Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 2nd of October 1961 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 10 minutes. Enjoy!
October 2, 1961 was a Monday and it was the 275th day of the year 1961. It was the 40th Monday 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 Sunday and two years from now it will be Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 138 days left before your next birthday. You will be 60 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,777 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 7,259 days or 19.87 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 737 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 May 26 at 11:16:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on June 10, 1993.
If a dog named Peddles - a American Eskimo Dog breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 256 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 Peddles will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Peddles 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.
- 1901Alice Prin
- 1947Paul Jackson
- 1948Avery Brooks
- 1949Richard Hell
- 1950Mike Rutherford
- 1954Lorraine Bracco
- 1961Jaan Toomik
- 1973Verka Serduchka
- 1974Michelle Krusiec
- 1997Hana Sugisaki
View the complete list of October 2 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 2.
- 1854Patrick Geddes, Scottish biologist, sociologist, geographer, and philanthropist (d. 1932)
- 1879Wallace Stevens, American poet and educator (d. 1955)
- 1925Wren Blair, Canadian ice hockey player, coach, and manager (d. 2013)
- 1943Anna Ford, English journalist and academic
- 1962James Hunter, English singer-songwriter and guitarist
- 1968Victoria Derbyshire, English journalist and radio host
- 1973Verka Serduchka, Ukrainian comedian and singer
- 1981Ridzuan Fatah Hasan, Singaporean footballer
- 1990Samantha Barks, Manx-English actress and singer
- 1992Sirje Roops, Estonian footballer
View the complete list of October 2 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 829Theophilos succeeds his father Michael II as Byzantine Emperor.
- 1470A rebellion organised by Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick forces King Edward IV of England to flee to the Netherlands, restoring Henry VI to the throne.
- 1535Jacques Cartier discovers the area where Montreal is now located.
- 1944World War II: German troops end the Warsaw Uprising.
- 1950Peanuts by Charles M. Schulz is first published.
- 1958Guinea declares its independence from France.
- 1992The Carandiru massacre takes place after a riot in the Carandiru Penitentiary in São Paulo, Brazil.
- 1996The Electronic Freedom of Information Act Amendments are signed by U.S. President Bill Clinton.
- 1997Amsterdam Treaty on European Union is signed.
- 2007President Roh Moo-hyun of South Korea walks across the Military Demarcation Line into North Korea on his way to the second Inter-Korean Summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-il.
View the complete list of October 2 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 2, and 1961 reveal that your Life Path number is 11. It is a master number that represents intuition, idealism and invention. You have the potential to be a source of inspiration and illumination for people.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: William Ash, Freddy Cannon, Jan Svěrák, Eva Mendes, Johnny Keating, Te Ata Fisher, Ronald Reagan, Ike Jones, Barry Fitzgerald, Katsunori Takahashi.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on October 2 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 2, 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 ‘Monday’ is pearl.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 2nd October 1961 is Cosmos for constancy.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on September 22, 1989. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +178. 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 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 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 2nd 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)
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Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about October 2, 1961. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 275th day of 1961
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 40th Monday of 1961
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2023: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 138 days
- Age on next birthday: 60 years old
- Days since birth: 21,777 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,259 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.87 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 737
- Next full moon: May 26 at 11:16:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on June 10, 1993
- Age in dog years: 256 dog years old using a American Eskimo Dog breed
- Life path number and meaning: 11 – It is a master number that represents intuition, idealism and invention. You have the potential to be a source of inspiration and illumination for people.
- 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 22, 1989 (+178)
- Worst compatible birthday: July 22, 1953 (-187)
- 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
- Roman numerals: II.X.MCMLXI
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 30, 1951 – Poncho Sanchez, American singer and conga player; November 29, 1955 – Howie Mandel, Canadian comedian, actor, and television host; November 18, 1980 – Dustin Kensrue, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Thrice).
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