17th of July, 1936

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 17th of July, 1936, fell on a Friday.
  • On this exact date: The Spanish Civil War begins.
  • Decade: 1930s.
  • 82 years, 11 months and 9 days have passed since the 17th of July, 1936.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 29 of 1936.
  • Day 199 of 1936.
  • Leap Year: 1936 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Cancer.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1936 was the year of the Rat (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 17th of July, 1936 falls under the Woodpecker.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 17th of July, 1936, will be 82 years of age.
  • American Format: 07-17-1936 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1936-07-17. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19360717" are easier to sort.

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 17th of July, 1936.

  • The Great Depression

    A severe worldwide economic depression occurs throughout the 1930s.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the President of the United States on the 17th of July, 1936.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 17th of July, 1936 was probably conceived around the 8th of October, 1935. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 17th of July, 1936 is the 26th of April, 1937. (Rough Estimate).

On This Date

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Celebrity Birthdays

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Visualize the days that have passed since the 17th of July, 1936. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 17th of July, 1936.

  • 30,293 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,617,315,200 seconds have passed since the 17th of July, 1936.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 3,053,534,400 times.
  • Since the 17th of July, 1936, earth has travelled approximately 1,350,534,643,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 436,219,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 225,089,107 steps. That's about 100,040 miles!
  • Since this date, 31,407,782 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!


Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Friday" in other languages is:

  • German: Freitag.
  • French: Vendredi.
  • Italian: Venerdi.
  • Spanish: Viernes.
  • Portuguese: Sexta-feira.


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