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July 17, 1961 was a Monday and it was the 198th day of the year 1961. It was the 29th Monday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1961 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 was Wednesday. Next year it will be Friday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 220 days left before your next birthday. You will be 59 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,330 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 7,110 days or 19.47 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 722 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 12 at 05:14:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on March 25, 1993.
If a dog named Rhee - a Kooikerhondje breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 281 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 Rhee will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Rhee 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.
- 1899James Cagney
- 1933Keiko Awaji
- 1948Ron Asheton
- 1950Damon Harris
- 1950Phoebe Snow
- 1955Sylvie Léonard
- 1960Robin Shou
- 1968Andre Royo
- 1993Ai Okawa
- 2000Nico Liersch
View the complete list of July 17 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jul 17.
- 1911Lionel Ferbos, American trumpet player (d. 2014)
- 1915Fred Ball, American actor and manager (d. 2007)
- 1935Peter Schickele, American composer and educator
- 1957Bruce Crump, American drummer and songwriter (Molly Hatchet and Gator Country) (d. 2015)
- 1963Regina Belle, American singer-songwriter, producer, and actress
- 1969F. Gary Gray, American actor and director
- 1971Nico Mattan, Belgian cyclist
- 1972Elizabeth Cook, American singer and guitarist
- 1972Eric Williams, American basketball player
- 1975Carey Hart, American motorcycle racer
View the complete list of July 17 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1717King George I of Great Britain sails down the River Thames with a barge of 50 musicians, where George Frideric Handel’s Water Music is premiered.
- 1867Harvard School of Dental Medicine is established in Boston, Massachusetts. It is the first dental school in the U.S. that is affiliated with a university.
- 1948The South Korean constitution is proclaimed.
- 1976East Timor is annexed, and becomes the 27th province of Indonesia.
- 1979Nicaraguan dictator General Anastasio Somoza Debayle resigns and flees to Miami, Florida.
- 1985Founding of the EUREKA Network by former head of states François Mitterrand (France) and Helmut Kohl (Germany).
- 1996TWA Flight 800: Off the coast of Long Island, New York, a Paris-bound TWA Boeing 747 explodes, killing all 230 on board.
- 1996The Community of Portuguese Language Countries is founded.
- 1998Papua New Guinea earthquake: A tsunami triggered by an undersea earthquake destroys ten villages in Papua New Guinea killing an estimated 3,183, leaving 2,000 more unaccounted for and thousands more homeless.
- 2014A French regional train on the Pau-Bayonne line crashes into a high-speed train near the town of Denguin, resulting in at least 25 injuries.
View the complete list of July 17 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 7, 17, and 1961 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: Hidekazu Ichinose, Fred Travalena, Mark Lester, Brad Kavanagh, Michael Redgrave, Sthefany Brito, Yury Chernavsky, Angelina Jolie, Kaitlyn, Leontine Sagan.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on July 17 is Cancer ♋ (The Crab) – a cardinal sign with Water as Western element. The ruling planet is Moon – the celestial body of moods and emotions. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Ox is the mythical animal and Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on July 17, 1961.
Ruby is the modern birthstone for the month of July while Ruby is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Cancer is emerald. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Monday’ is pearl.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 17th July 1961 is Larkspur for haughtiness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on October 28, 1988. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +141. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 26, 1954. Your score is -163. 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 3,083,966,929. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Tossin’ and Turnin’ by Bobby Lewis as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (July 17, 1961). 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 Philippines approximately on 1850. 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 109,557,830 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1961. The estimated number of babies born on 17th July 1961 is 300,158. That’s equivalent to 208 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 47,676 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 86,922 times in the year 1961. Any chance you are Mary 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 July 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 July 17, 1961. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 198th day of 1961
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 29th Monday of 1961
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2021: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 220 days
- Age on next birthday: 59 years old
- Days since birth: 21,330 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,110 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.47 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 722
- Next full moon: December 12 at 05:14:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on March 25, 1993
- Age in dog years: 281 dog years old using a Kooikerhondje 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: Cancer ♋ (The Crab)
- Western zodiac element: Water
- Western zodiac sign quality: Cardinal
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Moon – the celestial body of moods and emotions
- Western zodiac gemstone: Emerald
- Eastern zodiac animal: Ox
- Eastern zodiac element: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Ruby
- Mystical birthstone: Ruby (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Larkspur for haughtiness
- Best compatible birthday: October 28, 1988 (+141)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 26, 1954 (-163)
- 1961 world population: 3,083,966,929
- Number one song: Tossin’ and Turnin’ by Bobby Lewis (July 17, 1961)
- Babies born in 1961: 109,557,830
- Babies born in 1961 every day: 300,158
- Babies born in 1961 every minute: 208
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 47,676 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 86,922 babies
- Roman numerals: XVII.VII.MCMLXI
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: July 5, 1982 – Tuba Büyüküstün, Turkish actress; December 16, 1988 – Anna Popplewell, English actress; April 20, 1947 – David Leland, English actor, director, and screenwriter.
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