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October 26, 1961 was a Thursday and it was the 299th day of the year 1961. It was the 43rd Thursday 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 Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 33 days left before your next birthday. You will be 60 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,882 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 7,294 days or 19.97 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 741 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 October 20 at 14:58:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on July 4, 1993.
If a dog named Scram - a Welsh Terrier 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 Scram will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Scram 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.
- 1933Takis Kanellopoulos
- 1944Jim McCann
- 1945Jaclyn Smith
- 1951Bootsy Collins
- 1964Tom Cavanagh
- 1968Miyuki Imori
- 1971Anthony Rapp
- 1982Niña Dolino
- 1984Amanda Overmyer
View the complete list of October 26 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 26.
- 1906Primo Carnera, Italian boxer and actor (d. 1967)
- 1918Diana Serra Cary, American actress and author
- 1953Maureen Teefy, American actress and singer
- 1957Julie Dawn Cole, English actress and singer
- 1965Aaron Kwok, Hong Kong singer, dancer, and actor
- 1971Ronnie Irani, English cricketer
- 1980Cristian Chivu, Romanian footballer
- 1981Guy Sebastian, Australian singer-songwriter and producer
- 1982Adam Carroll, Irish race car driver
- 1982Nicola Adams, English boxer
View the complete list of October 26 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1185The Uprising of Asen and Peter begins on the feast day of St. Demetrius of Thessaloniki and ends with the creation of the Second Bulgarian Empire, ruled by the Asen dynasty.
- 1377Tvrtko I is crowned the first king of Bosnia.
- 1775King George III of Great Britain goes before Parliament to declare the American colonies in rebellion, and authorized a military response to quell the American Revolution.
- 1943World War II: First flight of the Dornier Do 335 “Pfeil”.
- 1955Ngô Đình Diệm declares himself Premier of South Vietnam.
- 1968Soviet cosmonaut Georgy Beregovoy pilots Soyuz 3 into space for a four-day mission.
- 1977Ali Maow Maalin, the last natural case of smallpox, develops rash in Merca district, Somalia. The World Health Organization and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention consider this date the anniversary of the eradication of smallpox, the most spectacular success of vaccination.
- 1988Ronald Reagan decides to tear down the new U.S. Embassy in Moscow because of Soviet listening devices in the building structure.
- 1992The Charlottetown Accord fails to win majority support in a Canada wide referendum.
- 2003The Cedar Fire, the second-largest fire in California history, kills 15 people, consumes 250,000 acre, and destroys 2,200 homes around San Diego.
View the complete list of October 26 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 26, and 1961 reveal that your Life Path number is 8. It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Barbara Leigh-Hunt, Taeko Kawata, Maryam Hassouni, Ray McKinley, Jacky Wu, Emily Head, Blair Underwood, Michael Byrne, Robin Lord Taylor, Marilyn Cole.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on October 26 is Scorpio ♏ (The Scorpion) – a fixed sign with Water as Western element. The ruling planet is Pluto – the planet of transformation. 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 26, 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 Scorpio is beryl. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 26th October 1961 is Cosmos for constancy.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on June 15, 1988. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +135. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on July 26, 1975. Your score is -156. 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 Runaround Sue by Dion as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (October 30, 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 Northern Australia 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 lesson in present – to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.
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 26th 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 26” 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 26, 1961. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 299th day of 1961
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 43rd Thursday of 1961
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2023: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 33 days
- Age on next birthday: 60 years old
- Days since birth: 21,882 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,294 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.97 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 741
- Next full moon: October 20 at 14:58:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on July 4, 1993
- Age in dog years: 256 dog years old using a Welsh Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 8 – It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
- Western zodiac sign: Scorpio ♏ (The Scorpion)
- Western zodiac element: Water
- Western zodiac sign quality: Fixed
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Pluto – the planet of transformation
- Western zodiac gemstone: Beryl
- 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: June 15, 1988 (+135)
- Worst compatible birthday: July 26, 1975 (-156)
- 1961 world population: 3,083,966,929
- Number one song: Runaround Sue by Dion (October 30, 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: XXVI.X.MCMLXI
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 1, 1977 – Damien Saez, French singer-songwriter and guitarist; December 23, 1959 – Demet Akbağ, Turkish actress; June 16, 1959 – John Franklin, American actor and screenwriter.
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