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December 17, 1973 was a Monday and it was the 351st day of the year 1973. It was the 51st Monday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1973 calendar will be in 2029. 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 Tuesday and two years from now it will be Wednesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 324 days left before your next birthday. You will be 50 years old when that day comes. There have been 17,938 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 5,979 days or 16.37 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 607 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 February 5 at 18:30:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on August 25, 2005.
If a dog named Fleur - a Weimaraner breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 272 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 Fleur will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Fleur 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.
- 1893Erwin Piscator
- 1936Rosemary Martin
- 1936Tommy Steele
- 1966Tracy Byrd
- 1969Mick Quinn
- 1972Laurie Holden
- 1981Tolgahan Sayışman
- 1990Makoto Takeda
- 1994Nat Wolff
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.
- 1842Sophus Lie, Norwegian mathematician and academic (d. 1899)
- 1910Sy Oliver, American singer-songwriter and trumpet player (d. 1988)
- 1913Burt Baskin, American businessman, co-founded Baskin-Robbins (d. 1967)
- 1926Ray Jablonski, American baseball player (d. 1985)
- 1936Pope Francis
- 1942Paul Butterfield, American singer and harmonica player (d. 1987)
- 1949Paul Rodgers, English singer-songwriter and producer (Free, Bad Company, The Firm, and The Law)
- 1979Charlotte Edwards, English cricketer
- 1984Mikky Ekko, American singer-songwriter and producer
- 1988Kris Joseph, Canadian basketball player
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.
- 1538Pope Paul III excommunicates Henry VIII of England.
- 1583Cologne War: Forces under Ernest of Bavaria defeat troops under Gebhard Truchsess von Waldburg at the Siege of Godesberg.
- 1600Marriage of Henry IV of France and Marie de' Medici.
- 1837A fire in the Winter Palace of Saint Petersburg kills 30 guards.
- 1938Otto Hahn discovers the nuclear fission of the heavy element uranium, the scientific and technological basis of nuclear energy.
- 1960Troops loyal to Emperor Haile Selassie in Ethiopia crush the coup that began December 13, returning power to their leader upon his return from Brazil. Haile Selassie absolves his son of any guilt.
- 1973Thirty passengers are killed in an attack by Palestinian terrorists on Rome’s Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport.
- 1983Provisional IRA members detonate a car bomb at Harrods Department Store in London, England, United Kingdom. Three police officers and three civilians are killed.
- 1997The British Firearms (Amendment) (No. 2) Act 1997 comes into force, banning all handguns with the exception of antique and show weapons.
View the complete list of December 17 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 12, 17, and 1973 reveal that your Life Path number is 4. It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Paul Rodriguez, Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Mirwais Ahmadzaï, Kiernan Shipka, Kim Seul-gie, Erica Carlson, Benedikte Kruse, Heather North, Jan Hooks, Rob Lowe.
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), Ox is the mythical animal and Water is the Eastern element of a person born on December 17, 1973.
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 ‘Monday’ is pearl.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 17th December 1973 is Holly for precious moments.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on September 10, 1976. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +165. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on July 12, 1990. Your score is -140. 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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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 3,942,096,442. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was The Most Beautiful Girl by Charlie Rich as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (December 22, 1973). 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 Africa approximately on 1050. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, herbalist.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Ruthless character, carefully weighing your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 121,831,979 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1973. The estimated number of babies born on 17th December 1973 is 333,786. That’s equivalent to 232 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 Jennifer. This name was given to 62,451 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,846 times in the year 1973. Any chance you are Jennifer 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, 1973. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 351st day of 1973
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 51st Monday of 1973
- Next same calendar year: 2029
- Day of week this year: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2025: Wednesday
- Days until next birthday: 324 days
- Age on next birthday: 50 years old
- Days since birth: 17,938 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,979 days
- Years spent sleeping: 16.37 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 607
- Next full moon: February 5 at 18:30:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on August 25, 2005
- Age in dog years: 272 dog years old using a Weimaraner breed
- Life path number and meaning: 4 – It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
- 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: Ox
- Eastern zodiac element: Water
- Modern birthstone: Turquoise
- Mystical birthstone: Onyx (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Holly for precious moments
- Best compatible birthday: September 10, 1976 (+165)
- Worst compatible birthday: July 12, 1990 (-140)
- 1973 world population: 3,942,096,442
- Number one song: The Most Beautiful Girl by Charlie Rich (December 22, 1973)
- Babies born in 1973: 121,831,979
- Babies born in 1973 every day: 333,786
- Babies born in 1973 every minute: 232
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 62,451 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,846 babies
- Roman numerals: XVII.XII.MCMLXXIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 1, 1928 – Bob Monkhouse, English actor and screenwriter (d. 2003); February 7, 1948 – Jimmy Greenspoon, American singer-songwriter and keyboard player (Three Dog Night) (d. 2015); May 12, 1948 – Richard Riehle, American actor.
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