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August 17, 1957 was a Saturday and it was the 229th day of the year 1957. It was the 33rd Saturday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1957 calendar will be in 2019. 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 Saturday. Next year it will be Monday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 207 days left before your next birthday. You will be 62 years old when that day comes. There have been 22,438 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 7,479 days or 20.48 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 760 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 February 19 at 15:54:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 25, 1989.
If a dog named Moops - a Chinese Shar-Pei breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 294 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 Moops will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Moops 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.
- 1933Mark Dinning
- 1939Anthony Valentine
- 1939Luther Allison
- 1948Rod MacDonald
- 1962Gilby Clarke
- 1964Colin James
- 1968Andriy Kuzmenko
- 1978Ebon Moss-Bachrach
- 1978Jelena Karleuša
- 1990Rachel Hurd-Wood
View the complete list of August 17 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 17.
- 1866Mahbub Ali Khan, Asaf Jah VI, Indian 6th Nizam of Hyderabad (d. 1911)
- 1911Martin Sandberger, German colonel and lawyer (d. 2010)
- 1926George Melly, English singer and critic (d. 2007)
- 1951Robert Joy, Canadian actor and producer
- 1957Laurence Overmire, American poet, author, and actor
- 1972Habibul Bashar, Bangladeshi cricketer
- 1975Carmina Villaroel, Filipino model and actress
- 1976Scott Halberstadt, American actor
- 1977William Gallas, French footballer
- 1989Lil B, American rapper and producer (The Pack)
View the complete list of August 17 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1560The Roman Catholic Church is overthrown and Protestantism is established as the national religion in Scotland.
- 1717Austro-Turkish War of 1716–18: The month-long Siege of Belgrade ends with Prince Eugene of Savoy’s Austrian troops capturing the city from the Ottoman Empire.
- 1883The first public performance of the Dominican Republic’s national anthem, Himno Nacional.
- 1896Bridget Driscoll is run over by a Benz car in the grounds of The Crystal Palace, London, the UK’s first pedestrian motoring fatality.
- 1907Pike Place Market, a popular tourist destination and registered historic district in Seattle, opened.
- 1914World War I: Battle of Stallupönen: The German army of General Hermann von François defeats the Russian force commanded by Paul von Rennenkampf near modern-day Nesterov, Russia.
- 1918Bolshevik revolutionary leader Moisei Uritsky is assassinated.
- 1947The Radcliffe Line, the border between Dominion of India and Dominion of Pakistan is revealed.
- 1959Quake Lake is formed by the magnitude 7.5 1959 Hebgen Lake earthquake near Hebgen Lake in Montana.
- 1991Strathfield massacre: In Sydney, Australia, taxi driver Wade Frankum shoots seven people and injures six others before turning the gun on himself.
View the complete list of August 17 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 17, and 1957 reveal that your Life Path number is 11. It is a master number that represents intuition, idealism and invention. You have the potential to be a source of inspiration and illumination for people.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Linda Blair, Mike Reno, Ted Nugent, Vic Damone, Cathy Moriarty, Robert Gist, Nicola Roberts, Victoria Song, Luther Allison, Jane Turner.
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), Rooster is the mythical animal and Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on August 17, 1957.
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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 1957 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on January 18, 1952. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +98. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 25, 1962. Your incompatibility score is -166. 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 2,891,349,717. (U.S. Census Bureau)
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?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 102,068,660 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1957. The estimated number of babies born on 17th August 1957 is 279,640. That’s equivalent to 194 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 Mary. This name was given to 61,092 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 92,695 times in the year 1957. Any chance you are Mary or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 17, 1957. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 229th day of 1957
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 33rd Saturday of 1957
- Next same calendar year: 2019
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2021: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 207 days
- Age on next birthday: 62 years old
- Days since birth: 22,438 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,479 days
- Years spent sleeping: 20.48 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 760
- Next full moon: February 19 at 15:54:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 25, 1989
- Age in dog years: 294 dog years old using a Chinese Shar-Pei breed
- Life path number and meaning: 11 – It is a master number that represents intuition, idealism and invention. You have the potential to be a source of inspiration and illumination for people.
- 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: Rooster
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: January 18, 1952 (+98)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 25, 1962 (-166)
- 1957 world population: 2,891,349,717
- Babies born in 1957: 102,068,660
- Babies born in 1957 every day: 279,640
- Babies born in 1957 every minute: 194
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 61,092 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 92,695 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: September 7, 1951 – Chrissie Hynde, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Pretenders and The Moors Murderers); June 12, 1982 – Samantha Tolj, Australian actress; August 9, 1959 – Toni Servillo, Italian actor and director.
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