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October 17, 1917 was a Wednesday and it was the 290th day of the year 1917. The next time you can reuse your old 1917 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 was Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 309 days left before your next birthday. You will be 101 years old when that day comes. There have been 36,581 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 1,239 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 2 at 02:26:00 GMT – Tuesday.
If a dog named Boothbay - a Golden Retriever breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 470 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 Boothbay will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Boothbay 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.
- 1926Beverly Garland
- 1936Sathima Bea Benjamin
- 1947Simi Garewal
- 1948Margot Kidder
- 1959Russell Gilbert
- 1963Norm Macdonald
- 1974John Rocker
- 1974Matthew Macfadyen
- 1977Alimi Ballard
- 1979Koichiro Nishi
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for October 17.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 17.
- 1577Dmitry Pozharsky, Russian prince (d. 1642)
- 1582Johann Gerhard, German theologian and academic (d. 1637)
- 1931Ernst Hinterberger, Austrian author and playwright (d. 2012)
- 1936Sathima Bea Benjamin, South African singer-songwriter (d. 2013)
- 1946Adam Michnik, Polish journalist and historian
- 1951Annie Borckink, Dutch speed skater
- 1968David Robertson, Scottish footballer and manager
- 1972Joe McEwing, American baseball player, coach, and manager
- 1978Jerry Flannery, Irish rugby player and coach
- 1990Saki Kumagai, Japanese footballer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for October 17.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1091London tornado of 1091: A tornado thought to be of strength T8/F4 strikes the heart of London.
- 1558Poczta Polska, the Polish postal service, is founded.
- 1777American Revolutionary War: British General John Burgoyne surrenders his army at Saratoga, New York.
- 1888Thomas Edison files a patent for the Optical Phonograph (the first movie).
- 1940The body of Communist propagandist Willi Münzenberg found in South France, starting a never-resolved mystery.
- 1943The Holocaust: Sobibór extermination camp is closed.
- 1961Scores of Algerian protesters (some claim up to 400) are massacred by the Paris police at the instigation of former Nazi collaborator Maurice Papon, then chief of the Prefecture of Police.
- 1973OPEC imposes an oil embargo against a number of Western countries, considered to have helped Israel in its war against Egypt and Syria.
- 1989Peaceful Revolution: The East German Politburo votes to remove Erich Honecker from his role as General Secretary of the Socialist Unity Party of Germany.
- 2001Israeli tourism minister Rehavam Ze'evi becomes the first Israeli minister to be assassinated in a terrorist attack.
View the complete list of historical events for October 17.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 17 and 1917 reveal that your Life Path number is 9. It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Richard Kirk, Danniella Westbrook, Carlos Lacámara, Andrew Calhoun, John Gallagher, Jr., Paul Scofield, Ken Burns, Yohana Cobo, Coleen Nolan, Memphis Bleek.
The zodiac sign of a person born on October 17 is Libra ♎. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Snake is the mythical animal and Fire is the element of a person born on October 17, 1917.
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Opal is the modern birthstone for the month of October while Jasper is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Libra is chrysolite. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a female ♀ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA South-Central approximately on 650. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, executor of sacrifices.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition – is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.
Can you remember who you were?
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