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December 17, 1959 was a Thursday and it was the 351st day of the year 1959. The next time you can reuse your old 1959 calendar will be in 2026. 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 Sunday. 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 85 days left before your next birthday. You will be 58 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,100 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 714 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 5 at 18:41:00 GMT – Thursday.
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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.
- 1926Stephen Lewis
- 1927Richard Long
- 1942Paul Butterfield
- 1944Bernard Hill
- 1945Ernie Hudson
- 1953Bill Pullman
- 1956Peter Farrelly
- 1971Sinan Akkuş
- 1979Jaimee Foxworth
- 1979Ryan Key
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for December 17.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Dec 17.
- 1785Dorothea Lieven, Russian wife of Christopher Lieven (d. 1857)
- 1937Art Neville, American singer and keyboard player (The Neville Brothers and The Meters)
- 1938Carlo Little, English drummer (Screaming Lord Sutch and the Savages and All-Stars) (d. 2005)
- 1957Wendy Hoyte, English sprinter
- 1961Marek Kaleta, Estonian javelin thrower
- 1962Paul Dobson, English footballer
- 1977Samuel Påhlsson, Swedish ice hockey player
- 1978Neil Sanderson, Canadian drummer and songwriter (Three Days Grace and Thousand Foot Krutch)
- 1984Luis Maria Alfageme, Argentinian footballer
- 1990Makoto Takeda, Japanese actress and model
View the complete list of famous birthdays for December 17.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 497 BCThe first Saturnalia festival was celebrated in ancient Rome.
- 1600Marriage of Henry IV of France and Marie de' Medici.
- 1813The Sûreté Nationale, the national police force of France, is founded, headed by Eugène François Vidocq.
- 1862American Civil War: General Ulysses S. Grant issues General Order No. 11, expelling Jews from parts of Tennessee, Mississippi, and Kentucky.
- 1907Ugyen Wangchuck is crowned first King of Bhutan
- 1926Antanas Smetona assumes power in Lithuania as the 1926 coup d'état is successful.
- 1939World War II: Battle of the River Plate – The Admiral Graf Spee is scuttled by Captain Hans Langsdorff outside Montevideo.
- 1951The American Civil Rights Congress delivers “We Charge Genocide” to the United Nations.
- 1981American Brigadier General James L. Dozier is abducted by the Red Brigades in Verona, Italy.
- 2002Second Congo War: The Congolese parties of the Inter Congolese Dialogue sign a peace accord which makes provision for transitional governance and legislative and presidential elections within two years.
View the complete list of historical events for December 17.
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Your birthday numbers 12, 17 and 1959 reveal that your Life Path number is 8. It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Alyssa Alano, Marcela Bovio, Chez Starbuck, Avon Long, Clive Nolan, Gastone Moschin, Hugh Keays-Byrne, Rei Okamoto, Pran, Wally Whyton.
The zodiac sign of a person born on December 17 is Sagittarius ♐. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Pig is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on December 17, 1959.
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Turquoise is the modern birthstone for the month of December while Onyx is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Sagittarius is topaz. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Heartaches by the Number by Guy Mitchell as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (December 21, 1959). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 4, 1963 – Dave Foley, Canadian comedian, actor, director, and producer; September 7, 1988 – Paul Iacono, American actor; October 6, 1940 – Ellen Travolta, American actress.
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