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January 17, 1960 was a Sunday and it was the 17th day of the year 1960. It was the 3rd Sunday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1960 calendar will be in 2044. 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 was Thursday. Next year it will be Friday 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 363 days left before your next birthday. You will be 60 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,552 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 7,184 days or 19.67 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 729 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 January 21 at 05:17:00 GMT – Monday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 25, 1991.
If a dog named Maska - a Norwegian Elkhound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 285 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 Maska will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Maska will age 4.5 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.
- 1733Thomas Linley the elder
- 1926Moira Shearer
- 1927Eartha Kitt
- 1943Chris Montez
- 1943Geoffrey Deuel
- 1953Carlos Johnson
- 1956Jonathan Linsley
- 1964Michelle Fairley
- 1974Vesko Kountchev
- 1978Carolina "Pampita" Ardohaín
View the complete list of January 17 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jan 17.
- 1706Benjamin Franklin, American publisher and politician, 6th President of Pennsylvania (d. 1790)
- 1928Vidal Sassoon, English-American hairdresser and businessman (d. 2012)
- 1934Zlatko Papec, Croatian footballer and manager (d. 2013)
- 1949Andy Kaufman, American actor and comedian (d. 1984)
- 1962Jim Carrey, Canadian-American actor and producer
- 1967Richard Hawley, English singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (Pulp and Longpigs)
- 1968Ilja Leonard Pfeijffer, Dutch author, poet, and scholar
- 1971Lil Jon, American rapper
- 1989Taylor Jordan, American baseball player
- 1990Santiago Tréllez, Colombian footballer
View the complete list of January 17 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1524Giovanni da Verrazzano sets sail westward from Madeira to find a sea route to the Pacific Ocean.
- 1799Maltese patriot Dun Mikiel Xerri, along with a number of other patriots, is executed.
- 1852The United Kingdom recognizes the independence of the Boer colonies of the Transvaal.
- 1950The Great Brink’s Robbery: Eleven thieves steal more than 2 million from an armored car company’s offices in Boston.
- 1966Palomares incident: A B-52 bomber collides with a KC-135 Stratotanker over Spain, killing seven airmen, and dropping three 70-kiloton nuclear bombs near the town of Palomares and another one into the sea.
- 1969Black Panther Party members Bunchy Carter and John Huggins are killed during a meeting in Campbell Hall on the campus of UCLA.
- 1991Gulf War: Operation Desert Storm begins early in the morning. Iraq fires eight Scud missiles into Israel in an unsuccessful bid to provoke Israeli retaliation.
- 1995The Great Hanshin earthquake: A magnitude 7.3 earthquake occurs near Kobe, Japan, causing extensive property damage and killing 6,434 people.
- 1997Cape Canaveral Air Force Station: A Delta 2 carrying a GPS2R satellite explodes 13 seconds after launch, dropping 250 tons of burning rocket remains around the launch pad.
- 2007The Doomsday Clock is set to five minutes to midnight in response to North Korea nuclear testing.
View the complete list of January 17 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 17, and 1960 reveal that your Life Path number is 7. It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Gilby Clarke, Holly Weston, Penelope Ann Miller, Flora Robson, Max Mutchnick, Dane Witherspoon, Ahmed Zaki, Emilio Estefan, Dennis Dugan, Lalah Hathaway.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on January 17 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), Pig is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on January 17, 1960.
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Garnet is the modern birthstone for the month of January while Emerald 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 17th January 1960 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 21, 1979. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +118. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on March 5, 1946. Your incompatibility score is -129. 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 3,043,001,508. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Running Bear by Johnny Preston as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 18, 1960). 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 1725. 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?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 107,537,497 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1960. The estimated number of babies born on 17th January 1960 is 293,818. That’s equivalent to 204 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 51,474 baby girls. For the boys it’s David. This name was recorded 85,928 times in the year 1960. Any chance you are Mary or David? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about January 17, 1960. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 17th day of 1960
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 3rd Sunday of 1960
- Next same calendar year: 2044
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2021: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 363 days
- Age on next birthday: 60 years old
- Days since birth: 21,552 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,184 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.67 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 729
- Next full moon: January 21 at 05:17:00 GMT – Monday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 25, 1991
- Age in dog years: 285 dog years old using a Norwegian Elkhound breed
- Life path number and meaning: 7 – It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
- 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: Pig
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- Best compatible birthday: November 21, 1979 (+118)
- Worst compatible birthday: March 5, 1946 (-129)
- 1960 world population: 3,043,001,508
- Number one song: Running Bear by Johnny Preston (January 18, 1960)
- Babies born in 1960: 107,537,497
- Babies born in 1960 every day: 293,818
- Babies born in 1960 every minute: 204
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 51,474 babies
- Popular boy’s name: David – 85,928 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 8, 1972 – Hiroshi Tsuchida, Japanese voice actor and actor; May 30, 1993 – Sota Fukushi, Japanese actor; December 22, 1992 – Shiori Kutsuna, Japanese-Australian actress and idol.
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