Sunday October 17, 2010
A date scroll with Latin text from “The Extremes of Good and Evil” by Cicero, written in 45 BC.

October 17, 2010: Day of the Week

October 17, 2010 was the 290th day of the year 2010 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 75 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Sunday.

If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is dimanche.

A person born on this day will be 13 years old today. If that same person saved a Half dollar every day starting at age 7, then by now that person has accumulated $1,235.00 today.

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Here’s the October 2010 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 2010 calendar.

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Libra is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Opal is the modern birthstone for this month. Jasper is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Tiger is the mythical animal and Metal is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).

October 17, 2010 Historical Event(s)

2010
Mary MacKillop is canonized (in Rome) and becomes the first saint of Australia.

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