17th of September, 1988
Here are some facts about this particular date:
What Day: The 17th of September, 1988, fell on a Saturday.
This date fell on a weekend.
29 years, 9 months and 5 days have passed since the 17th of September, 1988.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 37 of
Day 261 of
1988. Leap Year: 1988 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 Virgo.
Zodiac Element: Earth.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1988 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
Native American Zodiac: The 17th of September, 1988 falls under the Bear.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of September will have the birthstone Sapphire.
Age: Anyone born on the 17th of September, 1988, will be 29 years of age.
American Format: 09-17-1988 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 1988-09-17. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19880917" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 590454000.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 17th of September, 1988:
United States: Sweet Child O'mine - Guns n' Roses
United Kingdom: A Groovy Kind Of Love - Phil Collins Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "
A Fish Called Wanda" was at the top of the box office on this date. 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 September, 1988.
Weather information for the 17th of September, 1988:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 13.2 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a cloudy day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 64.3 degrees Fahrenheit. 17.94 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. There was thunder. Rain fell. Precipitation: 11.43cm.
London, England: Temperature: 15.67 degrees Celsius. US President
Who was the US President on this particular date?
Ronald Reagan was the President of the United States on the 17th of September, 1988. Conception Dates
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 17th of September, 1988 was probably conceived around the
9th of December, 1987. (Rough Estimate). The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 17th of September, 1988 is the
27th of June, 1989. (Rough Estimate). Around This Time...
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Historical events that have occurred on the 17th of September:
17th of September, 1978: The Camp David Accords are signed by Israel and Egypt.
17th of September, 1983: Vanessa L. Williams becomes the first African American to be crowned Miss America
17th of September, 2011: The Occupy Wall Street movement begins.
17th of September, 1981: Das Boot (1981) is released.
17th of September, 1991: The first episode of "Home Improvement" is aired.
17th of September, 1999: American Beauty (1999) is released in cinemas.
17th of September, 2002: Eminem releases the single Cleanin' Out My Closet.
17th of September, 2013: Grand Theft Auto V is released.
17th of September, 2015: The Tokyo Game Show (2015) takes place at the Makuhari Messe in Tokyo, Japan. Television
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
The Wonder Years - A TV show that was set in the late sixties.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - Animated series about a team of four teenage turtles.
Star Trek: The Next Generation - Starring Patrick Stewart as Captain Jean?Luc Picard.
Full House - Sitcom about a widowed man who looks after his three daughters.
21 Jump Street - TV series starring Johnny Depp.
Married... with Children - Comedy series starring Ed O'Neill as Al Bundy.
Matlock - Legal drama starring Andy Griffith.
ALF - About an alien called ALF.
The Equalizer - About a retired secret agent called Robert McCall.
The Golden Girls - Television series about four mature women who live together in Miami, Florida. Computer Games
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Final Fantasy - The first game in the Final Fantasy series.
Mega Man - A platform game that was developed by Capcom. Celebrity Birthdays
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 17th of September:
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 17th of September, 1988. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 17th of September, 1988.
10,869 days have passed since this date.
939,081,600 seconds have passed since the 17th of September, 1988.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,095,595,200 times.
Since the 17th of September, 1988, earth has travelled approximately 484,566,105,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 156,513,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 80,761,018 steps. That's about 35,894 miles!
Since this date, 11,268,979 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Saturday" in other languages is:
Portuguese: Sabado. Random Dates
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