Thursday May 16, 2019

US date format: 5/16/2019, UK date format: 16/5/2019

It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 16, 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

Which were the important events of May 16, 2019?


  • Saint HonorT of Amiens
  • Saint Andrew Bobola
  • Saint Ubaldus
  • Adelaide Cup day - South Australia (2005).
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  • UK Prime Minister Theresa May says that she will detail the timetable for her resignation after the Brexit vote in June. (FT), (The New York Times), (Time)
  • Brexit negotiations in 2019, Premiership of Theresa May: UK Prime Minister Theresa May says that she will detail the timetable for her resignation after the Brexit vote in June. (FT), (The New York Times), (Time)
  • U.S. federal agents raid the Venezuelan embassy to evict Code Pink protesters, at the request of National Assembly leader Juan Guaido. They had been staying at the embassy at the invitation of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, who is locked in a dispute over the presidency with Guaido. Maduro's government considers the raid to be a violation of the Vienna convention. (Reuters) (The Independent)
  • U.S. President Donald Trump proposes a new immigration plan based on merits such as college degrees and skilled trades and less on family ties. (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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  • 10 in Eastern Europe Are Charged in Malware Attacks in the U.S. The attacks enabled criminals to take control of infected computers and plunder victims’ bank accounts remotely, the authorities said. [..]
  • Europe Fines 5 Banks $1.2 Billion for Their Roles in Foreign Exchange Cartels Traders at Barclays, Citigroup, JPMorgan Chase, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group and the Royal Bank of Scotland engaged in anti-competitive behavior, the European Commission found. [..]
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