Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Taurus.
Zodiac Element: Earth.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1995 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
Native American Zodiac: The 17th of May, 1995 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, 1995, will be 23 years of age.
American Format: 05-17-1995 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 1995-05-17. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19950517" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 800665200.
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, 1995:
United States: This Is How We Do It - Montell Jordan
United Kingdom: Unchained Melody / The White Cliffs Of Dover - Robson Green & Jerome Flynn
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Crimson Tide" 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, 1995.
During the middle of the 1990s, female clothing began to become more form-fitting, as those badly-shaped "mom jeans" began to disappear. Grunge fashion started to decline and popular outfits began to include tartan minikilts, hot pants, slip dresses and knee highs.
The O.J. Simpson murder case.
The People of the State of California v. Orenthal James Simpson ran between the 2nd of November, 1994 and the 3rd of October, 1995.
FHM Sexiest Woman 1995
German model Claudia Schiffer is listed as FHM's sexiest woman in 1995.
Republican politician Newt Gingrich is named as the Time Person of the Year in 1995. This was after he had led the "Republican Revolution".
Weather information for the 17th of May, 1995:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 10.7 degrees Celsius. There was heavy rain. It was a mostly sunny day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 62.2 degrees Fahrenheit. 16.78 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 1.52cm.
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 17th of May, 1995.
Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 17th of May, 1995. 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, 1995. 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, 1995.
8,614 days have passed since this date.
744,253,200 seconds have passed since the 17th of May, 1995.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 868,295,400 times.
Since the 17th of May, 1995, earth has travelled approximately 384,034,651,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 124,042,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 64,005,775 steps. That's about 28,447 miles!
Since this date, 8,931,038 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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