Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 17th of October 1979 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 6 minutes. Enjoy!
October 17, 1979 was a Wednesday and it was the 290th day of the year 1979. The next time you can reuse your old 1979 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 is Wednesday. Next year it will be Thursday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 266 days left before your next birthday. You will be 39 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,979 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 473 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 31 at 13:28:00 GMT – Wednesday.
If a dog named Neenie - a Ibizan Hound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 191 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 Neenie will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Neenie will age 4.5 dog years for every human year.
Wanna share this info in social media? Make sure to take a screenshot first. Dog name and breed are randomly generated. Try reloading this page to see a new pet name and a different breed.
Hey! How’s your lovelife today? Get a free love reading with the most frank answers. Start to seize love opportunities in your life! Try it today and improve your lovelife. Did I mention it’s F-R-E-E? (Sponsored link; 18+ only)
You might be happy to know that the following celebrities share your birthday. The list was randomly chosen and arranged in chronological order.
- 1920Montgomery Clift
- 1948George Wendt
- 1950Howard Rollins
- 1960Rob Marshall
- 1962Mike Judge
- 1974Matthew Macfadyen
- 1975Despina Olympiou
- 1977Hiroyuki Hirayama
- 1979Koichiro Nishi
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for October 17.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 17.
- 1711Jupiter Hammon, American poet (d. 1806)
- 1811Albertus van Raalte, Dutch-American pastor and educator (d. 1876)
- 1913Faik Türün, Turkish general (d. 2003)
- 1921George Mackay Brown, Scottish author, poet, and playwright (d. 1996)
- 1948Michael Lynch, American sociologist and academic
- 1963Sergio Goycochea, Argentinian footballer and journalist
- 1977André Villas-Boas, Portuguese footballer and manager
- 1980Alessandro Piccolo, Italian race car driver
- 1981Tsubasa Imai, Japanese singer, actor, and dancer (Tackey & Tsubasa)
- 1987Jarosław Fojut, Polish footballer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for October 17.
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) .
- 1781American Revolutionary War: British General Charles, Earl Cornwallis surrenders at the Siege of Yorktown.
- 1888Thomas Edison files a patent for the Optical Phonograph (the first movie).
- 1917First British bombing of Germany in World War I.
- 1919RCA is incorporated as the Radio Corporation of America.
- 1941World War II: a German submarine attacks an American ship for the first time in the war.
- 1943The Burma Railway (Burma–Thailand Railway) is completed.
- 1945A massive number of people, headed by CGT, gather in the Plaza de Mayo in Buenos Aires, Argentina to demand Juan Perón’s release. It calls “el día de la lealtad peronista” (peronista loyalty day)
- 1964Prime Minister of Australia Robert Menzies opens the artificial Lake Burley Griffin in the middle of the capital Canberra.
- 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 historical events for October 17.
Curious about this Black Cookie Sandwich? This is a party item you can activate and send to your friends when you play the free game Jump Birthday Party. It’s a fun and easy-to-play mobile game for all ages. Get free 1,000 gold coins when you download today!
Your birthday numbers 10, 17 and 1979 reveal that your Life Path number is 8. It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Natalie Dessay, Amanda Donohoe, Matt Keeslar, Kevin Murphy, Cheryl Holdridge, Kimberly Elise, Elizabeth Montgomery, Ryann Donnelly, Michaela Schaffrath, David McCallum.
The zodiac sign of a person born on October 17 is Libra ♎. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on October 17, 1979.
Hmmm... what do the stars have to say about you today? Get your daily Libra horoscope for free. Get a boost from the stars! Make today a great day for love, money, and career. Your horoscope is available in daily, weekly, monthly, and even yearly forecast.
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.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Rise by Herb Alpert as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (October 20, 1979). 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?
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 22, 1989 – Chariz Solomon, Filipino actress; June 25, 1954 – David Paich, American singer-songwriter, keyboard player, and producer (Toto); July 4, 1980 – Carrie Keagan, American television host and actress.
Don’t forget to share the info to your friends, loved ones or social media followers. Who knows, they might appreciate and thank you for it.
Word count: 1,186