Wednesday April 17, 2019

US date format: 4/17/2019, UK date format: 17/4/2019

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries (see zodiac on April 17, 2019). The US president was Donald John Trump (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Theresa May (Conservative), Pope Francis was leading the Catholic Church. Sunrise in Heaven, directed by Waymon Boone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2019 On TV people were watching The Code.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 2019, at April 17 across the years or at April 2019 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Pope Anicetus (died 166)
  • Saint Gerwin of Oudenburg (d. 1117)
  • Saint Landricus
  • Blessed Radboud of Louvain (d.1142)
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Events

  • Russian military intervention in Ukraine: The Security Service of Ukraine claims to have captured a Russian military intelligence hit squad responsible for the attempted murder of a Ukrainian military spy in the run-up to a presidential election on 21 April. (Daily Express)
  • The Security Service of Ukraine claims to have captured a Russian military intelligence hit squad responsible for the attempted murder of a Ukrainian military spy in the run-up to a presidential election on 21 April. (Daily Express)
  • French Prime Minister Édouard Philippe announces an architectural competition to redesign and rebuild the spire of the Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral after it was destroyed by fire. (ABC News) (MassLive)
  • Singapore's non-oil exports slumped in March, according to numbers released by Enterprise Singapore. This was the biggest year-on-year monthly drop since October 2016. The slump in the export of electronics was especially marked. (The Strait Times)
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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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The Village

The Village

Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan

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

Sunrise in Heaven

Sunrise in Heaven

Directed by: Waymon Boone

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

The Aftermath

The Aftermath

Directed by: James Kent

Starring: Keira Knightley, Alexander Skarsgård, Jason Clarke, Martin Compston

A Madea Family Funeral

A Madea Family Funeral

Directed by: Tyler Perry

Starring: Courtney Burrell, Tyler Perry, Patrice Lovely, Cassi Davis

We Die Young

We Die Young

Directed by: Lior Geller

Starring: Jean-Claude Van Damme, David Castañeda, Elijah Rodriguez, Gary Beadle

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TV Series

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The Enemy Within

The Enemy Within

Directed by: Jonathan Darby

What We Do in the Shadows

What We Do in the Shadows

Directed by: Jemaine Clement

Fake News

Fake News

Directed by: Michael Linn

The Code

The Code

Directed by: Mimi Leder

Russian Doll

Russian Doll

Directed by: Ed Gaffney

How old am I?

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Financial News

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News articles

  • Before New York Auto Show, Cars Take Their Own Star Turns To stand out in this crowd, automakers have created satellite events before the official reveals for the press at the Javits Convention Center. [..]
  • Business Quietly Returns to Saudi Arabia After Khashoggi’s Murder Six months after agents from Saudi Arabia dismembered the writer Jamal Khashoggi, investors are no longer shying away from doing business with the kingdom. [..]
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Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on April 17, 2019?

On April 17, 2019 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is April 17, 2019?

On April 17, 2019 the zodiac sign was Aries.

Who was the US President on April 17, 2019?

On April 17, 2019 the US President was Donald John Trump (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 17, 2019?

On April 17, 2019 the UK Prime Minister was Theresa May (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on April 17, 2019?

On April 17, 2019 Pope Francis was leading the Catholic Church.