January 2, 1961: Day of the Week
January 2, 1961 was the 2nd day of the year 1961 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 363 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Monday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Getsuyōbi.
A person born on this day will be 62 years old today. If that same person saved a dollar every day starting at age 3, then by now that person has accumulated $21,823.00 today.
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Here’s the January 1961 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1961 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Capricorn is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Garnet is the modern birthstone for this month. Emerald is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
Rat 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).
Who were born on January 2, 1961?
- 1961Craig James, American football player
- 1961Gabrielle Carteris, American actress
- 1961IJsbrand Chardon, Dutch equestrian
- 1961Robert Wexler, American politician
- 1961Todd Haynes, American film director
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