Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Libra.
Zodiac Element: Air.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2005 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
Native American Zodiac: The 17th of October, 2005 falls under the Raven.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.
Age: Anyone born on the 17th of October, 2005, will be 13 years of age.
American Format: 10-17-2005 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2005-10-17. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20051017" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1129503600.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 17th of October, 2005:
United States: Gold Digger - Kanye West & Jamie Foxx
United Kingdom: Push The Button - Sugababes
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "The Fog (2005)" 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 October, 2005.
Between 2005 and 2008, MySpace was the most popular social network in the world.
Throughout 2005, a social network called Bebo was beginning to rise in popularity in countries such as Ireland, the United Kingdom and New Zealand.
English model Kelly Brook is listed as FHM's sexiest woman in 2005.
Time Person of the Year 2005
U2 singer Bono, Bill Gates and Melinda Gates are listed as the Time Person of the Year 2005; under the title "The Good Samaritans."
2005 in music.
Popular music artists in 2005 included 50 Cent, The Game, Green Day, Kelly Clarkson, Gwen Stefani, Ciara, Mariah Carey, The Pussycat Dolls, Missy Elliott, The Black Eyed Peas, Young Jeezy, Chris Brown and Kanye West.
Chuck Norris Facts
In 2005, "Chuck Norris Facts" began to take-off in popularity.
Weather information for the 17th of October, 2005:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 16.8 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). There were 3 hours of sunshine.
New York, USA: Temperature: 50.9 degrees Fahrenheit. 10.5 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
London, England: Temperature: 13.72 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Precipitation: 1.02cm.
Who was the US President on this particular date?
George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on the 17th of October, 2005.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 17th of October, 2005 was probably conceived around the 7th of January, 2005. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 17th of October, 2005 is the 27th of July, 2006. (Rough Estimate).
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Things that happened during this general period of time...
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 17th of October, 2005.
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 17th of October, 2005. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 17th of October, 2005.
4,932 days have passed since this date.
426,124,800 seconds have passed since the 17th of October, 2005.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 497,145,600 times.
Since the 17th of October, 2005, earth has travelled approximately 219,880,396,800 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 71,020,800 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 36,646,733 steps. That's about 16,287 miles!
Since this date, 5,113,498 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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