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August 17, 1984 was a Friday and it was the 230th day of the year 1984. It was the 33rd Friday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1984 calendar will be in 2040. 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 was 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 326 days left before your next birthday. You will be 38 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,553 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 4,518 days or 12.37 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 459 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 October 20 at 14:58:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 25, 2016.
If a dog named Raison - a Bracco Italiano breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 213 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 Raison will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Raison 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.
- 1926George Melly
- 1933Glenn Corbett
- 1937Spiros Focás
- 1951Robert Joy
- 1960Stephan Eicher
- 1962John Marshall Jones
- 1964Maria McKee
- 1968Andrew Koenig
- 1977Tarja Turunen
- 1985Yū Aoi
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.
- 1556Alexander Briant, English martyr and saint (d. 1581)
- 1911Martin Sandberger, German colonel and lawyer (d. 2010)
- 1914Bill Downs, American journalist (d. 1978)
- 1926Valerie Eliot, English businesswoman (d. 2012)
- 1938Abu Bakar Bashir, Indonesian cleric and educator
- 1942Shane Porteous, Australian actor, animator, and screenwriter
- 1958Kirk Stevens, Canadian snooker player
- 1962Gilby Clarke, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (Guns N' Roses, Rock Star Supernova, and Candy)
- 1978Karena Lam, Canadian-Hong Kong actress and singer
- 1989Frederick Lau, German actor
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.
- 1585A first group of colonists sent by Sir Walter Raleigh under the charge of Ralph Lane lands in the New World to create Roanoke Colony on Roanoke Island, off the coast of present-day North Carolina.
- 1784Classical composer Luigi Boccherini receives a pay rise of 12000 reals from his employer, the Infante Luis, Count of Chinchón.
- 1863American Civil War: In Charleston, South Carolina, Union batteries and ships bombard Confederate-held Fort Sumter.
- 1883The first public performance of the Dominican Republic’s national anthem, Himno Nacional.
- 1907Pike Place Market, a popular tourist destination and registered historic district in Seattle, opened.
- 1943World War II: The U.S. Seventh Army under General George S. Patton arrives in Messina, Italy, followed several hours later by the British 8th Army under Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery, thus completing the Allied conquest of Sicily.
- 1960Decolonization: Gabon gains independence from France.
- 1977The Soviet icebreaker Arktika becomes the first surface ship to reach the North Pole.
- 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.
View the complete list of August 17 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 17, and 1984 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: Marit Larsen, Tommy Cole, Sharon Cuneta, Pat Benatar, Hiroshi Tsuchida, Emeric Pressburger, Meghan Trainor, Edward James Olmos, Winnaretta Singer, Stephen A. Smith.
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), Rat is the mythical animal and Wood is the Eastern element of a person born on August 17, 1984.
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 ‘Friday’ is emerald.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 17th August 1984 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on December 16, 1982. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +128. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on May 19, 2000. Your score is -177. 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 4,774,569,391. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Ghostbusters by Ray Parker, Jr. as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 18, 1984). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a male ♂ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Burma approximately on 1475. Your profession was artist, magician, fortune teller.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Natural talent of psychologist, you knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your problem – to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 133,872,578 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1984. The estimated number of babies born on 17th August 1984 is 365,772. That’s equivalent to 254 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 50,561 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,736 times in the year 1984. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men, women, or creatures from the Sunshine State are making headlines every day of the year including your birthday. Try this fun exercise. Pick your search engine of choice and type in “florida man August 17” and see what kind of wild news headline you will get. This viral craze started in 2013 and gets resurrected now and then. The latest was from Tumblr and found its way to Twitter. As they say, the rest is history.
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, 1984. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 230th day of 1984
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 33rd Friday of 1984
- Next same calendar year: 2040
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2023: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 326 days
- Age on next birthday: 38 years old
- Days since birth: 13,553 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,518 days
- Years spent sleeping: 12.37 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 459
- Next full moon: October 20 at 14:58:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 25, 2016
- Age in dog years: 213 dog years old using a Bracco Italiano 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: Rat
- Eastern zodiac element: Wood
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: December 16, 1982 (+128)
- Worst compatible birthday: May 19, 2000 (-177)
- 1984 world population: 4,774,569,391
- Number one song: Ghostbusters by Ray Parker, Jr. (August 18, 1984)
- Babies born in 1984: 133,872,578
- Babies born in 1984 every day: 365,772
- Babies born in 1984 every minute: 254
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 50,561 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,736 babies
- Roman numerals: XVII.VIII.MCMLXXXIV
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