January 23, 1961: Day of the Week
January 23, 1961 was the 23rd day of the year 1961 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 342 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 60 years old today. If that same person saved a Half dollar every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $10,017.50 today.
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Here’s the January 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. Garnet is the modern birthstone for this month. Emerald is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
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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).
January 23, 1961 Historical Event(s)
- 1961The Portuguese luxury cruise ship Santa Maria is hijacked by foes of the Estado Novo regime with the intention of waging war until dictator António de Oliveira Salazar was overthrown.
Who was born on January 23, 1961?
- 1961Mas Selamat bin Kastari, Singapore’s most-wanted terror fugitive
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