17th of May, 2019

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 17th of May, 2019, will fall on a Friday.
  • Decade: 2010s.
  • 21 days will pass between now and the 17th of May, 2019.
  • Week Number: This date will occur during Week 20 of 2019.
  • Day 137 of 2019.
  • Leap Year: 2019 is NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2019 is the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 17th of May, 2019 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
  • American Format: 05-17-2019 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 2019-05-17. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20190517" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1558047600.


National holidays and famous events that fall on the 17th of May:

  • Constitution Day (Norway)

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • If your baby is due on the 17th of May, 2019, then the date of conception was probably around the 7th of August, 2018. (Rough Estimate).
  • A baby that is conceived on the 17th of May, 2019, will be due on the 24th of February, 2020. (Rough Estimate).

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 17th of May:

  • 17th of May, 1974: 33 people are killed when the UVF detonate four car bombs in Dublin and Monaghan in Ireland.
  • 17th of May, 1984: Michael Silka kills nine people during a spree shooting in Manley Hot Springs, Alaska.
  • 17th of May, 1990: The World Health Organization removes homosexuality from its list of diseases.
  • 17th of May, 1995: A U.S. Army veteran called Shawn Nelson goes on a tank rampage in San Diego, California
  • 17th of May, 2000: The last episode of "Beverly Hills, 90210" is aired.
  • 17th of May, 2006: The 2006 UEFA Champions League Final is held between Barcelona and Arsenal. Barcelona win 2-1.
  • 17th of May, 2009: The alpha version of Minecraft is released on the PC.
  • 17th of May, 2011: The video game "L.A. Noire" is released.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 17th of May:


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 17th of May, 2019.

  • 21 days will pass between now and the 17th of May, 2019.
  • 1,814,400 seconds will pass between now and the 17th of May, 2019.
  • Between now and then, your heart will beat 2,116,800 times.
  • Between now and the 17th of May, 2019, earth will travel approximately 936,230,400 miles through space.
  • Between now and then, your eyes will blink 302,400 times.
  • Between now and then, you will take 156,038 steps. That's about 69 miles!
  • 21,773 meteors will enter the earth's atmosphere between now and then!


Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Friday" in other languages is:

  • German: Freitag.
  • French: Vendredi.
  • Italian: Venerdi.
  • Spanish: Viernes.
  • Portuguese: Sexta-feira.


What does the 17th of May, 2019 mean to you? Will you be finishing school? Are you due to give birth? Will you be going on holidays?

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