general and politician, 24th Governor of the Duchy of Milan (d. 1645)
- 1899Silvestre Revueltas, Mexican violinist, composer, and conductor (d. 1940)
- 1915Sam Ragan, American journalist, author, and poet (d. 1996)
- 1920Rex Allen, American singer-songwriter and actor (d. 1999)
- 1940Mani Neumeier, German drummer (Guru Guru)
- 1946Nigel Rudd, English businessman, founded Williams Holdings
- 1949Seub Nakhasathien, Thai environmentalist (d. 1990)
- 1953Trevor Phillips, English broadcaster and politician
- 1961Jeremy Heywood, English economist and civil servant
View the complete list of December 31 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1660James II of England is named Duke of Normandy by Louis XIV of France.
- 1695A window tax is imposed in England, causing many householders to brick up windows to avoid the tax.
- 1796The incorporation of Baltimore as a city.
- 1831Gramercy Park is deeded to New York City.
- 1923The chimes of Big Ben are broadcast on radio for the first time by the BBC.
- 1961RTÉ, Ireland’s state broadcaster, launches its first national television service.
- 1963The Central African Federation officially collapses, subsequently becoming Zambia, Malawi and Rhodesia.
- 1986A fire at the Dupont Plaza Hotel in San Juan, Puerto Rico, kills 97 and injures 140.
- 1994The First Chechen War: Russian army began a New Year’s storming of Grozny.
- 1999The United States Government hands control of the Panama Canal (as well all the adjacent land to the canal known as the Panama Canal Zone) to Panama. This act complied with the signing of the 1977 Torrijos–Carter Treaties.
View the complete list of December 31 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 12, 31, and 1961 reveal that your Life Path number is 6. It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Shoko Nakagawa, Michael Mahonen, Jessie James Decker, Lindsay Duncan, İpek Yaylacıoğlu, Jonathan Firth, Sara Watkins, Kimberly McCullough, Keenan Wynn, Fumika Baba.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on December 31 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 31, 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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 31st 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 Love Match compatibility score of +139. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on March 24, 1946. Your incompatibility score is -145. 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 (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 USA North-West 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 31st 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 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.
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about December 31, 1961. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 365th day of 1961
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 53rd Sunday of 1961
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2021: Friday
- Days until next birthday: 187 days
- Age on next birthday: 58 years old
- Days since birth: 20,997 days
- Days spent sleeping: 6,999 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.16 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 711
- Next full moon: July 16 at 21:40:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 8, 1993
- Age in dog years: 310 dog years old using a Borzoi breed
- Life path number and meaning: 6 – It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
- 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 (+139)
- Worst compatible birthday: March 24, 1946 (-145)
- 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
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: May 17, 1964 – David Eigenberg, American actor; October 10, 1954 – Mohamed Mounir, Egyptian singer and actor; April 14, 1996 – Abigail Breslin, American actress and singer.
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