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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 is 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 157 days left before your next birthday. You will be 56 years old when that day comes. There have been 20,297 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 687 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 10 at 21:44:00 GMT – Wednesday.
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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
- 1929Moses Gunn
- 1938Nick Gravenites
- 1946Jo-El Sonnier
- 1948Chris LeDoux
- 1952Robin Riker
- 1956Charlie Adler
- 1962Jeff Bennett
- 1980Arta Dobroshi
- 1997Hana Sugisaki
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for October 2.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 2.
- 1871Martha Brookes Hutcheson, American landscaper and author (d. 1959)
- 1901Alice Prin, French singer, actress, and painter (d. 1953)
- 1921Robert Runcie, English archbishop (d. 2000)
- 1934Richard Scott, Baron Scott of Foscote, South African-English lawyer and judge
- 1946Sonthi Boonyaratglin, Thai general and politician
- 1951Sting, English singer-songwriter, bass player, and actor (The Police)
- 1962Mark Rypien, Canadian-American football player
- 1968Benjie Paras, Filipino basketball player and actor
- 1968Jana Novotná, Czech tennis player and sportscaster
- 1968Jeff Martin, Canadian singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (The Tea Party and Jeff Martin 777)
View the complete list of famous birthdays for October 2.
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.
- 1780John André, British Army officer of the American Revolutionary War, is hanged as a spy by American forces.
- 1942World War II: Ocean Liner RMS Queen Mary accidentally rams and sinks her own escort ship, HMS Curacoa, off the coast of Ireland, killing 239 crewmen aboard the Curacoa.
- 1958Guinea declares its independence from France.
- 1959The anthology series The Twilight Zone premieres on CBS television.
- 1967Thurgood Marshall is sworn in as the first African-American justice of United States Supreme Court.
- 1980Michael Myers becomes the first member of either chamber of Congress to be expelled since the Civil War.
- 2001NATO backs U.S. military strikes following 9/11.
- 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: Juan Minujín, Noel Fisher, Erika Christensen, Amala Paul, Warner Oland, Roger Bart, Royston Tan, Zohra Lampert, Brainpower, James Gregory.
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.
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.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: December 6, 1956 – Randy Rhoads, American guitarist, songwriter, and producer (Quiet Riot) (d. 1982); June 5, 1971 – Susan Lynch, Irish actress; October 27, 1910 – Jack Carson, Canadian-American actor and singer (d. 1963).
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