May 5, 1998 facts
It was the 3rd Sunday of 1998. If you were born on this date, your birthday numbers 5, 17, and 1998 reveal that your life path number is 4. Your zodiac sign is Taurus with a ruling planet Venus, your birthstone is the Emerald, and your birth flower is the Lily of the valley. You are 25 old, and were born in the 1990s, in the middle of Millennials Generation. The generation you are born into makes an impact on your life. Swipe up to find out what it all means.

→ May 17, 1998 was a Sunday
→ Zodiac sign for this date is Taurus
→ This date was 9,265 days ago
→ 1998 was the Year of the Tiger
→ In 2024, May 17 is on Saturday
→ You are 26 years old in Korean Age

View cool May 17, 1998 birthday facts that no one tells you about, such as your life path number, birthstone, ruling planet, zodiac sign and birth flower.

You have been alive for:

People born on this day will turn 26 in exactly .

If you were born on this date:

You have been alive for . You were born in the Year of the Tiger. Your birth sign is Taurus, with a ruling planet Venus. On your birthday, the moon was in Waning Gibbous 🌖 phase, and there were precisely 314 full moons after you were born to this day. Your billionth second will happen sometime on January 23, 2030.

→ You’ve slept 3,088 days or 8.46 years.
→ Your next birthday is away
→ You’ve been alive
→ You were born in the Year of the Tiger
→ You have been alive 222,370 hours
→ You are 13,342,211 minutes old
→ Age on next birthday: 26 years old

You were born on a Sunday

May 17, 1998, was the 3rd Sunday of that year. It was also the 137th day and 5th month of 1998 in the Georgian calendar. The next time you can reuse the 1998 calendar will be in 2026. Both calendars will be exactly the same.

There are left before your next birthday. Your 26th birthday will be on a Monday, and the birthday after that will be on a Saturday. The timer below is a countdown clock to your next birthday. It’s always accurate and automatically updated.

Your next birthday is in:

Your next birthday is on a Monday

You’ve slept 33% of your life!

Assuming you’ve been sleeping 8 hours daily since birth. Here is how much time you’ve spent sleeping so far:

You’ve slept 8.46 years of your life.
You’ve slept 101 month of your life.
You’ve slept 441 week of your life.
You’ve slept 3,088 days of your life.

Did you know you have taken approximately 186,782,400 breaths since your birth? Moreover, using 80 beats per minute as average, your heart has beaten over 1,067,328,000 times. You have also blinked over 226,807,200 times in your lifetime.

#1 Song on your birthday

The number one song in the US on the day of your birth was "My All" by Mariah Carey (Billboard Hot 100 – May 17, 1998). Ask your parents if they remember this popular song. The number 1 DJ in the world was Paul Oakenfold followed by Carl Cox and Judge Jules according to DJ Mag.

Celebrities born on May 17, 1998

You share a birthday with You share a birthday with Jake Dufner (YouTuber), Chloe Alison (vine star)

We have over 150,000 celebrities in our database. We will continue to update this list with matching birthdays, so bookmark this page and check back often. You can also find all celebrity birthdays born on May 17, 1998.

Holidays on May 17, 1998

Here are a few holidays that are celebrated on your birthday:

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What happened on May 17th

Below are some of the most important historical events that happened on 17 May 1998.

  • Pánfilo de Narváez departs Spain to explore Florida with 600 men - by 1536 only 4 survive.
  • 24 merchants form New York Stock Exchange at 70 Wall Street.
  • John Hawkins & Richard French patent the Reaping Machine.
  • Senate Watergate Committee begins its hearings.
  • Massachusetts becomes the first U.S. state to legalize same-sex marriage.
  • Sports in 1998

    NBA – Chicago Bulls beat Utah Jazz (4 - 2) to win the NBA Finals.

    NHL – Detroit Red Wings defeated Washington Capitals (4 - 0) to win the Stanley Cup.

    NFL – Denver Broncos beat Green Bay Packers (31 - 24) to win Super Bowl XXXII on January 25, 1998 in San Diego, CA.

    MLB – New York Yankees beat San Diego Padres (4 - 0) to win the World Series.

    Tennis –

    Your life path number is 4

    So what does your birthday really say about you and what does your life path number mean? On the next page, we’ll explain what your birth sign, ruling planet, age generation, birthstone, and birth flower mean — and more!

    Continue to the next page to discover the answers to the most important questions about your birthday.