It was the 22nd Wednesday of 1961. If you were born on this date your birthday numbers 5, 31 and 1961 reveal that your life path number is 8. Your zodiac sign is Gemini with a ruling planet Mercury, your birthstone is the Emerald, and your birth flower is the Lily of the valley. You are 59 years old, and were born in 1960s, in the middle of Baby Boomers Generation. The generation you are born into makes an impact on your life. Swipe up to find out what it all means.
→ May 31, 1961 was a Wednesday
→ Zodiac sign for this date is Gemini
→ This date was 21,668 days ago
→ 1961 was the Year of the Ox
→ In 2021, May 31 is on Tuesday
If you were born on this date:
You have been alive for . You were born in the Year of the Ox. Your birth sign is Gemini with a ruling planet Mercury. There were precisely 735 full moons after you were born up to this day. Your billionth second was on was on February 6, 1993.
→ You’ve slept 7,223 days or 19.79 years.
→ Your next birthday is away
→ You’ve been alive
→ You were born in the Year of the Ox
→ You have been alive 520,055 hours
→ You are 31,203,301 minutes old
→ Age on next birthday: 60 years old
You were born on a Wednesday
May 31, 1961 was the 22nd Wednesday of that year. It was also the 151st day and 5th month of 1961 in the Georgian calendar. The next time you can reuse 1961 calendar will be in 2023. Both calendars will be exactly the same.
There are left before your next birthday. Your 60th birthday will be on a Thursday and a birthday after that will be on a Tuesday. The timer below is a countdown clock to your next birthday. It’s always accurate and is automatically updated.
You’ve slept 33% of your life!
Assuming you’ve been sleeping 8 hours daily since birth. Here is how much time you’ve spent sleeping so far:
You’ve slept 19.79 years of your life.
You’ve slept 237 month of your life.
You’ve slept 1,032 week of your life.
You’ve slept 7,223 days of your life.
#1 Song on your birthday
The number one song in the US on the day of your birth was "Running Scared" by Roy Orbison. (Billboard Hot 100 – May 31, 1961). Ask your parents if they remember this popular song.
Do you remember the number one song on your 14th birthday? It was "Before The Next Teardrop Falls" by Freddy Fender (May 31, 1975).
Celebrities born on May 31, 1961
You share a birthday with Lea Thompson (movie actress).
We have over 150,000 celebrities in our database. We will continue to update this list with matching birthdays, so bookmark this page and check back often. You can also find out all celebrity birthdays born on May 31, 1961.
What happened on May 31st
Below are some of the most important historical events that happened on 31 May 1961.
1578 – Martin Frobisher sails from Harwich, England, to Frobisher Bay, Canada. Eventually mines fools gold, famously used to pave the streets of London..
1902 – Boer War Ends; Treaty of Unity signed, Britain annexes Transvaal.
1910 – Union of South Africa declares its independence from the United Kingdom.
Sports in 1961
NBA – Boston Celtics beat St. Louis Hawks (4 - 1) to win the NBA Finals.
NHL – Chicago Blackhawks beat Detroit Red Wings (4 - 2) to win the Stanley Cup.
MLB – New York Yankees beat Cincinnati Reds (4 - 1) to win the World Series.
Your life path number is 8
So what does your birthday really say about you and what does your life path number mean? On the next page, we’ll explain what your birth sign, ruling planet, age generation, birthstone, and birth flower mean — and more!
Continue to the next page to discover the answers to the most important questions about your birthday.