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April 17, 1979 was a Tuesday and it was the 107th day of the year 1979. It was the 16th Tuesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1979 calendar will be in 2029. 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 Sunday. Next year it will be Monday and two years from now it will be Wednesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 131 days left before your next birthday. You will be 44 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,940 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 5,313 days or 14.55 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 539 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 December 8 at 04:10:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on December 24, 2010.
If a dog named Babby - a Shiba Inu breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 192 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 Babby will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Babby 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.
- 1912Marta Eggerth
- 1918William Holden
- 1957Teri Austin
- 1967Liz Phair
- 1974Victoria Beckham
- 1976Monet Mazur
- 1985Luke Mitchell
- 1985William Snape
- 1990Gia Mantegna
- 1991Tessa James
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.
- 1622Henry Vaughan, Welsh physician, author, and poet (d. 1695)
- 1766Collin McKinney, American surveyor, merchant, and politician (d. 1861)
- 1794Carl Friedrich Philipp von Martius, German botanist and explorer (d. 1868)
- 1798Étienne Bobillier, French mathematician and academic (d. 1840)
- 1814Josif Pančić, Serbian botanist and academic (d. 1888)
- 1911Lester Rodney, American soldier and journalist (d. 2009)
- 1928Fabien Roy, Canadian accountant and politician
- 1928Victor Lownes, American businessman
- 1961Boomer Esiason, American football player and sportscaster
- 1972Jennifer Garner, American actress and producer
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.
- 1797Sir Ralph Abercromby attacks San Juan, Puerto Rico, in what would be one of the largest invasions of the Spanish territories in America.
- 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.
- 1864American Civil War: The Battle of Plymouth begins – Confederate forces attack Plymouth, North Carolina.
- 1895The Treaty of Shimonoseki between China and Japan is signed. This marks the end of the First Sino-Japanese War, and the defeated Qing Empire is forced to renounce its claims on Korea and to concede the southern portion of the Fengtien province, Taiwan and the Pescadores Islands to Japan.
- 1907The Ellis Island immigration center processes 11,747 people, more than on any other day.
- 1951The Peak District becomes the United Kingdom’s first National Park.
- 1961Bay of Pigs Invasion: A group of Cuban exiles financed and trained by the CIA lands at the Bay of Pigs in Cuba with the aim of ousting Fidel Castro.
- 1964Ford Mustang is introduced to the North American market.
- 1970Apollo program: The ill-fated Apollo 13 spacecraft returns to Earth safely.
- 1982Patriation of the Canadian constitution in Ottawa by Proclamation of Elizabeth II, Queen of Canada.
View the complete list of April 17 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 4, 17, and 1979 reveal that your Life Path number is 2. It represents balance, harmony and partnership. You have the soul of an artist. You are a fine companion and possess a good sense of humor. Friends seek you out for your calming and peaceful company.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: John Derek, Harve Bennett, Aoi Morikawa, Greg Baldwin, John Kricfalusi, Trish Van Devere, Aaron Stainthorpe, Susan Lynch, Randy Jackson, Bobby Curtola.
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), Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on April 17, 1979.
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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 17th April 1979 is Sweet Pea for love.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 6, 1954. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +125. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 26, 1965. Your score is -108. 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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In a room of 23 people there’s a 50% chance of two individuals having the same birthday (month and day only and not a leap year). The chance increases to 99.9% if there are 70 people in the room. You need at least 253 people in the room if you want someone to have the same birthday as you with 50% probability. This is called the birthday paradox or birthday problem. Try it out on your classroom, office, or sports team and confirm how many people share the same birthday.
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,379,013,942. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Knock on Wood by Amii Stewart as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (April 21, 1979). 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 Central India approximately on 850. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, astronomer.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Timid, constrained, quiet person. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your main task – to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 123,688,258 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1979. The estimated number of babies born on 17th April 1979 is 338,872. That’s equivalent to 235 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 Jennifer. This name was given to 56,718 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,733 times in the year 1979. Any chance you are Jennifer 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, 1979. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 107th day of 1979
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 16th Tuesday of 1979
- Next same calendar year: 2029
- Day of week this year: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2024: Wednesday
- Days until next birthday: 131 days
- Age on next birthday: 44 years old
- Days since birth: 15,940 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,313 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.55 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 539
- Next full moon: December 8 at 04:10:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on December 24, 2010
- Age in dog years: 192 dog years old using a Shiba Inu breed
- Life path number and meaning: 2 – It represents balance, harmony and partnership. You have the soul of an artist. You are a fine companion and possess a good sense of humor. Friends seek you out for your calming and peaceful company.
- 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: Sheep
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Diamond
- Mystical birthstone: Opal (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Sweet Pea for love
- Best compatible birthday: November 6, 1954 (+125)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 26, 1965 (-108)
- 1979 world population: 4,379,013,942
- Number one song: Knock on Wood by Amii Stewart (April 21, 1979)
- Babies born in 1979: 123,688,258
- Babies born in 1979 every day: 338,872
- Babies born in 1979 every minute: 235
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,718 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,733 babies
- Roman numerals: XVII.IV.MCMLXXIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 6, 1939 – Jair Rodrigues, Brazilian singer (d. 2014); August 14, 1946 – Antonio Fargas, American actor; September 12, 1968 – Paul F. Tompkins, American comedian, actor, producer, and screenwriter.
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