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May 26, 1961 was a Friday and it was the 146th day of the year 1961. It was the 21st 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 Saturday. Next year it will be Sunday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 165 days left before your next birthday. You will be 58 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,019 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 7,006 days or 19.18 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 712 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 December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on February 1, 1993.
If a dog named Sylvester - a Puli 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 Sylvester will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Sylvester 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.
- 1911Henry Ephron
- 1917Éva Szörényi
- 1929Catherine Sauvage
- 1938Teresa Stratas
- 1941Reg Bundy
- 1963Claude Legault
- 1981Irini Merkouri
- 1982David Reed
- 1982Yoko Matsugane
- 1991Ah Young
View the complete list of May 26 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 26.
- 1910Imi Lichtenfeld, Hungarian-Israeli martial artist, boxer, and gymnast (d. 1998)
- 1911Henry Ephron, American playwright, screenwriter, and producer (d. 1992)
- 1928Jack Kevorkian, American pathologist, author, and activist (d. 2011)
- 1932Grigor Vachkov, Bulgarian actor (d. 1980)
- 1939Jaki Liebezeit German drummer (Can)
- 1955Wesley Walker, American football player and educator
- 1956Neil Parish, English politician
- 1962Genie Francis, American actress
- 1963Claude Legault, Canadian actor and screenwriter
- 1988Andrea Catellani, Italian footballer
View the complete list of May 26 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 17Germanicus returns to Rome as a conquering hero; he celebrates a triumph for his victories over the Cherusci, Chatti and other German tribes west of the Elbe.
- 1736The Battle of Ackia was fought near the present site of Tupelo, Mississippi. British and Chickasaw soldiers repelled a French and Choctaw attack on the then-Chickasaw village of Ackia.
- 1857Dred Scott is emancipated by the Blow family, his original owners.
- 1897Dracula, a novel by the Irish author Bram Stoker, is published.
- 1900Thousand Days’ War: The Colombian Conservative Party turns the tide of war in their favor with victory against the Colombian Liberal Party in the Battle of Palonegro.
- 1906Vauxhall Bridge is opened in London.
- 1940World War II: Operation Dynamo: In northern France, Allied forces begin a massive evacuation from Dunkirk, France.
- 1972The United States and the Soviet Union sign the Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty.
- 1983A strong 7.7 magnitude earthquake strikes Japan, triggering a tsunami that kills at least 104 people and injures thousands. Many people go missing and thousands of buildings are destroyed.
- 1998The first “National Sorry Day” was held in Australia, and reconciliation events were held nationally, and attended by over a million people.
View the complete list of May 26 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 26, and 1961 reveal that your Life Path number is 3. It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Margaret Lindsay, Matthew Waterhouse, Vola Vale, Jessica Caban, Etsushi Toyokawa, Aljin Abella, Johnnie Ray, Lou Taylor Pucci, Doda, Karen Black.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on May 26 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 26, 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 Gemini is agate. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Friday’ is emerald.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 26th 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 August 14, 1948. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +143. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on July 20, 1940. Your incompatibility score is -150. 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 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 26th 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)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 26, 1961. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 146th day of 1961
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 21st Friday of 1961
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2020: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 165 days
- Age on next birthday: 58 years old
- Days since birth: 21,019 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,006 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.18 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 712
- Next full moon: December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on February 1, 1993
- Age in dog years: 276 dog years old using a Puli breed
- Life path number and meaning: 3 – It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
- 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: August 14, 1948 (+143)
- Worst compatible birthday: July 20, 1940 (-150)
- 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
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 14, 1943 – José Luis Rodríguez, Venezuelan singer and actor; October 20, 1935 – Jerry Orbach, American actor and singer (d. 2004); March 15, 1985 – Kellan Lutz, American model and actor.
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