Date:May 31, 2017

May 31, 2017 Birthday Answers

May 5, 2017 birthday facts

Here are some must-know birthday facts about 31st 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 31, 2017, was the 5th Wednesday of 2017. If you were born on this date, your birthday numbers 5, 31, and 2017 reveal that your life path number is 1. Your zodiac sign is Gemini ♊ with a ruling planet Mercury ☿. 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.

→ You are 3,611,935 minutes old
→ You have been alive for

You were born in the Year of the Rooster 🐓. On your birthday, the moon was in Waxing 🌒 phase, and there were precisely 85 full moons after you were born to this day. Your billionth second will happen sometime on February 6, 2049.

You have been alive for:

You’ve taken nearly 50,561,280 breaths and experienced over 288,921,600 heartbeats since the day you were born. Your eyes have blinked over 61,395,840 times, quietly showing just how amazing our bodies are. Pretty cool, right?

📅 You were born on a Wednesday

On May 31, 2017, the 5th Wednesday of the year, we marked the 151st 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!

💤 Assuming you’ve been sleeping 8 hours daily since birth. Here is how much time you’ve spent sleeping so far: 836 days of your life or 2.29 years.

🎶 Song on your birthday

The number one song in the US on the day of your birth was "Despacito" by Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee featuring Justin Bieber (Billboard Hot 100 – May 31, 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 31st! It’s also the birthday of some famous people. We’ve ordered this list chronologically.

1960
Chris Elliott, American screenwriter, comedian, and actor (David Letterman; Cabin Boy, Get A Life)

1945
Rainer Werner Fassbinder, German filmmaker and director (Marriage of Maria Braum)

1961
Lea Thompson, American actress (Back to the Future, Caroline In The City)

1934
Jim Hutton, American actor (Ellery Queen)

1982
Jonathan Tucker, American actor (Kingdom)

1943
Sharon Gless, American actress (Chris Cagney-Cagney & Lacey)

1966
Jeremy Hotz, Canadian stand-up comedian

1898
Norman Vincent Peale, American clergyman, broadcaster (The Art Of Living), and author (The Power of Positive Thinking)

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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.

🎄 Holidays on May 31

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

What You Think Upon Grows Day
What You Think Upon Grows Day, celebrated every May 31, is a day to focus on positive thinking and mental wellness, inspired by Norman Vincent Peale, a champion of the power of positive thoughts.

National Smile Day
National Smile Day, celebrated on May 31, is a fun holiday created by two dentists to remind everyone how awesome and powerful a healthy smile is, kicking off a whole month dedicated to smiling.

National Macaroon Day
National Macaroon Day, celebrated on May 31, is an American holiday honoring the sweet, coconut-based cookie, distinct from the almond flour-based French macaron, despite their similar origins and ingredients.

National Senior Health and Fitness Day
National Senior Health and Fitness Day is a special day on the last Wednesday of May where people come together to help older adults stay active and healthy through various fun activities and events.

National Save Your Hearing Day
National Save Your Hearing Day, celebrated on May 31, is all about learning ways to protect your ears from loud noises to prevent hearing loss.

→ View the full list of holidays on May 31st.

📜 What happened on May 31st?

Below are some of the important historical events that happened on May 31.

1578
Martin Frobisher sails from Harwich, England, to Frobisher Bay, Canada. Eventually mines fools gold, famously used to pave the streets of London.

1902
Boer War Ends; Treaty of Unity signed, Britain annexes Transvaal.

1910
Union of South Africa declares its independence from the United Kingdom.

1916
Battle of Jutland: Largest naval battle of World War I between the British Grand Fleet and the German High Seas Fleet which killed 8,645 in an inconclusive battle but strategic British victory. German fleet never puts to sea again in WWI.

1935
7.7 magnitude earthquake hits Quetta in Balochistan, British Raj (Pakistan) killing an estimated 50,000 people.

1947
Communists seize power in Hungary.

1970
7.75 Ancash earthquake off coast of Peru kills 66-70,000 and sets off world's deadliest avalanche.

🏆 Sports in 2017

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

🏒 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.

🔢 Your life path number is 1

?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 1 represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.

♊ May 31 zodiac sign is Gemini

People who are born on May 31 in 2017 have an astrological sign of Gemini ♊. Gemini's life pursuit is exploring a little bit of everything and a secret desire to be ahead of the crowd. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chats with nearly anyone, short trips, and dislike being alone, being confined, repetition, and routine. Their strengths are gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly and exchange ideas, while their weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent, and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

🪐 Your ruling planet is Mercury ☿

The ruling planet of Gemini is Mercury ☿. Mercury is a planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

🪨 The birthstone for May 31, 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 31, 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.

⌛ 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.

🐓 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 — May 31, 2017, gets a cool ancient makeover as: V-XXXI-MMXVII. It’s the American/Western date style articulated through elegance of Roman numerals!


🔦 Facts Summary for May 31, 2017

Day Index: 151st day of 2017
Day of week: Wednesday
Week Index: 5th Wednesday of 2017
Next same calendar year: 2034
Days until next birthday:
Age on next birthday: 7 years old
Days since birth:
Days spent sleeping: 836 days
Months spent sleeping: 27 months
Years spent sleeping: 2.29 years
Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
Full moons since birth: 85 🌒
First one billion second: will happen sometime on February 6, 2049
Life path number: 1
Zodiac sign: Gemini ♊
Zodiac ruling planet: Mercury
Birth flower: Lily of the valley
Birthstone: Emerald
World population 2017: 7,550,262,101 Source: un.org
Spirit Animal: Deer
Power Color: Yellow


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