Thursday January 17, 2019
US date format: 1/17/2019, UK date format: 17/1/2019
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 17, 2019). The US president was Donald John Trump (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Theresa May (Conservative).
Kung Fu Masters 3, directed by Chi Tian, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2019
On TV people were watching Russian Doll.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 17, 2019?
- Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
- Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
- 2019 Bogotá car bombing: A suicide car-bomb attack at the General Santander National Police Academy in Bogotá, Colombia, kills at least 20 people and injures more than 50 others. (The Guardian)
- A suicide car-bomb attack at the General Santander National Police Academy in Bogotá, Colombia, kills at least 20 people and injures more than 50 others. (The Guardian)
- In France, a fire at the University Lyon 1 injures three people. Investigators say that it is a result of an accidental gas bottle explosion. (Euronews)
- Gunmen on motorbikes shoot Ghanaian investigative journalist Ahmed Hussein-Suale to death in Accra. Ahmed was a member of the Tiger Eye Private Investigations team that exposed high-level corruption in the Ghana Football Association. (Reuters)
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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- 5 Pieces of Advice From John Bogle The founder of Vanguard, who died on Wednesday, changed how ordinary people invested. Here are some of his tips. [..]
- Government Shutdown Shakes Stability of Jobs That Are Often the Best Around Federal work is an anchor in many local economies, offering security and benefits increasingly rare in the private sector and a route to the middle class. [..]
- See all financial news of January 17, 2019