Zodiac Signs January 1966 Birthstone
January Birthstones Astrology
- The January Birthstone is the Garnet Garnets have been used since the Bronze Age as gemstones and abrasives. The word garnet comes from 14th century Middle English word gernet meaning dark red. Garnet is said to be symbolic of desire and represents constancy.
- Garnet is called the traditional birthstone of January. Emerald is listed as the mystical birthstone. Rose quartz is considered the secondary birthstone of January.
January Zodiac Signs
- Month of January Zodiac Signs are Capricorn(until January 19) and Aquarius(January 20 onwards).
- Capricorn (December 22 - January 20) When you were born as a Capricorn then you are considered to be quite intelligent. Capricorns are known to be very patient and will go to great lengths as to achieve perspnal goals. This is why Capricorns are usually well suited to handling business problems.
Capricorns are compatible with: Scorpio, Pisces, Virgo, Aries, Cancer and Taurus.
- Aquarius (January 21 - February 19) People born under this sign can sometimes leave an impression of being simple minded. However this is actually one of their positive qualities. This quality can result in being honest, loyal and dependable. Some other great attributes of the Aquarius are smarts and a drive towards independence.
Aquarius are compatible with: Aries, Gemini, Libra, Pisces, Sagittarius and other Aquarius.
January Birth Flowers
- Although January is a cold and gloomy season seems like an unlikely time for flowers to bloom, but nature has designed birth flowers which love the extreme weather. The flower associated with the month of January is Carnation and is said to symbolise love, fascination and distinction. Carnation, which is also commonly called Gillyflower, is found in a number of colors from pink to purple-red.
- Love, Pride, Beauty, Purity, Distinction, Fascination, and Loyal. January Birth Flower Carnation comes in every shade on the colour wheel. They are one of the most delicate and beautiful blooms that are long lasting. Each colour of Carnations can symbolize a sentiment or emotion. Pink Carnation means affection, while a Red Carnation means Love and Affection. White carnations mean good luck whereas Yellow Carnation denotes disappointment or exclusion.
Historical Events for January, 1966
- 1st » A twelve-day 1966 New York City transit strike called New York City transit strike begins.
- 4th » A military coup takes place in French Upper Volta named Upper Volta (later Burkina Faso), dissolving the National Parliament and leading to a new national constitution.
- 12th » Lyndon B. Johnson states that the United States should stay in South Vietnam until Communism named Communist aggression there is ended.
- 13th » Robert C. Weaver becomes the first African American Cabinet member when he is appointed United States Secretary of Housing and Urban Development.
- 17th » 1966 Palomares B-52 crash Palomares incident: A B-52 Stratofortress B-52 bomber collides with a KC-135 Stratotanker over Spain, killing seven airmen, and dropping three 70-kiloton B28 nuclear bomb nuclear bombs near the town of Palomares, Almería Palomare
- 26th » The Beaumont children disappearance e.g Beaumont Children go missing from Glenelg, South Australia named Glenelg Beach near Adelaide, South Australia.
- 31st » The Soviet Union launches the unmanned Luna 9 spacecraft as part of the Luna programme known as Luna program.
