Discover all the fun facts about your birthday!

May 17, 1942 Birthday Ninja

Your Birthday Gift: Click the free ninja poster above to save the high quality version. Everyday you visit this page a new design will be generated. Feel free to use it on your social media accounts or give it to someone who will appreciate knowing what their birthday means. It’s a simple gift to give. Bookmark this page for future reference or share this page.

May 17, 1942 Birthday Facts

Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 17th of May 1942 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 10 minutes. Enjoy!

What day was my birthday May 17, 1942?

Cool Info NinjaMay 17, 1942 was a Sunday and it was the 137th day of the year 1942. It was the 20th Sunday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1942 calendar will be in 2026. 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.

What day is May 17 this year?

The day of the week of your birthday this year is 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.

May 2023
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031   
May 2024
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031 
May 2025
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031

How many days until my next birthday?

There are 102 days left before your next birthday. You will be 81 years old when that day comes. There have been 29,483 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 9,828 days or 26.91 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 998 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 February 5 at 18:30:00 GMT – Sunday.

 Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 23, 1974.

How old are you in dog years?

If a dog named Mamaz - a Chesapeake Bay Retriever breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 380 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 Mamaz will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Mamaz will age 4.5 dog years for every human year.

Wanna share this info in social media? Make sure to take a screenshot first. Dog name and breed are randomly generated. Try reloading this page to see a new pet name and a different breed.

Love ninja Hey! How’s your lovelife today? Get a free love reading with the most frank answers. Start to seize love opportunities in your life! Try it today and improve your lovelife. Did I mention it’s F-R-E-E? (Sponsored link; 18+ only)

Which celebrity shares my birthday?

You might be happy to know that the following celebrities share your birthday. The list was randomly chosen and arranged in chronological order.

  • 1911
    Maureen O'Sullivan
  • 1935
    Dennis Potter
  • 1936
    Dennis Hopper
  • 1956
    Bob Saget
  • 1958
    Paul Di'Anno
  • 1961
    Enya
  • 1976
    Kandi Burruss
  • 1981
    Shiri Maimon
  • 1983
    DJ Yonny
  • 1984
    Passenger

View the complete list of May 17 celebrity birthdays.

Love ninja Hey! How’s your lovelife today? Just for fun! Try your love match score with anyone. Even officemates, schoolmates, or find out the score for your parents and relatives. Don’t limit yourself – you can also pair yourself with any celebrity. It’s a FREE report. Nothing to buy!

Who are the famous May 17 birthdays?

Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 17.

  • 1706
    Andreas Felix von Oefele, German historian and librarian (d. 1780)
  • 1868
    Horace Elgin Dodge, American businessman, co-founded Dodge (d. 1920)
  • 1873
    Dorothy Richardson, English author and journalist (d. 1957)
  • 1873
    Henri Barbusse, French author and journalist (d. 1935)
  • 1874
    George Sheldon, American diver (d. 1907)
  • 1882
    Karl Burman, Estonian architect and painter (d. 1965)
  • 1926
    Franz Sondheimer, German-English chemist and academic (d. 1981)
  • 1942
    Taj Mahal, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Rising Sons)
  • 1966
    Gilles Quénéhervé, French sprinter
  • 1970
    Jordan Knight, American singer-songwriter (New Kids on the Block)

View the complete list of May 17 famous birthdays.

Coffee Love Did you know that coffee and word games are an excellent combination to sharpen your vocabulary? Let’s give it a quick spin. Within 30 seconds, how many words can you think of from these letters HANZUI? Check your answers here: Unscramble words HANZUI. (Sponsored by WordFinder.Cafe)

What happened on my birthday – May 17th?

These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.

  • 1590
    Anne of Denmark is crowned Queen of Scotland.
  • 1673
    Louis Jolliet and Jacques Marquette begin exploring the Mississippi River.
  • 1792
    The New York Stock Exchange is formed under the Buttonwood Agreement.
  • 1808
    Napoleon I of France orders the annexation of the Papal States to the French Empire.
  • 1914
    The Protocol of Corfu is signed, recognising full autonomy to Northern Epirus under nominal Albanian sovereignty.
  • 1939
    The Columbia Lions and the Princeton Tigers play in the United States’ first televised sporting event, a collegiate baseball game in New York City.
  • 1983
    The U.S. Department of Energy declassifies documents showing world’s largest mercury pollution event in Oak Ridge, Tennessee (ultimately found to be 4.2 million pounds), in response to the Appalachian Observer’s Freedom of Information Act request.
  • 1984
    Prince Charles calls a proposed addition to the National Gallery, London, a “monstrous carbuncle on the face of a much-loved and elegant friend”, sparking controversies on the proper role of the Royal Family and the course of modern architecture.
  • 2007
    Trains from North and South Korea cross the 38th Parallel in a test-run agreed by both governments. This is the first time that trains have crossed the Demilitarized Zone since 1953.
  • 2013
    Two Metro-North commuter trains collide near Bridgeport, Connecticut injuring at least 72 people.

