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April 17, 1959 was a Friday and it was the 107th day of the year 1959. It was the 16th Friday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1959 calendar will be in 2026. 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 Saturday. Next year it will be Sunday and two years from now it will be Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 212 days left before your next birthday. You will be 63 years old when that day comes. There have been 22,799 days from the day you were born up to today. If you’ve been sleeping 8 hours daily since birth, then you have slept a total of 7,600 days or 20.81 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 772 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 September 20 at 23:56:00 GMT – Monday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on December 24, 1990.
If a dog named Pro.Finbar - a Australian Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 268 dog years old today. A dog’s first human year is equal to 15 dog years. Dogs age differently depending on breed and size. When you reach the age of 6 Pro.Finbar will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Pro.Finbar will age 4 dog years for every human year.
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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.
- 1923Lindsay Anderson
- 1940Billy Fury
- 1954Michael Sembello
- 1963Joel Murray
- 1964Maynard James Keenan
- 1985Luke Mitchell
- 1989Zara Aldana
- 1990Gia Mantegna
- 1992Noni Răzvan Ene
View the complete list of April 17 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Apr 17.
- 1866Ernest Starling, English physiologist and academic (d. 1927)
- 1882Artur Schnabel, Polish pianist and composer (d. 1951)
- 1905Arthur Lake, American actor and singer (d. 1987)
- 1923Lindsay Anderson, Indian-English actor, director, and screenwriter (d. 1994)
- 1946Clare Francis, English sailor and author
- 1961Frank J. Christensen, American union leader
- 1963Penny Vilagos, Canadian swimmer
- 1967Liz Phair, American singer-songwriter and guitarist
- 1967Timothy Gibbs, American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter
- 1968Phil Henderson, American basketball player and coach (d. 2013)
View the complete list of April 17 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1397Geoffrey Chaucer tells The Canterbury Tales for the first time at the court of Richard II. Chaucer scholars have also identified this date (in 1387) as the start of the book’s pilgrimage to Canterbury.
- 1521Trial of Martin Luther over his teachings begins during the assembly of the Diet of Worms. Initially intimidated, he asks for time to reflect before answering and is given a stay of one day.
- 1797Citizens of Verona, Italy, begin an eight-day rebellion against the French occupying forces, which will end unsuccessfully.
- 1861The state of Virginia’s secession convention votes to secede from the United States, becoming the 8th state to join the Confederate States of America.
- 1905The Supreme Court of the United States decides Lochner v. New York, which holds that the “right to free contract” is implicit in the due process clause of the Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution.
- 1944Forces of the Communist-controlled Greek People’s Liberation Army attack the smaller National and Social Liberation resistance group, which surrenders. Its leader Dimitrios Psarros is murdered.
- 1951The Peak District becomes the United Kingdom’s first National Park.
- 1964Jerrie Mock becomes the first woman to circumnavigate the world by air.
- 1975The Cambodian Civil War ends. The Khmer Rouge captures the capital Phnom Penh and Cambodian government forces surrender.
- 2014NASA’s Kepler confirms the discovery of the first Earth-size planet in the habitable zone of another star.
View the complete list of April 17 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 4, 17, and 1959 reveal that your Life Path number is 9. It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Bam Bam Bigelow, Peter Duncan, Daniel Ribeiro, Christy Carlson Romano, Jun Jin, Steven Severin, Thomas Hampson, Danniella Westbrook, Nick Cannon, Hollie-Jay Bowes.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on April 17 is Aries ♈ (The Ram) – a cardinal sign with Fire as Western element. The ruling planet is Mars – the planet of war and ambition. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Pig is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on April 17, 1959.
Diamond is the modern birthstone for the month of April while Opal is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Aries is bloodstone. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Friday’ is emerald.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 17th April 1959 is Sweet Pea for love.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on January 21, 1940. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +107. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on January 8, 1974. Your score is -125. You’ll be like a cat and a dog on a love-hate relationship. Arf-arf, I want to bite you. Meow-meow, stay away from me!
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Q: What do you call a person who shares the same birthday?
A: Birthday twins – easy!
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 3,000,716,593. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Come Softly to Me by The Fleetwoods as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (April 20, 1959). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a female ♀ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Spain approximately on 475. Your profession was artist, magician, fortune teller.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Natural talent of psychologist, you knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your problem – to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 105,573,458 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1959. The estimated number of babies born on 17th April 1959 is 289,242. That’s equivalent to 201 babies every minute. Try to imagine if all of them are crying at the same time.
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Mary. This name was given to 54,477 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 85,255 times in the year 1959. Any chance you are Mary or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men, women, or creatures from the Sunshine State are making headlines every day of the year including your birthday. Try this fun exercise. Pick your search engine of choice and type in “florida man April 17” and see what kind of wild news headline you will get. This viral craze started in 2013 and gets resurrected now and then. The latest was from Tumblr and found its way to Twitter. As they say, the rest is history.
Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about April 17, 1959. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 107th day of 1959
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 16th Friday of 1959
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2023: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 212 days
- Age on next birthday: 63 years old
- Days since birth: 22,799 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,600 days
- Years spent sleeping: 20.81 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 772
- Next full moon: September 20 at 23:56:00 GMT – Monday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on December 24, 1990
- Age in dog years: 268 dog years old using a Australian Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 9 – It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
- Western zodiac sign: Aries ♈ (The Ram)
- Western zodiac element: Fire
- Western zodiac sign quality: Cardinal
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Mars – the planet of war and ambition
- Western zodiac gemstone: Bloodstone
- Eastern zodiac animal: Pig
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Diamond
- Mystical birthstone: Opal (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Sweet Pea for love
- Best compatible birthday: January 21, 1940 (+107)
- Worst compatible birthday: January 8, 1974 (-125)
- 1959 world population: 3,000,716,593
- Number one song: Come Softly to Me by The Fleetwoods (April 20, 1959)
- Babies born in 1959: 105,573,458
- Babies born in 1959 every day: 289,242
- Babies born in 1959 every minute: 201
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 54,477 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 85,255 babies
- Roman numerals: XVII.IV.MCMLIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 16, 1980 – Lin-Manuel Miranda, American actor, playwright, and composer; November 27, 1985 – Alison Pill, Canadian actress; July 6, 1986 – Leon Frierson, American actor and rapper.
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