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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 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 334 days left before your next birthday. You will be 39 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,911 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 471 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 3 at 15:49:00 GMT – Sunday.
If a dog named Hobby - a Bernese Mountain Dog breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 218 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 Hobby will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Hobby 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.
- 1886Spring Byington
- 1933The Singing Nun
- 1947Simi Garewal
- 1950Howard Rollins
- 1951Roger Pontare
- 1960Bernie Nolan
- 1962Mike Judge
- 1969Wyclef Jean
- 1983Riki Miura
- 1992Nanami Sakuraba
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.
- 1909Cozy Cole, American drummer (d. 1981)
- 1917Norman Leyden, American composer and conductor (d. 2014)
- 1921Maria Gorokhovskaya, Russian-Israeli gymnast (d. 2001)
- 1923Barney Kessel, American guitarist and composer (d. 2004)
- 1934Alan Garner, English author and playwright
- 1940Stephen Kovacevich, American pianist and conductor
- 1942Steve Jones, American basketball player and sportscaster
- 1974John Rocker, American baseball player and actor
- 1980Mohammad Hafeez, Pakistani cricketer
- 1980Yekaterina Gamova, Russian volleyball player
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.
- 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.
- 1800Britain takes control of the Dutch colony of Curaçao.
- 1806Former leader of the Haitian Revolution, Emperor Jacques I of Haiti is assassinated after an oppressive rule.
- 1918Haitian rebels attack the barracks of the Gendarmerie of Haiti, igniting the Second Caco War
- 1940The body of Communist propagandist Willi Münzenberg found in South France, starting a never-resolved mystery.
- 1945Archbishop Damaskinos of Athens becomes Prime Minister of Greece between the pull-out of the German occupation force in 1944 and the return of King Georgios II to Greece.
- 1956Donald Byrne and Bobby Fischer play a famous chess game called The Game of the Century. Fischer beat Byrne and wins a Brilliancy prize.
- 2001Israeli tourism minister Rehavam Ze'evi becomes the first Israeli minister to be assassinated in a terrorist attack.
- 2003The pinnacle is fitted on the roof of Taipei 101, a 101-floor skyscraper in Taipei, allowing it to surpass the Petronas Twin Towers in Kuala Lumpur by 56 m and become the world’s tallest highrise.
View the complete list of historical events for October 17.
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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: Suzuka Ohgo, Jason Behr, Anja Silja, Scott Mosier, Daan Schuurmans, Sylvie Léonard, Juliet Prowse, David Behrman, Plan B, Daws Butler.
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.
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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.
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: March 17, 1944 – John Sebastian, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Lovin' Spoonful, Even Dozen Jug Band, and The Mugwumps); April 1, 1985 – Josh Zuckerman, American actor; September 26, 1989 – Nesma Mahgoub, Egyptian singer.
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