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May 17, 1938 was a Tuesday and it was the 137th day of the year 1938. It was the 20th Tuesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1938 calendar will be in 2022. 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 Thursday. Next year it will be Friday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 158 days left before your next birthday. You will be 81 years old when that day comes. There have been 29,427 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 9,809 days or 26.86 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 996 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 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 23, 1970.
If a dog named Brink - a Bouvier des Flandres breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 415 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 Brink will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Brink will age 5-6 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.
- 1889Dorothy Gibson
- 1919Antonio Aguilar
- 1945Esin Engin
- 1948Dick Gaughan
- 1956Sugar Ray Leonard
- 1961Jamil Azzaoui
- 1963Taimo Toomast
- 1973Josh Homme
- 1982Kaye Abad
- 1985Derek Hough
View the complete list of May 17 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 17.
- 1868Horace Elgin Dodge, American businessman, co-founded Dodge (d. 1920)
- 1903Cool Papa Bell, American baseball player and manager (d. 1991)
- 1957Pascual Pérez, Dominican baseball player (d. 2012)
- 1958Paul Di'Anno, English singer-songwriter (Iron Maiden and Gogmagog)
- 1964David Eigenberg, American actor
- 1973Tamsier Joof, English actor, dancer, and choreographer
- 1978Paddy Kenny, English footballer
- 1982Kaye Abad, American-Filipino actress and singer
- 1987Aleandro Rosi, Italian footballer
- 1991Johanna Konta, Australian-English tennis player
View the complete list of May 17 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1521Edward Stafford, 3rd Duke of Buckingham, is executed for treason.
- 1536George Boleyn, 2nd Viscount Rochford and four other men are executed for treason.
- 1805Muhammad Ali becomes Wāli of Egypt.
- 1865The International Telegraph Union (later the International Telecommunication Union) is established in Paris.
- 1933Vidkun Quisling and Johan Bernhard Hjort form Nasjonal Samling — the national-socialist party of Norway.
- 1939The Columbia Lions and the Princeton Tigers play in the United States’ first televised sporting event, a collegiate baseball game in New York City.
- 1967Six-Day War: President Gamal Abdel Nasser of Egypt demands dismantling of the peace-keeping UN Emergency Force in Egypt.
- 1970Thor Heyerdahl sets sail from Morocco on the papyrus boat Ra II to sail the Atlantic Ocean.
- 1992Three days of popular protests against the government of Prime Minister of Thailand Suchinda Kraprayoon begin in Bangkok, leading to a military crackdown that results in 52 officially confirmed deaths, many disappearances, hundreds of injuries, and over 3,500 arrests.
- 1995Shawn Nelson steals a tank from a military installation and goes on a rampage in San Diego resulting in a 25-minute police chase. Nelson is killed by an officer after the tank got stuck on a concrete barrier and tried to break free.
View the complete list of May 17 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 17, and 1938 reveal that your Life Path number is 7. It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Sandra Dee, Norm Crosby, Lara Cox, Regina King, Rafe Spall, Jon Bernthal, Mark Andes, Helen Hanft, Richard Beymer, Kristen Bell.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on May 17 is Taurus ♉ (The Bull) – a fixed sign with Earth as Western element. The ruling planet is Venus – the planet of love and beauty. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Tiger is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on May 17, 1938.
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Emerald is the modern birthstone for the month of May while Sapphire is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Taurus is sapphire. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 17th May 1938 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on February 10, 1914. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +126. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 21, 1966. Your incompatibility score is -130. 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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Q: What do you call a person who shares the same birthday?
A: Birthday twins – easy!
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 1375. Your profession was preacher, publisher, scribbler of ancient inscriptions.
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?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Mary. This name was given to 56,214 baby girls. For the boys it’s Robert. This name was recorded 62,265 times in the year 1938. Any chance you are Mary or Robert? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 17, 1938. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 137th day of 1938
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 20th Tuesday of 1938
- Next same calendar year: 2022
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2020: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 158 days
- Age on next birthday: 81 years old
- Days since birth: 29,427 days
- Days spent sleeping: 9,809 days
- Years spent sleeping: 26.86 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 996
- Next full moon: December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 23, 1970
- Age in dog years: 415 dog years old using a Bouvier des Flandres breed
- Life path number and meaning: 7 – It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
- Western zodiac sign: Taurus ♉ (The Bull)
- Western zodiac element: Earth
- Western zodiac sign quality: Fixed
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Venus – the planet of love and beauty
- Western zodiac gemstone: Sapphire
- Eastern zodiac animal: Tiger
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- Best compatible birthday: February 10, 1914 (+126)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 21, 1966 (-130)
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 56,214 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Robert – 62,265 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 26, 1985 – Miki Fujimoto, Japanese singer and actress (Morning Musume, Dream Morning Musume, Gomattō, and GAM); February 21, 1952 – Jean-Jacques Burnel, English bass player, songwriter, and producer (The Stranglers); June 12, 1967 – Icíar Bollaín, Spanish actress, director, and screenwriter.
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