Wednesday May 08, 2019

US date format: 5/8/2019, UK date format: 8/5/2019

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 8, 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

Shed of the Dead

Directed by: Drew Cullingham

Starring: Spencer Brown, Lauren Socha, Ewen MacIntosh, Emily Booth

Strange But True

Directed by: Rowan Athale

Starring: Mena Massoud, Amy Ryan, Margaret Qualley, Nick Robinson


Historical Events

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  • Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
  • Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
  • Parents' Day in South Korea
  • Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
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  • Voters in South Africa go to the polls to elect new members of the National Assembly and provincial legislatures. (The New York Times)
  • 2019 South African general election: Voters in South Africa go to the polls to elect new members of the National Assembly and provincial legislatures. (The New York Times)
  • Donald Trump Jr., son of U.S. President Donald Trump, is subpoenaed to testify before the United States Senate Select Committee on Intelligence about the Trump Tower Moscow project and his Russian contacts in June 2016. (The New York Times)
  • The United States House Committee on the Judiciary votes to hold United States Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress after he failed to comply with a subpoena ordering him to provide them with the full, unredacted version of the Mueller Report last week. The full House will vote on the measure in the near future. (The New York 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

The BizNest

Financial News

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  • Buyer Found for G.M. Plant in Lordstown, and Trump Cites His Role The president says he is helping save jobs at the Ohio factory, where General Motors ceased production. But such promises have not always panned out. [..]
  • Capturing What’s Online in China Before It Vanishes It’s important to preserve snapshots of China’s internet before they vanish without a trace, says Raymond Zhong, a Times tech reporter in Beijing. [..]
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