Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 31st of December 2017 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 9 minutes. Enjoy!
December 31, 2017 was a Sunday and it was the 365th day of the year 2017. It was the 53rd Sunday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 2017 calendar will be in 2023. 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 Monday. Next year it will be Tuesday and two years from now it will be Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 20 days left before your next birthday. You will be 1 year old when that day comes. There have been 345 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 115 days or 0.31 year. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 12 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 December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) will happen sometime on September 8, 2049.
If a dog named Begonia - a Affenpinscher breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 15 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 Begonia will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Begonia will age 4 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.
- 1924Taylor Mead
- 1941Sarah Miles
- 1943John Denver
- 1948Donna Summer
- 1951Terry Rhoads
- 1953Jane Badler
- 1959Paul Westerberg
- 1972Joey McIntyre
- 1984Paul Rodriguez
View the complete list of December 31 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Dec 31.
- 1864Robert Grant Aitken, American astronomer and academic (d. 1951)
- 1878Horacio Quiroga, Uruguayan-Argentinian author, poet, and playwright (d. 1937)
- 1880George Marshall, American general and politician, 50th United States Secretary of State, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1959)
- 1905Helen Dodson Prince, American astronomer (d. 2002)
- 1933Edward Bunker, American author, screenwriter, and actor (d. 2005)
- 1937Anthony Hopkins, Welsh-American actor, director, and composer
- 1962Heather McCartney, American-English potter
- 1965Gong Li, Chinese actress
- 1981Margaret Simpson, Ghanaian heptathlete
- 1982The Rocket Summer, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer
View the complete list of December 31 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1660James II of England is named Duke of Normandy by Louis XIV of France.
- 1857Queen Victoria chooses Ottawa, then a small logging town, as the capital of Canada.
- 1862American Civil War: Abraham Lincoln signs an act that admits West Virginia to the Union, thus dividing Virginia in two.
- 1906Mozaffar ad-Din Shah Qajar signs the Persian Constitution of 1906.
- 1923The chimes of Big Ben are broadcast on radio for the first time by the BBC.
- 1983The AT&T Bell System is broken up by the United States Government.
- 1992Czechoslovakia is peacefully dissolved in what is dubbed by media as the Velvet Divorce, resulting in the creation of the Czech Republic and Slovakia.
- 1998The European Exchange Rate Mechanism freezes the values of the legacy currencies in the Eurozone, and establishes the value of the euro currency.
- 1999First President of Russia, Boris Yeltsin, resigns from office, leaving Prime Minister Vladimir Putin as the acting President and successor.
- 1999The United States Government hands control of the Panama Canal (as well all the adjacent land to the canal known as the Panama Canal Zone) to Panama. This act complied with the signing of the 1977 Torrijos–Carter Treaties.
View the complete list of December 31 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 12, 31, and 2017 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: Melina Aslanidou, Bobby Driscoll, Edison Chen, Maizie Williams, June Allyson, Jennifer Batten, Juliet Prowse, Lætitia Sadier, Satoko Ishimine, Lee Norris.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on December 31 is Capricorn ♑ (The Sea-goat) – a cardinal sign with Earth as Western element. The ruling planet is Saturn – the planet of discipline. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Rooster is the mythical animal and Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on December 31, 2017.
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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 Capricorn is ruby. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 31st December 2017 is Holly for precious moments.
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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.
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 Newfoundland approximately on 1050. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, herbalist.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson – to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!
Can you remember who you were?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Emma. This name was given to 19,738 baby girls. For the boys it’s Liam. This name was recorded 18,728 times in the year 2017. Any chance you are Emma or Liam? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about December 31, 2017. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 365th day of 2017
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 53rd Sunday of 2017
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2020: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 20 days
- Age on next birthday: 1 year old
- Days since birth: 345 days
- Days spent sleeping: 115 days
- Years spent sleeping: 0.31 year
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 12
- Next full moon: December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 8, 2049
- Age in dog years: 15 dog years old using a Affenpinscher 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: Capricorn ♑ (The Sea-goat)
- Western zodiac element: Earth
- Western zodiac sign quality: Cardinal
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Saturn – the planet of discipline
- Western zodiac gemstone: Ruby
- Eastern zodiac animal: Rooster
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Turquoise
- Mystical birthstone: Onyx (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Holly for precious moments
- Popular girl’s name: Emma – 19,738 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Liam – 18,728 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 23, 1989 – Lianne La Havas, English singer-songwriter and guitarist; May 17, 1919 – Antonio Aguilar, Mexican singer-songwriter, producer, actor, and screenwriter (d. 2007); March 17, 1990 – Hozier, Irish singer-songwriter and guitarist.
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