Date:May 17, 2017

May 17, 2017 Birthday Answers

May 5, 2017 birthday facts

Here are some cool birthday facts about 17th of May 2017 that no one tells you about, such as your life path number, birthstone, ruling planet, zodiac sign, birth flower, and much more. Swipe up to find out what it all means.

Overview

May 17, 2017, was the 3rd Wednesday of 2017. If you were born on this date, your birthday numbers 5, 17, and 2017 reveal that your life path number is 5. Your zodiac sign is Taurus ♉ with a ruling planet Venus ♀. Your birthstone is Emerald, and your birth flower is Lily of the valley. You were born in the 2010s, in the middle of Generation Alpha. The generation you are born into impacts your life.

β†’ You are 3,635,397 minutes old
β†’ You have been alive for

You were born in the Year of the Rooster πŸ“. On your birthday, the moon was in Waning Gibbous πŸŒ– phase, and there were precisely 86 full moons after you were born to this day. Your billionth second will happen sometime on January 23, 2049.

You have been alive for:

You’ve taken nearly 50,883,840 breaths and experienced over 290,764,800 heartbeats since the day you were born. Your eyes have blinked over 61,787,520 times, quietly showing just how amazing our bodies are. Pretty cool, right?

πŸ“… You were born on a Wednesday

On May 17, 2017, the 3rd Wednesday of the year, we marked the 137th day and 5th month of the Georgian calendar. The 2017 calendar is unique, and the next time it will align with the Georgian calendar will be in 2034. So, mark your calendars!

Your 7th birthday will be on a Thursday, and the birthday after that will be on a Saturday. There are left before your next birthday. The timer below is a countdown clock to your next birthday. It’s always accurate and automatically updated.

Your next birthday is in:

😴 You’ve slept about 33% of your life!

πŸ’€ Assuming you’ve been sleeping 8 hours daily since birth. Here is how much time you’ve spent sleeping so far: 841 days of your life or 2.31 years.

🎢 Song on your birthday

The number one song in the US on the day of your birth was "I'm the One" by DJ Khaled (Billboard Hot 100 – May 17, 2017).

The number 1 DJ in the world was Martin Garrix followed by Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike and Armin van Buuren according to DJ Mag.

⭐ Which celebrity shares my birthday?

You’re in good company on May 17th! It’s also the birthday of some famous people. We’ve ordered this list chronologically.

1975
Alex Wright, German professional wrestler

1939
Wim de Bie, Dutch comedian, satirist, and writer (van Kooten & de Bie - The Simplistic Covenant)

1973
Matthew McGrory, American actor

1965
Jeremy Vine, British radio and TV presenter (Eggheads)

1978
Carlos PeΓ±a, Dominican MLB baseball infielder, 2001-14 (Detroit Tigers, Tampa Bay Devil Rays and 6 other teams), and broadcaster

1954
John Iles, British stage and screen actor (The Bill -"Dashwood")

1974
Andrea Corr, Irish Celtic folk rock singer, pianist, ukulele player (The Corrs - "What Can I Do"), and actress

1938
Don Dolan, actor (Guy Lewis- General Hospital)

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At the age of 61, Bill Gates was the richest person in the world in 2017 with $86 billion fortune, followed by Warren Buffett with $75.6 billion, according to Forbes.

πŸŽ„ Holidays on May 17

On your special day, you’re not just blowing out birthday candles! Check out these holidays that share the spotlight with your birthday bash:

National Pinkfix Day
National Pink Friday, celebrated every May 17th in the United States, is a day dedicated to encouraging people, especially women, to learn about and take control of their personal finances for greater independence and empowerment.

National Bike To School Day
National Bike To School Day is a fun day celebrated on the third Friday of May where kids and teens ride their bikes to school to enjoy exercise and promote a healthier lifestyle.

National Graduation Tassel Day
National Graduation Tassel Day, celebrated on May 17th, is a day to honor students' hard work and achievements as they finish school and get ready for new adventures.

National Mushroom Hunting Day
National Mushroom Hunting Day, celebrated on May 17th, encourages people to safely explore and learn about different types of mushrooms in nature, emphasizing the importance of distinguishing between edible and toxic varieties.

National Juice Slush Day
National Juice Slush Day, celebrated on the third Wednesday in May, is a day to enjoy the cool, refreshing treat made by mixing fruit juice with ice, a delicious concoction enjoyed for centuries and super popular among kids today.

β†’ View the full list of holidays on May 17th.

