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May 1, 1961 was a Monday and it was the 121st 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 is Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday 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 7 days left before your next birthday. You will be 57 years old when that day comes. There have been 20,812 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 704 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 April 30 at 01:00:00 GMT – Monday.
If a dog named Maybellene - a Finnish Lapphund breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 272 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 Maybellene will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Maybellene 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.
- 1887Kurt Vespermann
- 1917John Beradino
- 1919Dan O'Herlihy
- 1937Una Stubbs
- 1950John Diehl
- 1953Naoya Uchida
- 1968Kelly Killoren Bensimon
- 1976Darius McCrary
- 1984Farah Fath
- 1985Drew Sidora
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for May 1.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 1.
- 1591Johann Adam Schall von Bell, German missionary and astronomer (d. 1666)
- 1730Sir Joshua Rowley, 1st Baronet, English admiral (d. 1790)
- 1872Sidónio Pais, Portuguese soldier and politician, 4th President of Portugal (d. 1918)
- 1908Giovannino Guareschi, Italian journalist and author (d. 1968)
- 1925Chuck Bednarik, American lieutenant and football player (d. 2015)
- 1925Scott Carpenter, American commander, pilot, and astronaut (d. 2013)
- 1964Lady Sarah Chatto, English daughter of Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon
- 1978Sachie Hara, Japanese model and actress
- 1984Mark Seaby, Australian footballer
- 1987Glen Coffee, American football player
View the complete list of famous birthdays for May 1.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1885The original Chicago Board of Trade Building opens for business.
- 1901The Pan-American Exposition opens in Buffalo, New York.
- 1931The Empire State Building is dedicated in New York City.
- 1945World War II: A German newsreader officially announces that Adolf Hitler has “fallen at his command post in the Reich Chancellery fighting to the last breath against Bolshevism and for Germany”. The Soviet flag is raised over the Reich Chancellery, by order of Stalin.
- 1956A doctor in Japan reports an “epidemic of an unknown disease of the central nervous system”, marking the official discovery of Minamata disease.
- 1957Thirty-four people are killed when a Vickers Viking airliner crashes in Hampshire England.
- 1960Cold War: U-2 incident: Francis Gary Powers, in a Lockheed U-2 spyplane, is shot down over the Soviet Union, sparking a diplomatic crisis.
- 1961The Prime Minister of Cuba, Fidel Castro, proclaims Cuba a socialist nation and abolishes elections.
- 1982Operation Black Buck: The Royal Air Force attacks the Argentine Air Force during Falklands War.
- 2003Invasion of Iraq: In what becomes known as the “Mission Accomplished” speech, on board the USS Abraham Lincoln (off the coast of California), U.S. President George W. Bush declares that “major combat operations in Iraq have ended”.
View the complete list of historical events for May 1.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 1 and 1961 reveal that your Life Path number is 5. It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Sienna Guillory, Kishan Shrikanth, Nick Zinner, Stephen Bruton, Rashid Nugmanov, Patrick Tang, Enda Markey, Jan Peerce, Farooq Sheikh, Susannah York.
The zodiac sign of a person born on May 1 is Taurus ♉. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Ox is the mythical animal and Metal is the element of a person born on May 1, 1961.
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Emerald is the modern birthstone for the month of May while Sapphire is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Taurus is sapphire. 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 Runaway by Del Shannon as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 1, 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 North of Latin America approximately on 1750. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, bard.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.
Can you remember who you were?
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 28, 1929 – Roxie Roker, American actress (d. 1995); July 1, 1942 – Geneviève Bujold, Canadian actress; September 14, 1973 – Tony Bui, Vietnamese director, producer, and screenwriter.
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