February 16, 1961: Day of the Week
February 16, 1961 was the 47th day of the year 1961 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 318 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is jeudi.
A person born on this day will be 62 years old today. If that same person saved a Nickel every day starting at age 4, then by now that person has accumulated $1,070.05 today.
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Here’s the February 1961 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1961 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Aquarius is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Amethyst is the modern birthstone for this month. Bloodstone is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
Ox is the mythical animal and Metal is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
February 16, 1961 Historical Event(s)
- 1961Explorer program: Explorer 9 (S-56a) is launched.
- 1961The DuSable Museum of African American History is chartered.
Who were born on February 16, 1961?
- 1961Andy Taylor, English musician (Duran Duran, The Power Station)
- 1961Eric Red, American screenwriter and director
- 1961LaGaylia Frazier, American-Swedish singer
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