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August 17, 1954 was a Tuesday and it was the 229th day of the year 1954. The next time you can reuse your old 1954 calendar will be in 2021. 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 Thursday. Next year it will be Friday 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 85 days left before your next birthday. You will be 63 years old when that day comes. There have been 22,926 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 776 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 9 at 13:11:00 GMT – Friday.
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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.
- 1888Monty Woolley
- 1889Lalla Carlsen
- 1928Willem Duys
- 1937Ronnie Butler
- 1949Julian Fellowes
- 1968Andrew Koenig
- 1968Helen McCrory
- 1971Uhm Jung-hwa
- 1978Karena Lam
- 1981Kristin Adams
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 17.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 17.
- 1893Mae West, American actress, singer, and screenwriter (d. 1980)
- 1939Luther Allison, American singer and guitarist (d. 1997)
- 1944Jean-Bernard Pommier, French pianist and conductor
- 1952Aleksandr Maksimenkov, Russian footballer and coach (d. 2012)
- 1957Laurence Overmire, American poet, author, and actor
- 1964Maria McKee, American singer-songwriter (Lone Justice)
- 1970Andrus Kivirähk, Estonian author
- 1971Jorge Posada, Puerto Rican baseball player
- 1971Uhm Jung-hwa, South Korean singer and actress
- 1977Mike Lewis, Welsh guitarist (Lostprophets, Public Disturbance, and No Devotion)
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 17.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1186Georgenberg Pact: Ottokar IV, Duke of Styria and Leopold V, Duke of Austria sign a heritage agreement in which Ottokar gives his duchy to Leopold and to his son Frederick under the stipulation that Austria and Styria would henceforth remain undivided.
- 1798The Vietnamese Roman Catholics report a Marian apparition in Quảng Trị, an event which is called Our Lady of La Vang.
- 1866The Grand Duchy of Baden announces her withdrawal from the German Confederation and signs a treaty of peace and alliance with Prussia.
- 1943World War II: First Québec Conference of Winston Churchill, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and William Lyon Mackenzie King begins.
- 1950Hill 303 massacre: American POWs are shot to death by the North Korean Army.
- 1982The first Compact Discs (CDs) are released to the public in Germany.
- 1991Strathfield massacre: In Sydney, Australia, taxi driver Wade Frankum shoots seven people and injures six others before turning the gun on himself.
- 2002The Act of Entrusting the World to the Divine Mercy and consecration of the sanctuary in Kraków-Łagiewniki by John Paul II.
- 2004The National Assembly of Serbia unanimously adopts new state symbols for Serbia: Bože pravde becomes the new anthem and the coat of arms is adopted for the whole country.
- 2005Over 500 bombs are set off by terrorists at 300 locations in 63 out of the 64 districts of Bangladesh
View the complete list of historical events for August 17.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 17 and 1954 reveal that your Life Path number is 8. It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Steve Agee, Adam Brody, Matt Damon, Glenn Withrow, Marietta Chrousala, Barbara Knudson, Mew Azama, Meagan Good, Hasil Adkins, Liam Kyle Sullivan.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 17 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Horse is the mythical animal and Wood is the element of a person born on August 17, 1954.
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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 4, 1958 – Gary Jones, Welsh-Canadian actor and screenwriter; January 6, 1912 – Danny Thomas, American actor and producer (d. 1991); March 14, 1933 – Michael Caine, English actor and author.
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