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May 17, 1987 was a Sunday and it was the 137th day of the year 1987. The next time you can reuse your old 1987 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.
The day of the week of your birthday this year is 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 114 days left before your next birthday. You will be 31 years old when that day comes. There have been 11,209 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 379 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 January 31 at 13:28:00 GMT – Wednesday.
If a dog named Rayme - a Boykin Spaniel breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 155 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 Rayme will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Rayme will age 4.5 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
- 1918A. C. Lyles
- 1942Taj Mahal
- 1956Bob Saget
- 1956Sugar Ray Leonard
- 1960Lou DiBella
- 1960Simon Fuller
- 1966Hill Harper
- 1970Angelica Agurbash
- 1991Daniel Curtis Lee
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for May 17.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 17.
- 1682Bartholomew Roberts, Welsh pirate (d. 1722)
- 1749Edward Jenner, English physician and microbiologist (d. 1823)
- 1940Alan Kay, American computer scientist and academic
- 1951Simon Hughes, English lawyer and politician
- 1962Lise Lyng Falkenberg, Danish journalist and author
- 1965Trent Reznor, American singer-songwriter and producer (Nine Inch Nails, How to Destroy Angels)
- 1983Nicky Hofs, Dutch footballer
- 1994Julie Anne San Jose, Filipino singer and actress (Sugarpop)
- 1996Ryan Ochoa, American actor
- 1998Mio Tomonaga, Japanese singer (HKT48 and AKB48)
View the complete list of famous birthdays for May 17.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1814The Constitution of Norway is signed and Crown Prince Christian Frederick of Denmark is elected King of Norway by the Norwegian Constituent Assembly.
- 1865The International Telegraph Union (later the International Telecommunication Union) is established in Paris.
- 1939The Columbia Lions and the Princeton Tigers play in the United States’ first televised sporting event, a collegiate baseball game in New York City.
- 1969Venera program: Soviet Venera 6 begins its descent into the atmosphere of Venus, sending back atmospheric data before being crushed by pressure.
- 1973Watergate scandal: Televised hearings begin in the United States Senate.
- 1974The Troubles: Thirty-three civilians are killed and 300 injured when the Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) detonates four car bombs in Dublin and Monaghan, Republic of Ireland. It is the deadliest attack of the Troubles and the deadliest terrorist attack in the Republic’s history. There are allegations that British state forces were involved.
- 1983The 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.
- 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.
- 2004The first legal same-sex marriages in the U.S. are performed in the state of Massachusetts.
- 2007Trains 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.
View the complete list of historical events for May 17.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 17 and 1987 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: Dave Aizer, Marilyn McCoo, Shelley Winters, Bill Hader, Andrew Keegan, Doug Ingle, Mark Jindrak, Jason Robards, Dominika Peczynski, Vincent Irizarry.
The zodiac sign of a person born on May 17 is Taurus ♉. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Rabbit is the mythical animal and Fire is the element of a person born on May 17, 1987.
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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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was With or Without You by U2 as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 23, 1987). 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 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?
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 11, 1942 – Clarence Clemons, American saxophonist and actor (d. 2011); February 8, 1969 – Mary McCormack, American actress and producer; October 15, 1987 – Chantal Strand, Canadian voice actress and singer.
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