February 17 Holidays

February 17 Holidays & National Days & Fun Days | February 17 Calendar

February 17th Daily Holidays include:

  • Analog to Digital TV Day
  • Champion Crab Races Day
  • My Way Day
  • National Cabbage Day
  • National Cafe Au Lait Day
  • National Caregivers Day – February 17, 2023 (Third Friday in February)
  • National Indian Pudding Day
  • National PTA Founders Day
  • National Public Science Day
  • Random Acts of Kindness Day
  • Who Shall I Be Day
  • World Human Spirit Day
  • World Information Architecture Day – February 17, 2023 (Third Friday in February)

February 17: Famous Birthdays

  • February 17, 1864 – Andrew Barton “Banjo” Paterson, Australian poet (Waltzing Matilda, The Man from Snowy River) (d. 1941)
  • February 17, 1925 – Hal Holbrook, American actor (All the President’s Men, Mark Twain)
  • February 17, 1954 – Rene Russo, American actress
  • February 17, 1962 – Lou Diamond Phillips, American actor
  • February 17, 1963 – Michael Jordan, American basketball player
  • February 17, 1972 – Billie Joe Armstrong, singer/musician (Green Day)

February 17: Astrological Sign

The Astrological Sign for February 17 is Aquarius.

February Birthstone:

The Birthstone for February is Amethyst.

  • Born in February? Amethyst is your birthstone! This purple quartz has been admired for centuries. Its range of hues, from light lavender to deep purple, can be cut into many shapes and sizes. It can be mined or created in a lab. Amethyst is said to bring calm, wisdom, and peace. It’s also thought to bring its wearer good luck.


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