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January 17, 1998 was a Saturday and it was the 17th day of the year 1998. The next time you can reuse your old 1998 calendar will be in 2026. 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 Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday 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 56 days left before your next birthday. You will be 20 years old when that day comes. There have been 7,249 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 245 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 3 at 15:49:00 GMT – Sunday.
If a dog named Gordito De Oliveira - a Pekingese breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 96 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 Gordito De Oliveira will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Gordito De Oliveira 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.
- 1867Carl Laemmle
- 1922Betty White
- 1925Patricia Owens
- 1926Moira Shearer
- 1948Jim Ladd
- 1962Jim Carrey
- 1966Stephin Merritt
- 1971Youki Kudoh
- 1972Benno Fürmann
- 1997Jack Vidgen
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for January 17.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jan 17.
- 1612Thomas Fairfax, English general and politician (d. 1671)
- 1831Archduchess Elisabeth Franziska of Austria (d. 1903)
- 1867Sir Alfred Rawlinson, 3rd Baronet, English colonel, pilot, and polo player (d. 1934)
- 1875Florencio Sánchez, Uruguayan journalist and playwright (d. 1910)
- 1914Anacleto Angelini, Italian-Chilean businessman (d. 2007)
- 1920Corsica Joe, French-American wrestler (d. 2010)
- 1934Zlatko Papec, Croatian footballer and manager (d. 2013)
- 1938Percy Qoboza, South African journalist and author (d. 1988)
- 1969Naveen Andrews, English actor
- 1980Maksim Chmerkovskiy, Ukrainian-American dancer and choreographer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for January 17.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 38 BCOctavian divorces his wife Scribonia and marries Livia Drusilla, ending the fragile peace between the Second Triumvirate and Sextus Pompey.
- 1595Henry IV of France declares war on Spain.
- 1608Emperor Susenyos I of Ethiopia surprises an Oromo army at Ebenat; his army reportedly kills 12,000 Oromo at the cost of 400 of his men.
- 1773Captain James Cook and his crew become the first Europeans to sail below the Antarctic Circle.
- 1811Mexican War of Independence: In the Battle of Calderón Bridge, a heavily outnumbered Spanish force of 6,000 troops defeats nearly 100,000 Mexican revolutionaries.
- 1885A British force defeats a large Dervish army at the Battle of Abu Klea in the Sudan.
- 1917The United States pays Denmark 25 million for the Virgin Islands.
- 1949The Goldbergs, the first sitcom on American television, airs for the first time.
- 1983The tallest department store in the world, Hudson’s flagship store in downtown Detroit, closes due to high cost of operating.
- 2002Mount Nyiragongo erupts in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, displacing an estimated 400,000 people.
View the complete list of historical events for January 17.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 17 and 1998 reveal that your Life Path number is 9. It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Carl Ballantine, John Stewart, Patrice Munsel, Ariel Camacho, Beverley Knight, Rubén Blades, Dave Malone, Sofía Zámolo, Rowan Atkinson, Joanna Douglas.
The zodiac sign of a person born on January 17 is Capricorn ♑. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Ox is the mythical animal and Fire is the element of a person born on January 17, 1998.
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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 ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Truly Madly Deeply by Savage Garden as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 17, 1998). 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 Turkey approximately on 575. Your profession was librarian, priest, keeper of tribal relics.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.
Can you remember who you were?
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: November 14, 1973 – Dana Snyder, American comedian, actor, and producer; October 15, 1946 – John Getz, American actor; November 18, 1920 – Robert Fryer, American playwright and producer (d. 2000).
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