May 17, 1969: Day of the Week
May 17, 1969 was the 137th day of the year 1969 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 228 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Saturday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is sábado.
A person born on this day will be 54 years old today. If that same person saved a Penny every day starting at age 7, then by now that person has accumulated $172.93 today.
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Here’s the May 1969 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1969 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.
Rooster 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).
May 17, 1969 Historical Event(s)
- 1969Venera program: Soviet Venera 6 begins its descent into the atmosphere of Venus, sending back atmospheric data before being crushed by pressure.
Who were born on May 17, 1969?
- 1969Alan Doyle, Canadian musician (Great Big Sea)
- 1969Tabatha Coffey, Australian hairstylist and television personality
- 1969Thom Filicia, American television personality
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