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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 347 days left before your next birthday. You will be 57 years old when that day comes. There have been 20,472 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 693 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 November 4 at 05:24:00 GMT – Saturday.
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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.
- 1928George McFarland
- 1942Steve Sabol
- 1946Marie-Georges Pascal
- 1958Jeffrey Weissman
- 1962Sigtryggur Baldursson
- 1968Lucy Cohu
- 1973Efren Ramirez
- 1973Verka Serduchka
- 1974Sam Roberts
- 1980Arta Dobroshi
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for October 2.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 2.
- 1902Leopold Figl, Austrian engineer and politician, 18th Chancellor of Austria (d. 1965)
- 1914Bernarr Rainbow, English organist, conductor, and historian (d. 1998)
- 1933John Gurdon, English biologist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate
- 1936David Gale, English actor (d. 1991)
- 1945Martin Hellman, American cryptographer and academic
- 1946Eric Peterson, Canadian actor
- 1953Lisa St Aubin de Terán, English author
- 1971Tiffany Darwish, American singer-songwriter and actress
- 1973Melissa Harris-Perry, American journalist, author, and educator
- 1981Luke Wilkshire, Australian footballer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for October 2.
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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.
- 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.
- 1535Jacques Cartier discovers the area where Montreal is now located.
- 1780John André, British Army officer of the American Revolutionary War, is hanged as a spy by American forces.
- 1835The Texas Revolution begins with the Battle of Gonzales: Mexican soldiers attempt to disarm the people of Gonzales, Texas, but encounter stiff resistance from a hastily assembled militia.
- 1919U.S. President Woodrow Wilson suffers a massive stroke, leaving him partially paralyzed.
- 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.
- 1959The anthology series The Twilight Zone premieres on CBS television.
- 1980Michael Myers becomes the first member of either chamber of Congress to be expelled since the Civil War.
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: Paul Dano, Francis Capra, Alexander Polinsky, Brian G. Hutton, Anne Dudek, Mitch Ryder, Katherine Shindle, KSIOlajidebt, Solomon Burke, Trenesha Biggers.
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: May 12, 1942 – Billy Swan, American singer-songwriter; February 18, 1954 – John Travolta, American actor, singer, and producer; March 27, 1975 – Andrea Jennifer Shubert, American video game designer and producer.
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