Wednesday May 01, 2019

US date format: 5/1/2019, UK date format: 1/5/2019

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 1, 2019). The US president was Donald John Trump (Republican). State of the Union, directed by Frank Capra, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2019 On TV people were watching The Code.
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State of the Union

Directed by: Frank Capra

Starring: Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Van Johnson, Angela Lansbury

Country: United States of America

Sunrise in Heaven

Directed by: Waymon Boone

Starring: Caylee Cowan, Corbin Bernsen, Dee Wallace, Erin Bethea

The Village

Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan

Starring: Sigourney Weaver, William Hurt, Joaquin Phoenix, Bryce Dallas Howard


Directed by: François Valla

Starring: Jérémie Duvall, Jules Pélissier, Lola Le Lann, Karidja Touré

Bundy and the Green River Killer

Directed by: Andrew Jones

Starring: Rahel Kapsaski, Emma Stacey, Lara Goodison, Mark Homer


Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 01, 2019?


  • Saint James the Less.
  • Saint Sigismund of Burgundy.
  • Saint Florine
  • Saint Augustin Schoeffer
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  • The UK Parliament declares "an environment and climate emergency." (CNN)
  • British Prime Minister Theresa May fires Gavin Williamson as Secretary of State for Defence, following the leaking of information relating to a National Security Council meeting, regarding the security risk posed by Chinese multinational telecommunications company Huawei. Secretary of State for International Development Penny Mordaunt is appointed the first-ever female British Defence Secretary. (The Guardian) (Evening Standard)
  • Fiona Onasanya, the member of the UK Parliament for Peterborough, is removed from her position following a successful recall petition in the wake of her conviction for perverting the course of justice, becoming the first MP in the country's history to lose their seat in this manner. A by-election will be called to elect a replacement MP. (BBC)
  • Russian President Vladimir Putin signs the Internet Sovereignty Billru into law. The bill has drawn fierce criticism from civil society groups over fears that it would lead Russia to establish an isolated internet landscape. (The Moscow Times)
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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in those months ?

The Code

Directed by: Mimi Leder

Fake News

Directed by: Michael Linn

What We Do in the Shadows

Directed by: Jemaine Clement

The Enemy Within

Directed by: Jonathan Darby

Lessons in Love

Financial News

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  • Disney and Universal Shore Up Their Benches Alan Bergman was promoted to co-chairman of Walt Disney Studios, and Alan Horn, chairman, extended his contract. In a separate move, the producer Amy Pascal will leave Sony for Universal. [..]
  • Employers Who Talk Up Gender Equity, but Silence Harassment Victims The woman leading Australia’s inquiry into workplace sexual harassment is trying to overcome nondisclosure agreements that prevent victims from talking. [..]
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