Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Taurus.
Zodiac Element: Earth.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1990 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
Native American Zodiac: The 17th of May, 1990 falls under the Beaver.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
Age: Anyone born on the 17th of May, 1990, will be 28 years of age.
American Format: 05-17-1990 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 1990-05-17. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19900517" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 642898800.
National holidays and famous events that fall on the 17th of May:
Constitution Day (Norway)
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 17th of May, 1990:
United States: Vogue - Madonna
United Kingdom: Killer - Adamski
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Pretty Woman" 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 May, 1990.
Early 1990s Fashion
Early 1990s fashion saw a continuation of the 1980s. Popular outfits included clothes such as coloured tights, denim overalls, black leather jackets with shoulder pads, neon coloured tops, flannel shirts, plaid skirts and ripped jeans.
Weather information for the 17th of May, 1990:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 17.0 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a mostly sunny day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 60.3 degrees Fahrenheit. 15.72 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 16cm.
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 17th of May, 1990.
Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 17th of May, 1990. Please note that videos are automatically selected by Youtube and that results may vary! Click on the "Load Next Video" button to view the next video in the search playlist. In many cases, you'll find episodes of old TV shows, documentaries, music videos and soap dramas.
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 17th of May, 1990. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 17th of May, 1990.
10,231 days have passed since this date.
883,958,400 seconds have passed since the 17th of May, 1990.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,031,284,800 times.
Since the 17th of May, 1990, earth has travelled approximately 456,122,534,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 147,326,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 76,020,422 steps. That's about 33,787 miles!
Since this date, 10,607,501 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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