December 17th, 1936.

December 17th, 1936, was a Thursday. It was day 352 of 1936. The decade was the 1930s.

85 years, 7 months and 30 days have passed since December 17th, 1936.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Sagittarius.


Born on December 17th, 1936.

People who were born on this exact date.


News topics, fads & culture.

These are trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are topics that would have been in the media on December 17th, 1936.

  • The Great Depression.

    The Great Depression.

    A severe worldwide economic depression was occurring during this period of time.


Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 85 years, 7 months and 30 days have passed since December 17th, 1936.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 51 of 1936.
  • Leap Year: 1936 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Age: A person born on December 17th, 1936 will be 85 years old.
  • Generation: People born in 1936 belong to the Silent Generation generation.
Zodiac info

Horoscope, birthstone and birth flower information.

Zodiac and birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on December 17th, 1936, will have the star sign Sagittarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1936 was the year of the Rat (Yang Wood).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 3.
  • Native American Zodiac: December 17th, 1936 falls under the Owl.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.
  • Birth flower (December): The Narcissus and the Holly.

Personality traits.

Check out our personality summary for people who were born on December 17th, 1936.

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Children TV shows

Kids' TV shows on December 17th, 1936.

Cartoons and TV shows that children and teenagers were watching on this day in 1936.

Looney Tunes
Looney Tunes


Popular toys and games in 1936.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 1936.

Dimestore soldiers
Dimestore soldiers

Were you born on this date?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 1936.

This is because humans find it difficult to retrieve memories from their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then you should check out December 17th, 1942 instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays.

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

Bill Pullman

Born on December 17th, 1953
He was born exactly 17 years after this date.

Chuck Liddell

MMA fighter.
Born on December 17th, 1969
He was born exactly 33 years after this date.

Manny Pacquiao

Born on December 17th, 1978
He was born exactly 42 years after this date.

Chelsea Manning

Born on December 17th, 1987
She was born exactly 51 years after this date.


US President.

Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the President of the United States on December 17th, 1936.


UK Prime Minister.

Stanley Baldwin was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on December 17th, 1936.


Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on December 17th, 1936 was most likely conceived around March 26th, 1936.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on December 17th, 1936 is close to September 9th, 1937.

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Stats for December 17th, 1936

Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about December 17th, 1936.

  • A total of 31,289 days have passed since this date.
  • 4,469 weeks have passed.
  • 2,703,366,000 seconds have passed since the December 17th, 1936.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 3,153,927,000 times.
  • Since December 17th, 1936, the Earth has travelled approximately 1,394,936,856,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 450,561,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 232,489,476 steps. That's about 103,329 miles!
  • Since this date, 32,440,392 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere!

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