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October 1, 1961 was a Sunday and it was the 274th day of the year 1961. It was the 40th Sunday 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 Tuesday. Next year it will be Thursday 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 227 days left before your next birthday. You will be 58 years old when that day comes. There have been 20,957 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 6,986 days or 19.13 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 709 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 February 19 at 15:54:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on June 9, 1993.
If a dog named Fritzy - a English Cocker Spaniel 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 Fritzy will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Fritzy 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.
- 1896Ted Healy
- 1921James Whitmore
- 1928Laurence Harvey
- 1938Tony Epper
- 1942Herb Fame
- 1942Robert Lelièvre
- 1950Natalia Nogulich
- 1957Stelios Mainas
- 1965Ted King
- 1978Nicole Atkins
View the complete list of October 1 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 1.
- 1207Henry III of England (d. 1272)
- 1842S. Subramania Iyer, Indian lawyer and jurist (d. 1924)
- 1900Tom Goddard, English cricketer (d. 1966)
- 1910Chaim Pinchas Scheinberg, Polish-Israeli rabbi and scholar (d. 2012)
- 1952Ivan Sekyra, Czech singer-songwriter and guitarist (Abraxas) (d. 2012)
- 1953Grete Waitz, Norwegian runner and coach (d. 2011)
- 1961Rico Constantino, American wrestler and manager
- 1964Jonathan Sarfati, Australian-New Zealand chess player and author
- 1974Nick Graham, Australian rugby player
- 1981Júlio Baptista, Brazilian footballer
View the complete list of October 1 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1795Belgium is conquered by France.
- 1880First electric lamp factory is opened by Thomas Edison.
- 1903Baseball: The Boston Americans play the Pittsburgh Pirates in the first game of the modern World Series.
- 1908Ford puts the Model T car on the market at a price of US$825.
- 1928The Soviet Union introduces its First five-year plan.
- 1931The George Washington Bridge linking New Jersey and New York opens.
- 1957First appearance of In God we trust on U.S. paper currency.
- 1961The United States Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) is formed, becoming the country’s first centralized military espionage organization.
- 1962First broadcast of The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson.
- 1982Epcot opens at Walt Disney World near Orlando, Florida, United States.
View the complete list of October 1 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 1, and 1961 reveal that your Life Path number is 1. It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Michelle Meyrink, Mary Kiani, María Chacón, Roger Chapman, Shahid Kapoor, Jean Arthur, Stephanie Faracy, Troy Sanders, Kathleen Widdoes, Warren Zevon.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on October 1 is Libra ♎ (The Scales) – a cardinal sign with Air 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 October 1, 1961.
Opal is the modern birthstone for the month of October while Jasper is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Libra is chrysolite. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 1st October 1961 is Cosmos for constancy.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on October 31, 1950. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +157. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on July 22, 1953. Your incompatibility score is -169. 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 Take Good Care of My Baby by Bobby Vee as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (October 2, 1961). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a female ♀ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Romania approximately on 1875. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, astronomer.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Timid, constrained, quiet person. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson – to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.
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 1st October 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 October 1, 1961. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 274th day of 1961
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 40th Sunday of 1961
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2021: Friday
- Days until next birthday: 227 days
- Age on next birthday: 58 years old
- Days since birth: 20,957 days
- Days spent sleeping: 6,986 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.13 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 709
- Next full moon: February 19 at 15:54:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on June 9, 1993
- Age in dog years: 248 dog years old using a English Cocker Spaniel breed
- Life path number and meaning: 1 – It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
- Western zodiac sign: Libra ♎ (The Scales)
- Western zodiac element: Air
- Western zodiac sign quality: Cardinal
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Venus – the planet of love and beauty
- Western zodiac gemstone: Chrysolite
- Eastern zodiac animal: Ox
- Eastern zodiac element: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Opal
- Mystical birthstone: Jasper (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Cosmos for constancy
- Best compatible birthday: October 31, 1950 (+157)
- Worst compatible birthday: July 22, 1953 (-169)
- 1961 world population: 3,083,966,929
- Number one song: Take Good Care of My Baby by Bobby Vee (October 2, 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: October 19, 1903 – Tor Johnson, Swedish wrestler and actor (d. 1971); September 12, 1940 – Skip Hinnant, American actor; December 1, 1937 – Chuck Low, American actor.
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