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October 2, 1961 was a Monday and it was the 275th day of the year 1961. The next time you can reuse your old 1961 calendar will be in 2017. 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 Monday. Next year it will be Tuesday and two years from now it will be Wednesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 294 days left before your next birthday. You will be 57 years old when that day comes. There have been 20,525 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 695 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 January 2 at 02:26:00 GMT – Tuesday.
If a dog named Peeps - a Portuguese Water Dog breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 272 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 Peeps will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Peeps 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.
- 1915Chubby Wise
- 1940Pantelis Voulgaris
- 1946Eric Peterson
- 1946Jo-El Sonnier
- 1956Freddie Jackson
- 1957Kate St John
- 1962James Hunter
- 1971Tiffany Darwish
- 1978Ayumi Hamasaki
- 1997Hana Sugisaki
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 2.
- 1470Isabella of Aragon, Duchess of Milan (d. 1524)
- 1828Charles Floquet, French lawyer and politician, 55th Prime Minister of France (d. 1896)
- 1902John G. Crommelin, American admiral and politician (d. 1996)
- 1906August Komendant, Estonian-American engineer and academic (d. 1992)
- 1946Jo-El Sonnier, American singer-songwriter and accordion player
- 1953Muhammad Abdul Bari, Bangladeshi-English physicist and academic
- 1960Tom Schweich, American lawyer and politician, 36th State Auditor of Missouri (d. 2015)
- 1968Glen Wesley, Canadian-American ice hockey player and coach
- 1970Eddie Guardado, American baseball player and coach
- 1993Aaro Vainio, Finnish race car driver
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1187Siege of Jerusalem: Saladin captures Jerusalem after 88 years of Crusader rule.
- 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.
- 1928The “Prelature of the Holy Cross and the Work of God”, commonly known as Opus Dei, is founded by Saint Josemaría Escrivá.
- 1967Thurgood Marshall is sworn in as the first African-American justice of United States Supreme Court.
- 1968A peaceful student demonstration in Mexico City culminates in the Tlatelolco massacre by the order of the president, Gustavo Díaz Ordaz, to the soldiers of killing unarmed students, hiding the event from the public eye. The 1968 Summer Olympics, hosted in Mexico City, started ten days after the massacre.
- 1970A plane carrying the Wichita State University football team, administrators, and supporters crashes in Colorado killing 31 people.
- 1980Michael Myers becomes the first member of either chamber of Congress to be expelled since the Civil War.
- 1996The Electronic Freedom of Information Act Amendments are signed by U.S. President Bill Clinton.
- 1997Amsterdam Treaty on European Union is signed.
- 2005Ethan Allen boating accident: The Ethan Allen tour boat capsizes on Lake George in Upstate New York, killing twenty.
View the complete list of historical events for October 2.
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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: Yuya Tegoshi, Tom Russell, Kay Francis, Han Hye-jin, Marc McClure, Amelia Marshall, Mickey Newbury, Lisa Joyner, Boris Grebenshchikov, Orlando Bloom.
The zodiac sign of a person born on October 2 is Libra ♎. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Ox is the mythical animal and Metal is the element of a person born on October 2, 1961.
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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.
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?
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 21, 1945 – Everett McGill, American actor; July 11, 1985 – Aki Maeda, Japanese actress and singer; July 23, 1968 – Gary Payton, American basketball player and actor.
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