Friday May 20, 2022: on this day

About May 20th, 2022, in brief:

  • Historical events: Russo-Ukrainian War: Russia claims full control of the Ukrainian city of Mariupol after a nearly three-month siege.
  • Day of the week: May 20th, 2022 was a Friday
  • Zodiac Sign: Taurus (in western zodiac), Tiger (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: James Stewart, Naturi Naughton
  • Moon Phase: Last Quarter
  • Popular movie: A Tear in the Sky directed by Caroline Cory

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What day of the week was May 20, 2022?

May 20, 2022 was a Friday and it was the 140th day of the year 2022 in the Gregorian calendar.

May 20, 2022 can also be written as 5/20/2022 in the US and as 20/5/2022 in UK and Europe.


May 20, 2022: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on May 20, 2022:

  • Russo-ukrainian war: russia claims full control of the ukrainian city of mariupol after a nearly three-month siege.

May 20, 2022: What were the magazines covers that day?

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May 20, 2022: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for May 20th 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, 2022: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for May 20, 2022 is Tiger and the associated element is Water.

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May 20, 2022: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on May 20, 2022 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on May 20, 2022 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, 2022 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 62% full, rising at 12:34 am and setting at 10:59 am.

The previous full moon was on May 16, 2022 while the next full moon would come on Jun 14, 2022.

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Who was born on May 20, 2022?

Whose famous birthday is on May 20th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on May 20th:

  • 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.

  • Naturi Naughton
    Naturi Naughton

    Successful actress and singer known for her entrepreneurship ventures.

  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui
    Nawazuddin Siddiqui

    Nawazuddin siddiqui is an indian actor known for his versatile and intense performances in bollywood films.

  • Busta Rhymes
    Busta Rhymes

    Rhymes, an american rapper, formed leaders of the new school, in 1990.

  • Timothy Olyphant
    Timothy Olyphant

    Timothy olyphant is an american actor known for his roles in tv shows like justified and deadwood, as well as in movies like live free or...

  • Louis Theroux
    Louis Theroux

    Singaporean-english journalist/producer.

  • David Hedison
    David Hedison

    American actor (d. 2019).

  • Constance Towers
    Constance Towers

    Actress (capitol.

  • Angela Goethals
    Angela Goethals

    Actress (vi warshawski heartbreak hotel, heartbreak hotel).

  • Yon González
    Yon González

    Spanish actor.

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How old is someone born on May 20, 2022?

Someone born on May 20, 2022 is:

2 years and 3 days old,

or 24 months and 3 days old,

or 104 weeks and 6 days old,

or 734 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on May 20, 2022?

There are 362 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Tuesday May 20th 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on May 20, 2022?

You belong to the Gen Alpha generation if you were born on May 20, 2022.


May 20, 2022: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on May 20, 2022:

  • Susan Roces
    Susan Roces

    Producer and actress from the philippines.

  • Roger Angell

    American journalist, author, and editor (d. 2022).

  • Walter Valentini
  • Alfredo Genovesio

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".

  • Lucy Gordon
    Lucy Gordon

    British actress and model (born 1980).

  • Anton Diffring
    Anton Diffring

    Koblenz, germany -- actor (assignment vienna).

  • Barbara Murray
    Barbara Murray

    English actress (d. 2014.

  • Jon Pertwee
    Jon Pertwee

    English actor, portrayed the third doctor (b. 1919).

  • Christopherjame Columbus

    Italian explorer who completed four voyages across the Atlantic Ocean, opening the way for widespread European exploration and the eventual...

  • Churchill

    Legendary British boxer known for his fierce fighting style and iconic victories.

  • Marquis de Lafayette

    French military officer who fought in the American Revolutionary War.

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May 20, 2022: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on May 20, 2022:

  • East Timor National Day.
  • Cameroon National Day.

Observances on May 20, 2022:

  • World Bee Day

Saints celebrated on May 20, 2022:

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

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May 20, 2022: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on May 20, 2022 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

A Tear in the Sky

Release year: 2022

Directed by: Caroline Cory

Starring: William Shatner, Travis Taylor, Caroline Cory, Michio Kaku

Agent Game

Release year: 2022

Directed by: Grant S. Johnson

Starring: Mel Gibson, Jason Isaacs, Dermot Mulroney, Adan Canto

The Man Who Fell to Earth

Release year: 2022

Directed by: Nicolas Roeg

Starring: David Bowie, Rip Torn, Candy Clark, Buck Henry

Country: United States of America

Le fate ignoranti

Le fate ignoranti

Release year: 2022

Directed by: Ferzan Ozpetek

Starring: Margherita Buy, Stefano Accorsi, Serra Yilmaz, Gabriel Garko

Country: Italy

The Northman

The Northman

Release year: 2022

Directed by: Robert Eggers

Starring: Alexander Skarsgård, Nicole Kidman, Claes Bang, Ethan Hawke

May 20, 2022: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on May 20, 2022 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Irma Vep

Release year: 2022

Directed by: Olivier Assayas

Sea of Love

Release year: 2022

Directed by: universal

The Time Traveler's Wife

Release year: 2022

Directed by: Robert Schwentke

Now and Then

Release year: 2022

Directed by: Lesli Linka Glatter

The Lincoln Lawyer

Release year: 2022

Directed by: Brad Furman


Who was the US President on May 20, 2022?

On May 20, 2022 the US President was Joe Biden (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 20, 2022?

On May 20, 2022 the UK Prime Minister was Boris Johnson (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on May 20, 2022?

On May 20, 2022 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 happened in 2022?

2022 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev dismisses Prime Minister Asqar Mamin and declares state of emergency over the 2022 Kazakh unrest.
  • Massive nationwide protests and unrest break out in Kazakhstan over the sudden increase of liquefied petroleum gas prices, leaving over 200 people dead and thousands injured.
  • The Hunga Tonga-Hunga Haʻapai volcano erupts, cutting off communications with Tonga and causing a tsunami across the Pacific.

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What was the calendar for May 2022?

May 2022 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 2022 calendar looked like.