Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 2nd of May 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!
May 2, 1961 was a Tuesday and it was the 122nd day of the year 1961. It was the 18th Tuesday 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 Saturday. Next year it will be Sunday and two years from now it will be Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 261 days left before your next birthday. You will be 60 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,654 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 7,218 days or 19.76 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 733 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 2 at 05:23:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 8, 1993.
If a dog named Freya - a Kerry Blue Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 285 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 Freya will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Freya 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.
- 1915Peggy Mount
- 1922Roscoe Lee Browne
- 1929Link Wray
- 1945Judge Dread
- 1952Isla St Clair
- 1952Mari Natsuki
- 1975Eva Santolaria
- 1977Jenna von Oÿ
- 1981Rina Satō
View the complete list of May 2 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 2.
- 1895Lorenz Hart, American playwright and composer (d. 1943)
- 1907Pinky Lee, American comedian and television host (d. 1993)
- 1926Gérard D. Levesque, Canadian lawyer and politician, 5th Deputy Premier of Quebec (d. 1993)
- 1935Lance LeGault, American actor (d. 2012)
- 1968Hikaru Midorikawa, Japanese voice actor and singer
- 1970Marco Walker, Swiss footballer and coach
- 1978Melvin Ely, American basketball player
- 1981Tiago Mendes, Portuguese footballer
- 1985Jarrod Saltalamacchia, American baseball player
- 1987Kris Russell, Canadian ice hockey player
View the complete list of May 2 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1568Mary, Queen of Scots, escapes from Loch Leven Castle.
- 1611The King James Bible is published for the first time in London, England, by printer Robert Barker.
- 1879The Spanish Socialist Workers‘ Party is founded in Casa Labra Pub (city of Madrid) by the historical Spanish workers’leader Pablo Iglesias.
- 1885Good Housekeeping magazine goes on sale for the first time.
- 1946The “Battle of Alcatraz” takes place; two guards and three inmates are killed.
- 1955Tennessee Williams wins the Pulitzer Prize for Drama for Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.
- 1964Vietnam War: An explosion sinks the USS Card while it is docked at Saigon. Viet Cong forces are suspected of placing a bomb on the ship. She is raised and returned to service less than seven months later.
- 1994A bus crashes in Gdańsk, Poland killing 32 people.
- 2004Yelwa massacre ended. It began on 4 February 2004 when armed Muslims attacked the Christians of Yelwa killing more than 78 Christians including at least 48 who were worshipping inside a church compound. More than 630 nomad Muslims were killed by Christians in Nigeria.
- 2011An E. coli outbreak strikes Europe, mostly in Germany, leaving more than 30 people dead and many others sick from the bacteria outbreak.
View the complete list of May 2 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 2, 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: John Lennon, Jeff Corey, Arlene Saunders, Kitarō, Dorothy Loudon, Denise Milani, Jillian Hall, Annie Cordy, Sarah Jezebel Deva, Scott MacIntyre.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on May 2 is Taurus ♉ (The Bull) – a fixed sign with Earth as Western element. The ruling planet is Venus – the planet of love and beauty. 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 May 2, 1961.
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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 2nd May 1961 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on January 4, 1952. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +121. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on July 27, 1955. Your 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 Runaway by Del Shannon as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 8, 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?
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 2nd May 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)
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Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 2, 1961. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 122nd day of 1961
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 18th Tuesday of 1961
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2022: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 261 days
- Age on next birthday: 60 years old
- Days since birth: 21,654 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,218 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.76 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 733
- Next full moon: September 2 at 05:23:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 8, 1993
- Age in dog years: 285 dog years old using a Kerry Blue Terrier 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: Taurus ♉ (The Bull)
- Western zodiac element: Earth
- Western zodiac sign quality: Fixed
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Venus – the planet of love and beauty
- Western zodiac gemstone: Sapphire
- Eastern zodiac animal: Ox
- Eastern zodiac element: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- Best compatible birthday: January 4, 1952 (+121)
- Worst compatible birthday: July 27, 1955 (-139)
- 1961 world population: 3,083,966,929
- Number one song: Runaway by Del Shannon (May 8, 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
- Roman numerals: II.V.MCMLXI
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: December 6, 1967 – Lucia Rijker, Dutch boxer and actress; March 6, 1927 – Norman Treigle, American actor and singer (d. 1975); November 18, 1993 – Makoto Okunaka, Japanese singer, dancer, and actress (Passpo).
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