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February 17, 1962 was a Saturday and it was the 48th day of the year 1962. The next time you can reuse your old 1962 calendar will be in 2018. 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 Friday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 359 days left before your next birthday. You will be 56 years old when that day comes. There have been 20,095 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 681 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 March 12 at 14:55:00 GMT – Sunday.
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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.
- 1908Ants Eskola
- 1925Hal Holbrook
- 1937Mary Ann Mobley
- 1946Dodie Stevens
- 1954Rene Russo
- 1956Richard Karn
- 1970Dominic Purcell
- 1977Erin Cardillo
- 1991Bonnie Wright
- 2003Federica Falzon
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for February 17.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Feb 17.
- 1754Nicolas Baudin, French cartographer and explorer (d. 1803)
- 1862Mori Ōgai, Japanese author and poet (d. 1922)
- 1888Otto Stern, German-American physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1969)
- 1907Yevgeniy Abalakov, Russian mountaineer and sculptor (d. 1948)
- 1918Volodymyr Shcherbytsky, Ukrainian politician, Prime Minister of Ukraine (d. 1990)
- 1929Patricia Routledge, English actress and singer
- 1947Ben Cramer, Dutch singer and actor
- 1967Chanté Moore, American singer-songwriter and actress
- 1991Ed Sheeran, English singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer
- 2003Federica Falzon, Maltese singer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for February 17.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 364Roman Emperor Jovian dies after a reign of eight months. He is found dead in his tent at Tyana (Asia Minor) en route back to Constantinople in suspicious circumstances.
- 1500Duke Friedrich and Duke Johann attempt to subdue the peasantry of Dithmarschen, Denmark, in the Battle of Hemmingstedt.
- 1621Myles Standish is appointed as first commander of the English Plymouth Colony in North America.
- 1871The victorious Prussian Army parades through Paris, France, after the end of the Siege of Paris during the Franco-Prussian War.
- 1904Madama Butterfly receives its première at La Scala in Milan.
- 1919The Ukrainian People’s Republic asks Entente and the US for help fighting the Bolsheviks.
- 1933Newsweek magazine is first published.
- 1944World War II: The Battle of Eniwetok Atoll begins. The battle ends in an American victory on February 22.
- 1965Project Ranger: The Ranger 8 probe launches on its mission to photograph the Mare Tranquillitatis region of the Moon in preparation for the manned Apollo missions. Mare Tranquillitatis or the “Sea of Tranquility” would become the site chosen for the Apollo 11 lunar landing.
- 2003The London congestion charge is introduced.
View the complete list of historical events for February 17.
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Your birthday numbers 2, 17 and 1962 reveal that your Life Path number is 1. It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Mihály Fekete, Jason Segel, Al Green, Jacques Godin, Daisuke Tsuda, Apathy, Daniel McVicar, Suzuka Morita, Ivan De Battista, Keith Anderson.
The zodiac sign of a person born on February 17 is Aquarius ♒. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Tiger is the mythical animal and Water is the element of a person born on February 17, 1962.
Amethyst is the modern birthstone for the month of February while Bloodstone is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Aquarius is garnet. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Duke of Earl by Gene Chandler as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (February 17, 1962). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: May 16, 1972 – Khary Payton, American actor; April 22, 1926 – Charlotte Rae, American actress and singer; April 4, 1962 – Ava Fabian, American model and actress.
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