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October 17, 1940 was a Thursday and it was the 291st day of the year 1940. The next time you can reuse your old 1940 calendar will be in 2024. 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 307 days left before your next birthday. You will be 78 years old when that day comes. There have been 28,182 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 954 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 Zephyre - a Dogue de Bordeaux breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 402 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 Zephyre will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Zephyre 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.
- 1946Cameron Mackintosh
- 1947Simi Garewal
- 1951Shari Ulrich
- 1957Vincent Van Patten
- 1962Mike Judge
- 1974Matthew Macfadyen
- 1977Bryan Bertino
- 1978Erin Karpluk
- 1983Riki Miura
- 1988Yuko Oshima
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.
- 1719Jacques Cazotte, French author and academic (d. 1792)
- 1925Harry Carpenter, English sportscaster (d. 2010)
- 1954Carlos Buhler, American mountaineer
- 1959Mark Peel, Australian historian and academic
- 1963Sergio Goycochea, Argentinian footballer and journalist
- 1966Danny Ferry, American basketball player and manager
- 1975Despina Olympiou, Greek-Cypriot singer
- 1977Bryan Bertino, American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter
- 1989Oleksandr Isakov, Ukrainian swimmer
- 1989Tokio Emoto, Japanese actor
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.
- 456Battle of Placentia: Ricimer, supported by Majorian (comes domesticorum), defeats the Roman usurper Avitus near Piacenza (Northern Italy) .
- 1610French king Louis XIII is crowned in Reims Cathedral.
- 1907Guglielmo Marconi’s company begins the first commercial transatlantic wireless service between Glace Bay, Nova Scotia, Canada and Clifden, Ireland.
- 1912Bulgaria, Greece and Serbia declare war on the Ottoman Empire, joining Montenegro in the First Balkan War.
- 1941World War II: a German submarine attacks an American ship for the first time in the war.
- 1966Botswana and Lesotho join the United Nations.
- 1977German Autumn: Four days after it is hijacked, Lufthansa Flight 181 lands in Mogadishu, Somalia, where a team of German GSG 9 commandos later rescues all remaining hostages on board.
- 1979The Department of Education Organization Act is signed into law creating the US Department of Education and US Department of Health and Human Services.
- 1980As part of the Holy See–United Kingdom relations a British monarch makes the first state visit to the Vatican
- 19891989 Loma Prieta earthquake (7.1 on the Richter scale) hits the San Francisco Bay Area and causes 57 deaths directly (and 6 indirectly).
View the complete list of historical events for October 17.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 17 and 1940 reveal that your Life Path number is 5. It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Albert Hall, Jorge Drexler, Go Ara, Percy Sledge, Joyce Jonathan, Ahron Villena, Katharine Houghton, Damo Suzuki, Ebru Yaşar, Estelle Parsons.
The zodiac sign of a person born on October 17 is Libra ♎. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Dragon is the mythical animal and Metal is the element of a person born on October 17, 1940.
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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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
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-East approximately on 1575. Your profession was jeweler, watch-maker.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You’re always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson – to search, to find and to use this bridge.
Can you remember who you were?
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 2, 1990 – Amy Castle, American actress; December 31, 1977 – Psy, South Korean singer-songwriter, producer, and dancer; August 13, 1972 – Michael Sinterniklaas, French-American actor, director, and screenwriter.
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