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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 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 is Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 23 days left before your next birthday. You will be 64 years old when that day comes. There have been 23,353 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 7,784 days or 21.31 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 791 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 August 22 at 12:03:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 25, 1989.
If a dog named Teemu - a Silky Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 272 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 Teemu will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Teemu will age 4 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.
- 1928Willem Duys
- 1929Augie Blunt
- 1939Luther Allison
- 1942Shane Porteous
- 1959Chika Sakamoto
- 1964Colin James
- 1977Tarja Turunen
- 1978Karena Lam
- 1978Vibeke Stene
- 1988Brady Corbet
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.
- 1768Louis Desaix, French general (d. 1800)
- 1896Leslie Groves, American general and engineer (d. 1970)
- 1937Ronnie Butler, Bahamian singer
- 1953Herta Müller, Romanian-German poet and author, Nobel Prize laureate
- 1956Álvaro Pino, Spanish cyclist
- 1959David Koresh, American cult leader (d. 1993)
- 1959Jonathan Franzen, American author and critic
- 1962John Marshall Jones, American actor, director, and producer
- 1964Maria McKee, American singer-songwriter (Lone Justice)
- 1968Andrew Koenig, American actor and director (d. 2010)
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.
- 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.
- 1560The Roman Catholic Church is overthrown and Protestantism is established as the national religion in Scotland.
- 1740Pope Benedict XIV, previously known as Prospero Lambertini succeeds Clement XII as the 247th Pope.
- 1862American Indian Wars: The Dakota War of 1862 begins in Minnesota as Lakota warriors attack white settlements along the Minnesota River.
- 1863American Civil War: In Charleston, South Carolina, Union batteries and ships bombard Confederate-held Fort Sumter.
- 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.
- 1950Hill 303 massacre: American POWs are shot to death by the North Korean Army.
- 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.
- 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 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: Chris Barrie, Spiller, Kaspar Capparoni, Jake Vargas, Jessica Walter, Chatrichalerm Yukol, Cinta Laura, Karin Swanström, Daron Malakian, Andrew Divoff.
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.
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 Birthday 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 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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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 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)
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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, 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: 2030
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2023: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 23 days
- Age on next birthday: 64 years old
- Days since birth: 23,353 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,784 days
- Years spent sleeping: 21.31 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 791
- Next full moon: August 22 at 12:03:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 25, 1989
- Age in dog years: 272 dog years old using a Silky Terrier 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
- Roman numerals: XVII.VIII.MCMLVII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 27, 1965 – Oktay Kaynarca, Turkish actor and producer; November 9, 1988 – Cheyenne Tozzi, Australian model and singer; September 28, 1945 – Manolis Rasoulis, Greek singer-songwriter and journalist (d. 2011).
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