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 birth chart on April 21, 2019). The US president was Donald John Trump (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Theresa May (Conservative).
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..
Which were the important events of April 21, 2019?
- Rome - city birthday.
- Saint Wolbodo
- Saint Konrad von Parzham
- Saint Anastasius I
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- 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)
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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- 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. [..]
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