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June 17, 1979 was a Sunday and it was the 168th day of the year 1979. The next time you can reuse your old 1979 calendar will be in 2018. 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 is Saturday. 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 21 days left before your next birthday. You will be 38 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,859 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 469 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 June 9 at 13:11:00 GMT – Friday.
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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.
- 1915David "Stringbean" Akeman
- 1916Terry Gilkyson
- 1947Gregg Rolie
- 1951Joe Piscopo
- 1957Phil Chevron
- 1962Michael Monroe
- 1971Paulina Rubio
- 1973Leander Paes
- 1983Jamal Mixon
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for June 17.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jun 17.
- 1714César-François Cassini de Thury, French astronomer and cartographer (d. 1784)
- 1800William Parsons, 3rd Earl of Rosse, English-Irish astronomer and politician (d. 1867)
- 1839Arthur Tooth, English priest (d. 1931)
- 1882Adolphus Frederick VI, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (d. 1918)
- 1915Karl Targownik, Hungarian-American psychiatrist (d. 1996)
- 1958Bobby Farrelly, American director, producer, and screenwriter
- 1970Jason Hanson, American football player
- 1970Sasha Sokol, Mexican singer-songwriter and actress
- 1982Alex Rodrigo Dias da Costa, Brazilian footballer
- 1986Helen Glover, English rower
View the complete list of famous birthdays for June 17.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1462Vlad III the Impaler attempts to assassinate Mehmed II (The Night Attack) forcing him to retreat from Wallachia.
- 1789In France, the Third Estate declares itself the National Assembly.
- 1861American Civil War: Battle of Vienna, Virginia.
- 1876American Indian Wars: Battle of the Rosebud: One thousand five hundred Sioux and Cheyenne led by Crazy Horse beat back General George Crook’s forces at Rosebud Creek in Montana Territory.
- 1900Boxer Rebellion: Allied Western and Japanese forces capture the Taku Forts in Tianjin, China.
- 1922Portuguese naval aviators Gago Coutinho and Sacadura Cabral complete the first aerial crossing of the South Atlantic.
- 1953East Germany Workers Uprising: In East Germany, the Soviet Union orders a division of troops into East Berlin to quell a rebellion.
- 1958The Ironworkers Memorial Second Narrows Crossing, in the process of being built to connect Vancouver and North Vancouver (Canada), collapses into the Burrard Inlet killing many of the ironworkers and injuring others.
- 1991Apartheid: The South African Parliament repeals the Population Registration Act which required racial classification of all South Africans at birth.
- 1992A “joint understanding” agreement on arms reduction is signed by U.S. President George Bush and Russian President Boris Yeltsin (this would be later codified in START II).
View the complete list of historical events for June 17.
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Your birthday numbers 6, 17 and 1979 reveal that your Life Path number is 22. It is a master number that represents practical idealism and material mastery. You were born under the most powerful and potentially the most successful of all Life Path numbers.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Telangana Shakuntala, Keren Peles, Charles Tyner, Thierry Hazard, Jane Wyatt, Rachel Specter, Millicent Martin, Perrey Reeves, Ryo Kimura, Sean Hayes.
The zodiac sign of a person born on June 17 is Gemini ♊. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on June 17, 1979.
Pearl is the modern birthstone for the month of June while Moonstone is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Gemini is agate. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Hot Stuff by Donna Summer as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (June 23, 1979). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 20, 1945 – Eric Stewart, English singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer; June 27, 1984 – Rocío Guirao Díaz, Argentinian model and actress; November 7, 1967 – Sharleen Spiteri, Scottish singer-songwriter and actress (Texas).
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