January 1st, 2026

January 1st, 2026, will fall on a Thursday. It will be day 1 of 2026. The decade will be the 2020s.

Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 4 years, 8 months and 11 days will pass between now and January 1st, 2026.
  • Week Number: This date will occur during Week 01 of 2026.
  • Leap Year: 2026 will NOT be a leap year.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1767225600.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on January 1st, 2026, will have the star sign Capricorn.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Sagittarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2026 will be the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: January 1st, 2026 falls under the Goose.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures and noteable people who were born on the 1st of January:


National holidays and famous events that fall on the 1st of January:

  • New Year's Day

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • If your baby is due on January 1st, 2026, then the date of conception was probably around the 24th of March, 2025. (Rough Estimate).
  • A baby that is conceived on January 1st, 2026, will be due on the 11th of October, 2026. (Rough Estimate).

Countdown for New Years 2026

A countdown timer for January 1st, 2026.

How old will I be?

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about January 1st, 2026.

  • 1,716 days will pass between now and then.
  • 148,266,000 seconds will pass between now and January 1st, 2026.
  • Between now and then, your heart will beat 172,977,000 times.
  • Between now and January 1st, 2026, earth will travel approximately 76,505,256,000 miles through space.
  • Between now and then, your eyes will blink 24,711,000 times.
  • Between now and then, you will take 12,750,876 steps. That's about 5,667 miles!
  • 1,779,192 meteors will enter the earth's atmosphere between now and then!

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