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August 17, 1949 was a Wednesday and it was the 229th day of the year 1949. It was the 33rd Wednesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1949 calendar will be in 2022. 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 Monday. Next year it will be Tuesday 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 79 days left before your next birthday. You will be 71 years old when that day comes. There have been 25,854 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 8,618 days or 23.59 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 875 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 June 5 at 19:15:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 25, 1981.
If a dog named Kylie - a Otterhound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 370 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 Kylie will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Kylie will age 5-6 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.
- 1942Muslim Magomayev
- 1951Robert Joy
- 1957Robin Cousins
- 1961Larry B. Scott
- 1962John Marshall Jones
- 1962Pierre Sanoussi-Bliss
- 1969Wayne Mills
- 1974Tomomi Kahala
- 1979Marcus Patric
- 1989Farah Zeynep Abdullah
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.
- 1890Stefan Bastyr, Polish soldier and pilot (d. 1920)
- 1913Mark Felt, American lawyer and agent, 2nd Deputy Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (d. 2008)
- 1920Lida Moser, American photographer and author (d. 2014)
- 1949Sue Draheim, American fiddler and composer (d. 2013)
- 1970Rupert Degas, English actor and producer
- 1977Nathan Deakes, Australian race walker
- 1978Karena Lam, Canadian-Hong Kong actress and singer
- 1981Kristin Adams, American singer and television host
- 1991Qory Sandioriva, Indonesian model, Puteri Indonesia 2009
- 1992Alex Elisala, New Zealand-Australian rugby player (d. 2013)
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.
- 1740Pope Benedict XIV, previously known as Prospero Lambertini succeeds Clement XII as the 247th Pope.
- 1784Classical composer Luigi Boccherini receives a pay rise of 12000 reals from his employer, the Infante Luis, Count of Chinchón.
- 1798The Vietnamese Roman Catholics report a Marian apparition in Quảng Trị, an event which is called Our Lady of La Vang.
- 1807Robert Fulton’s North River Steamboat leaves New York, New York, for Albany, New York, on the Hudson River, inaugurating the first commercial steamboat service in the world.
- 1862American Civil War: Major General J. E. B. Stuart is assigned command of all the cavalry of the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia.
- 1866The Grand Duchy of Baden announces her withdrawal from the German Confederation and signs a treaty of peace and alliance with Prussia.
- 1942World War II: U.S. Marines raid the Japanese-held Pacific island of Makin (Butaritari).
- 1959Kind of Blue by Miles Davis, the much acclaimed and highly influential best selling jazz recording of all time, is released.
- 1960Decolonization: Gabon gains independence from France.
- 2008American swimmer Michael Phelps becomes the first person to win eight gold medals in one Olympic Games.
View the complete list of August 17 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 17, and 1949 reveal that your Life Path number is 3. It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Penelope Milford, David Gandy, Ana Carolina, Erich Gonzales, Mike Farrell, Priscilla Pointer, Hitomi Takahashi, Donny Hathaway, Rory Kennedy, Gary Grubbs.
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), Ox is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 17, 1949.
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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 17th August 1949 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on October 27, 1940. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +97. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on March 18, 1971. 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?
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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 South-Central approximately on 1500. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, bard.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition – is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.
Can you remember who you were?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Linda. This name was given to 91,016 baby girls. For the boys it’s James. This name was recorded 86,855 times in the year 1949. Any chance you are Linda 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, 1949. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 229th day of 1949
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 33rd Wednesday of 1949
- Next same calendar year: 2022
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2022: Wednesday
- Days until next birthday: 79 days
- Age on next birthday: 71 years old
- Days since birth: 25,854 days
- Days spent sleeping: 8,618 days
- Years spent sleeping: 23.59 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 875
- Next full moon: June 5 at 19:15:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 25, 1981
- Age in dog years: 370 dog years old using a Otterhound breed
- Life path number and meaning: 3 – It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
- 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: Ox
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: October 27, 1940 (+97)
- Worst compatible birthday: March 18, 1971 (-125)
- Popular girl’s name: Linda – 91,016 babies
- Popular boy’s name: James – 86,855 babies
- Roman numerals: XVII.VIII.MCMXLIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 1, 1948 – Rick James, American singer-songwriter and producer (The Mynah Birds) (d. 2004); September 23, 1938 – Romy Schneider, Austrian-French actress and singer (d. 1982); August 13, 1962 – Thanos Kalliris, Greek singer-songwriter (Bang).
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