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October 15, 1961 was a Sunday and it was the 288th day of the year 1961. It was the 42nd 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 Thursday. Next year it will be Friday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 71 days left before your next birthday. You will be 59 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,479 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 7,160 days or 19.60 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 728 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 September 2 at 05:23:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on June 23, 1993.
If a dog named Arthur - a Redbone Coonhound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 281 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 Arthur will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Arthur 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.
- 1897Mudicondan Venkatarama Iyer
- 1900Mervyn LeRoy
- 1906Victoria Spivey
- 1912Nellie Lutcher
- 1920Patricia Jessel
- 1946Richard Carpenter
- 1953Larry Miller
- 1957Mira Nair
- 1968Vanessa Marcil
- 1980Siiri Nordin
View the complete list of October 15 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 15.
- 1897Mudicondan Venkatarama Iyer Indian singer and musicologist (d. 1975)
- 1922Agustina Bessa-Luís, Portuguese author
- 1924Mark Lenard, American actor (d. 1996)
- 1947Hümeyra, Turkish singer-songwriter and actress
- 1953Walter Jon Williams, American author
- 1961Vyacheslav Butusov, Russian singer-songwriter and guitarist (Nautilus Pompilius)
- 1973Dax Riggs, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Acid Bath, Daisyhead & The Mooncrickets, Agents of Oblivion, and Deadboy & the Elephantmen)
- 1979Jekaterina Golovatenko, Estonian figure skater
- 1980Tom Boonen, Belgian cyclist
- 1984Johan Voskamp, Dutch footballer
View the complete list of October 15 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1211Battle of the Rhyndacus: The Latin emperor Henry of Flanders defeats the Nicaean emperor Theodore I Laskaris.
- 1764Edward Gibbon observes a group of friars singing in the ruined Temple of Jupiter in Rome, which inspires him to begin work on The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire.
- 1864American Civil War: The Battle of Glasgow is fought, resulting in the surrender of Glasgow, Missouri and its Union garrison, to the Confederacy.
- 1878The Edison Electric Light Company begins operation.
- 1894The Dreyfus affair: Alfred Dreyfus is arrested for spying.
- 1956Fortran, the first modern computer language, is shared with the coding community for the first time.
- 1969Vietnam War; The Moratorium to End the War in Vietnam is held in Washington D.C. and across the US. Over two million demonstrate nationally; about 250,000 in Washington D.C.
- 1997The first supersonic land speed record is set by Andy Green in ThrustSSC (United Kingdom), 50 years and one day after Chuck Yeager first broke the sound barrier in the Earth’s atmosphere.
- 2003China launches Shenzhou 5, its first manned space mission.
- 2006Hawaii earthquake: A magnitude 6.7 earthquake rocks Hawaii, causing property damage, injuries, landslides, power outages, and the closure of Honolulu International Airport.
View the complete list of October 15 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 15, and 1961 reveal that your Life Path number is 6. It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Andrea Barber, Kirsten Vangsness, Russ Columbo, Richard Ridings, Phyllis Logan, Ben Affleck, Tobias Regner, Elizabeth McGovern, Gerry Boulet, Ninja Sarasalo.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on October 15 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 15, 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 15th 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 +177. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on July 27, 1955. Your score is -179. 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 Central India 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 15th 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 15” 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 15, 1961. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 288th day of 1961
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 42nd Sunday of 1961
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2022: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 71 days
- Age on next birthday: 59 years old
- Days since birth: 21,479 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,160 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.60 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 728
- Next full moon: September 2 at 05:23:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on June 23, 1993
- Age in dog years: 281 dog years old using a Redbone Coonhound breed
- Life path number and meaning: 6 – It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
- 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 (+177)
- Worst compatible birthday: July 27, 1955 (-179)
- 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: XV.X.MCMLXI
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: September 24, 1910 – Jean Servais, Belgian-French actor (d. 1976); April 6, 1970 – Roy Mayorga, American drummer, songwriter, and producer (Stone Sour, Black President, Amebix, and Nausea); October 14, 1945 – Lesley Joseph, English actress.
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