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August 17, 1977 was a Wednesday and it was the 229th day of the year 1977. It was the 33rd Wednesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1977 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 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 42 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,133 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 5,044 days or 13.81 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 513 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, 2009.
If a dog named Rhaegal - a Skye Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 184 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 Rhaegal will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Rhaegal 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.
- 1895Aris Maliagros
- 1919Georgia Gibbs
- 1926George Melly
- 1929Augie Blunt
- 1943Dave "Snaker" Ray
- 1962Gilby Clarke
- 1962John Marshall Jones
- 1974Giuliana Rancic
- 1978Karena Lam
- 1988Erika Toda
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.
- 1786Princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld (d. 1861)
- 1890Stefan Bastyr, Polish soldier and pilot (d. 1920)
- 1909Larry Clinton, American trumpet player and bandleader (d. 1985)
- 1926Valerie Eliot, English businesswoman (d. 2012)
- 1937Spiros Focás, Greek actor
- 1939Luther Allison, American singer and guitarist (d. 1997)
- 1961Larry B. Scott, American actor, director, and producer
- 1969Christian Laettner, American basketball player and coach
- 1977Thierry Henry, French footballer
- 1979Antwaan Randle El, American football player and journalist
View the complete list of August 17 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1386Karl Topia, the ruler of Princedom of Albania forges an alliance with the Republic of Venice, committing to participate in all wars of the Republic and receiving coastal protection against the Ottomans in return.
- 1498Cesare Borgia, son of Pope Alexander VI, becomes the first person in history to resign the cardinalate. On the same day, King Louis XII of France names him Duke of Valentinois.
- 1560The Roman Catholic Church is overthrown and Protestantism is established as the national religion in Scotland.
- 1771Edinburgh botanist James Robertson makes the first recorded ascent of Ben Nevis in Scotland
- 1863American Civil War: In Charleston, South Carolina, Union batteries and ships bombard Confederate-held Fort Sumter.
- 1918Bolshevik revolutionary leader Moisei Uritsky is assassinated.
- 1943World War II: The U.S. Eighth Air Force suffers the loss of 60 bombers on the Schweinfurt–Regensburg mission.
- 1958Pioneer 0, America’s first attempt at lunar orbit, is launched using the first Thor-Able rocket and fails. Notable as one of the first attempted launches beyond Earth orbit by any country.
- 1959Quake Lake is formed by the magnitude 7.5 1959 Hebgen Lake earthquake near Hebgen Lake in Montana.
- 1962East German border guards kill Peter Fechter, 18, as he attempts to cross the Berlin Wall into West Berlin becoming one of the first victims of the wall.
View the complete list of August 17 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 17, and 1977 reveal that your Life Path number is 22. It is a master number that represents practical idealism and material mastery. You were born under the most powerful and potentially the most successful of all Life Path numbers.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Jake Cherry, Max Grodénchik, Peyton List, Isabelle Severino, Yoanna House, Craig Chester, Joel McCrea, Kirsten Haglund, Robert Duncan McNeill, Amy Sedaris.
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), Snake is the mythical animal and Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on August 17, 1977.
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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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 17th August 1977 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on September 27, 1948. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +134. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on November 19, 1966. Your incompatibility score is -122. 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 4,232,084,578. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Best of My Love by The Emotions as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 20, 1977). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
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?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 121,958,945 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1977. The estimated number of babies born on 17th August 1977 is 334,134. That’s equivalent to 232 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 Jennifer. This name was given to 58,964 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,610 times in the year 1977. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 17, 1977. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 229th day of 1977
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 33rd Wednesday of 1977
- Next same calendar year: 2022
- 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: 42 years old
- Days since birth: 15,133 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,044 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.81 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 513
- Next full moon: February 19 at 15:54:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 25, 2009
- Age in dog years: 184 dog years old using a Skye Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 22 – It is a master number that represents practical idealism and material mastery. You were born under the most powerful and potentially the most successful of all Life Path numbers.
- 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: Snake
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: September 27, 1948 (+134)
- Worst compatible birthday: November 19, 1966 (-122)
- 1977 world population: 4,232,084,578
- Number one song: Best of My Love by The Emotions (August 20, 1977)
- Babies born in 1977: 121,958,945
- Babies born in 1977 every day: 334,134
- Babies born in 1977 every minute: 232
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 58,964 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,610 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 31, 1950 – Hiroshi Tachi, Japanese actor and singer; October 15, 1946 – Victor Banerjee, Indian actor and director; February 12, 1959 – Sigrid Thornton, Australian actress.
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