Did you know that February 28, 1961 was not only a very special day, but also a very unique one? Here are 14 funny facts about this unique day that will help you understand why it's so special. It's very important to pay attention to these facts because otherwise you might miss out on something truly amazing.
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If you forget what day you were born, we will tell you that you were born on Tuesday, 28
Countdown to Your 63rd Birthday-- days-- hours-- minutes-- seconds
This year you are getting older. You have celebrated your 62nd birthday on Tuesday. How was your 62nd birthday? Is it fun? We wish you good memories on your birthday. Celebrating a festive birthday party with family and friends, getting gifts and surprises will certainly make you happier.
Did you know that people born on February 28
We have calculated your birthday for the next 10 years. It's going to be a fun time to celebrate with family and friends. You'll get lots of gifts, too! There are 92 days until your next birthday. By then, you will be 63 years old. There have been 22918 days since the day you were born. If you slept for 8 hours each day since birth, you have slept for a total of 7640 days, which is equivalent to 20.93 years. You spent 33.76% of your life sleeping!
|2024||Wednesday||63 Years Old|
|2025||Friday||64 Years Old|
|2026||Saturday||65 Years Old|
|2027||Sunday||66 Years Old|
|2028||Monday||67 Years Old|
|2029||Wednesday||68 Years Old|
|2030||Thursday||69 Years Old|
|2031||Friday||70 Years Old|
|2032||Saturday||71 Years Old|
|2033||Monday||72 Years Old|
According to western astrology, the zodiac sign of people born on February 28
The gemstone for people born on February 28, 1961 is amethyst. Its color is so deep that early legends associated this stone with Bacchus, the Roman god of wine. People believed that wearing amethyst would prevent drunkenness. Others thought amethyst would keep the wearer clear-headed and sharp-witted during battle and business.
When you were born, there were many famous people in history who were born on the same day as you but in different years. The following are famous people in history who commemorate birthdays on February 28
|1866||Vyacheslav Ivanov, Russian poet and playwright (d. 1949)|
|1878||Pierre Fatou, French mathematician and astronomer (d. 1929)|
|1884||Ants Piip, Estonian lawyer and politician, 7th Prime Minister of Estonia (d. 1942)|
|1887||William Zorach, Lithuanian-American sculptor and painter (d. 1966)|
|1894||Ben Hecht, American director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 1964)|
|1896||Philip Showalter Hench, American physician and endocrinologist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1965)|
|1898||Zeki Rıza Sporel, Turkish footballer (d. 1969)|
|1901||Linus Pauling, American chemist and activist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1994)|
|1906||Bugsy Siegel, American gangster (d. 1947)|
|1907||Milton Caniff, American cartoonist (d. 1988)|
Did you know that on February 28
|628||Khosrow II, Shah of Iran, Sasanian Empire (b. c. 570)|
|1621||Cosimo II de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany (b. 1590)|
|1740||Pietro Ottoboni, Italian cardinal and patron of the arts (b. 1667)|
|1857||André Dumont, Belgian geologist and academic (b. 1809)|
|1882||Adolf Zytogorski, Polish-British chess master and translator (b. c. 1811/1812)|
|1929||Clemens von Pirquet, Austrian physician and immunologist (b. 1874)|
|1932||Guillaume Bigourdan, French astronomer and academic (b. 1851)|
|1936||Charles Nicolle, French biologist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1866)|
|1966||Charles Bassett, American captain, engineer, and astronaut (b. 1931)|
|1966||Elliot See, American commander, engineer, and astronaut (b. 1927)|
History has been made on your birthday. The following are important historical events that occurred on February 28
|1993||The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms agents raid the Branch Davidian church in Waco, Texas with a warrant to arrest the group's leader David Koresh. Four ATF agents and six Davidians die in the initial raid, starting a 51-day standoff.|
|1995||Former Australian Liberal party leader John Hewson resigns from the Australian parliament almost two years after losing the 1993 Australian federal election.|
|1997||A Turkish military memorandum resulted with collapse of the government in Turkey.|
|1997||An earthquake in northern Iran is responsible for about 3,000 deaths.|
|1997||GRB 970228, a highly luminous flash of gamma rays, strikes the Earth for 80 seconds, providing early evidence that gamma-ray bursts occur well beyond the Milky Way.|
|2001||The 2001 Nisqually earthquake, having a moment magnitude of 6.8, with epicenter in the southern Puget Sound, damages Seattle metropolitan area.|
|2002||During the religious violence in Gujarat, 97 people are killed in the Naroda Patiya massacre and 69 in the Gulbarg Society massacre.|
|2004||Over one million Taiwanese participate in the 228 Hand-in-Hand rally form a 500-kilometre (310 mi) long human chain to commemorate the February 28 Incident in 1947.|
|2005||A suicide bombing at a police recruiting centre in Al Hillah, Iraq kills 127.|
|2013||Pope Benedict XVI resigns as the pope of the Catholic Church, becoming the first pope to do so since Pope Gregory XII, in 1415.|
In 1961, there were many popular baby names. For baby boys, Michael is the most used. A total of 86,917 baby boys were named Michael in 1961. The rest were named David, John, James and Robert. While the popular baby girl name in 1961 was Mary. There were 47,680 baby girls named Mary that year. While the rest were named Lisa, Susan, Linda and Karen. These statistics are obtained from ssa.gov which compiles popular baby names of the last century in United States.
Based on World Population Data, in 1961 there were 3,091,843,513 babies born into the world. If we take the mean value, we get 257,653,627. This shows that there were 257,653,627 babies born every month in 1961. It can also be concluded that there are 8,588,455 babies born every day and 5,965 babies born every minute which is mean that 100 babies born every second in the year 1961. Maybe one of them is you.
Florida man is a predicate given to someone, both man and woman, who commits a strange or insane crime that is often reported in Florida. From 2013 until now, florida man became an internet meme that breaking the internet and social media. What did Florida Man do on your birthday? This then became a challenge called the #FloridaManChallenge. To find out what florida man did on February 28, 1961, type the phrase "florida man February 28, 1961" into your favorite search engine. You will find a lot of news related to Florida Man that you can share on your social media accounts.
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