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January 20, 1961 was a Friday and it was the 20th day of the year 1961. It was the 3rd Friday 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 was Sunday. Next year it will be Monday and two years from now it will be Wednesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 305 days left before your next birthday. You will be 59 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,244 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 7,081 days or 19.39 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 719 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 March 21 at 01:44:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 28, 1992.
If a dog named Molliestar - a Brittany breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 281 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 Molliestar will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Molliestar 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.
- 1896George Burns
- 1907Paula Wessely
- 1922Graham Stark
- 1923Nora Brockstedt
- 1938William Berger
- 1966Stacey Dash
- 1969Nicky Wire
- 1969Noriko Kinohara
- 1984Olivia Hallinan
View the complete list of January 20 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jan 20.
- 1703Joseph-Hector Fiocco, Flemish violinist and composer (d. 1741)
- 1732Richard Henry Lee, American lawyer and politician; President of the Continental Congress (d. 1794)
- 1783Friedrich Dotzauer, German cellist and composer (d. 1860)
- 1804Eugène Sue, French author (d. 1857)
- 1893Georg Åberg, Swedish triple jumper (d. 1946)
- 1913S. M. Rasamanickam, Sri Lankan politician (d. 1974)
- 1918Cleon Skousen, American author and academic (d. 2006)
- 1925Ernesto Cardenal, Nicaraguan priest, poet, and politician
- 1952Nikos Sideris, Greek psychiatrist and poet
- 1978Sid Wilson, American DJ and pianist
View the complete list of January 20 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 250Emperor Decius begins a widespread persecution of Christians in Rome. Pope Fabian is martyred.
- 1320Duke Wladyslaw Lokietek becomes king of Poland.
- 1649Charles I of England goes on trial for treason and other “high crimes”.
- 1783The Kingdom of Great Britain signs a peace treaty with France and Spain, officially ending hostilities in the American Revolutionary War (also known as the American War of Independence).
- 1788The third and main part of First Fleet arrives at Botany Bay. Arthur Phillip decides that Botany Bay is unsuitable for the location of a penal colony, and decides to move to Port Jackson.
- 1942World War II: At the Wannsee Conference held in the Berlin suburb of Wannsee, senior Nazi German officials discuss the implementation of the “Final Solution to the Jewish question”.
- 1954In the United States, the National Negro Network is established with 40 charter member radio stations.
- 1987Church of England envoy Terry Waite is kidnapped in Lebanon.
- 1991Sudan’s government imposes Islamic law nationwide, worsening the civil war between the country’s Muslim north and Christian south.
- 2001President of the Philippines Joseph Estrada is ousted in a nonviolent 4-day revolution, and is succeeded by Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.
View the complete list of January 20 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 20, 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: Willa Fitzgerald, Stephanie Mills, Aisling Loftus, Poncho Sanchez, Pierre Lapointe, Ludwika Paleta, Ai Hashimoto, Harold J. Stone, Nathan Lopez, Erik Moll.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on January 20 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), Rat is the mythical animal and Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on January 20, 1961.
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 ‘Friday’ is emerald.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 20th January 1961 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 4, 1970. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +134. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on July 30, 1955. Your incompatibility score is -139. 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 Wonderland by Night by Bert Kaempfert as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 23, 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 USA South-West 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: Your main task – to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!
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 20th January 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 January 20, 1961. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 20th day of 1961
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 3rd Friday of 1961
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2021: Wednesday
- Days until next birthday: 305 days
- Age on next birthday: 59 years old
- Days since birth: 21,244 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,081 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.39 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 719
- Next full moon: March 21 at 01:44:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 28, 1992
- Age in dog years: 281 dog years old using a Brittany breed
- Life path number and meaning: 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.
- 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: Rat
- Eastern zodiac element: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- Best compatible birthday: November 4, 1970 (+134)
- Worst compatible birthday: July 30, 1955 (-139)
- 1961 world population: 3,083,966,929
- Number one song: Wonderland by Night by Bert Kaempfert (January 23, 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: June 7, 1956 – L.A. Reid, American songwriter and producer, co-founded LaFace Records; September 24, 1921 – Sheila MacRae, English-American actress, singer, and dancer (d. 2014); March 10, 1980 – Satomi Hirose, Japanese actress.
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