17th of October, 2019

The 17th of October, 2019, fell on a Thursday. Day 290 of 2019. Decade: 2010s.

0 years, 3 months and 8 days have passed since the 17th of October, 2019.

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, 2019.

  • Greta Thunberg.

    Environmental activist Greta Thunberg was named as the Time Person of the Year in 2019.

  • 2019 in movies.

    Movies released in 2019 included Avengers: Endgame, The Irishman, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, Joker, John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum, Us, Aladdin, Captain Marvel, Toy Story 4 and The Lion King.

  • 2019 in music.

    The music charts in 2019 were dominated by the likes of Post Malone, Sam Smith & Normani, Ariana Grande, Lewis Capaldi, Tom Walker, Billie Eilish, Lil Nas X, Ed Sheeran, AJ Tracey, Tones and I, Dua Lipa, Halsey, Jonas Brothers and Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper.

Celebrity Birthdays

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

Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 0 years, 3 months and 8 days have passed since the 17th of October, 2019.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 42 of 2019.
  • Leap Year: 2019 was NOT a leap year.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1571266800.

Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 17th of October, 2019:

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 17th of October, 2019, will have the star sign Libra.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2019 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 17th of October, 2019 falls under the Raven.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Donald Trump was the President of the United States on the 17th of October, 2019.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 17th of October, 2019 was probably conceived around the 7th of January, 2019. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 17th of October, 2019 is the 26th of July, 2020. (Rough Estimate).

17th of October

Events that have occurred on the 17th of October:

  • 17th of October, 1992: Japanese exchange student Yoshihiro Hattori is shot dead in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, after going to the wrong house.
  • 17th of October, 2001: Israel's tourism minister Rehavam Ze'evi is assassinated.
  • 17th of October, 2000: Rock band Limp Bizkit release their album: Chocolate Starfish and the Hot Dog Flavored Water.
  • 17th of October, 2003: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003) is released in cinemas.

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Time Difference & Statistics

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

  • 100 days have passed since this date.
  • 8,643,600 seconds have passed since the 17th of October, 2019.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 10,084,200 times.
  • Since the 17th of October, 2019, earth has travelled approximately 4,460,097,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 1,440,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 743,350 steps. That's about 330 miles!
  • Since this date, 103,723 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!


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