January 26, 1962: Day of the Week
January 26, 1962 was the 26th day of the year 1962 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 339 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Friday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is viernes.
A person born on this day will be 61 years old today. If that same person saved a Half dollar every day starting at age 3, then by now that person has accumulated $10,714.00 today.
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Here’s the January 1962 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1962 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.
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).
January 26, 1962 Historical Event(s)
- 1962Ranger program: Ranger 3 is launched to study the moon. The space probe later misses the moon by 22,000 miles (35,400 km).
Who was born on January 26, 1962?
- 1962Oscar Ruggeri, Argentine footballer
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