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August 17, 1984 was a Friday and it was the 230th day of the year 1984. 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 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 54 days left before your next birthday. You will be 33 years old when that day comes. There have been 11,999 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 406 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 July 9 at 04:09:00 GMT – Sunday.
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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.
- 1937Ronnie Butler
- 1942Khagen Mahanta
- 1942Muslim Magomayev
- 1942Shane Porteous
- 1959Chika Sakamoto
- 1964Colin James
- 1968Andrew Koenig
- 1974Tomomi Kahala
- 1989Frederick Lau
- 1993Cinta Laura
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 17.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 17.
- 1887Marcus Garvey, Jamaican journalist and activist, founded Black Star Line (d. 1940)
- 1928Willem Duys, Dutch tennis player, sportscaster, and producer (d. 2011)
- 1930Harve Bennett, American screenwriter and producer (d. 2015)
- 1949Sib Hashian, American drummer (Boston and Ernie and the Automatics)
- 1951Robert Joy, Canadian actor and producer
- 1956Álvaro Pino, Spanish cyclist
- 1957Robin Cousins, English figure skater and actor
- 1974Giuliana Rancic, Italian-American journalist and actress
- 1977Thierry Henry, French footballer
- 1980Daniel Güiza, Spanish footballer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 17.
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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.
- 1668An earthquake with a magnitude of 8.0 on the Richter magnitude scale causes 8,000 deaths in Anatolia, Ottoman Empire.
- 1723Ioan Giurgiu Patachi becomes Bishop of Făgăraș and is festively installed in his position at the St. Nicolas Cathedral in Făgăraș, after being formally confirmed earlier by Pope Clement XI.
- 1863American Civil War: In Charleston, South Carolina, Union batteries and ships bombard Confederate-held Fort Sumter.
- 1896Bridget Driscoll is run over by a Benz car in the grounds of The Crystal Palace, London, the UK’s first pedestrian motoring fatality.
- 1942World War II: U.S. Marines raid the Japanese-held Pacific island of Makin (Butaritari).
- 1953Addiction: First meeting of Narcotics Anonymous in Southern California.
- 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.
- 2005Over 500 bombs are set off by terrorists at 300 locations in 63 out of the 64 districts of Bangladesh
- 2015A bomb explodes near the Erawan Shrine in Bangkok, Thailand, killing at least 19 people and injuring 123 others.
View the complete list of historical events for August 17.
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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: Vanessa Lachey, Amanda Wilkinson, Tim Cruz, Kumiko Watanabe, Joe DeRita, Michael Chaturantabut, Jean-Pierre Mader, Buffalo Bob Smith, Masashi Mikami, Saskia van Uylenburgh.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 17 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Rat is the mythical animal and Wood is the element of a person born on August 17, 1984.
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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 ‘Friday’ is emerald.
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.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 19, 1968 – Rodney Carrington, American comedian, actor, and singer; May 11, 1935 – Doug McClure, American actor and singer (d. 1995); July 8, 1973 – Kathleen Robertson, Canadian actress and producer.
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