Thursday May 20, 2021: on this day

May 20, 2021 was the 140th day of the year 2021, under the sign of Taurus and the day of the week was Thursday.

Is May 20, 2021 a day special to you? If so you may like to discover what happened on that day, who was born and died on May 20, 2021, what holidays and observances are celebrated on May 20, 2021, which were the most popular songs , movies (e.g. Pride, directed by Matthew Warchus), TV series (e.g. Rugrats) and books back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about May 20th, 2021 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.

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What day of the week was May 20, 2021?

May 20, 2021 was a Thursday and it was the 139th day of the year 2021 in the Gregorian calendar.

May 20, 2021 can also be written as 5/20/2021 in the US and as 20/5/2021 in UK and Europe.


May 20, 2021: What happened on that day?


Who was born on May 20, 2021?

Whose famous birthday is on May 20th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on May 20th:

  • Cher (entertainer)

    Cher is an American singer, actress, and television personality known for her distinctive contralto singing voice and for having reinvented...

  • James Stewart
    James Stewart

    James Stewart was an iconic American actor known for his roles in classic films such as It's a Wonderful Life and Mr.

  • Iker Casillas

    Iker Casillas is a retired Spanish soccer player known for his successful career as a goalkeeper for Real Madrid and the Spanish national...

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May 20, 2021: How old are you if you were born on that day?

You are 2 years 6 months old,

or 30 months and 16 days old,

or 132 weeks and 6 days old,

or 930 days old,

if you were born on May 20, 2021.

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on May 20, 2021?

There are 166 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Monday May 20th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on May 20, 2021?

You belong to the Gen Alpha generation if you were born on May 20, 2021.


May 20, 2021: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on May 20th?

Famous deaths on May 20th:

  • Gilda Radner
    Gilda Radner

    American comedian on film and stage who created a collection of funny characters for TV's "Saturday Night Live".

  • Paul Ricoeur

    French philosopher and author of over a dozen books and hundreds of articles.

  • Lucy Gordon
    Lucy Gordon

    British actress and model (Born 1980).

  • Anton Diffring
    Anton Diffring

    Koblenz, Germany -- Actor (Assignment Vienna).

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May 20, 2021: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for May 20, 2021 is Taurus.

Taurus is the 2nd sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between April 20th and May 20th belong to the Taurus sign: discover Taurus personality and who should a Taurus marry.

Babies born in May are either Taurus or Gemini. People born before May 20th are Taurus, while people born from May 21st have the sign of Gemini.

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May 20, 2021: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

Ox chinese zodiac sign

The Chinese Zodiac sign for May 20, 2021 is Ox and the associated element is Metal.

Discover the Ox personality and how the Metal Element might affect a person's traits and compatibility with other signs according to the Chinese zodiac.

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May 20, 2021: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on May 20, 2021:

  • East Timor National Day.
  • Cameroon National Day.

Observances on May 20, 2021:

  • World Bee Day

Saints celebrated on May 20, 2021:

  • Saint Austregisilus
  • Saint Lucifer
  • Saint Theodore of Pavia
  • Saint Bernardine of Siena
  • Saint Ivo of Chartres

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May 20, 2021: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on May 20, 2021 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:



Release year: 2021

Directed by: Matthew Warchus

Starring: George MacKay, Andrew Scott, Dominic West, Paddy Considine, Imelda Staunton, Liz White, Bill Nighy, Ben Schnetzer, Joseph Gilgun

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Justice Society: World War II

Justice Society: World War II

Release year: 2021

Directed by: Jeff Wamester

Starring: Matt Bomer, Liam McIntyre, Stana Katic, Chris Diamantopoulos

Moment of Truth

Moment of Truth

Release year: 2021

Directed by: Tim Ritter

Amazing Grace

Amazing Grace

Release year: 2021

Directed by: Discovery Media Productions



Release year: 2021

Directed by: Ivan Kavanagh

Starring: Emile Hirsch, Andi Matichak, Luke David Blumm, Cranston Johnson

May 20, 2021: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on May 20, 2021 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:



Release year: 2021



Release year: 2021

Directed by: Megan Griffiths

The Pact

The Pact

Release year: 2021

Directed by: Inc. Hearst Entertainment

Plan B

Plan B

Release year: 2021

Directed by: Greg Yaitanes

An Eye for an Eye

An Eye for an Eye

Release year: 2021

Directed by: Ilan Ziv

Birth chart on this day

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May 20, 2021: What was the lunar phase on that day?

Lunar phase


The lunar phase on May 20, 2021 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on May 20, 2021 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on May 20, 2021 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 66% full, rising at 01:18 pm and setting at 02:58 am.

The previous full moon was on Apr 27, 2021 while the next full moon would come on May 26, 2021.

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Who was the US President on May 20, 2021?

On May 20, 2021 the US President was Joe Biden (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 20, 2021?

On May 20, 2021 the UK Prime Minister was Boris Johnson (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on May 20, 2021?

On May 20, 2021 the Pope was Francis.


What is special about May 20th?

May 20th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 20th day of the month of May. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on May 20th, such as:

  • 2019 - Threety-two people were killed when Islamic State members set off a prison riot in Vahdat (Tajikistan) and started a fire at a jail in Vahdat.
  • 2018 - 2018 Lower Puna Eruption: Lava continues to spew from Kilauea (Hawaii) fissures, reaching the Pacific Ocean, and severely injuring one person.
  • 2017 - Libyan Civil War (2014-2018): An attack on an airbase controlled by the Libyan National Army in southern Libya has claimed 140 lives.

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What was the calendar for May 2021?

May 2021 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with May being the 5th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how May 2021 calendar looked like.