January 17, 1979: Day of the Week
January 17, 1979 was the 17th day of the year 1979 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 348 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Wednesday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is miércoles.
A person born on this day will be 44 years old today. If that same person saved a Nickel every day starting at age 5, then by now that person has accumulated $724.60 today.
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Here’s the January 1979 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1979 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Capricorn is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Garnet is the modern birthstone for this month. Emerald is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
Who was born on January 17, 1979?
- 1979Oleg Lisogor, Ukrainian swimmer
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