This is an in-depth look at all the fascinating facts about May 17, 1999 ποΈ that you should know. If your birthday is on this date, prepare to get your mind blown π€―.
Among the information you’ll find below: western astrology zodiac sign & symbol meanings, your zodiac animal and its characteristics, numerology, as well as amazing things that happened when you were born – from major world and sporting events to the most popular song on your birthday, #1 movie in theaters, your birthstone, celebrities who share your date of birth and much more!
We hope this page will help you understand yourself better. Let’s go.
π Day of Week
May 17th in 1999 was a Monday and was the 137th day of the 5th month of 1999 in the Georgian calendar. It was also the 78th day of Spring and there was 15 days left until Summer. The next time you can reuse 1999 calendar will be in 2021. Both calendars will be exactly the same.
βοΈ 2nd quarter of the year
β‘οΈ The 78th day of Spring
β³ This date was 8,189 days ago
πͺ Zodiac sign for this date is Taurus
ποΈ May 17, 1999 was a Monday
π In 2022, May 17 is on a Wednesday
β May 17, 1999 in Roman numerals: V XVII MCMXCIX (mm dd yyyy)
π My Birthday
You were born in the Spring of 1999 on a Monday. You are 22 years old, and according to the Chineze Zodiac, it was the Year of the Rabbit. You have been alive for . If you have been sleeping 8 hours daily since birth, then you have slept a total of 2,730 days or 7.48 years. This equals to about 33% of your life. There were 278 π full moons after you were born up to this day.
β±οΈ You are 11,792,193 minutes old
β³ You have been alive: 196,536 hours
βοΈ You’ve been alive
π Your birth sign is Taurus
π You were born in the Year of the Rabbit
β Age on next birthday: 23 years old
Being born in 1999 makes you a part of Millennials Generation. There are six different generations: G.I. Generation, Silent Generation, Baby Boomers, Generation X, Millennials, and Generation Z. The generation you are born into makes an impact on your life.
Millennials, also known as Generation Y, are born between 1980 and 1995. Millennial grew up using electronics, the Internet and online social communities. They are tech-savvy, family-centric, achievement-oriented, curious, usually wanting instant gratification and recognition. This generation possesses many characteristics that are unique in comparison to past generations.
Your birthday numbers are 5, 17 and 1999, which reveal that your Life Path number is 5. Your zodiac sign is Taurus with a ruling planet Venus. Your birthstone is the Emerald, and your birth flower is the Lily of the valley.
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ππ Next Birthday
Your next birthday is in . Your birthday will be on a Wednesday and your 24th birthday will be on a Wednesday. Below is a countdown to your next birthday. It’s accurate and is automatically updated.
β° FUN FACT: Your first billionth (1,000,000,000) second will happen sometime on January 23, 2031.
πͺ What’s my zodiac sign?
There are 12 astrological signs, also known as signs of the zodiac, each with its own set of strengths, challenges, moods, patterns, relationships, and more. Your zodiac sign reflects the position of the sun when you were born and is the biggest influence on your life and personality in Astrology.
People who are born on May 17 in 1999 have an zodiac sign of Taurus ♉. Taurus are reliable, practical and patient. They like to work with their hands and will spend as much time on any given task as is necessary.
According to Chinese Zodiac calendar, being born in 1999 means your zodiac animal is a Rabbit. The Chinese zodiac is based on a 12-year cycle, with each year in a cycle related to an animal sign. A zodiac system has existed in Chinese culture for more than 2,000 years ago. Much like zodiac signs, the Chinese zodiac animal has attributes and significance attached. The animal ruling a person birth year has a great influence on personality, and destiny.
People born in the year of the Rabbit are popular because they are sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose out on chances. This year (2021) is the year of the Ox.
The ruling planet of Taurus is Venus. There are 10 major planets, each represent a different set of qualities and characteristics, and rule over a different part of our lives β each bringing with them their own unique vibes. Knowing the planets and their effects on your life is just as important as knowing your sign. They all affect us differently, and knowing the areas of life they govern is critical to understanding your horoscope.
Venus governs your romantic relationships, who you attract, how you attract them, your social skills, how affectionate you are, what you consider beautiful, what you want in a partner, and how you interact with others. It also oversees money β both spending and receiving (earning).
Venus is a planet of luck and good fortune, but not as much as Jupiter. It is always found in the same sign as your Sun, or the two signs directly before or after.
If you were born when Venus was retrograde, you're most comfortable around the people you know. Your finances might be limited when you're younger, but will increase as you age. The same rules apply to your love life as to your finances.
If you were born when Venus was stationary, you have a very active social life, finding love is very important, and you have the potential for financial success.
πͺ Zodiac sign: Taurus – ♉
π Zodiac animal: Rabbit
π Ruling Planet: Venus β
π¨ Zodiac Element: Air
β Zodiac Quality: Cardinal
πΆLife Path number
The Life Path number is similar to your zodiac sign. These numbers are used to offer insight into your greater purpose, including strengths, weaknesses, personality, talents, and ambitions. Your Life Path number also exposes the tone of your experiences, and why events occur past, present, and future.
If you were born on May 17, 1999, your Life Path number is 5. The Life Path 5 suggests that you entered this plane with a highly progressive mindset, with the attitude and skills to make the world a better place. Fives are a whirlwind of energy, constantly in need of change and stimulation. The values of fives are adventure, movement, change, while the challenges are to find some kind of daily structure that works for you.
