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February 17th, 2021.

February 17th, 2021, was a Wednesday. It was day 48 of 2021. The decade was the 2020s.

9 months and 12 days have passed since February 17th, 2021.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Aquarius.

On this day.

What happened on February 17th, 2021?

  • American radio personality Rush Limbaugh passes away from cancer at the age of 70.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 9 months and 12 days have passed since February 17th, 2021.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 07 of 2021.
  • Leap Year: 2021 is NOT a leap year.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1613520000.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around February 17th, 2021.

  • January 18th, 2021: ESPN report that New York Mets General Manager Jared Porter sent over 60 unsolicited text messages to a female journalist.
  • January 19th, 2021: New York Mets General Manager Jared Porter is fired following revelations that he sent unsolicited text messages to a female journalist.
  • January 19th, 2021: Billionaire Elon Musk puts the hashtag #Bitcoin in his Twitter bio.
  • January 20th, 2021: Steve Bannon, Kodak Black and Lil Wayne are pardoned by President Trump during his last full day in office.
  • January 20th, 2021: Joe Biden is inaugurated as the 46th President of the United States.
  • January 22nd, 2021: "The Only Way Is Essex" star Mick Norcross is found dead at his home at the age of 57.
  • January 23rd, 2021: US talk show host Larry King passes away at the age of 87.
  • January 24th, 2021: Dustin Poirier defeats Conor McGregor at UFC 257.
  • January 25th, 2021: US President Joe Biden overturns Trump's ban on transgender US troops.
  • January 25th, 2021: Soccer: Chelsea sack manager Frank Lampard.
  • January 25th, 2021: Celebrity gossip websites report that Kourtney Kardashian and Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker are dating.
  • January 26th, 2021: Soccer: Thomas Tuchel becomes the new manager of Chelsea.
  • January 26th, 2021: The price of GameStop stock rises 92.7% due a short squeeze.
  • January 28th, 2021: Investment app Robinhood suspends trading on GameStop stock.
  • January 28th, 2021: The price of cryptocurrency "Dogecoin" reaches $0.07.
  • January 30th, 2021: Scottish musician Sophie Xeon dies from a fall at the age of 34.
  • February 1st, 2021: Actor Dustin Diamond, who played Screech in "Saved by the Bell", dies from cancer at the age of 44.
  • February 1st, 2021: The Burmese military seizes power in Myanmar.
  • February 1st, 2021: Industrial metal singer Marilyn Manson denies accusations of sexual, emotional and physical abuse.
  • February 2nd, 2021: Jeff Bezos announces that he will be stepping down as the CEO of Amazon.
  • February 2nd, 2021: The price of GameStop stock plunges by more than 50% following a short squeeze.
  • February 2nd, 2021: Revolut temporarily bans trading in GameStop and AMC stocks.
  • February 4th, 2021: US representative Marjorie Taylor Greene is thrown off two committees after being accused of spreading hateful and violent conspiracy theories.
  • February 5th, 2021: Read the standing orders: Video clips from a heated zoom meeting at the Handforth Parish Council go viral on the Internet.
  • February 5th, 2021: The documentary "Framing Britney Spears" is released.
  • February 5th, 2021: 20-year-old Youtuber Timothy Wilks is shot dead while filming a robbery prank video.
  • February 7th, 2021: Super Bowl LV: The Tampa Bay Buccaneers defeat the Kansas City Chiefs by 31-9.
  • February 8th, 2021: The price of Bitcoin hits a new all-time high after Tesla discloses that it has purchased $1.5 billion worth.
  • February 10th, 2021: The documentary "Crime Scene: The Vanishing at the Cecil Hotel" is released on Netflix.
  • February 11th, 2021: Bam Margera posts a series of Instagram videos indicating that he has broken his sobriety and that he has been fired from the filming of Jackass 4.
  • February 12th, 2021: Justin Timberlake apologizes following backlash after the airing of the documentary "Framing Britney Spears".
  • February 13th, 2021: Former US president Donald Trump is acquitted of incitement to insurrection at his second impeachment trial.
  • February 14th, 2021: Meghan Markle and Prince Harry announce they are expecting a second baby.
  • February 14th, 2021: Winter Storm Uri drops large amounts of snow across Texas and Oklahoma.
  • February 16th, 2021: Bitcoin reaches $50,000 for the first time.
  • This date: February 17th, 2021
  • February 19th, 2021: Kim Kardashian files for divorce from Kanye West after seven years of marriage.
  • February 19th, 2021: The film Nomadland is released.
  • February 19th, 2021: The LA County Sheriff's Department confirms that they are investigating singer Marilyn Manson due to allegations of domestic violence.
  • February 22nd, 2021: French music duo "Daft Punk" announce their retirement.
  • February 23rd, 2021: Golfer Tiger Woods is injured in a single-car accident in California.
  • February 27th, 2021: Anti-lockdown protests begin in Dublin, Ireland.
  • March 1st, 2021: Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy is found guilty of corruption.
  • March 3rd, 2021: 33-year-old English woman Sarah Everard goes missing in South London.
  • March 7th, 2021: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are interviewed on the Oprah Winfrey show.
  • March 8th, 2021: Former police officer Derek Chauvin goes on trial for the murder of George Floyd in May, 2020.
  • March 9th, 2021: Piers Morgan storms off the breakfast programme "Good Morning Britain" after he is criticized for his comments on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.
  • March 10th, 2021: The body of 33-year-old English woman Sarah Everard is found near Ashford, Kent.
  • March 12th, 2021: Metropolitan Police officer Wayne Couzens is charged with the murder of Sarah Everard in London.
  • March 15th, 2021: Several countries in the EU temporarily halt the roll-out of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine due to fears about blood clotting.
  • March 16th, 2021: German race driver Sabine Schmitz passes away from cancer at the age of 51.
  • March 16th, 2021: 8 people are killed during a series of shootings at three massage parlors in Atlanta.
  • March 19th, 2021: UFC fighter Khabib Nurmagomedov announces his retirement.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on February 17th, 2021, will have the star sign Aquarius.
  • Aquarius is the star sign for this date in both the old and the new system.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2021 is the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 6.
  • Native American Zodiac: February 17th, 2021 falls under the Otter.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of February will have the birthstone Amethyst.
  • Birth flower (February): The Violet and the Primrose.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

