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July 17, 1980 was a Thursday and it was the 199th day of the year 1980. The next time you can reuse your old 1980 calendar will be in 2036. 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 Monday. Next year it will be Tuesday and two years from now it will be Wednesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 301 days left before your next birthday. You will be 38 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,578 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 460 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 5 at 18:41:00 GMT – Thursday.
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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.
- 1917Bijon Bhattacharya
- 1918Red Sovine
- 1921George Barnes
- 1946Alun Armstrong
- 1963Regina Belle
- 1965Craig Morgan
- 1968Bitty Schram
- 1978Panda Bear
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for July 17.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jul 17.
- 1774John Wilbur, American minister and theologian (d. 1856)
- 1870Charles Davidson Dunbar, Scottish soldier and bagpipe player (d. 1939)
- 1917Kenan Evren, Turkish general and politician, 7th President of Turkey (d. 2015)
- 1918Red Sovine, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1980)
- 1952David Hasselhoff, American actor, singer, and producer
- 1963Matti Nykänen, Finnish ski jumper and singer
- 1963Regina Belle, American singer-songwriter, producer, and actress
- 1973Liam Kyle Sullivan, American comedian and actor
- 1974Andrew Downton, Australian cricketer
- 1977Lehmber Hussainpuri, Indian singer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for July 17.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1402Zhu Di, better known by his era name as the Yongle Emperor, assumes the throne over the Ming dynasty of China.
- 1453Battle of Castillon: The last battle of Hundred Years’ War, the French under Jean Bureau defeat the English under the Earl of Shrewsbury, who is killed in the battle in Gascony.
- 1791Members of the French National Guard under the command of General Lafayette open fire on a crowd of radical Jacobins at the Champ de Mars, Paris, during the French Revolution, killing as many as 50 people.
- 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.
- 1918The RMS Carpathia, the ship that rescued the 705 survivors from the RMS Titanic, is sunk off Ireland by the German SMU U-55; five lives are lost.
- 1938Douglas Corrigan takes off from Brooklyn to fly the “wrong way” to Ireland and becomes known as “Wrong Way” Corrigan.
- 1945World War II: The main three leaders of the Allied nations, Winston Churchill, Harry S. Truman and Joseph Stalin, meet in the German city of Potsdam to decide the future of a defeated Germany.
- 1976The opening of the Summer Olympics in Montreal is marred by 25 African teams boycotting the New Zealand team.
- 1981A structural failure leads to the collapse of a walkway at the Hyatt Regency in Kansas City, Missouri killing 114 people and injuring more than 200.
- 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 historical events for July 17.
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Your birthday numbers 7, 17 and 1980 reveal that your Life Path number is 6. It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Alex Proyas, Sandy Dennis, Kathleen Beller, Martine McCutcheon, Assi Rahbani, Ni Ni, Mikky Ekko, Matt Littler, Alannah Currie, Waheed Murad.
The zodiac sign of a person born on July 17 is Cancer ♋. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Monkey is the mythical animal and Metal is the element of a person born on July 17, 1980.
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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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was It’s Still Rock and Roll to Me by Billy Joel as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (July 19, 1980). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 1, 1923 – Val Bettin, American actor; April 20, 1947 – Björn Skifs, Swedish singer-songwriter, actor, and screenwriter (Blue Swede and Slam Creepers); January 18, 1969 – Dave Bautista, American wrestler, mixed martial artist, and actor.
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