Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 17th of April 2008 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 10 minutes. Enjoy!
April 17, 2008 was a Thursday and it was the 108th day of the year 2008. It was the 16th Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 2008 calendar will be in 2036. 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 200 days left before your next birthday. You will be 15 years old when that day comes. There have been 5,278 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 1,759 days or 4.82 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 179 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 9 at 20:56:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) will happen sometime on December 25, 2039.
If a dog named Halie - a Harrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 83 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 Halie will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Halie will age 4.5 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.
- 1905Arthur Lake
- 1918William Holden
- 1919Chavela Vargas
- 1923Lindsay Anderson
- 1951Olivia Hussey
- 1954Michael Sembello
- 1964Maynard James Keenan
- 1978Lindsay Hartley
- 1985Luke Mitchell
- 1985Rooney Mara
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.
- 1816Thomas Hazlehurst, English architect and philanthropist (d. 1876)
- 1909Alain Poher, French politician, President of France (d. 1996)
- 1928Fabien Roy, Canadian accountant and politician
- 1938Kerry Wendell Thornley, American theorist and author (d. 1988)
- 1960Vladimir Polyakov, Russian pole vaulter
- 1964Maynard James Keenan, American singer-songwriter and producer (Tool, A Perfect Circle, Puscifer, and Green Jellÿ)
- 1972Jennifer Garner, American actress and producer
- 1975Gabriel Soto, Mexican model, actor, and singer (Kairo)
- 1983Stanislav Chistov, Russian ice hockey player
- 1987Jacqueline MacInnes Wood, Canadian actress and singer
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.
- 1797Citizens of Verona, Italy, begin an eight-day rebellion against the French occupying forces, which will end unsuccessfully.
- 1797Sir Ralph Abercromby attacks San Juan, Puerto Rico, in what would be one of the largest invasions of the Spanish territories in America.
- 1937Daffy Duck’s first appearance, in Porky’s Duck Hunt.
- 1949At midnight 26 Irish counties officially leave the British Commonwealth. A 21-gun salute on O'Connell Bridge, Dublin, ushers in the Republic of Ireland.
- 1964Jerrie Mock becomes the first woman to circumnavigate the world by air.
- 1973George Lucas begins writing the treatment for The Star Wars.
- 1978Mir Akbar Khyber is assassinated, provoking a communist coup d'état in Afghanistan.
- 1986The Three Hundred and Thirty Five Years’ War between the Netherlands and the Isles of Scilly ends.
- 2006A Palestinian suicide bomber detonates an explosive device in Tel Aviv, killing 11 people and injuring 70.
- 2013An explosion at a fertilizer plant in the city of West, Texas, kills 15 people and injures 160 others.
View the complete list of April 17 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 4, 17, and 2008 reveal that your Life Path number is 4. It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Takako Matsu, Pat McDonald, Marshall Crenshaw, Jean Delannoy, Eric Faulkner, Phil Thornalley, A Martinez, Louisa Krause, Carol Lynley, Babis Tsertos.
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), Rat is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on April 17, 2008.
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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 17th April 2008 is Sweet Pea for love.
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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 6,709,049,780. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Touch My Body by Mariah Carey as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (April 19, 2008). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a male ♂ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Burma approximately on 425. Your profession was seaman, cook, carpenter.
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 137,464,471 babies were born throughout the world in the year 2008. The estimated number of babies born on 17th April 2008 is 375,586. That’s equivalent to 261 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 Emma. This name was given to 18,809 baby girls. For the boys it’s Jacob. This name was recorded 22,591 times in the year 2008. Any chance you are Emma or Jacob? (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, 2008. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 108th day of 2008
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 16th Thursday of 2008
- Next same calendar year: 2036
- Day of week this year: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2024: Wednesday
- Days until next birthday: 200 days
- Age on next birthday: 15 years old
- Days since birth: 5,278 days
- Days spent sleeping: 1,759 days
- Years spent sleeping: 4.82 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 179
- Next full moon: October 9 at 20:56:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on December 25, 2039
- Age in dog years: 83 dog years old using a Harrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 4 – It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
- 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: Rat
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Diamond
- Mystical birthstone: Opal (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Sweet Pea for love
- 2008 world population: 6,709,049,780
- Number one song: Touch My Body by Mariah Carey (April 19, 2008)
- Babies born in 2008: 137,464,471
- Babies born in 2008 every day: 375,586
- Babies born in 2008 every minute: 261
- Popular girl’s name: Emma – 18,809 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Jacob – 22,591 babies
- Roman numerals: XVII.IV.MMVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: July 1, 1967 – Marisa Monte, Brazilian singer-songwriter (Tribalistas); January 1, 1919 – Rocky Graziano, American boxer and actor (d. 1990); November 15, 1929 – Joe Hinton, American singer (d. 1968).
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