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About July 17th, 2020, in brief:

  • Day of the week: July 17th, 2020 was a Friday
  • Zodiac Sign: Cancer (in western zodiac), Rat (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Phyllis Diller, David Hasselhoff
  • Moon Phase: New Moon
  • Popular movie: Dolittle directed by Stephen Gaghan

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What day of the week was July 17, 2020?

July 17, 2020 was a Friday and it was the 199th day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar.

July 17, 2020 can also be written as 7/17/2020 in the US and as 17/7/2020 in UK and Europe.

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

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for July 17th is Cancer.

Cancer is the 4th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between June 21st and July 22nd belong to the Cancer sign: discover Cancer personality and who should a Cancer marry.

Babies born in July are either Cancer or Leo. People born before July 22nd are Cancer, while people born from July 23rd have the sign of Leo.

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

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

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

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The moon phase on July 17, 2020 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on July 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 July 17, 2020 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 3% full, rising at 02:44 am and setting at 06:56 pm.

The previous full moon was on Jul 05, 2020 while the next full moon would come on Aug 03, 2020.

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Who was born on July 17, 2020?

Whose famous birthday is on July 17th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on July 17th:

  • Phyllis Diller
    Phyllis Diller

    American comedian who burst onto the stage in san francisco in 1954 wearing a sequined minidress, an orange fright-wig and gold ankle-high...

  • David Hasselhoff
    David Hasselhoff

    David hasselhoff is a tv actor known for his roles in 'knight rider' and 'baywatch'.

  • Mithun Chakraborty
    Mithun Chakraborty

    Mithun chakraborty is an indian actor known for his work in bollywood films, particularly in the 1980s and 1990s.

  • Mélanie Thierry
    Mélanie Thierry

    French actress on stage and in film, most well-known for her role as aurora (babylon a.d.

  • Donald Sutherland
    Donald Sutherland

    Canadian-american actor who has been onscreen since 1963 as a variety lead and character roles, from tv series to the stage.

  • Diahann Carroll
    Diahann Carroll

    American actress, singer and recording artist.

  • Lucie Arnaz
    Lucie Arnaz

    American actress, and a member of a distinguished family.

  • Eric Winter
    Eric Winter

    American actor and model.

  • Art Linkletter
    Art Linkletter

    Canadian entertainer.

  • James Cagney
    James Cagney

    American actor who often played the role of the tough guy or gangster.

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How old is someone born on July 17, 2020?

Someone born on July 17, 2020 is:

4 years and 3 days old,

or 48 months and 3 days old,

or 209 weeks and 1 day old,

or 1464 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 July 17, 2020?

There are 362 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Thursday July 17th 2025.

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

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

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

Famous people died on July 17, 2020:

  • Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya

    Russian-australian pair skater (b. 2000).

  • John Lewis

    American politician and civil rights leader.

  • Pierfrancesco Grossi
  • Zizi Jeanmaire
  • Volodymyr Lozyns'kyj
  • James Innell Packer
  • Silvio Marzolini
  • Ron Tauranac
  • Zenon Grocholewski
  • John Byng-Hall
  • Gian Franco Anedda
  • Derek Ho
  • Enrico Ganni

What famous deaths happened on July 17th?

Famous deaths on July 17th:

  • Billie Holiday
    Billie Holiday

    American blues and jazz singer "lady day", aeur whose unsurpassed voice was the essence jazz.

  • Elaine Stritch
    Elaine Stritch

    American actress with a varied and long career.

  • Walter Cronkite
    Walter Cronkite

    American broadcaster.

  • Geraldine Fitzgerald
    Geraldine Fitzgerald

    Dublin, ireland -- actress (pawnbroker and easy money).

  • Anastasia Romanov

    Grand Duchess Anastasia Romanov was the youngest daughter of Tsar Nicholas II of Russia, who was executed during the Russian Revolution.

  • Katheren Graham

    Publisher of The Washington Post during the Watergate scandal.

  • Dorothia Dix

    Advocate for the mentally ill and pioneer in mental health reform.

  • John Coltrane

    American musician, jazz clarinetist, saxophonist, composer, and recording artist.

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Who was the US President on July 17, 2020?

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

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

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

Who was the Pope on July 17, 2020?

On July 17, 2020 the Pope was Francis.


What is special about July 17th?

July 17th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 17th day of the month of July. 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 July 17th, such as:

  • 2019 - 2018-19 kivu ebola epidemic - the world health organisation has declared the latest ebola outbreak in the eastern democratic republic of the congo as a public health emergency of international concern.
  • 2018 - Gaza-israel conflict, 2018 gaza border protests. the israel defense forces have been instructed to prepare for an extensive military offensive in gaza in the event that hamas demands to stop rocket attacks, incendiary and flaming kite launches are not met by friday.
  • 2017 - Moro conflict: new kidnappings, a jailbreak plague sulu province in the south of mindanao in philippines.

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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 July 2020?

July 2020 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with July being the 7th 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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