Black-ish
Black-ish
A sitcom about an upper class African-American family.

The Walking Dead
The Walking Dead
Post-apocalyptic horror series with zombies.

Grey's Anatomy
Grey's Anatomy
Medical drama television series.

Kids' TV shows on February 17th, 2021.

Cartoons and TV shows that children and teenagers were watching on this day in 2021.

The Loud House
The Loud House

Horrid Henry
Horrid Henry

Popular toys and games in 2021.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2021.

The PlayStation 5
The PlayStation 5

The Xbox Series X
The Xbox Series X

Celebrity birthdays.

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

Michael Jordan

Basketball player.
Born on February 17th, 1963
He turned 58 on this day in 2021.

Paris Hilton

Socialite.
Born on February 17th, 1981
She turned 40 on this day in 2021.

Ed Sheeran

Singer.
Born on February 17th, 1991
He turned 30 on this day in 2021.

US President.

Joe Biden was the President of the United States on February 17th, 2021.

UK Prime Minister.

Boris Johnson was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on February 17th, 2021.

Irish Taoiseach.

Micheál Martin was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on February 17th, 2021 was most likely conceived around May 27th, 2020.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on February 17th, 2021 is close to November 10th, 2021.

Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about February 17th, 2021.

  • A total of 287 days have passed since this date.
  • 41 weeks have passed.
  • 24,796,800 seconds have passed since the February 17th, 2021.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 28,929,600 times.
  • Since February 17th, 2021, the earth has travelled approximately 12,795,148,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 4,132,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 2,132,525 steps. That's about 948 miles!
  • Since this date, 297,562 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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