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August 17, 2011 was a Wednesday and it was the 229th day of the year 2011. It was the 33rd Wednesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 2011 calendar will be in 2033. 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 Thursday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 330 days left before your next birthday. You will be 13 years old when that day comes. There have been 4,419 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 1,473 days or 4.03 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 149 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 September 29 at 09:58:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) will happen sometime on April 25, 2043.
If a dog named Reese - a Australian Shepherd breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 74 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 Reese will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Reese 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.
- 1929Augie Blunt
- 1939Anthony Valentine
- 1947Gary Talley
- 1962Gilby Clarke
- 1974Giuliana Rancic
- 1974Tomomi Kahala
- 1975Carmina Villaroel
- 1988Brady Corbet
- 1989Frederick Lau
- 1996Ella Cruz
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.
- 1828Jules Bernard Luys, French neurologist and physician (d. 1897)
- 1878Reggie Duff, Australian cricketer (d. 1911)
- 1880Percy Sherwell, South African cricketer and tennis player (d. 1948)
- 1895Aris Maliagros, Greek actor and singer (d. 1984)
- 1928T. J. Anderson, American composer, conductor, and educator
- 1930Ted Hughes, English poet, author, and playwright (d. 1998)
- 1933Mark Dinning, American singer (d. 1986)
- 1957Laurence Overmire, American poet, author, and actor
- 1980Lene Marlin, Norwegian singer-songwriter
- 1991Qory Sandioriva, Indonesian model, Puteri Indonesia 2009
View the complete list of August 17 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1424Hundred Years’ War: Battle of Verneuil: An English force under John, Duke of Bedford defeats a larger French army under Jean II, Duke of Alençon, John Stewart, and Earl Archibald of Douglas.
- 1771Edinburgh botanist James Robertson makes the first recorded ascent of Ben Nevis in Scotland
- 1945Sukarno and Mohammad Hatta proclaim the independence of Indonesia, igniting the Indonesian National Revolution against the Dutch Empire.
- 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.
- 1982The first Compact Discs (CDs) are released to the public in Germany.
- 1991Strathfield massacre: In Sydney, Australia, taxi driver Wade Frankum shoots seven people and injures six others before turning the gun on himself.
- 1998Lewinsky scandal: US President Bill Clinton admits in taped testimony that he had an “improper physical relationship” with White House intern Monica Lewinsky. On the same day he admits before the nation that he “misled people” about the relationship.
- 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 2011 reveal that your Life Path number is 2. It represents balance, harmony and partnership. You have the soul of an artist. You are a fine companion and possess a good sense of humor. Friends seek you out for your calming and peaceful company.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Marguerite Piazza, Michael Dorn, Larry Manetti, Shane Filan, Jang Woo-hyuk, Jesse Ventura, Bobby Bazini, Anna Camp, Jon McLaughlin, Ian Ogilvy.
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), Rabbit is the mythical animal and Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on August 17, 2011.
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 2011 is Poppy for preparedness.
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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 6,935,999,491. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Party Rock Anthem by LMFAO featuring Lauren Bennett and GoonRock as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 20, 2011). 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 Western Australia approximately on 1150. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, geologist.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Inquisitive, inventive, liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson – to search, to find and to use this bridge.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 139,574,160 babies were born throughout the world in the year 2011. The estimated number of babies born on 17th August 2011 is 382,395. That’s equivalent to 266 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 Sophia. This name was given to 21,837 baby girls. For the boys it’s Jacob. This name was recorded 20,365 times in the year 2011. Any chance you are Sophia or Jacob? (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, 2011. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 229th day of 2011
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 33rd Wednesday of 2011
- Next same calendar year: 2033
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2025: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 330 days
- Age on next birthday: 13 years old
- Days since birth: 4,419 days
- Days spent sleeping: 1,473 days
- Years spent sleeping: 4.03 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 149
- Next full moon: September 29 at 09:58:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 25, 2043
- Age in dog years: 74 dog years old using a Australian Shepherd breed
- Life path number and meaning: 2 – It represents balance, harmony and partnership. You have the soul of an artist. You are a fine companion and possess a good sense of humor. Friends seek you out for your calming and peaceful company.
- 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: Rabbit
- Eastern zodiac element: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- 2011 world population: 6,935,999,491
- Number one song: Party Rock Anthem by LMFAO featuring Lauren Bennett and GoonRock (August 20, 2011)
- Babies born in 2011: 139,574,160
- Babies born in 2011 every day: 382,395
- Babies born in 2011 every minute: 266
- Popular girl’s name: Sophia – 21,837 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Jacob – 20,365 babies
- Roman numerals: XVII.VIII.MMXI
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 14, 1976 – Erica Leerhsen, American actress and producer; January 19, 1963 – Caron Wheeler, English singer-songwriter (Soul II Soul); January 19, 1974 – Frank Caliendo, American comedian, actor, and screenwriter.
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