January 17th, 1899.

January 17th, 1899, was a Tuesday. It was day 17 of 1899. The decade was the 1890s.

124 years, 2 months and 2 days have passed since January 17th, 1899.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Capricorn.


Born on January 17th, 1899.

People who were born on this exact date.


Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 124 years, 2 months and 2 days have passed since January 17th, 1899.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 03 of 1899.
  • Leap Year: 1899 was not a leap year.
  • Age: A person born on January 17th, 1899 will be 124 years old.
  • Generation: People born in 1899 belong to the Lost Generation generation.
Zodiac info

Horoscope, birthstone, and birth flower information.

Zodiac and birthstone information.

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on January 17th, 1899, will have the star sign Capricorn.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1899 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 9.
  • Native American Zodiac: January 17th, 1899 falls under the Goose.
  • Birthstone: A person during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.
  • Birth flower (January): The Carnation and the Snowdrop.
Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures, and other notable people who were born on January 17th.

Betty White

Actress. Deceased
Born on January 17th, 1922
She was born exactly 23 years after this date.

Muhammad Ali

Boxer. Deceased
Born on January 17th, 1942
He was born exactly 43 years after this date.

Mick Taylor

Born on January 17th, 1949
He was born exactly 50 years after this date.

Jim Carrey

Born on January 17th, 1962
He was born exactly 63 years after this date.

Michelle Obama

First Lady.
Born on January 17th, 1964
She was born exactly 65 years after this date.

Zooey Deschanel

Born on January 17th, 1980
She was born exactly 81 years after this date.

Calvin Harris

Born on January 17th, 1984
He was born exactly 85 years after this date.

Marnie Simpson

English TV personality.
Born on January 17th, 1992
She was born exactly 93 years after this date.

Maxwell Frost

US politician.
Born on January 17th, 1997
He was born exactly 98 years after this date.

Jake Paul

Born on January 17th, 1997
He was born exactly 98 years after this date.


US President.

William McKinley was the President of the United States on January 17th, 1899.


UK Prime Minister.

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.


Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on January 17th, 1899 was most likely conceived around April 26th, 1898.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on January 17th, 1899 is close to October 10th, 1899.

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Stats for January 17th, 1899

Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about January 17th, 1899.

  • A total of 45,352 days have passed since this date.
  • 6,478 weeks have passed.
  • 3,918,411,279 seconds have passed since the January 17th, 1899.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 4,571,479,826 times.
  • Since January 17th, 1899, the Earth has travelled approximately 2,021,900,219,964 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 653,068,547 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 336,983,370 steps. That's about 149,770 miles!
  • Since this date, 47,020,935 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere!
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