17th of August, 1950

The 17th of August, 1950, fell on a Thursday. Day 229 of 1950. Decade: 1950s.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 17th of August, 1950:

  • Hill 303 massacre: 41 American Prisoners of War are shot to death by the North Korean Army.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 17th of August:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 69 years, 3 months and 7 days have passed since the 17th of August, 1950.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 33 of 1950.
  • Leap Year: 1950 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 17th of August, 1950, will be 69 years of age.


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 17th of August, 1950, will have the star sign Leo.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1950 was the year of the Tiger (Yang Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 17th of August, 1950 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Harry S. Truman was the President of the United States on the 17th of August, 1950.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 17th of August, 1950 was probably conceived around the 7th of November, 1949. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 17th of August, 1950 is the 27th of May, 1951. (Rough Estimate).

17th of August

Events that have occurred on the 17th of August:


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 17th of August, 1950.

  • 25,299 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,185,837,200 seconds have passed since the 17th of August, 1950.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,550,143,400 times.
  • Since the 17th of August, 1950, earth has travelled approximately 1,127,891,995,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 364,306,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 187,981,999 steps. That's about 83,548 miles!
  • Since this date, 26,230,046 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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