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May 17, 1957 was a Friday and it was the 137th day of the year 1957. The next time you can reuse your old 1957 calendar will be in 2019. 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 is Wednesday. Next year it will be Thursday and two years from now it will be Friday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 87 days left before your next birthday. You will be 60 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,828 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 739 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.
- 1918A. C. Lyles
- 1926Dietmar Schönherr
- 1945Esin Engin
- 1946Peter Hinwood
- 1947Andrew Latimer
- 1953Luca Prodan
- 1965Trent Reznor
- 1969Alan Doyle
- 1986Tahj Mowry
- 1996Ryan Ochoa
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for May 17.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 17.
- 1863Léon Gérin, Canadian lawyer, sociologist, and civil servant (d. 1951)
- 1889Dorothy Gibson, American actress and singer (d. 1946)
- 1918Birgit Nilsson, Swedish soprano and actress (d. 2005)
- 1942Al White, American actor
- 1967Paul D'Amour, American bass player (Tool and Replicants)
- 1974Wiki González, Venezuelan baseball player
- 1976Mayte Martínez, Spanish runner
- 1978Magdalena Zděnovcová, Czech tennis player
- 1983Nicky Hofs, Dutch footballer
- 1989Rain Raadik, Estonian basketball player
View the complete list of famous birthdays for May 17.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1395Battle of Rovine, Wallachians defeat an invading Ottoman army.
- 1536The annulment of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn’s marriage.
- 1792The New York Stock Exchange is formed under the Buttonwood Agreement.
- 1914The Protocol of Corfu is signed, recognising full autonomy to Northern Epirus under nominal Albanian sovereignty.
- 1943World War II: the Dambuster Raids by No. 617 Squadron RAF on German dams.
- 1970Thor Heyerdahl sets sail from Morocco on the papyrus boat Ra II to sail the Atlantic Ocean.
- 1987An Iraqi Dassault Mirage F1 fighter jet fires two missiles into the U.S. Navy warship USS Stark, killing 37 and injuring 21 of her crew.
- 1997Troops of Laurent Kabila march into Kinshasa. Zaire is officially renamed Democratic Republic of the Congo.
- 2000Arsenal and Galatasaray fans clash in the 2000 UEFA Cup Final riots in Copenhagen
- 2013Two Metro-North commuter trains collide near Bridgeport, Connecticut injuring at least 72 people.
View the complete list of historical events for May 17.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 17 and 1957 reveal that your Life Path number is 8. It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Jaycee Chan, Hélène Baillargeon, Giles Martin, David Cormican, Jack Kelly, Vincent Bilodeau, The-Dream, Jimmy Dawkins, Richard Berry, David Knights.
The zodiac sign of a person born on May 17 is Taurus ♉. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Rooster is the mythical animal and Fire is the element of a person born on May 17, 1957.
Emerald is the modern birthstone for the month of May while Sapphire is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Taurus is sapphire. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Friday’ is emerald.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: September 3, 1924 – Mary Grace Canfield, American actress (d. 2014); December 20, 1957 – Mike Watt, American singer-songwriter and bass player (Banyan, Minutemen, Dos, The Stooges, and Firehose); February 1, 1947 – Normie Rowe, Australian singer.
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