Saturday August 17, 2019

US date format: 8/17/2019, UK date format: 17/8/2019

It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see zodiac on August 17, 2019). The US president was Donald John Trump (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Boris Johnson (Conservative), Pope Francis was leading the Catholic Church. Four Weddings and a Funeral, directed by Mike Newell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2019 while The Art Of Racing In The Rain by Garth Stein was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Crazy Bitches.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Rastafarianism - celebration of the birth of Marcus Garvey
  • Roman Empire - Portunalia in honor of Portunes

Movies

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Four Weddings and a Funeral

Four Weddings and a Funeral

Directed by: Mike Newell

Starring: Hugh Grant, Andie MacDowell, James Fleet, Simon Callow

Country: United States of America

Batman: Hush

Batman: Hush

Directed by: Justin Copeland

Starring: Jennifer Morrison, Peyton List, Rebecca Romijn, Rainn Wilson

Into the Ashes

Into the Ashes

Directed by: Aaron Harvey

Starring: Luke Grimes, Frank Grillo, Marguerite Moreau, James Badge Dale

The Immortal Wars: Resurgence

The Immortal Wars: Resurgence

Directed by: Joe Lujan

Starring: Eric Roberts, Mindy Robinson, Bill Oberst Jr., Joe Lujan

Coyote Lake

Coyote Lake

Directed by: Sara Seligman

Starring: Camila Mendes, Charlie Weber, Adriana Barraza, Neil Sandilands

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TV Series

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Euphoria

Euphoria

Directed by: Lee Boot

Broken Mirror

Broken Mirror

Directed by: Ton'e Brown

Crazy Bitches

Crazy Bitches

Directed by: Jane Clark

Perpetual Grace, LTD

Perpetual Grace, LTD

American Princess

American Princess

How old am I?

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Books

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The Art Of Racing In The Rain by Garth Stein

The Art Of Racing In The Rain

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A heart-wrenching but deeply funny and ultimately uplifting story of family, love, loyalty, and hope--a captivating look at the wonders and absurdities of human life .

Educated by Tara Westover

Educated

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Memoir by a Cambridge Ph.D. who was raised by Idaho survivalists and did not enter a classroom until she was 17

The Inn by James Patterson with Candice Fox

The Inn

By:

Bill Robinson has to defend his inn and its residents from a crew of killers

The Turn of the Key by Ruth Ware

The Turn of the Key

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Nanny Rowan Caine is imprisoned for murder but insists she's innocent

Beloved by Toni Morrison

Beloved

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Classic account of slavery and its aftermath; Pulitzer winner; movie

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


News articles

  • b'A Year of Stock Market Fury, Signifying Nearly Nothing' b'Despite wild swings stemming from the trade war, gains over the last 12 months have been tiny.' [..]
  • b'Closing of Pacific Standard and Topic Shows Perils of Depending on a Rich Patron' b'With the loss of the two award-winning publications, digital media got a little less brainy in the summer of \xe2\x80\x9919.' [..]
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Frequently Asked Questions

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

On August 17, 2019 the day of the week was Saturday.

What zodiac sign is August 17, 2019?

On August 17, 2019 the zodiac sign was Leo.

Who was the US President on August 17, 2019?

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

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

On August 17, 2019 the UK Prime Minister was Boris Johnson (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on August 17, 2019?

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