Sunday April 21, 2019

US date format: 4/21/2019, UK date format: 21/4/2019

It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see zodiac on April 21, 2019). The US president was Donald John Trump (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Theresa May (Conservative), Pope Francis was leading the Catholic Church. Sunrise in Heaven, directed by Waymon Boone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2019 On TV people were watching The Code.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 2019, at April 21 across the years or at April 2019 calendar.

history

Historical Events

Which were the important events of April 21, 2019?


Holidays

  • Rome - city birthday.
  • Saint Wolbodo
  • Saint Konrad von Parzham
  • Saint Anastasius I
  • See more

Events

  • A series of explosions at churches and hotels in four cities in Sri Lanka, including the nation's commercial capital and largest city Colombo, kills at least 359 people and wounds around 500 others. ISIL has since claimed responsibility for the attacks. (BBC)
  • The Sri Lankan government temporarily blocks access to all social media platforms to stop the spread of "false media reports" about the attacks. (The Washington Post)
  • U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has stated that several United States citizens were killed in the attacks and Sri Lanka's Foreign Ministry officials have stated that at least five of the victims were of British nationality. (CNN)
  • Four attackers are killed in a failed attack on a police station in Zulfi, Saudi Arabia. The attackers had machine guns, bombs, and petrol bombs. (Al Jazeera)
  • See more

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

See other popular movies of the week

The Village

The Village

Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan

Starring: Sigourney Weaver, William Hurt, Joaquin Phoenix, Bryce Dallas Howard

Sunrise in Heaven

Sunrise in Heaven

Directed by: Waymon Boone

Starring: Caylee Cowan, Corbin Bernsen, Dee Wallace, Erin Bethea

The Aftermath

The Aftermath

Directed by: James Kent

Starring: Keira Knightley, Alexander Skarsgård, Jason Clarke, Martin Compston

A Madea Family Funeral

A Madea Family Funeral

Directed by: Tyler Perry

Starring: Courtney Burrell, Tyler Perry, Patrice Lovely, Cassi Davis

We Die Young

We Die Young

Directed by: Lior Geller

Starring: Jean-Claude Van Damme, David Castañeda, Elijah Rodriguez, Gary Beadle

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

The Enemy Within

The Enemy Within

Directed by: Jonathan Darby

What We Do in the Shadows

What We Do in the Shadows

Directed by: Jemaine Clement

Fake News

Fake News

Directed by: Michael Linn

The Code

The Code

Directed by: Mimi Leder

Lessons in Love

Lessons in Love

How old am I?

If April 21, 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.

calendar
money

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


News articles

  • Free Speech Puts U.S. on ‘a Collision Course’ With Global Limits on Big Tech Many other countries are adopting or considering stricter moderation of online speech. But they don’t have to work around the First Amendment. [..]
  • Silicon Valley Came to Kansas Schools. That Started a Rebellion. Public schools in Kansas rolled out a web-based learning platform backed by Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg. Now students have staged walkouts and sit-ins. Their parents have organized. [..]
  • See all financial news of April 21st, 2019

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on April 21, 2019?

On April 21, 2019 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is April 21, 2019?

On April 21, 2019 the zodiac sign was Taurus.

Who was the US President on April 21, 2019?

On April 21, 2019 the US President was Donald John Trump (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 21, 2019?

On April 21, 2019 the UK Prime Minister was Theresa May (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on April 21, 2019?

On April 21, 2019 Pope Francis was leading the Catholic Church.