Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 23rd of May 1917 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!
May 23, 1917 was a Wednesday and it was the 143rd day of the year 1917. It was the 21st Wednesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1917 calendar will be in 2029. 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 Saturday 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 164 days left before your next birthday. You will be 103 years old when that day comes. There have been 37,457 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 12,486 days or 34.18 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 1,268 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 12 at 05:14:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 29, 1949.
If a dog named Chocko - a Border Collie breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 479 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 Chocko will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Chocko 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.
- 1910Scatman Crothers
- 1912Betty Astell
- 1920Helen O'Connell
- 1928Jeannie Carson
- 1947Ann Hui
- 1955Luka Bloom
- 1965Melissa McBride
- 1973Livia Millhagen
- 1974Mónica Naranjo
- 1991Lena Meyer-Landrut
View the complete list of May 23 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 23.
- 1864William O'Connor, American fencer (d. 1939)
- 1871Saint George Ashe, Maltese-English rower (d. 1922)
- 1942Kovelamudi Raghavendra Rao, Indian director, screenwriter, and choreographer
- 1942Zalman King, American director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 2012)
- 1943Alan Walden, American businessman and manager, co-founded Capricorn Records
- 1955Luka Bloom, Irish singer-songwriter and guitarist
- 1956Albert Voorn, Dutch horse rider
- 1982Tristan Prettyman, American singer-songwriter and guitarist
- 1988Danny de Jong, Dutch actor
- 1991Lena Meyer-Landrut, German singer-songwriter
View the complete list of May 23 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 844Battle of Clavijo: The Apostle Saint James the Greater is said to have miraculously appeared to a force of outnumbered Asturians and aided them against the forces of the Emir of Cordoba.
- 1568Dutch rebels led by Louis of Nassau, defeat Jean de Ligne, Duke of Arenberg, and his loyalist troops in the Battle of Heiligerlee, opening the Eighty Years’ War.
- 1701After being convicted of piracy and of murdering William Moore, Captain William Kidd is hanged in London, England.
- 1706Battle of Ramillies: John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough, defeats a French army under Marshal François de Neufville, duc de Villeroy.
- 1900American Civil War: Sergeant William Harvey Carney is awarded the Medal of Honor for his heroism in the Assault on the Battery Wagner in 1863.
- 1915World War I: Italy joins the Allies after they declare war on Austria-Hungary.
- 1939The U.S. Navy submarine USS Squalus sinks off the coast of New Hampshire during a test dive, causing the death of 24 sailors and two civilian technicians. The remaining 32 sailors and one civilian naval architect are rescued the following day.
- 1945World War II: Heinrich Himmler, the head of the Schutzstaffel, commits suicide while in Allied custody.
- 1998The Good Friday Agreement is accepted in a referendum in Northern Ireland with 75% voting yes.
- 2002The “55 parties” clause of the Kyoto Protocol is reached after its ratification by Iceland.
View the complete list of May 23 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 23, and 1917 reveal that your Life Path number is 1. It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Adam Rodríguez, Alexandra Paul, Christa Rigozzi, Maho Nonami, Ronald Magill, Miriam Karlin, Rey Valera, Dolores Wilson, Bryan Termulo, Lita Grey.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on May 23 is Gemini ♊ (The Twins) – a mutable sign with Air as Western element. The ruling planet is Mercury – the planet of communication. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Snake is the mythical animal and Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on May 23, 1917.
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 Gemini is agate. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 23rd May 1917 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on September 16, 1907. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +129. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on August 15, 1928. Your score is -121. 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 Bulgaria approximately on 1575. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, geologist.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Inquisitive, inventive, liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.
Can you remember who you were?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Mary. This name was given to 64,281 baby girls. For the boys it’s John. This name was recorded 51,853 times in the year 1917. Any chance you are Mary or John? (Source: ssa.gov)
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Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 23, 1917. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 143rd day of 1917
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 21st Wednesday of 1917
- Next same calendar year: 2029
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2021: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 164 days
- Age on next birthday: 103 years old
- Days since birth: 37,457 days
- Days spent sleeping: 12,486 days
- Years spent sleeping: 34.18 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 1,268
- Next full moon: December 12 at 05:14:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 29, 1949
- Age in dog years: 479 dog years old using a Border Collie breed
- Life path number and meaning: 1 – It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
- Western zodiac sign: Gemini ♊ (The Twins)
- Western zodiac element: Air
- Western zodiac sign quality: Mutable
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Mercury – the planet of communication
- Western zodiac gemstone: Agate
- Eastern zodiac animal: Snake
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- Best compatible birthday: September 16, 1907 (+129)
- Worst compatible birthday: August 15, 1928 (-121)
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 64,281 babies
- Popular boy’s name: John – 51,853 babies
- Roman numerals: XXIII.V.MCMXVII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 5, 1951 – Jagathy Sreekumar, Indian actor and screenwriter; August 20, 1973 – Donn Swaby, American actor and screenwriter; November 17, 1983 – Harry Lloyd, English actor.
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