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December 17, 1959 was a Thursday and it was the 351st day of the year 1959. It was the 51st Thursday of that year. 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 Friday. 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 222 days left before your next birthday. You will be 62 years old when that day comes. There have been 22,424 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 7,475 days or 20.46 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 759 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 May 26 at 11:16:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on August 25, 1991.
If a dog named Tadpole - a Borzoi breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 329 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 Tadpole will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Tadpole 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.
- 1900Katina Paxinou
- 1903Ray Noble
- 1930Armin Mueller-Stahl
- 1953Barry Livingston
- 1978Riteish Deshmukh
- 1985Jeremy McKinnon
- 1986Emma Bell
- 1988Rin Takanashi
- 1990Makoto Takeda
- 1993Kiersey Clemons
View the complete list of December 17 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Dec 17.
- 1807John Greenleaf Whittier, American poet and activist (d. 1892)
- 1866Kazys Grinius, Lithuanian politician, 3rd President of Lithuania (d. 1950)
- 1881Aubrey Faulkner, South African-English cricketer and coach (d. 1930)
- 1894Arthur Fiedler, American conductor (d. 1979)
- 1934Ray Wilson, English footballer and manager
- 1946Eugene Levy, Canadian actor, director, and screenwriter
- 1957Wendy Hoyte, English sprinter
- 1982Josh Barfield, American baseball player
- 1984Mikky Ekko, American singer-songwriter and producer
- 1985Jeremy McKinnon, American singer-songwriter and producer (A Day to Remember)
View the complete list of December 17 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 920Romanos I Lekapenos is crowned co-emperor of the underage Constantine VII.
- 1586Go-Yōzei becomes Emperor of Japan.
- 1807Napoleonic Wars: France issues the Milan Decree, which confirms the Continental System.
- 1862American Civil War: General Ulysses S. Grant issues General Order No. 11, expelling Jews from parts of Tennessee, Mississippi, and Kentucky.
- 1896Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania’s Schenley Park Casino, which was the first multi-purpose arena with the technology to create an artificial ice surface in North America, is destroyed in a fire.
- 1961Niterói circus fire: Fire breaks out during a performance by the Gran Circus Norte-Americano in the city of Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, killing more than 500.
- 1969Project Blue Book: The United States Air Force closes its study of UFOs.
- 1997The British Firearms (Amendment) (No. 2) Act 1997 comes into force, banning all handguns with the exception of antique and show weapons.
- 2005Anti-World Trade Organization protesters riot in Wan Chai, Hong Kong.
- 2013The anti-corruption operation in Turkey begins with high profile detainments.
View the complete list of December 17 historical events.
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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: Tata Young, Joe Conley, Takako Fuji, Brenda Russell, John Hughes, Milburn Stone, Namie Amuro, Chris Gore, Aki Toyosaki, Linda Gray.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on December 17 is Sagittarius ♐ (The Archer) – a mutable sign with Fire as Western element. The ruling planet is Jupiter – the planet of luck and expansion. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Pig is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern 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.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 17th December 1959 is Holly for precious moments.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 2, 1989. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +106. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on January 7, 1944. Your score is -154. 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 3,000,716,593. (U.S. Census Bureau)
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.
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 400. Your profession was jeweler, watch-maker.
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 105,573,458 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1959. The estimated number of babies born on 17th December 1959 is 289,242. That’s equivalent to 201 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 Mary. This name was given to 54,477 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 85,255 times in the year 1959. Any chance you are Mary 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 December 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 December 17, 1959. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 351st day of 1959
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 51st Thursday of 1959
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2023: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 222 days
- Age on next birthday: 62 years old
- Days since birth: 22,424 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,475 days
- Years spent sleeping: 20.46 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 759
- Next full moon: May 26 at 11:16:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on August 25, 1991
- Age in dog years: 329 dog years old using a Borzoi breed
- Life path number and meaning: 8 – It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
- Western zodiac sign: Sagittarius ♐ (The Archer)
- Western zodiac element: Fire
- Western zodiac sign quality: Mutable
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Jupiter – the planet of luck and expansion
- Western zodiac gemstone: Topaz
- Eastern zodiac animal: Pig
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Turquoise
- Mystical birthstone: Onyx (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Holly for precious moments
- Best compatible birthday: November 2, 1989 (+106)
- Worst compatible birthday: January 7, 1944 (-154)
- 1959 world population: 3,000,716,593
- Number one song: Heartaches by the Number by Guy Mitchell (December 21, 1959)
- Babies born in 1959: 105,573,458
- Babies born in 1959 every day: 289,242
- Babies born in 1959 every minute: 201
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 54,477 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 85,255 babies
- Roman numerals: XVII.XII.MCMLIX
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