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October 17, 1962 was a Wednesday and it was the 290th day of the year 1962. It was the 42nd Wednesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1962 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 Monday. Next year it will be Tuesday 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 314 days left before your next birthday. You will be 61 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,966 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 7,322 days or 20.05 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 743 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 8 at 04:10:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on June 25, 1994.
If a dog named Ellie Sue - a Lowchen breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 260 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 Ellie Sue will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Ellie Sue will age 4 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
- 1908Hjördis Petterson
- 1941Earl Thomas Conley
- 1946Bob Seagren
- 1957Lawrence Bender
- 1967René Dif
- 1975Despina Olympiou
- 1978Erin Karpluk
- 1983Felicity Jones
- 1992Sam Concepcion
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.
- 1930Jimmy Breslin, American journalist and author
- 1938Evel Knievel, American motorcycle rider and stuntman (d. 2007)
- 1949Owen Arthur, Barbadian economist and politician, 5th Prime Minister of Barbados
- 1953Joseph Bowie, American trombonist and bandleader (Defunkt and Black Artists Group)
- 1957Vincent Van Patten, American tennis player and actor
- 1958Alan Jackson, American singer-songwriter
- 1958Howard Alden, American guitarist
- 1966Danny Ferry, American basketball player and manager
- 1969Rick Mercer, Canadian comedian, actor, producer, and screenwriter
- 1970Blues Saraceno, American guitarist, songwriter, and producer (Poison)
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.
- 1448Second Battle of Kosovo, where the mainly Hungarian army led by John Hunyadi is defeated by an Ottoman army led by Sultan Murad II.
- 1604Kepler’s Supernova: German astronomer Johannes Kepler observes a supernova in the constellation Ophiuchus.
- 1771Premiere in Milan of the opera Ascanio in Alba, composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, age 15.
- 1777American Revolutionary War: British General John Burgoyne surrenders his army at Saratoga, New York.
- 1917First British bombing of Germany in World War I.
- 1919RCA is incorporated as the Radio Corporation of America.
- 1941German troops execute the male population of the villages Kerdyllia in Serres, Greece.
- 1943The Burma Railway (Burma–Thailand Railway) is completed.
- 19891989 Loma Prieta earthquake (7.1 on the Richter scale) hits the San Francisco Bay Area and causes 57 deaths directly (and 6 indirectly).
- 2000Train crash at Hatfield, north of London, leading to collapse of Railtrack.
View the complete list of October 17 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 17, and 1962 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: Chris Robinson, Sherri DuPree, Michel Simon, Vanessa A. Williams, Lillian Gish, Yuri Chinen, Preston Sturges, Christina Applegate, Chris Tiu, Marian Anderson.
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), Tiger is the mythical animal and Water is the Eastern element of a person born on October 17, 1962.
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.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 17th October 1962 is Cosmos for constancy.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on June 17, 1973. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +119. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on November 24, 1965. Your score is -123. 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!
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 3,140,093,217. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Monster Mash by Bobby “Boris” Pickett and the Crypt-Kickers as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (October 20, 1962). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
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?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 111,558,191 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1962. The estimated number of babies born on 17th October 1962 is 305,639. That’s equivalent to 212 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 Lisa. This name was given to 46,080 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 85,037 times in the year 1962. Any chance you are Lisa or Michael? (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 October 17, 1962. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 290th day of 1962
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 42nd Wednesday of 1962
- Next same calendar year: 2029
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2024: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 314 days
- Age on next birthday: 61 years old
- Days since birth: 21,966 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,322 days
- Years spent sleeping: 20.05 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 743
- Next full moon: December 8 at 04:10:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on June 25, 1994
- Age in dog years: 260 dog years old using a Lowchen breed
- Life path number and meaning: 9 – It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
- 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: Tiger
- Eastern zodiac element: Water
- Modern birthstone: Opal
- Mystical birthstone: Jasper (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Cosmos for constancy
- Best compatible birthday: June 17, 1973 (+119)
- Worst compatible birthday: November 24, 1965 (-123)
- 1962 world population: 3,140,093,217
- Number one song: Monster Mash by Bobby “Boris” Pickett and the Crypt-Kickers (October 20, 1962)
- Babies born in 1962: 111,558,191
- Babies born in 1962 every day: 305,639
- Babies born in 1962 every minute: 212
- Popular girl’s name: Lisa – 46,080 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 85,037 babies
- Roman numerals: XVII.X.MCMLXII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: July 5, 1989 – Sean O'Pry, American model; September 11, 1961 – Virginia Madsen, American actress, singer, and producer; January 8, 1986 – Jamie T, English singer-songwriter.
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