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July 17, 1979 was a Tuesday and it was the 198th day of the year 1979. It was the 29th Tuesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1979 calendar will be in 2029. 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 300 days left before your next birthday. You will be 41 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,676 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 4,892 days or 13.39 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 497 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 October 13 at 21:09:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on March 25, 2011.
If a dog named Wishbone - a Shih Tzu breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 180 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 Wishbone will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Wishbone 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.
- 1899James Cagney
- 1915Fred Ball
- 1944Catherine Schell
- 1948Ron Asheton
- 1956Robert Romanus
- 1957Fern Britton
- 1965Alex Winter
- 1975Konnie Huq
- 1977Lehmber Hussainpuri
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.
- 1889Erle Stanley Gardner, American lawyer and author (d. 1970)
- 1915Fred Ball, American actor and manager (d. 2007)
- 1946Alun Armstrong, English actor and singer
- 1947Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall
- 1954J. Michael Straczynski, American author, screenwriter, and producer
- 1965Santiago Segura, Spanish actor, director, producer, and screenwriter
- 1966Lou Barlow, American guitarist and songwriter (Deep Wound, Dinosaur Jr., Sebadoh, and The Folk Implosion)
- 1974Andrew Downton, Australian cricketer
- 1977Marc Savard, Canadian ice hockey player
- 2000Nico Liersch, German actor
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.
- 1429Hundred Years’ War: Charles VII of France is crowned the King of France in the Reims Cathedral after a successful campaign by Joan of Arc
- 1771Bloody Falls massacre: Chipewyan chief Matonabbee, traveling as the guide to Samuel Hearne on his Arctic overland journey, massacres a group of unsuspecting Inuit.
- 1896Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi, the Indian sage, at age 16, spontaneously initiates a process of self-enquiry that culminates within a few minutes in his own permanent awakening.
- 1938Douglas Corrigan takes off from Brooklyn to fly the “wrong way” to Ireland and becomes known as “Wrong Way” Corrigan.
- 1944Port Chicago disaster: Near the San Francisco Bay, two ships laden with ammunition for the war explode in Port Chicago, California, killing 320.
- 1948The South Korean constitution is proclaimed.
- 1955Disneyland is dedicated and opened by Walt Disney in Anaheim, California.
- 1981The opening of the Humber Bridge by Queen Elizabeth II in England.
- 1985Founding of the EUREKA Network by former head of states François Mitterrand (France) and Helmut Kohl (Germany).
- 2009Two suicide bombers detonate themselves at two separate hotels in Jakarta, Indonesia.
View the complete list of July 17 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 7, 17, and 1979 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: Alida Chelli, Kevin Cronin, Ben Kasica, Park Hyo-shin, Magaly Solier, Johanna ter Steege, May Britt, Mike Vogel, Jennifer Nicole Lee, Asi Cohen.
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), Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on July 17, 1979.
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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 17th July 1979 is Larkspur for haughtiness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on June 27, 1951. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +155. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on November 7, 1999. Your incompatibility score is -134. 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 4,379,013,942. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Bad Girls by Donna Summer as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (July 21, 1979). 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-West approximately on 1775. Your profession was philosopher, thinker.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Timid, constrained, quiet person. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your main task – to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 123,688,258 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1979. The estimated number of babies born on 17th July 1979 is 338,872. That’s equivalent to 235 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 Jennifer. This name was given to 56,718 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,733 times in the year 1979. Any chance you are Jennifer 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, 1979. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 198th day of 1979
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 29th Tuesday of 1979
- Next same calendar year: 2029
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2021: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 300 days
- Age on next birthday: 41 years old
- Days since birth: 14,676 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,892 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.39 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 497
- Next full moon: October 13 at 21:09:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on March 25, 2011
- Age in dog years: 180 dog years old using a Shih Tzu 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: Sheep
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Ruby
- Mystical birthstone: Ruby (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Larkspur for haughtiness
- Best compatible birthday: June 27, 1951 (+155)
- Worst compatible birthday: November 7, 1999 (-134)
- 1979 world population: 4,379,013,942
- Number one song: Bad Girls by Donna Summer (July 21, 1979)
- Babies born in 1979: 123,688,258
- Babies born in 1979 every day: 338,872
- Babies born in 1979 every minute: 235
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,718 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,733 babies
- Roman numerals: XVII.VII.MCMLXXIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: September 20, 1965 – Robert Rusler, American actor and producer; December 2, 1983 – Jana Kramer, American actress and singer; January 19, 1963 – Caron Wheeler, English singer-songwriter (Soul II Soul).
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