Friday January 17, 2020: Zodiac, Events, Birthdays and Holidays

US date format: 1/17/2020, UK date format: 17/1/2020

January 17th, 2020 was the 17th day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar, under the sign of Capricorn. The day of the week was Friday.

Onward, directed by Dan Scanlon, was one of the most viewed movie released in 2020

On TV people were watching Ragnarok.

The US president was Donald John Trump (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Boris Johnson (Conservative), Pope Francis was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

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January 17, 2020 Events

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January 17, 2020 Famous Birthdays

Other January 17th famous birthdays

  • Michelle Obama

    Barack Obama, a noted American lawyer and spouse to the Democratic Party nominee for President 2008, is a well-known American lawyer.

  • Jim Carrey

    Canadian-born comedian and actor.

  • Françoise Hardy

    French actress and chanson singer, most prominently in German films.

  • American light-heavyweight gold champion, and the only man to have won the heavyweight title of the world three times.

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January 17, 2020 Famous Deaths

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January 17, 2020 Zodiac

Western Zodiac - Astrological Sign

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Capricorn personality

Who should a Capricorn marry?

Babies born in January are either Capricorn or Aquarius. People born before January 19th are Capricorn, while people born from January 20th have the sign of Aquarius

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Chinese Zodiac

Rat chinese zodiac sign

Sign: Rat

Element: Metal

Rat personality

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January 17, 2020 Day of the Week and Calendar

What day of the week was January 17, 2020?

The day of the week was Friday.

January 17th marks the 16th day of the Gregorian calendar for the year 2020.

There are 349 days remaining until the end of the year. Calculate the number of days between two dates.


January 17, 2020 Holidays and Observances

What is special on January 17, 2020?


  • Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
  • Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed

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Release year: 2020

Directed by: Dan Scanlon

Starring: Chris Pratt, Tom Holland, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Octavia Spencer

Country: United States of America



Release year: 2020

Directed by: Stephen Gaghan

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Antonio Banderas, Michael Sheen, Jim Broadbent, Jessie Buckley, Emma Thompson, Rami Malek, John Cena, Kumail Nanjiani, Octavia Spencer, Ralph Fiennes, Tom Holland

Country: United States of America

The Grudge

The Grudge

Release year: 2020

Directed by: Nicolas Pesce

Starring: Andrea Riseborough, Lin Shaye, Betty Gilpin, Demian Bichir, John Cho, William Sadler, Jacki Weaver

Country: United States of America

The Hunt

The Hunt

Release year: 2020

Directed by: Craig Zobel

Starring: Betty Gilpin, Hilary Swank, Ike Barinholtz, Ethan Suplee, Emma Roberts

Country: United States of America

Disturbing the Peace

Disturbing the Peace

Release year: 2020

Directed by: York Alec Shackleton

Starring: Guy Pearce, Devon Sawa, Barbie Blank, Michael Bellisario

TV Series

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Release year: 2020

Directed by: Mikkel Brænne Sandemose



Release year: 2020

Directed by: Jillian Dale

The Outsider

The Outsider

Release year: 2020

Directed by: Brian A. Miller



Release year: 2019

Directed by: Gary Hustwit



Release year: 2019

Directed by: Brian A Miller

Birth chart on this day

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January 17, 2020 Lunar and Planetary phase

Lunar phase

Last Quarter

The moon phase for January 17, 2020 is Last Quarter.

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