π΅ Your birthday song
The number one song in the US on the day of your birth was "Livin' La Vida Loca" by Ricky Martin. (Billboard Hot 100 – May 17, 1999). Ask your parents if they remember this song.
According to a internet myth the song that was topping the charts on your 14th birthday is the one that defines your entire life. The #1 song on your 14th birthday was "Can't Hold Us" by Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Ray Dalton. On your 18th birthday the number one song was "I'm The One" by DJ Khaled Featuring Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance The Rapper & Lil Wayne, and on your 21st birthday it was [Not available]. No song matches found..
The number 1 DJ in the world was Paul Oakenfold followed by Carl Cox and Sasha according to DJ Mag.
π Celebrity birthdays on this day
Below are famous people and celebrities born on May 17, 1999. We could not find a celebrity that shares a birthday with you. However, we update our database constantly, and invite you to check back later to see if we found someone with the same birthday..
π Holidays on May 17
No major holidays found for this date.
π The world on this day
Bill Clinton (Democratic) was the president of the United States and the world population was approximately 6.07 billion, according to census.gov.
Generations can be hard to define. We tend to combine huge groups of people into arbitrary categories based on the decades in which they were born and the presumably shared set of cultural traits that shaped their lives and experiences.
Every decade sees a lot of change, no matter the country, no matter the cause. The 1990s are no exception to this - it saw a lot of political change worldwide, changes in the music scene and, as the decade came to an end, a major change in the way we use computing systems. Let's look back and see how influential this decade was, from the fun times to the hard times.
In 1991 Soviet Union dissolved along with the KGB, hit TV shows Seinfeld and Cheers ended their run, teen pop music became popular with the likes of Spice Girls, Backstreet Boys, Britney Spears, *NSYNC, and Destinyβs Child. The '90s gave birth to the best-selling gaming console Super Nintendo Entertainment System.
A unified Europe came together in 1993 with the creation of the European Union, O.J. Simpsonβs trial happened, rapper Tupac Shakur and Christopher Wallace, a.k.a The Notorious B.I.G. was shot and killed, and Oklahoma City Bombing happened on April 15, 1995. NASA's Pathfinder spacecraft landed on Mars on July 4, 1997 and Titanic shattered box office records in 1997
There were an estimated 130,704,749 babies born throughout the world in 1999. In 1999, the most popular baby name was Emily for girls and Jacob for boys, according to Social Security Administration.
The most popular movie in 1999 was Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace directed by George Lucas starring Ewan McGregor, Liam Neeson, Natalie Portman. Shenmue developed by Sega AM2.
π Historical events on May 17th
Below are some of the most important events that happened on May 17, 1999.
1527 – Pαnfilo de Narvαez departs Spain to explore Florida with 600 men - by 1536 only 4 survive.
1792 – 24 merchants form New York Stock Exchange at 70 Wall Street.
1803 – John Hawkins & Richard French patent the Reaping Machine.
π Sports in 1999
Denver Broncos beat Atlanta Falcons (34 - 19) to win Super Bowl XXXIII on January 31, 1999 in Miami, FL.
New York Yankees beat Atlanta Braves (4 - 0)
San Antonio Spurs beat New York Knicks (4 - 1)
Dallas Stars beat Buffalo Sabres (4 - 2)
In the 1999 US Open Tennis Championships, Andre Agassi defeated Todd Martin (6-4, 6-7(5-7), 6-7(2-7), 6-3, 6-2) to win men's singles title. Serena Williams beat Martina Hingis (6-3, 7-6(7-4)) to become US Open women's singles champion.
In the 1999 Wimbledon Championships, Pete Sampras defeated Andre Agassi (6-3, 6-4, 7-5) to win men's singles title. Lindsay Davenport beat Steffi Graf (6-4, 7-5) to become Wimbledon women's singles champion.
In the 1999 French Open (Roland-Garros), Andre Agassi defeated Andrei Medvedev (1-6, 2-6, 6-4, 6-3, 6-4) to win men's singles title. Steffi Graf beat Martina Hingis (4-6, 7-5, 6-2) to become French Open women's singles champion.
In the 1999 Australian Open, Yevgeny Kafelnikov defeated Thomas Enqvist (4-6, 6-0, 6-3, 7-6(7-1)) to win men's singles title. Martina Hingis beat Amιlie Mauresmo (6-2, 6-3) to become Australian Open women's singles champion.
Birthstones are gems that are associated with a birth month, each stone has a unique meaning and significance.
The birthstone for May 17, 1999 is Emerald. Emerald was one of Cleopatra's favorite gems. She used emeralds to increase the power of her magnetism and inspire devotion. The birthstone for this year (2021) is Opal and Tourmaline.
πΌ Birth flower
Everyone knows about their zodiac sign, but few people are familiar with their birth flower. In the same way that we have a unique birthstone associated with each month, every month has a birth flower that has its own special meaning.
The birth flower for May is Lily of the valley. Lily of the valley is said to represent purity, humility and sweetness. It also symbolizes a 'return to happiness'.
πΎ It’s my birthday quotes
'It takes a long time to become young.' - Pablo Picasso
π FUN FACT: How do you say 'Happy Birthday' in German? 'Alles Gute zum Geburtstag'.
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π¬ Birthday messages
'Don't just count your years, make your years count.'
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It’s my birthday wishes
'Wishing you a beautiful day with good health and happiness forever. Happy birthday!'
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