Famous Birthdays on January in 1966
- 1st » Anna Burke, Australian politician, 28th Speaker of the Australian House of Representatives
- 1st » Ivica Dačić, Serbian politician, 95th Prime Minister of Serbia
- 2nd » Kate Hodge, American actress and producer
- 4th » Deana Carter, American singer-songwriter
- 4th » La Parka II, Mexican wrestler
- 5th » Kate Schellenbach, American drummer (Luscious Jackson and Beastie Boys)
- 5th » Steve Tuttle, Canadian ice hockey player
- 6th » Ipče Ahmedovski, Macedonian singer (d. 1994)
- 6th » Fernando Carrillo, Venezuelan actor
- 6th » Sharon Cuneta, Filipino singer and actress
- 6th » A. R. Rahman, Indian singer-songwriter, producer, and composer (SuperHeavy)
- 7th » Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy, American publicist (d. 1999)
- 7th » Corrie Sanders, South African boxer (d. 2012)
- 7th » Ehab Tawfik, Egyptian singer-songwriter
- 8th » Igor Vyazmikin, Russian ice hockey player (d. 2009)
- 8th » Andrew Wood (singer) e.g Andrew Wood, American singer-songwriter (Mother Love Bone and Malfunkshun) (d. 1990)
- 9th » Jan Johansen (singer) known as Jan Johansen, Swedish singer
- 9th » Stephen Metcalfe, English politician
- 9th » Candi Milo, American voice actress and singer
- 10th » Robert Jürjendal, Estonian guitarist and composer
- 10th » Steve Kramer (politician) e.g Steve Kramer, American politician
- 10th » Murali Nair, Indian director and screenwriter
- 10th » Jeremy Sims, Australian actor and director
- 11th » Marc Acito, American author
- 11th » Kelley Law, Canadian curler
- 11th » Tao Wei (football commentator) or Tao Wei, Chinese footballer and sportscaster (d. 2012)
- 12th » Olivier Martinez, French actor
- 13th » Patrick Dempsey, American actor and race car driver
- 13th » Shelagh Fogarty, English journalist
- 13th » Leo Visser, Dutch speed skater
- 14th » DJ Paul Elstak, Dutch DJ and producer
- 14th » Robert Flello, English politician
- 14th » Marco Hietala, Finnish singer-songwriter, bass player, and producer (Nightwish, Tarot (band) named Tarot, Northern Kings, and Sinergy)
- 14th » Rene Simpson, Canadian-American tennis player (d. 2013)
- 15th » Lisa Lisa, American singer (Lisa Lisa and Cult Jam)
- 17th » Joshua Malina, American actor
- 17th » Stephin Merritt, American singer-songwriter (The Magnetic Fields, The 6ths, Future Bible Heroes, and The Gothic Archies)
- 17th » Shabba Ranks, Jamaican singer
- 17th » António Zeferino, Cape Verdean runner
- 19th » Floris Jan Bovelander, Dutch field hockey player
- 19th » Sylvain Côté, Canadian ice hockey player
- 19th » Stefan Edberg, Swedish tennis player
- 19th » Lena Philipsson, Swedish singer
- 20th » Stacey Dash, American actress
- 20th » Tracii Guns, American guitarist and songwriter (L.A. Guns, Brides of Destruction, Hollywood Rose, and Contraband (band) called Contraband)
- 20th » Rainn Wilson, American actor
- 21st » Robert Del Naja, English singer-songwriter and DJ (Massive Attack and The Wild Bunch (sound system) named The Wild Bunch)
- 23rd » Haywoode Workman, American basketball player
- 24th » Jimeoin, Irish comedian and actor
- 25th » Chet Culver, American politician, 41st Governor of Iowa
- 25th » Yiannos Ioannou, Cypriot footballer
- 27th » Tamlyn Tomita, Japanese actress
- 28th » Seiji Mizushima, Japanese anime director
- 29th » Romário, Brazilian footballer
- 30th » Neal Chase, American educator
- 30th » Danielle Goyette, Canadian ice hockey player
- 31st » Umar Alisha, Indian journalist and philanthropist
- 31st » Dexter Fletcher, English actor
- 31st » Jorge González (wrestler) named Jorge González, Argentinian basketball player and wrestler (d. 2010)
- 31st » JJ Lehto, Finnish race car driver
Famous Deaths for January 1966
- 1st » Vincent Auriol, French politician, 16th President of the French Republic (b. 1884)
- 6th » Jean Lurçat, French painter (b. 1892)
- 7th » Allan Chapman (politician) known as Allan Chapman, Scottish politician (b. 1897)
- 14th » Bill Carr, American runner (b. 1909)
- 14th » Sergei Korolev, Ukrainian-Russian engineer (b. 1906)
- 18th » Kathleen Norris, American author (b. 1880)
- 22nd » Herbert Marshall, English-American actor and singer (b. 1890)
- 23rd » T. M. Sabaratnam, Sri Lankan politician (d. 1895)
- 24th » Homi J. Bhabha, Indian physicist (b. 1909)
- 25th » Saul Adler, Russian-English parasitologist (b. 1895)
- 29th » Pierre Mercure, Canadian composer (b. 1927)
- 30th » Jaan Hargel, Estonian flute player, conductor, and educator (b. 1912)
- 31st » Arthur Percival, English general (b. 1887)
Year 1966 Chinese Zodiac Signs and Astrology. Month of January Star Signs.
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