May 4, 1961: Day of the Week
May 4, 1961 was the 124th day of the year 1961 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 241 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is jueves.
A person born on this day will be 62 years old today. If that same person saved a Quarter every day starting at age 3, then by now that person has accumulated $5,424.50 today.
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Here’s the May 1961 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1961 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Taurus is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Emerald is the modern birthstone for this month. Sapphire 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).
May 4, 1961 Historical Event(s)
- 1961American civil rights movement: The “Freedom Riders” begin a bus trip through the South.
Who were born on May 4, 1961?
- 1961Jay Aston, British singer (Bucks Fizz)
- 1961Luis Herrera, Colombian cyclist
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