January 17, 2008: Day of the Week
January 17, 2008 was the 17th day of the year 2008 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 349 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is jeudi.
A person born on this day will be 15 years old today. If that same person saved a Quarter every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $858.00 today.
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Here’s the January 2008 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 2008 calendar.
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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.
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Pig is the mythical animal and Fire is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
January 17, 2008 Historical Event(s)
- 2008British Airways Flight 38 crash lands just short of London Heathrow Airport in England with no fatalities. It is the first complete hull loss of a Boeing 777.
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