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January 2, 1961 was a Monday and it was the 2nd day of the year 1961. 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 was Tuesday. 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 345 days left before your next birthday. You will be 58 years old when that day comes. There have been 20,839 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 705 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 January 31 at 13:28:00 GMT – Wednesday.
If a dog named Kushpo - a Portuguese Water Dog breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 276 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 Kushpo will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Kushpo will age 4.5 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.
- 1925Larry Harmon
- 1926Howard Caine
- 1943Filiz Akın
- 1955Tex Brashear
- 1956Jishu Dasgupta
- 1956John Bedford Lloyd
- 1960Naoki Urasawa
- 1967Jón Gnarr
- 1969Tommy Morrison
- 1971Markus Hoffmann
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for January 2.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jan 2.
- 1902Dan Keating, Irish Republican Army volunteer (d. 2007)
- 1928Robert Goralski, American journalist and author (d. 1988)
- 1929Lehri, Pakistani actor (d. 2012)
- 1944Péter Eötvös, Hungarian composer and conductor
- 1946Richard Cole, English talent manager
- 1967Rose Fostanes, Filipino singer
- 1969Róbert Švehla, Slovak ice hockey player and coach
- 1971Markus Hoffmann, German actor (d. 1997)
- 1981Kirk Hinrich, American basketball player
- 1987Jocelyn Oxlade, Filipino-British singer and model
View the complete list of famous birthdays for January 2.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1777American Revolutionary War: American forces under the command of George Washington repulsed a British attack at the Battle of the Assunpink Creek near Trenton, New Jersey.
- 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.
- 1927Angered by the anti-clerical provisions of the Mexican Constitution of 1917, Catholic rebels in Mexico rebelled against the government.
- 1942World War II: Manila, Philippines is captured by Japanese forces.
- 1955Panamanian president José Antonio Remón Cantera is assassinated.
- 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.
- 1981One of the largest investigations by a British police force ends when serial killer Peter Sutcliffe, the “Yorkshire Ripper”, is arrested in Sheffield, South Yorkshire.
- 1992Leaders of armed opposition declare the President Zviad Gamsakhurdia deposed during a military coup in Georgia.
View the complete list of historical events for January 2.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 2 and 1961 reveal that your Life Path number is 11. It is a master number that represents intuition, idealism and invention. You have the potential to be a source of inspiration and illumination for people.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Michelle Fairley, Christine Lavin, Anne Dudek, Yvette Wilson, Rosemary Harris, John Legend, Herbert Lom, Sayuri Kokushō, Boz Burrell, Heather Kuzmich.
The zodiac sign of a person born on January 2 is Capricorn ♑. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Rat is the mythical animal and Metal is the element of a person born on January 2, 1961.
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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 ‘Monday’ is pearl.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Are You Lonesome Tonight? by Elvis Presley as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 2, 1961). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a male ♂ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Ukraine approximately on 1175. Your profession was leader, major, captain.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Timid, constrained, quiet person. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson – to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.
Can you remember who you were?
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: July 9, 1973 – Enrique Murciano, American actor and producer; April 2, 1967 – Prince Paul, American DJ and producer (Gravediggaz, Stetsasonic, and Handsome Boy Modeling School); February 19, 1981 – Vitas, Russian singer-songwriter.
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