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About April 17th, 2020, in brief:

  • Day of the week: April 17th, 2020 was a Friday
  • Zodiac Sign: Aries (in western zodiac), Rat (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Victoria Beckham, William Holden
  • Moon Phase: Last Quarter
  • Popular movie: Dolittle directed by Stephen Gaghan

More about April 17th, 2020? See below for more news and curiosities on April 17th, 2020.


What day of the week was April 17, 2020?

April 17, 2020 was a Friday and it was the 108th day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar.

April 17, 2020 can also be written as 4/17/2020 in the US and as 17/4/2020 in UK and Europe.

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April 17, 2020: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for April 17th is Aries.

Aries is the 1st sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between March 21st and April 19th belong to the Aries sign: discover Aries personality and who should a Aries marry.

Babies born in April are either Aries or Taurus. People born before April 19th are Aries, while people born from April 20th have the sign of Taurus.

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April 17, 2020: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for April 17, 2020 is Rat and the associated element is Metal.

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April 17, 2020: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on April 17, 2020 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on April 17, 2020 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on April 17, 2020 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 15% full, rising at 04:07 am and setting at 03:29 pm.

The previous full moon was on Apr 08, 2020 while the next full moon would come on May 07, 2020.

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Who was born on April 17, 2020?

Whose famous birthday is on April 17th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on April 17th:

  • Victoria Beckham
    Victoria Beckham

    Posh is a british singer, who was also one of the spice girls.

  • William Holden
    William Holden

    William holden was an american actor known for his roles in classic films such as sunset boulevard and the bridge on the river kwai.

  • Jennifer Garner
    Jennifer Garner

    American actress and film producer.

  • Roddy Piper
    Roddy Piper

    Roddy piper was a professional wrestler known for his time in the wwe and for his iconic feud with hulk hogan.

  • Sean Bean
    Sean Bean

    Sean bean is an english actor known for his roles in the lord of the rings and game of thrones.

  • Olivia Hussey
    Olivia Hussey

    Argentinean-british actress, who made her acting debut at 16 with her beautiful, doe-eyed beauty in "romeo and juliet.

  • Rooney Mara
    Rooney Mara

    Rooney mara is an american actress known for her roles in films such as the girl with the dragon tattoo and carol.

  • James Last
    James Last

    German musician, bandleader, composer, arranger.

  • Adam McKay
    Adam McKay

    Adam mckay is a writer and director known for his work on comedy films such as anchorman, step brothers, and the other guys.

  • Nicholas D'Agosto
    Nicholas D'Agosto

    American film and television actor.

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How old is someone born on April 17, 2020?

Someone born on April 17, 2020 is:

4 years 2 months old,

or 50 months and 27 days old,

or 221 weeks and 2 days old,

or 1549 days old,

Use our How old am I? Calculator to know the age of a person today or use the Age Calculator to determine the interval between two dates.

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on April 17, 2020?

There are 277 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Thursday April 17th 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on April 17, 2020?

You belong to the Gen Alpha generation if you were born on April 17, 2020.

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April 17, 2020: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on April 17, 2020:

  • Ellakate Jones

    Pioneering scientist known for groundbreaking research in the field of genetics.

  • Nixxon Brown

    Pioneering scientist who made groundbreaking discoveries in the field of biotechnology.

  • Bennie G. Adkins

    Bennie G. Adkins was a soldier and politician who received the Medal of Honor for his actions during the Vietnam War.

  • Abba Kyari

    Nigerian businessman and former Chief of Staff to the President of Nigeria.

  • Giuseppe Guarino
  • Carlos Contreras Guillaume
  • Corrado Lamberti
  • Sergio Fantoni
  • Domenico Lo Vasco
  • Giuseppi Logan
  • Iris Love
  • Jesús Vaquero
  • Norman Hunter
  • Ton Bakhuis
  • Enrico Comba

What famous deaths happened on April 17th?

Famous deaths on April 17th:

  • Deanna Durbin
    Deanna Durbin

    American actress and singer who made her debut film at the age of 14.

  • Kitty Carlisle
    Kitty Carlisle

    American actress, singer, socialite, and game show panelist (d. 2007).

  • Doris Roberts
    Doris Roberts

    American actress (b. 1925).

  • Michael Sarrazin
    Michael Sarrazin

    Michael sarrazin was a canadian actor known for his roles in films such as 'they shoot horses, don't they?' and 'the flim-flam man'.

  • Eva Novak
    Eva Novak

    Actress (medicine man), passes away at 90 from pneumonia.

  • Gabriel García Márquez

    Gabriel García Márquez was a Colombian novelist, short-story writer, screenwriter, and journalist, known for his novels and short stories,...

  • Axiel Márquez

    Axiel Márquez was a Colombian novelist, short-story writer, screenwriter and journalist, known for his novels such as One Hundred Years of...

  • Benjerman Franklin

    Founding Father of the United States and successful businessman.

  • Biju Patnaik

    Biju Patnaik was an Indian politician who served as the Chief Minister of Odisha for two terms and played a crucial role in the formation of...

  • Jesua Garcia

    Pioneering researcher in the field of genetics.

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Who was the US President on April 17, 2020?

On April 17, 2020 the US President was Donald John Trump (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 17, 2020?

On April 17, 2020 the UK Prime Minister was Boris Johnson (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on April 17, 2020?

On April 17, 2020 the Pope was Francis.


What is special about April 17th?

April 17th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 17th day of the month of April. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on April 17th, such as:

  • 2019 - Russian military intervention in ukraine
  • 2018 - Syrian civil war - american-led intervention in civil war in syria: president donald trump and his administration are looking at replacing u.s. military forces with an arab force in syria.
  • 2017 - American pipeline operator williams partners agreed to sell an oil refinery in louisiana to nova chemicals, a canadian chemical company, for $2.1 billion.

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What happened in 2020?

2020 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Iranian General Qasem Soleimani is killed by an American airstrike near Baghdad International Airport, igniting global concerns of a potential armed conflict.
  • Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 crashes immediately after takeoff at Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport; all 176 on board are killed. The plane was shot down by an Iranian anti-aircraft missile.
  • Taal Volcano in the Philippines erupts, and kills 39 people.

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What was the calendar for April 2020?

April 2020 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with April being the 4th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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