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 zodiac on January 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. 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..

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

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of January 17, 2019?


Holidays

  • Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
  • Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed

Events

  • 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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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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The King and I

The King and I

Directed by: Walter Lang

Starring: Yul Brynner, Deborah Kerr, Rita Moreno, Martin Benson

Country: United States of America

Kung Fu Masters 3

Kung Fu Masters 3

Directed by: Chi Tian

Starring: Paul 'Maxx' Rinehart, Justin J. Wheeler, Toni Thompson

The Griddle House

The Griddle House

Directed by: Paul Tomborello

Starring: Amber Benson, Charisma Carpenter, Clare Kramer, Miguel A. Núñez Jr.

Iron Sky: The Coming Race

Iron Sky: The Coming Race

Directed by: Timo Vuorensola

Starring: Lara Rossi, Vladimir Burlakov, Kit Dale, Tom Green

Glass

Glass

Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan

Starring: Sarah Paulson, Bruce Willis, James McAvoy, Anya Taylor-Joy

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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American Style

American Style

Directed by: George Anton

Russian Doll

Russian Doll

Directed by: Ed Gaffney

Medal of Honor

Medal of Honor

Directed by: Roger Sherman

Dark Days

Dark Days

Directed by: Marc Singer

Curfew

Curfew

Directed by: Shawn Christensen

How old am I?

If January 17, 2019 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


News articles

  • 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 17th, 2019

Frequently Asked Questions

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

On January 17, 2019 the day of the week was Thursday.

What zodiac sign is January 17, 2019?

On January 17, 2019 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.

Who was the US President on January 17, 2019?

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

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

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

Who was the Pope on January 17, 2019?

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