Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 2nd of January 1960 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!
January 2, 1960 was a Saturday and it was the 2nd day of the year 1960. It was the 1st Saturday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1960 calendar will be in 2044. 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 Wednesday. Next year it will be Thursday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 129 days left before your next birthday. You will be 60 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,786 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 7,262 days or 19.88 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 738 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 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 10, 1991.
If a dog named Hoagey - a Tibetan Spaniel breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 256 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 Hoagey will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Hoagey will age 4 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.
- 1924Evgenios Spatharis
- 1925Larry Harmon
- 1950Débora Duarte
- 1952Graeme Strachan
- 1954Glenn Goins
- 1955Tex Brashear
- 1964Luis Moro
- 1967Rose Fostanes
- 1972Mike Vaughn
- 1975David Sandström
View the complete list of January 2 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jan 2.
- 1822Rudolf Clausius, Polish-German physicist and mathematician (d. 1888)
- 1877Slava Raškaj, Croatian painter (d. 1906)
- 1886Apsley Cherry-Garrard, English explorer (d. 1959)
- 1914Kenny Clarke, American drummer and composer (d. 1985)
- 1928Daisaku Ikeda, Japanese religious leader
- 1944Péter Eötvös, Hungarian composer and conductor
- 1948Joyce Wadler, American journalist and author
- 1958Vladimir Ovchinnikov, Russian pianist and educator
- 1961Gabrielle Carteris, American actress
- 1970Eric Whitacre, American composer and conductor
View the complete list of January 2 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 533Mercurius becomes Pope John II, the first pope to adopt a new name upon elevation to the papacy.
- 1788Georgia becomes the fourth state to ratify the United States Constitution.
- 1791Big Bottom massacre in the Ohio Country, marking the beginning of the Northwest Indian War.
- 1900American statesman and diplomat John Hay announces the Open Door Policy to promote trade with China.
- 1905Russo-Japanese War: The Russian garrison surrenders at Port Arthur, China.
- 1949Luis Muñoz Marín becomes the first democratically elected Governor of Puerto Rico.
- 1967Ronald Reagan sworn in as Governor of California
- 1974United States President Richard Nixon signs a bill lowering the maximum U.S. speed limit to 55 MPH in order to conserve gasoline during an OPEC embargo.
- 1975Bangladeshi Marxist leader Siraj Sikder is arrested and dies while in police custody.
- 2011January 2011 Baghdad shootings take place.
View the complete list of January 2 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 2, and 1960 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: Pete Briquette, Marco Hietala, Pete Yorn, Vicki Sue Robinson, Stefie Shock, Matthew Vaughn, Lockett Pundt, Bennett Miller, Gus Dudgeon, Pinetop Perkins.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on January 2 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), Pig is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on January 2, 1960.
Garnet is the modern birthstone for the month of January while Emerald 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 2nd January 1960 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on October 14, 1932. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +156. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on May 17, 1942. Your incompatibility score is -132. 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 3,043,001,508. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was El Paso by Marty Robbins as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 4, 1960). 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 North Europe approximately on 1725. Your profession was digger, undertaker.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere — politics, business, religion, housekeeping. Could be a leader.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 107,537,497 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1960. The estimated number of babies born on 2nd January 1960 is 293,818. That’s equivalent to 204 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 51,474 baby girls. For the boys it’s David. This name was recorded 85,928 times in the year 1960. Any chance you are Mary or David? (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 January 2” 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 January 2, 1960. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 2nd day of 1960
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 1st Saturday of 1960
- Next same calendar year: 2044
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2021: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 129 days
- Age on next birthday: 60 years old
- Days since birth: 21,786 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,262 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.88 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 738
- Next full moon: September 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 10, 1991
- Age in dog years: 256 dog years old using a Tibetan Spaniel 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: Pig
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- Best compatible birthday: October 14, 1932 (+156)
- Worst compatible birthday: May 17, 1942 (-132)
- 1960 world population: 3,043,001,508
- Number one song: El Paso by Marty Robbins (January 4, 1960)
- Babies born in 1960: 107,537,497
- Babies born in 1960 every day: 293,818
- Babies born in 1960 every minute: 204
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 51,474 babies
- Popular boy’s name: David – 85,928 babies
- Roman numerals: II.I.MCMLX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 5, 1985 – Michael Cuccione, Canadian actor and singer (d. 2001); September 13, 1922 – Yma Sumac, Peruvian-American soprano and actress (d. 2008); April 23, 1975 – Jónsi, Icelandic singer-songwriter and guitarist (Sigur Rós and Jónsi & Alex).
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