Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Leo.
Zodiac Element: Fire.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2017 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
Native American Zodiac: The 17th of August, 2017 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, 2017, will be 1 years of age.
American Format: 08-17-2017 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2017-08-17. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20170817" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1502924400.
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, 2017.
2017 in music.
Popular music artists in 2017 included Ed Sheeran, The Chainsmokers, Bruno Mars, Coldplay, Kendrick Lamar, Future, DJ Khaled, Post Malone, French Montana, Cardi B, Logic, Imagine Dragons, Lil Pump, Shawn Mendes and Kygo.
Who was the US President on this particular date?
Donald Trump was the President of the United States on the 17th of August, 2017.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 17th of August, 2017 was probably conceived around the 7th of November, 2016. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 17th of August, 2017 is the 27th of May, 2018. (Rough Estimate).
On This Date
Historical events that have occurred on the 17th of August:
17th of August, 1950: Hill 303 massacre: 41 American Prisoners of War are shot to death by the North Korean Army.
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 17th of August, 2017.
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 17th of August, 2017. 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, 2017.
584 days have passed since this date.
50,461,200 seconds have passed since the 17th of August, 2017.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 58,871,400 times.
Since the 17th of August, 2017, earth has travelled approximately 26,037,979,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 8,410,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 4,339,663 steps. That's about 1,929 miles!
Since this date, 605,534 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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