May 17, 2006: Day of the Week
May 17, 2006 was the 137th day of the year 2006 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 228 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 17 years old today. If that same person saved a Nickel every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $207.70 today.
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Here’s the May 2006 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 2006 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.
Dog 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).
May 17, 2006 Historical Event(s)
- 2006The aircraft carrier USS Oriskany is sunk in the Gulf of Mexico as an artificial reef.
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