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December 17, 1961 was a Sunday and it was the 351st day of the year 1961. The next time you can reuse your old 1961 calendar will be in 2017. 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 60 days left before your next birthday. You will be 56 years old when that day comes. There have been 20,394 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 691 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 November 4 at 05:24:00 GMT – Saturday.
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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.
- 1936Tommy Steele
- 1967Gigi D'Agostino
- 1971Sinan Akkuş
- 1972John Abraham
- 1974Giovanni Ribisi
- 1975Milla Jovovich
- 1978Riteish Deshmukh
- 1986Emma Bell
- 1990Ashley Edner
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for December 17.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Dec 17.
- 1840Nozu Michitsura, Japanese field marshal and leading figure in the Imperial Japanese Army (d. 1908)
- 1874William Lyon Mackenzie King, Canadian economist and politician, 10th Prime Minister of Canada (d. 1950)
- 1887Hermine Reuss of Greiz (d. 1947)
- 1905Simo Häyhä, Finnish soldier and sniper (d. 2002)
- 1910Eknath Easwaran, Indian-American educator and author (d. 1999)
- 1926John Hans Krebs, American lawyer and politician (d. 2014)
- 1935Brian Langford, English cricketer (d. 2013)
- 1973Hasan Vural, German-Turkish footballer
- 1979Charlotte Edwards, English cricketer
- 1987Bo Guagua, Chinese businessman
View the complete list of famous birthdays for December 17.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 546Siege of Rome: The Ostrogoths under king Totila plunder the city, by bribing the Byzantine garrison.
- 1819Simón Bolívar declares the independence of Gran Colombia in Angostura (now Ciudad Bolívar in Venezuela).
- 1835Great Fire of New York: Fire levels lower Manhattan.
- 1907Ugyen Wangchuck is crowned first King of Bhutan
- 1926Antanas Smetona assumes power in Lithuania as the 1926 coup d'état is successful.
- 1935First flight of the Douglas DC-3.
- 1951The American Civil Rights Congress delivers “We Charge Genocide” to the United Nations.
- 1957The United States successfully launches the first Atlas intercontinental ballistic missile at Cape Canaveral, Florida.
- 1967Australian Prime Minister Harold Holt disappears while swimming near Portsea, Victoria, and is presumed drowned.
- 2014The United States and Cuba re-establish diplomatic relations after severing them 55 years ago.
View the complete list of historical events for December 17.
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Your birthday numbers 12, 17 and 1961 reveal that your Life Path number is 1. It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Shannon Magrane, Walt Disney, Saïd Taghmaoui, John Ireland, Christofer Johnsson, Cory Bowles, Ron Ng, Brandon Soo Hoo, Hilarie Burton, Paul Verhoeven.
The zodiac sign of a person born on December 17 is Sagittarius ♐. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Ox is the mythical animal and Metal is the element of a person born on December 17, 1961.
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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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was The Lion Sleeps Tonight by The Tokens as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (December 18, 1961). 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 Southern Australia approximately on 1850. Your profession was digger, undertaker.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You are a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.
Can you remember who you were?
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 27, 1991 – Rikiya Otaka, Japanese actor; September 16, 1977 – Musiq Soulchild, American singer-songwriter; April 30, 1973 – Leigh Francis, English comedian, actor, and screenwriter.
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