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1961 Calendar

1961 Calendar

January
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031    
February
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728    
March
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031 
April
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30      
May
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031   
June
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930 
July
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031     
August
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  
September
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
October
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031    
November
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930  
December
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31      

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1961 Historical Event(s)

  •  January 25, 1961 – In Washington, D.C. John F. Kennedy delivers the first live presidential television news conference.
  •  January 31, 1961 – Project Mercury: Mercury-Redstone 2 – Ham the Chimp travels into outer space.
  •  February 15, 1961 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Metal Ox in Chinese astrology.
  •  April 17, 1961 – Bay of Pigs Invasion: A group of CIA financed and trained Cuban exiles lands at the Bay of Pigs in Cuba with the aim of ousting Fidel Castro.
  •  April 18, 1961 – CONCP is founded in Casablanca as a united front of African movements opposing Portuguese colonial rule.
  •  May 19, 1961 – Venera program: Venera 1 becomes the first man-made object to fly-by another planet by passing Venus (the probe had lost contact with Earth a month earlier and did not send back any data).
  •  May 24, 1961 – Cyprus joins the Council of Europe.
  •  May 31, 1961 – The Union of South Africa becomes the Republic of South Africa.
  •  September 11, 1961 – Foundation of the World Wildlife Fund.
  •  December 19, 1961 – India annexes Daman and Diu, part of Portuguese India.

Who Were Born On 1961?

  •  January 16, 1961 – Paul Raven, English musician (Killing Joke) (d. 2007)
  •  July 1, 1961 – Carl Lewis, American athlete
  •  July 26, 1961 – Gary Cherone, American vocalist (Extreme, Van Halen)
  •  September 4, 1961 – Rizwan-uz-Zaman, Pakistani cricketer
  •  October 25, 1961 – Chad Smith, American drummer (Red Hot Chili Peppers)
  •  December 10, 1961 – Oded Schramm, Israeli-American mathematician
  •  December 16, 1961 – Jon Tenney, American actor
  •  December 19, 1961 – Matthew Waterhouse, English actor
  •  December 21, 1961 – Ryuji Sasai, Japanese video game composer
  •  December 23, 1961 – Ezzat el Kamhawi, Egyptian novelist.