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October 12, 1961 was a Thursday and it was the 285th day of the year 1961. It was the 41st 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 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 309 days left before your next birthday. You will be 63 years old when that day comes. There have been 22,702 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 7,567 days or 20.72 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 769 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 27 at 00:35:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on June 20, 1993.
If a dog named Kamea - a Rhodesian Ridgeback breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 334 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 Kamea will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Kamea will age 5-6 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.
- 1924Doris Grau
- 1935Samuel David Moore
- 1938Larry Scott
- 1950Caroline Ellis
- 1952Danielle Proulx
- 1960Hiroyuki Sanada
- 1963Dave Legeno
- 1970Kirk Cameron
- 1972Neriah Davis
- 1993Linn Oeymo
View the complete list of October 12 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 12.
- 1798Pedro I of Brazil (d. 1834)
- 1874Jimmy Burke, American baseball player and manager (d. 1942)
- 1891Fumimaro Konoe, Japanese soldier and politician, 39th Prime Minister of Japan (d. 1945)
- 1908Ann Petry, American journalist and author (d. 1997)
- 1921Art Clokey, American animator, producer, screenwriter, and voice actor, created Gumby (d. 2010)
- 1922William H. Sullivan, American soldier and diplomat, United States Ambassador to the Philippines (d. 2013)
- 1950Robin Askwith, English actor
- 1953David Threlfall, English actor and director
- 1955Joe Raiola, American comedian, journalist, and producer
- 1970Origa, Russian-Japanese singer (d. 2015)
View the complete list of October 12 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 633Battle of Hatfield Chase: King Edwin of Northumbria is defeated and killed by the British under Penda of Mercia and Cadwallon of Gwynedd.
- 1398The Treaty of Salynas is signed between Grand Duke of Lithuania Vytautas the Great and the Teutonic Knights, who received Samogitia.
- 1792First celebration of Columbus Day in the USA held in New York City.
- 1799Jeanne Geneviève Labrosse was the first woman to jump from a balloon with a parachute, from an altitude of 900 meters.
- 1933The military Alcatraz Citadel becomes the civilian Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary.
- 1960Television viewers in Japan unexpectedly witness the assassination of Inejiro Asanuma, leader of the Japan Socialist Party, when he is stabbed and killed during a live broadcast.
- 1979The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, the first of five books in the Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy comedy science fiction series by Douglas Adams is published.
- 1983Japan’s former Prime Minister Tanaka Kakuei is found guilty of taking a $2 million bribe from Lockheed and is sentenced to four years in jail.
- 1999The former Autonomous Soviet Republic of Abkhazia declares its independence from Georgia
- 2005The second Chinese human spaceflight Shenzhou 6 launched carrying Fèi Jùnlóng and Niè Hǎishèng for five days in orbit.
View the complete list of October 12 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 12, 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: Cindy Carol, Erinn Bartlett, Billy Dee Williams, Justus von Dohnányi, Dayo Wong, Krissel Valdez, Moritz Bleibtreu, Kathy Staff, Ellen McIlwaine, Simon Amstell.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on October 12 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 12, 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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 12th October 1961 is Cosmos for constancy.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on September 19, 1989. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +167. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on August 3, 1955. Your score is -187. 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 Hit the Road Jack by Ray Charles as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (October 16, 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 Yukon 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: Your main task – to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!
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 12th 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)
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 October 12” 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 October 12, 1961. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 285th day of 1961
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 41st Thursday of 1961
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2025: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 309 days
- Age on next birthday: 63 years old
- Days since birth: 22,702 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,567 days
- Years spent sleeping: 20.72 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 769
- Next full moon: December 27 at 00:35:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on June 20, 1993
- Age in dog years: 334 dog years old using a Rhodesian Ridgeback 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: 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: September 19, 1989 (+167)
- Worst compatible birthday: August 3, 1955 (-187)
- 1961 world population: 3,083,966,929
- Number one song: Hit the Road Jack by Ray Charles (October 16, 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: XII.X.MCMLXI
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: September 30, 1982 – Li Xiaolu, Chinese actress; February 5, 1982 – Dionysis Makris, Greek singer; July 16, 1957 – Faye Grant, American actress.
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