May 17, 1954: Day of the Week
May 17, 1954 was the 137th day of the year 1954 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 228 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Monday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is lundi.
A person born on this day will be 69 years old today. If that same person saved a Quarter every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $5,785.50 today.
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Here’s the May 1954 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1954 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Taurus is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Emerald is the modern birthstone for this month. Sapphire is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
Horse is the mythical animal and Wood is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
May 17, 1954 Historical Event(s)
- 1954The United States Supreme Court hands down a unanimous decision in Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas.
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