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May 23, 1961 was a Tuesday and it was the 143rd day of the year 1961. It was the 21st 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 Thursday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 161 days left before your next birthday. You will be 59 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,389 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 7,130 days or 19.52 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 725 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 10 at 19:23:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 29, 1993.
If a dog named Clio - a Basset Hound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 252 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 Clio will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Clio 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.
- 1928Rosemary Clooney
- 1942Zalman King
- 1945Lauren Chapin
- 1958Drew Carey
- 1960Linden Ashby
- 1965Kappei Yamaguchi
- 1975Kim Sung-soo
- 1980Lane Garrison
- 1983Cas Alfonso
- 1983Heidi Range
View the complete list of May 23 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 23.
- 1100Emperor Qinzong of Song (d. 1161)
- 1879Elizabeth Gunn, New Zealand soldier and pediatrician (d. 1963)
- 1921James Blish, American author and critic (d. 1975)
- 1948Myriam Boyer, French actress, director, and producer
- 1957Jimmy McShane, Northern Irish musician (Baltimora) (d. 1995)
- 1967Anna Ibrisagic, Swedish politician
- 1967Luis Roberto Alves, Mexican footballer
- 1967Xu Demei, Chinese javelin thrower
- 1974Ken Jennings, American computer scientist, author, and game show contestant
- 1979Kirk Saarloos, American baseball player and coach
View the complete list of May 23 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1430Siege of Compiègne: Joan of Arc is captured by the Burgundians while leading an army to relieve Compiègne.
- 1568Dutch rebels led by Louis of Nassau, defeat Jean de Ligne, Duke of Arenberg, and his loyalist troops in the Battle of Heiligerlee, opening the Eighty Years’ War.
- 1829Accordion patent granted to Cyrill Demian in Vienna, Austrian Empire.
- 1907The unicameral Parliament of Finland gathers for its first plenary session.
- 1934The American bank robbers Bonnie and Clyde are ambushed by police and killed in Bienville Parish, Louisiana.
- 1970Robert Stephenson’s pioneering Britannia Tubular Bridge over the Menai Strait is catastrophically damaged by fire after standing for 120 years.
- 2006Alaskan stratovolcano Mount Cleveland erupts.
- 2008The International Court of Justice (ICJ) awards Middle Rocks to Malaysia and Pedra Branca (Pulau Batu Puteh) to Singapore, ending a 29-year territorial dispute between the two countries.
- 2012Adam Lambert became the first openly gay artist to debut at #1 on the Billboard 200 Album Charts, with his album Trespassing.
- 2013The Interstate 5 bridge over the Skagit River collapses in Mount Vernon, Washington.
View the complete list of May 23 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 23, and 1961 reveal that your Life Path number is 9. It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Rolf Wenkhaus, Jason Aldean, Lola Falana, MC Ren, Bruce Timm, Tal Bachman, Ariana Grande, Tom Bodett, Lynn Herring, Nari Contractor.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on May 23 is Gemini ♊ (The Twins) – a mutable sign with Air as Western element. The ruling planet is Mercury – the planet of communication. 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 23, 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 Gemini is agate. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 23rd 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 September 27, 1989. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +141. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on July 31, 1962. Your score is -141. 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 3,083,966,929. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Travelin’ Man by Ricky Nelson as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 29, 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 Wales approximately on 1750. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, bard.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.
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 23rd 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)
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 May 23” 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 May 23, 1961. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 143rd day of 1961
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 21st Tuesday of 1961
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2021: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 161 days
- Age on next birthday: 59 years old
- Days since birth: 21,389 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,130 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.52 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 725
- Next full moon: January 10 at 19:23:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 29, 1993
- Age in dog years: 252 dog years old using a Basset Hound breed
- Life path number and meaning: 9 – It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
- Western zodiac sign: Gemini ♊ (The Twins)
- Western zodiac element: Air
- Western zodiac sign quality: Mutable
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Mercury – the planet of communication
- Western zodiac gemstone: Agate
- 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: September 27, 1989 (+141)
- Worst compatible birthday: July 31, 1962 (-141)
- 1961 world population: 3,083,966,929
- Number one song: Travelin’ Man by Ricky Nelson (May 29, 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: XXIII.V.MCMLXI
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: May 18, 1913 – Charles Trenet, French singer-songwriter (d. 2001); September 25, 1991 – Emmy Clarke, American actress; July 21, 1964 – Steve Collins, Irish boxer and actor.
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