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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 205 days left before your next birthday. You will be 58 years old when that day comes. There have been 20,980 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 710 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 June 9 at 13:11:00 GMT – Friday.
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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.
- 1903Ray Noble
- 1970Sean Patrick Thomas
- 1972John Abraham
- 1972Laurie Holden
- 1974Giovanni Ribisi
- 1974Sarah Paulson
- 1981Rena Takeshita
- 1981Tolgahan Sayışman
- 1982Benjamin Goldwasser
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.
- 1749Domenico Cimarosa, Italian composer and educator (d. 1801)
- 1894Wim Schermerhorn, Dutch cartographer, engineer, and politician, Prime Minister of the Netherlands (d. 1977)
- 1931Gerald Finnerman, American director and cinematographer (d. 2011)
- 1937Calvin Waller, American general (d. 1996)
- 1946Simon Bates, English radio host
- 1959Albert King, American basketball player and sportscaster
- 1966Yuko Arimori, Japanese runner
- 1973Hasan Vural, German-Turkish footballer
- 1978Alex Cintrón, Puerto Rican baseball player and sportscaster
- 1983Haron Keitany, Kenyan runner
View the complete list of famous birthdays for December 17.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 942Assassination of William I of Normandy.
- 1718War of the Quadruple Alliance: Great Britain declares war on Spain.
- 1935First flight of the Douglas DC-3.
- 1939World War II: Battle of the River Plate – The Admiral Graf Spee is scuttled by Captain Hans Langsdorff outside Montevideo.
- 1943All Chinese are again permitted to become citizens of the United States with the repealing of the Act of 1882 and the introduction of the Magnuson Act.
- 1969Project Blue Book: The United States Air Force closes its study of UFOs.
- 1969The SALT I talks begin.
- 2003SpaceShipOne, piloted by Brian Binnie, makes its first powered and first supersonic flight.
- 2005Anti-World Trade Organization protesters riot in Wan Chai, Hong Kong.
- 2005Jigme Singye Wangchuck abdicates the throne as King of Bhutan.
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: Christine Elise, Zac Efron, Svilen Noev, Andy Sturmer, Jonny Fairplay, Sophie Tucker, Yevgeny Vakhtangov, Shawn Mullins, Gale Sondergaard, Barbara Bryne.
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.
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: February 19, 1979 – Mariana Ochoa, Mexican singer and actress (OV7); March 27, 1963 – Xuxa, Brazilian actress and singer; September 10, 1958 – Chris Columbus, American director, producer, and screenwriter.
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