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August 17, 1946 was a Saturday and it was the 229th day of the year 1946. It was the 33rd Saturday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1946 calendar will be in 2030. 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 Wednesday. Next year it will be Thursday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 262 days left before your next birthday. You will be 77 years old when that day comes. There have been 27,862 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 9,287 days or 25.43 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 943 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 April 25, 1978.
If a dog named Hawley - a Whippet breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 362 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 Hawley will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Hawley 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.
- 1929Augie Blunt
- 1936Floyd Red Crow Westerman
- 1939Luther Allison
- 1946Martha Coolidge
- 1957Robin Cousins
- 1966Maysa Leak
- 1978Jelena Karleuša
- 1978Vibeke Stene
- 1987Paolo Serrano
- 1994Taissa Farmiga
View the complete list of August 17 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 17.
- 1888Monty Woolley, American actor and singer (d. 1963)
- 1889Lalla Carlsen, Norwegian actress and singer (d. 1967)
- 1918Ike Quebec, American saxophonist and pianist (d. 1963)
- 1926Jiang Zemin, Chinese engineer and politician, 5th President of the People’s Republic of China
- 1929Augie Blunt, American actor (d. 1999)
- 1930Ted Hughes, English poet, author, and playwright (d. 1998)
- 1951Alan Minter, English boxer
- 1965Steve Gorman, American drummer (The Black Crowes and Trigger Hippy)
- 1980Van Tuong Nguyen, Thai-Australian drug trafficker (d. 2005)
- 1990Colin Bates, American actor, singer, and dancer
View the complete list of August 17 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1549Battle of Sampford Courtenay: The Prayer Book Rebellion is quashed in England.
- 1668An earthquake with a magnitude of 8.0 on the Richter magnitude scale causes 8,000 deaths in Anatolia, Ottoman Empire.
- 1723Ioan Giurgiu Patachi becomes Bishop of Făgăraș and is festively installed in his position at the St. Nicolas Cathedral in Făgăraș, after being formally confirmed earlier by Pope Clement XI.
- 1771Edinburgh botanist James Robertson makes the first recorded ascent of Ben Nevis in Scotland
- 1798The Vietnamese Roman Catholics report a Marian apparition in Quảng Trị, an event which is called Our Lady of La Vang.
- 1864American Civil War: Battle of Gainesville: Confederate forces defeat Union troops near Gainesville, Florida.
- 1945Sukarno and Mohammad Hatta proclaim the independence of Indonesia, igniting the Indonesian National Revolution against the Dutch Empire.
- 1977The Soviet icebreaker Arktika becomes the first surface ship to reach the North Pole.
- 1991Strathfield massacre: In Sydney, Australia, taxi driver Wade Frankum shoots seven people and injures six others before turning the gun on himself.
- 1999A 7.4-magnitude earthquake strikes İzmit, Turkey, killing more than 17,000 and injuring 44,000.
View the complete list of August 17 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 17, and 1946 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: Karen Duffy, Tom Hulce, Danny Bonaduce, Ménélik, Brian Bell, Barry McGuire, Kana Hanazawa, Dolcenera, Uma Blasini, Eddie Redmayne.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 17 is Leo ♌ (The Lion) – a fixed sign with Fire as Western element. The ruling planet is Sun – the center of our universe. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Dog is the mythical animal and Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on August 17, 1946.
Peridot is the modern birthstone for the month of August while Diamond is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Leo is onyx. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 17th August 1946 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on May 28, 1953. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +157. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on July 4, 1937. Your score is -147. 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!
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 USA North-East approximately on 1425. Your profession was farmer, weaver, tailor.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.
Can you remember who you were?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Mary. This name was given to 67,468 baby girls. For the boys it’s James. This name was recorded 87,431 times in the year 1946. Any chance you are Mary or James? (Source: ssa.gov)
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Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 17, 1946. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 229th day of 1946
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 33rd Saturday of 1946
- Next same calendar year: 2030
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2024: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 262 days
- Age on next birthday: 77 years old
- Days since birth: 27,862 days
- Days spent sleeping: 9,287 days
- Years spent sleeping: 25.43 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 943
- Next full moon: December 8 at 04:10:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 25, 1978
- Age in dog years: 362 dog years old using a Whippet 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: Leo ♌ (The Lion)
- Western zodiac element: Fire
- Western zodiac sign quality: Fixed
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Sun – the center of our universe
- Western zodiac gemstone: Onyx
- Eastern zodiac animal: Dog
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: May 28, 1953 (+157)
- Worst compatible birthday: July 4, 1937 (-147)
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 67,468 babies
- Popular boy’s name: James – 87,431 babies
- Roman numerals: XVII.VIII.MCMXLVI
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 2, 1943 – Filiz Akın, Turkish actress; October 30, 1970 – Nia Long, American actress; June 15, 1970 – Leah Remini, American actress and producer.
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