πŸ“œ What happened on May 17th?

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

1527
PΓ‘nfilo de NarvΓ‘ez departs Spain to explore Florida with 600 men - by 1536 only 4 survive.

1792
24 merchants form New York Stock Exchange at 70 Wall Street.

1803
John Hawkins & Richard French patent the Reaping Machine.

1973
Senate Watergate Committee begins its hearings.

2004
Massachusetts becomes the first U.S. state to legalize same-sex marriage.

2014
The center-right Hindu Nationalist Party, the BJP, wins landslide election victory in India.

πŸ† Sports in 2017

πŸ€ NBA
Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers (4 - 1) to win the 2017 NBA Finals.

πŸ’ NHL
Pittsburgh Penguins defeated Nashville Predators (4 - 2) to win the 2017 Stanley Cup.

🏈 NFL
New England Patriots beat Atlanta Falcons (34 - 28) to win Super Bowl LI on February 5, 2017 in Houston, TX.

⚾ MLB
Houston Astros beat Los Angeles Dodgers (4 - 3) to win the 2017 World Series.

🎾 Tennis
In the 2017 US Open Championships, Rafael Nadal defeated Kevin Anderson (6-3, 6-3, 6-4) to win the men's singles title. Sloane Stephens beat Madison Keys (6-3, 6-0) to become the Wimbledon women's singles champion.

πŸ”’ Your life path number is 5

?Numerology links numbers to certain traits, much like how astrology connects planets and zodiac signs to characteristics. It’s used to understand personality, predict future happenings, and explore life’s meaning. Life path number 5 represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.

♉ May 17 zodiac sign is Taurus

People who are born on May 17 in 2017 have an astrological sign of Taurus ♉. Taurus's life pursuits are emotional and financial security, as well as a secret desire for a secure, happy, and wealthy life/marriage. People of this zodiac sign like gardening, cooking, music, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity.

The strengths of this sign are reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, and stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive, and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

πŸͺ Your ruling planet is Venus ♀

The ruling planet of Taurus is Venus ♀. Venus is a planet of love, charm, and possessions. People who are born with Venus as the ruling planet have beauty, charm, and sensuality.

πŸͺ¨ The birthstone for May 17, 2017 is Emerald

?Each month is represented by a specific birthstone, symbolizing the birth month of an individual. The properties associated with that birthstone are believed to be “inherited” by the person born in that particular month. The birthstone for May 17, 2017 is The name is derived from the Greek word "smaragdos," which means green. The gem can range from light to deep, rich green. The emerald belongs to the beryl family of minerals, and has been treasured since ancient times as a symbol of rebirth.

🌷 The birth flower for May is Lily of the valley

?Each month has a flower that symbolizes the month of somebody’s birth. The characteristics that the flower has may be “inherited” by whoever is born in that certain month person. Lily of the valley has the flower meaning of humility, chastity, sweetness, purity and is said to bring luck in love. It also means "the return of happiness" which is the reason why it is often used as decorations in weddings. Convallaria majalis or lily of the valley usually bloom in the month of May.

βŒ› Generation Alpha

2017 is part of Generation Alpha. Generation Alpha consists of kids born from 2010 onwards and is the first group to be immersed in the Internet and technology their entire lives.

πŸ“ The Year of the Rooster

Rooster people are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

The next year (2025) is the Year of the Serpent.

Check this out β€” May 17, 2017, gets a cool ancient makeover as: V-XVII-MMXVII. It’s the American/Western date style articulated through elegance of Roman numerals!


πŸ”¦ Facts Summary for May 17, 2017

β†’ Day Index: 137th day of 2017
β†’ Day of week: Wednesday
β†’ Week Index: 3rd Wednesday of 2017
β†’ Next same calendar year: 2034
β†’ Days until next birthday:
β†’ Age on next birthday: 7 years old
β†’ Days since birth:
β†’ Days spent sleeping: 841 days
β†’ Months spent sleeping: 27 months
β†’ Years spent sleeping: 2.31 years
β†’ Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
β†’ Full moons since birth: 86 πŸŒ–
β†’ First one billion second: will happen sometime on January 23, 2049
β†’ Life path number: 5
β†’ Zodiac sign: Taurus ♉
β†’ Zodiac ruling planet: Venus
β†’ Birth flower: Lily of the valley
β†’ Birthstone: Emerald
β†’ World population 2017: 7,550,262,101 Source: un.org
β†’ Spirit Animal: Beaver
β†’ Power Color: Green


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