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January 17, 1985 was a Thursday and it was the 17th day of the year 1985. It was the 3rd Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1985 calendar will be in 2030. 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 Friday. Next year it will be Sunday and two years from now it will be Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 194 days left before your next birthday. You will be 36 years old when that day comes. There have been 12,955 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 4,318 days or 11.82 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 439 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 August 3 at 16:00:00 GMT – Monday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 25, 2016.
If a dog named Shlomo - a Black Russian Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 203 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 Shlomo will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Shlomo 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.
- 1867Carl Laemmle
- 1939Maury Povich
- 1942Nancy Parsons
- 1943Geoffrey Deuel
- 1956Paul Young
- 1959Susanna Hoffs
- 1969Dave Lamb
- 1969Naveen Andrews
View the complete list of January 17 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jan 17.
- 1834August Weismann, German biologist, zoologist, and geneticist (d. 1914)
- 1879Burt McKinnie, American golfer (d. 1946)
- 1911Busher Jackson, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1966)
- 1969Dave Lamb, English actor, presenter, and comedian
- 1978Carolina “Pampita” Ardohaín, Argentinian model and actress
- 1981Scott Mechlowicz, American actor
- 1984Kelvin Fletcher, English actor and model
- 1988Héctor Moreno, Mexican footballer
- 1989Björn Dreyer, German footballer
- 1989Hollie-Jay Bowes, English singer-songwriter and actress
View the complete list of January 17 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 395Emperor Theodosius I dies in Mediolanum (Milan), the Roman Empire is re-divided into an eastern and a western half. The Eastern Roman Empire is centered in Constantinople under Arcadius, son of Theodosius, and the Western Roman Empire in Mediolanum under Honorius, his brother (aged 10).
- 1287King Alfonso III of Aragon invades Minorca.
- 1893Lorrin A. Thurston, along with the Citizens’ Committee of Public Safety led the Overthrow of the Kingdom of Hawaii and the government of Queen Liliuokalani.
- 1904Anton Chekhov’s The Cherry Orchard receives its premiere performance at the Moscow Art Theatre.
- 1912Captain Robert Falcon Scott reaches the South Pole, one month after Roald Amundsen.
- 1913Raymond Poincaré is elected President of France.
- 1945Swedish diplomat Raoul Wallenberg is taken into Soviet custody while in Hungary; he is never publicly seen again.
- 1969Black Panther Party members Bunchy Carter and John Huggins are killed during a meeting in Campbell Hall on the campus of UCLA.
- 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 1985 reveal that your Life Path number is 5. It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Sheldon Leonard, Ji-Tu Cumbuka, Constance Towers, Michael Haydn, Neil Crone, Franz Xaver Gerl, Alexander Beyer, Eric Peterson, Beetlejuice, Manoel de Oliveira.
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), Rat is the mythical animal and Wood is the Eastern element of a person born on January 17, 1985.
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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 17th January 1985 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on October 28, 1994. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +173. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on September 7, 1975. Your score is -183. 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 4,856,462,699. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Like a Virgin by Madonna as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 19, 1985). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a male ♂ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA South-East approximately on 1075. Your profession was monk, bee-keeper, lone gunman.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You’re always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking.
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 135,970,553 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1985. The estimated number of babies born on 17th January 1985 is 372,522. That’s equivalent to 259 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 Jessica. This name was given to 48,346 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 64,906 times in the year 1985. Any chance you are Jessica 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 January 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 January 17, 1985. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 17th day of 1985
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 3rd Thursday of 1985
- Next same calendar year: 2030
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2022: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 194 days
- Age on next birthday: 36 years old
- Days since birth: 12,955 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,318 days
- Years spent sleeping: 11.82 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 439
- Next full moon: August 3 at 16:00:00 GMT – Monday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 25, 2016
- Age in dog years: 203 dog years old using a Black Russian Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 5 – It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
- 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: Rat
- Eastern zodiac element: Wood
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- Best compatible birthday: October 28, 1994 (+173)
- Worst compatible birthday: September 7, 1975 (-183)
- 1985 world population: 4,856,462,699
- Number one song: Like a Virgin by Madonna (January 19, 1985)
- Babies born in 1985: 135,970,553
- Babies born in 1985 every day: 372,522
- Babies born in 1985 every minute: 259
- Popular girl’s name: Jessica – 48,346 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 64,906 babies
- Roman numerals: XVII.I.MCMLXXXV
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: May 13, 1949 – Zoë Wanamaker, American-English actress; April 1, 1931 – George Baker, Bulgarian-English actor and screenwriter (d. 2011); May 15, 1967 – Madhuri Dixit, Indian actress and singer.
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