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October 14, 1961 was a Saturday and it was the 287th day of the year 1961. It was the 41st Saturday 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 Monday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 206 days left before your next birthday. You will be 58 years old when that day comes. There have been 20,978 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 6,993 days or 19.14 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 711 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 April 19 at 11:14:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on June 22, 1993.
If a dog named Tenzing - a Silky Terrier 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 Tenzing will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Tenzing 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.
- 1918Frances E. Nealy
- 1952Rick Aviles
- 1953Greg Evigan
- 1967Stephen A. Smith
- 1970Jon Seda
- 1975Shaznay Lewis
- 1985Daniel Clark
- 1991Shona McGarty
- 2001Rowan Blanchard
View the complete list of October 14 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 14.
- 1644William Penn, English businessman, founded the Province of Pennsylvania (d. 1718)
- 1853Ciprian Porumbescu, Romanian composer and educator (d. 1883)
- 1911Lê Đức Thọ, Vietnamese general and politician, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1990)
- 1931Nikhil Banerjee, Indian sitar player and composer (d. 1986)
- 1946Al Oliver, American baseball player
- 1946Craig Venter, American biologist, geneticist, and academic
- 1967Stephen A. Smith, American sportscaster and actor
- 1974Shaggy 2 Dope, American rapper, producer, wrestler, and actor (Insane Clown Posse, Psychopathic Rydas, and Dark Lotus)
- 1977Carmen Soo, Malaysian model and actress
- 1992Khagendra Thapa Magar, Nepali dwarf
View the complete list of October 14 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1322Robert the Bruce of Scotland defeats King Edward II of England at Byland, forcing Edward to accept Scotland’s independence.
- 1805Battle of Elchingen, France defeats Austria.
- 1806Battle of Jena–Auerstedt France defeats Prussia.
- 1880Mexican soldiers kill Victorio, one of the greatest Apache military strategists.
- 1940Balham underground station disaster in London, England, sixty-six people in the station were killed during the Nazi Luftwaffe air raids on Great Britain.
- 1956Dr. B. R. Ambedkar, the Indian Untouchable caste leader, converts to Buddhism along with 385,000 of his followers (see Neo-Buddhism).
- 1957Queen Elizabeth II becomes the first Canadian monarch to open up an annual session of the Canadian Parliament, presenting her Speech from the throne in Ottawa, Canada.
- 1973In the Thammasat student uprising over 100,000 people protest in Thailand against the Thanom military government, 77 are killed and 857 are injured by soldiers.
- 1984“Baby Fae” receives a heart transplant from a baboon.
- 2006The college football brawl between University of Miami and Florida International University leads to suspensions of 31 players of both teams.
View the complete list of October 14 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 14, and 1961 reveal that your Life Path number is 5. It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Corey Feldman, Kat Graham, Sean Garrett, Corbin Bleu, Al Molinaro, Albert Hall, Dadasaheb Phalke, Prince Buster, John Shea, Lord Infamous.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on October 14 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 14, 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 ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 14th 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 Love Match compatibility score of +193. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on May 7, 1946. Your incompatibility score is -188. 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 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!
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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 14th 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 14, 1961. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 287th day of 1961
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 41st Saturday of 1961
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2021: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 206 days
- Age on next birthday: 58 years old
- Days since birth: 20,978 days
- Days spent sleeping: 6,993 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.14 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 711
- Next full moon: April 19 at 11:14:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on June 22, 1993
- Age in dog years: 248 dog years old using a Silky Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 5 – It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
- 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 (+193)
- Worst compatible birthday: May 7, 1946 (-188)
- 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
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 18, 1941 – Bobby Goldsboro, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer; November 30, 1929 – Dick Clark, American television host and producer, founded Dick Clark Productions (d. 2012); March 10, 1954 – Didier Barbelivien, French singer-songwriter.
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