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May 4, 1961 was a Thursday and it was the 124th day of the year 1961. It was the 18th Thursday 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 is Saturday. Next year it will be Monday 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 108 days left before your next birthday. You will be 58 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,076 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 7,025 days or 19.23 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 713 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 21 at 05:17:00 GMT – Monday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 10, 1993.
If a dog named Tabata - a Pyrenean Shepherd breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 248 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 Tabata will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Tabata 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.
- 1944Russi Taylor
- 1952Michael Barrymore
- 1953Oleta Adams
- 1955Robert Ellis Orrall
- 1959Randy Travis
- 1961Jay Aston
- 1967Akiko Yajima
- 1975Catherine Trudeau
- 1981Dallon Weekes
- 2002Anastasiya Petryk
View the complete list of May 4 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 4.
- 1851Thomas Dewing, American painter (d. 1938)
- 1917Edward T. Cone, American pianist and composer (d. 2004)
- 1918Tom Mead, Australian journalist and politician (d. 2004)
- 1937Dick Dale, American guitarist
- 1951Jackie Jackson, American singer-songwriter and dancer (The Jackson 5)
- 1956Ken Oberkfell, American baseball player and coach
- 1960Martyn Moxon, English cricketer and coach
- 1961Jay Aston, English singer-songwriter and dancer (Bucks Fizz)
- 1982Markus Rogan, Austrian swimmer
- 1992Grace Phipps, American actress and singer
View the complete list of May 4 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1493Pope Alexander VI divides the New World between Spain and Portugal along the Line of Demarcation.
- 1799Fourth Anglo-Mysore War: The Battle of Seringapatam: The siege of Seringapatam ends when the city is invaded and Tipu Sultan killed by the besieging British army, under the command of General George Harris.
- 1836Formation of Ancient Order of Hibernians
- 1865Surrender of the Confederate departments of Alabama, Mississippi and East Louisiana at Citronelle, Alabama.
- 1904Charles Stewart Rolls meets Frederick Henry Royce at the Midland Hotel in Manchester, England.
- 1949The entire Torino football team (except for two players who did not take the trip: Sauro Tomà, due to an injury and Renato Gandolfi, because of coach request) is killed in a plane crash at the Superga hill at the edge of Turin, Italy.
- 1953Ernest Hemingway wins the Pulitzer Prize for The Old Man and the Sea.
- 1961Malcolm Ross and Victor Prather attain a new altitude record for manned balloon flight ascending in the Strato-Lab V open gondola to 113740 ft.
- 2000Ken Livingstone becomes the first Mayor of London.
- 2002EAS Airlines Flight 4226 crashes in a suburb of Kano, Nigeria shortly after takeoff, killing 149 people.
View the complete list of May 4 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 4, and 1961 reveal that your Life Path number is 8. It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Marcela Bovio, Buddy Rogers, Zac Efron, Lewis Milestone, Tim Maia, Masatoshi Nagase, Yusaku Matsuda, Lanisha Cole, Beth Gibbons, Don Burke.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on May 4 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 4, 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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 4th 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 Love Match compatibility score of +115. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on November 10, 1954. Your incompatibility score is -148. 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 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 4th 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 4, 1961. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 124th day of 1961
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 18th Thursday of 1961
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2021: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 108 days
- Age on next birthday: 58 years old
- Days since birth: 21,076 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,025 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.23 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 713
- Next full moon: January 21 at 05:17:00 GMT – Monday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 10, 1993
- Age in dog years: 248 dog years old using a Pyrenean Shepherd breed
- Life path number and meaning: 8 – It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
- 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 (+115)
- Worst compatible birthday: November 10, 1954 (-148)
- 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
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 31, 1964 – Billey Shamrock, Swedish singer-songwriter and actor; April 15, 1985 – Diana Zubiri, Filipino actress; March 4, 1954 – Boris Moiseev, Russian actor, singer, and dancer.
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