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August 17, 1971 was a Tuesday and it was the 229th day of the year 1971. The next time you can reuse your old 1971 calendar will be in 2021. Both calendars will be exactly the same! This is assuming you are not interested in the dates for Easter and other irregular holidays that are based on a lunisolar calendar.
The day of the week of your birthday this year was Thursday. Next year it will be Friday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 328 days left before your next birthday. You will be 47 years old when that day comes. There have been 16,839 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 570 full moons after you were born up to this day. How many of them did you see? The next full moon that you can see will be on October 5 at 18:41:00 GMT – Thursday.
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You might be happy to know that the following celebrities share your birthday. The list was randomly chosen and arranged in chronological order.
- 1918Evelyn Ankers
- 1930Harve Bennett
- 1935Oleg Tabakov
- 1962Gilby Clarke
- 1967David Conrad
- 1978Ebon Moss-Bachrach
- 1978Vibeke Stene
- 1987Kemp Muhl
- 1988Natalie Sandtorv
- 1991Qory Sandioriva
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 17.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 17.
- 1794Prince Alexander of Hohenlohe-Waldenburg-Schillingsfürst (d. 1849)
- 1926Jean Poiret, French actor, director, and screenwriter (d. 1992)
- 1926Valerie Eliot, English businesswoman (d. 2012)
- 1929Francis Gary Powers, American captain and pilot (d. 1977)
- 1942Shane Porteous, Australian actor, animator, and screenwriter
- 1959David Koresh, American cult leader (d. 1993)
- 1959Jacek Kazimierski, Polish footballer
- 1962John Marshall Jones, American actor, director, and producer
- 1977Thierry Henry, French footballer
- 1988Aidan Coleman, Irish jockey
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 17.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1549Battle of Sampford Courtenay: The Prayer Book Rebellion is quashed in England.
- 1560The Roman Catholic Church is overthrown and Protestantism is established as the national religion in Scotland.
- 1668An earthquake with a magnitude of 8.0 on the Richter magnitude scale causes 8,000 deaths in Anatolia, Ottoman Empire.
- 1862American Indian Wars: The Dakota War of 1862 begins in Minnesota as Lakota warriors attack white settlements along the Minnesota River.
- 1943World War II: First Québec Conference of Winston Churchill, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and William Lyon Mackenzie King begins.
- 1943World War II: The Royal Air Force begins Operation Hydra, the first air raid of the Operation Crossbow strategic bombing campaign against Germany’s V-weapon program.
- 1943World War II: The U.S. Eighth Air Force suffers the loss of 60 bombers on the Schweinfurt–Regensburg mission.
- 1947The Radcliffe Line, the border between Dominion of India and Dominion of Pakistan is revealed.
- 1959Quake Lake is formed by the magnitude 7.5 1959 Hebgen Lake earthquake near Hebgen Lake in Montana.
- 2008American swimmer Michael Phelps becomes the first person to win eight gold medals in one Olympic Games.
View the complete list of historical events for August 17.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 17 and 1971 reveal that your Life Path number is 7. It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Phil Austin, James Cameron, Mieko Harada, Mark Metcalf, Lesley Joseph, Jason Orange, David Breashears, Didiayer Snyder, Ari Boyland, Olle Hilding.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 17 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Pig is the mythical animal and Metal is the element of a person born on August 17, 1971.
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Peridot is the modern birthstone for the month of August while Diamond is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Leo is onyx. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was How Can You Mend a Broken Heart by Bee Gees as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 21, 1971). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: November 21, 1982 – Ryan Starr, American singer-songwriter and actress; October 4, 1979 – Stefan Booth, English actor and singer; February 13, 1970 – Karoline Krüger, Norwegian singer-songwriter and pianist.
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