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October 17, 1955 was a Monday and it was the 290th day of the year 1955. It was the 42nd Monday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1955 calendar will be in 2022. 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 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 54 days left before your next birthday. You will be 64 years old when that day comes. There have been 23,322 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 7,774 days or 21.28 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 790 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 September 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on June 25, 1987.
If a dog named Reddington - a Bedlington Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 303 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 Reddington will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Reddington 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.
- 1864Elinor Glyn
- 1956Fran Cosmo
- 1957Lawrence Bender
- 1957Vincent Van Patten
- 1962Mike Judge
- 1975Vina Morales
- 1978Erin Karpluk
- 1984Anja Eline Skybakmoen
- 1985Baran Kosari
- 1988Tori Matsuzaka
View the complete list of October 17 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 17.
- 1814Yakiv Holovatsky, Ukrainian historian, scholar, and poet (d. 1888)
- 1898Simon Vestdijk, Dutch author and poet (d. 1971)
- 1936Sathima Bea Benjamin, South African singer-songwriter (d. 2013)
- 1946Cameron Mackintosh, English producer and manager
- 1946Ronni Chasen, American publicist (d. 2010)
- 1959Mark Peel, Australian historian and academic
- 1966Tommy Kendall, American race car driver and sportscaster
- 1977Hiroyuki Hirayama, Japanese actor
- 1985Carlos González, Venezuelan baseball player
- 1989Tokio Emoto, Japanese actor
View the complete list of October 17 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1346Battle of Neville’s Cross: King David II of Scotland is captured by the English near Durham, and imprisoned in the Tower of London for eleven years.
- 1800Britain takes control of the Dutch colony of Curaçao.
- 1860First The Open Championship (referred to in North America as the British Open).
- 1940The body of Communist propagandist Willi Münzenberg found in South France, starting a never-resolved mystery.
- 1941German troops execute the male population of the villages Kerdyllia in Serres, Greece.
- 1941World War II: a German submarine attacks an American ship for the first time in the war.
- 1964Prime Minister of Australia Robert Menzies opens the artificial Lake Burley Griffin in the middle of the capital Canberra.
- 1965The 1964–65 New York World’s Fair closes after a two-year run. More than 51 million people had attended the event.
- 19891989 Loma Prieta earthquake (7.1 on the Richter scale) hits the San Francisco Bay Area and causes 57 deaths directly (and 6 indirectly).
- 1992Having gone to the wrong house for a Halloween party, Japanese exchange student Yoshihiro Hattori is shot and killed by the homeowner in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
View the complete list of October 17 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 17, and 1955 reveal that your Life Path number is 11. It is a master number that represents intuition, idealism and invention. You have the potential to be a source of inspiration and illumination for people.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Kelly Thiebaud, Nicole O'Brian, Bill Erwin, Jenna Boyd, Robin Cousins, Francis Magundayao, Debbie Moore, Lorna Patterson, Travis Morrison, Kiana Tom.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on October 17 is Libra ♎ (The Scales) – a cardinal sign with Air 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), Sheep is the mythical animal and Wood is the Eastern element of a person born on October 17, 1955.
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 ‘Monday’ is pearl.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 17th October 1955 is Cosmos for constancy.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 26, 1971. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +147. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on May 4, 1941. Your incompatibility score is -177. 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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Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 2,782,098,943. (U.S. Census Bureau)
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 Western Africa approximately on 725. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, cathedrals.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Ruthless character, carefully weighing your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 99,438,148 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1955. The estimated number of babies born on 17th October 1955 is 272,433. That’s equivalent to 189 babies every minute. Try to imagine if all of them are crying at the same time.
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Mary. This name was given to 63,162 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 88,335 times in the year 1955. Any chance you are Mary or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
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 October 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.
Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about October 17, 1955. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 290th day of 1955
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 42nd Monday of 1955
- Next same calendar year: 2022
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2021: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 54 days
- Age on next birthday: 64 years old
- Days since birth: 23,322 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,774 days
- Years spent sleeping: 21.28 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 790
- Next full moon: September 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on June 25, 1987
- Age in dog years: 303 dog years old using a Bedlington Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 11 – It is a master number that represents intuition, idealism and invention. You have the potential to be a source of inspiration and illumination for people.
- Western zodiac sign: Libra ♎ (The Scales)
- Western zodiac element: Air
- Western zodiac sign quality: Cardinal
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Venus – the planet of love and beauty
- Western zodiac gemstone: Chrysolite
- Eastern zodiac animal: Sheep
- Eastern zodiac element: Wood
- Modern birthstone: Opal
- Mystical birthstone: Jasper (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Cosmos for constancy
- Best compatible birthday: November 26, 1971 (+147)
- Worst compatible birthday: May 4, 1941 (-177)
- 1955 world population: 2,782,098,943
- Babies born in 1955: 99,438,148
- Babies born in 1955 every day: 272,433
- Babies born in 1955 every minute: 189
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 63,162 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 88,335 babies
- Roman numerals: XVII.X.MCMLV
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: November 14, 1967 – Nina Gordon, American singer-songwriter (Veruca Salt); August 13, 1951 – Dan Fogelberg, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2007); August 9, 1973 – Kevin McKidd, Scottish actor and director.
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