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October 17, 1985 was a Thursday and it was the 290th day of the year 1985. It was the 42nd Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1985 calendar will be in 2030. 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 Sunday. Next year it will be Monday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 231 days left before your next birthday. You will be 36 years old when that day comes. There have been 12,918 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 4,306 days or 11.79 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 438 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 March 28 at 18:50:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on June 25, 2017.
If a dog named Nechama - a Canaan Dog breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 177 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 Nechama will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Nechama 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.
- 1937Paxton Whitehead
- 1946Cameron Mackintosh
- 1947Simi Garewal
- 1960Bernie Nolan
- 1960Rob Marshall
- 1968Ziggy Marley
- 1969Rick Mercer
- 1971Chris Kirkpatrick
- 1971Kim Ljung
- 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.
- 1864Elinor Glyn, English author, screenwriter, and producer (d. 1943)
- 1906Paul Derringer, American baseball player (d. 1987)
- 1922Luiz Bonfá, Brazilian guitarist and composer (d. 2001)
- 1933The Singing Nun, Belgian singer-songwriter, guitarist, and nun (d. 1985)
- 1957Steve McMichael, American football player, wrestler, and sportscaster
- 1978Jerry Flannery, Irish rugby player and coach
- 1983Milica Brozovic, Serbian-Russian figure skater
- 1983Vitali Teleš, Estonian footballer
- 1985Baran Kosari, Iranian actress
- 1990Arisa Murata, Japanese skier
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.
- 1660Nine regicides, the men who signed the death warrant of Charles I, are hanged, drawn and quartered.
- 1800Britain takes control of the Dutch colony of Curaçao.
- 1860First The Open Championship (referred to in North America as the British Open).
- 1956The first commercial nuclear power station is officially opened by Queen Elizabeth II in Sellafield,in Cumbria, England.
- 1966Botswana and Lesotho join the United Nations.
- 1970Montreal: Quebec Vice-Premier and Minister of Labour Pierre Laporte murdered by members of the FLQ terrorist group.
- 1973OPEC imposes an oil embargo against a number of Western countries, considered to have helped Israel in its war against Egypt and Syria.
- 2000Train crash at Hatfield, north of London, leading to collapse of Railtrack.
- 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 October 17 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 17, and 1985 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: Rafael Rosell, MacKenzie Mauzy, Lacey Sturm, Fausto Brizzi, Richard Coogan, Skyler Samuels, Linden Chiles, Frank Bank, Yuka Motohashi, Joe Tex.
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), Ox is the mythical animal and Wood is the Eastern element of a person born on October 17, 1985.
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.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 17th October 1985 is Cosmos for constancy.
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Q: What do you call a person who shares the same birthday?
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Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,856,462,699. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Take on Me by a-ha as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (October 19, 1985). 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 Western Australia approximately on 1750. Your profession was sailor, shoemaker.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Inquisitive, inventive, liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor.
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?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 135,970,553 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1985. The estimated number of babies born on 17th October 1985 is 372,522. That’s equivalent to 259 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 Jessica. This name was given to 48,346 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 64,906 times in the year 1985. Any chance you are Jessica 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, 1985. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 290th day of 1985
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 42nd Thursday of 1985
- Next same calendar year: 2030
- Day of week this year: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2023: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 231 days
- Age on next birthday: 36 years old
- Days since birth: 12,918 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,306 days
- Years spent sleeping: 11.79 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 438
- Next full moon: March 28 at 18:50:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on June 25, 2017
- Age in dog years: 177 dog years old using a Canaan Dog breed
- Life path number and meaning: 5 – It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
- 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: Ox
- Eastern zodiac element: Wood
- Modern birthstone: Opal
- Mystical birthstone: Jasper (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Cosmos for constancy
- 1985 world population: 4,856,462,699
- Number one song: Take on Me by a-ha (October 19, 1985)
- Babies born in 1985: 135,970,553
- Babies born in 1985 every day: 372,522
- Babies born in 1985 every minute: 259
- Popular girl’s name: Jessica – 48,346 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 64,906 babies
- Roman numerals: XVII.X.MCMLXXXV
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 14, 1979 – Santino Marella, Canadian wrestler and actor; February 19, 1938 – Dutch Mason, Canadian singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2006); September 14, 1933 – Harve Presnell, American actor and singer (d. 2009).
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