View the complete list of May 17 historical events.

Jump Birthday Party Item Curious about this Piña Colada? This is a party item you can activate and send to your friends when you play the free game Jump Birthday Party. It’s a fun and easy-to-play mobile game for all ages. Get free 1,000 gold coins when you download today!

What does my birthday May 17, 1942 mean?

Your birthday numbers 5, 17, and 1942 reveal that your Life Path number is 2. It represents balance, harmony and partnership. You have the soul of an artist. You are a fine companion and possess a good sense of humor. Friends seek you out for your calming and peaceful company.

The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Jonathon Prandi, John McEnery, Jon Hendricks, Bruce Dickinson, Henrietta Vinton Davis, Rhonda Vincent, Jesse McCartney, Meredith Henderson, Kevin McDonald, Jeanie MacPherson.

What is the birthday horoscope for May 17, 1942?

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), Horse is the mythical animal and Water is the Eastern element of a person born on May 17, 1942.

What is the birthstone for May 17?

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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.

 Fun fact: The birth flower for 17th May 1942 is Lily of the Valley for purity.

What is the Birthday Compatibility for May 17, 1942?

LoveMatch NinjaWhen it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on January 21, 1934. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +197. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on December 12, 1926. Your score is -184. 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!

May 17th Birthday Wish

Did someone send you this link? Here’s a birthday wish just for you! Don’t forget to thank the kind soul who sent you this ninja page.

Birthday Wish

TIP: Click the image above if you want to save the high quality version for posting to social media like Facebook, Twitter, or Pinterest. You can also get a new random wish if you want to (the page will reload).

What is a good birthday trivia for May 17?

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.

What were you in your past life?

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 Northern China approximately on 1700. Your profession was trainer, holder of the fine animals, birds, insects.

Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere — politics, business, religion, housekeeping. Could be a leader.

Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

Can you remember who you were?

What is the popular baby name on 17 May 1942?

In the United States, the most popular baby name is Mary. This name was given to 63,249 baby girls. For the boys it’s James. This name was recorded 77,173 times in the year 1942. Any chance you are Mary or James? (Source: ssa.gov)

News headline for Florida Man May 17

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 May 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.

Roman Numerals for May 17, 1942

Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:

XVII.V.MCMXLII

May 17, 1942 Birthday Facts Summary

Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 17, 1942. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.

  • Day index: 137th day of 1942
  • Day of week: Sunday
  • Day of week birthstone: Topaz
  • Week index: 20th Sunday of 1942
  • Next same calendar year: 2026
  • Day of week this year: Wednesday
  • Day of week next year: Friday
  • Day of week in 2025: Saturday
  • Days until next birthday: 102 days
  • Age on next birthday: 81 years old
  • Days since birth: 29,483 days
  • Days spent sleeping: 9,828 days
  • Years spent sleeping: 26.91 years
  • Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
  • Full moons since birth: 998
  • Next full moon: February 5 at 18:30:00 GMT – Sunday
  • First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 23, 1974
  • Age in dog years: 380 dog years old using a Chesapeake Bay Retriever breed
  • Life path number and meaning: 2 – It represents balance, harmony and partnership. You have the soul of an artist. You are a fine companion and possess a good sense of humor. Friends seek you out for your calming and peaceful company.
  • 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: Horse
  • Eastern zodiac element: Water
  • Modern birthstone: Emerald
  • Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
  • Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
  • Best compatible birthday: January 21, 1934 (+197)
  • Worst compatible birthday: December 12, 1926 (-184)
  • Popular girl’s name: Mary – 63,249 babies
  • Popular boy’s name: James – 77,173 babies
  • Roman numerals: XVII.V.MCMXLII

Share Cool InfoTry another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 26, 1956 – Jonathan Schmock, American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter; June 17, 1982 – Arthur Darvill, English actor and singer; October 14, 1991 – Shona McGarty, English actress.

Don’t forget to share the info with your friends, loved ones, or social media followers. Who knows, they might appreciate and thank you for it.

Word count: 1,998

Astrology Sample Megapack

Get All 16 Astrology Reports

Where should we send the free sample megapack?