Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Leo.
Zodiac Element: Fire.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1991 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
Native American Zodiac: The 17th of August, 1991 falls under the Salmon.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
Age: Anyone born on the 17th of August, 1991, will be 27 years of age.
American Format: 08-17-1991 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 1991-08-17. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19910817" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 682383600.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 17th of August, 1991:
United States: (Everything I Do) I Do It For You - Bryan Adams
United Kingdom: (Everything I Do) I Do It For You - Bryan Adams
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Terminator 2" 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 August, 1991.
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.
Throughout 1991, the Soviet Union continues to dissolve, as multiple countries declare their independence.
1991 in music.
Popular music artists in 1991 included Bryan Adams, Boyz II Men, Ice T, R.E.M., Mariah Carey, Cher, Paula Abdul, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Cypress Hill, A Tribe Called Quest, Michael Jackson and Sting.
A rock subgenre called "Grunge" is starting to take off. During this period, Nirvana release their album "Nevermind" and Pearl Jam release their album "Ten".
Weather information for the 17th of August, 1991:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 18.3 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a windy day. It was a sunny day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 76.9 degrees Fahrenheit. 24.94 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Precipitation: 0cm.
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 17th of August, 1991. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 17th of August, 1991.
10,081 days have passed since this date.
871,002,000 seconds have passed since the 17th of August, 1991.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,016,169,000 times.
Since the 17th of August, 1991, earth has travelled approximately 449,437,032,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 145,167,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 74,906,172 steps. That's about 33,292 miles!
Since this date, 10,452,024 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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