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October 17, 1996 was a Thursday and it was the 291st day of the year 1996. It was the 42nd Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1996 calendar will be in 2024. 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 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 106 days left before your next birthday. You will be 26 years old when that day comes. There have been 9,390 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 3,130 days or 8.57 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 318 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 July 13 at 18:39:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) will happen sometime on June 25, 2028.
If a dog named Dangerfields - a Norwegian Buhund breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 132 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 Dangerfields will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Dangerfields 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.
- 1926Beverly Garland
- 1947Simi Garewal
- 1958Alan Jackson
- 1962Mike Judge
- 1969Wyclef Jean
- 1972Sharon Leal
- 1975Vina Morales
- 1977Hiroyuki Hirayama
- 1985Max Irons
- 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.
- 1623Francis Turretin, Swiss-Italian minister, theologian, and academic (d. 1687)
- 1760Claude Henri de Rouvroy, comte de Saint-Simon, French economist and philosopher (d. 1825)
- 1898Simon Vestdijk, Dutch author and poet (d. 1971)
- 1910Ester Wier, American author (d. 2000)
- 1947Gene Green, American lawyer and politician
- 1963Sergio Goycochea, Argentinian footballer and journalist
- 1969Wyclef Jean, Haitian-American rapper, producer, and actor (Fugees)
- 1972Tarkan, Turkish singer-songwriter and producer
- 1973Andrea Tarozzi, Italian footballer and coach
- 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.
- 1091London tornado of 1091: A tornado thought to be of strength T8/F4 strikes the heart of London.
- 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.
- 1448Second Battle of Kosovo, where the mainly Hungarian army led by John Hunyadi is defeated by an Ottoman army led by Sultan Murad II.
- 1558Poczta Polska, the Polish postal service, is founded.
- 1905The October Manifesto issued by Tsar Nicholas II of Russia.
- 1931Al Capone is convicted of income tax evasion.
- 1941World War II: a German submarine attacks an American ship for the first time in the war.
- 1977German Autumn: Four days after it is hijacked, Lufthansa Flight 181 lands in Mogadishu, Somalia, where a team of German GSG 9 commandos later rescues all remaining hostages on board.
- 1994Russian journalist Dmitry Kholodov is assassinated while investigating corruption in the armed forces.
- 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 1996 reveal that your Life Path number is 7. It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Suzanne Valadon, Stephen Marley, Joey Covington, John Sturges, Elizabeth Reaser, Allan Théo, Mitchell Lichtenstein, Nükhet Duru, Parinya Charoenphol, Tim Daly.
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), Rat is the mythical animal and Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on October 17, 1996.
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 1996 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 5,779,440,593. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (October 19, 1996). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a male ♂ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA South-East approximately on 1575. Your profession was jeweler, watch-maker.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You’re always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking.
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 131,354,612 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1996. The estimated number of babies born on 17th October 1996 is 358,892. That’s equivalent to 249 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 Emily. This name was given to 25,151 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 38,365 times in the year 1996. Any chance you are Emily 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, 1996. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 291st day of 1996
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 42nd Thursday of 1996
- Next same calendar year: 2024
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2024: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 106 days
- Age on next birthday: 26 years old
- Days since birth: 9,390 days
- Days spent sleeping: 3,130 days
- Years spent sleeping: 8.57 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 318
- Next full moon: July 13 at 18:39:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on June 25, 2028
- Age in dog years: 132 dog years old using a Norwegian Buhund breed
- Life path number and meaning: 7 – It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
- 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: Rat
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Opal
- Mystical birthstone: Jasper (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Cosmos for constancy
- 1996 world population: 5,779,440,593
- Number one song: Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio (October 19, 1996)
- Babies born in 1996: 131,354,612
- Babies born in 1996 every day: 358,892
- Babies born in 1996 every minute: 249
- Popular girl’s name: Emily – 25,151 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 38,365 babies
- Roman numerals: XVII.X.MCMXCVI
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 14, 1982 – Marc Broussard, American singer-songwriter and guitarist; October 26, 1929 – Neal Matthews, Jr., American singer (The Jordanaires) (d. 2000); December 16, 1938 – Liv Ullmann, Japanese-Norwegian actress, director, and screenwriter.
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