Wednesday May 22, 2019: Zodiac, Events, Birthdays and Holidays

US date format: 5/22/2019, UK date format: 22/5/2019

May 22nd, 2019 was the 142nd day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar, under the sign of Gemini. The day of the week was Wednesday.

Richard Jewell, directed by Clint Eastwood, was one of the most viewed movie released in 2019

On TV people were watching The Code.

The US president was Donald John Trump (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Theresa May (Conservative), Pope Francis was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

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May 22, 2019 Events

What happened on May 22, 2019?

Historical Events

  • War in Donbass - The Ukrainian military reports that eight Ukrainian soldiers were captured by prorussian fighters close to Novotroyitske.
  • According to the Ukrainian military, eight Ukrainian soldiers were captured by pro-Russian fighters in the vicinity of Novotroyitske.
  • A car bomber targets a Mogadishu police checkpoint, killing at least nine people
  • Central African Republic Civil War (2012-present). A French nun is found dead in a village of the Central African Republic. (France24.) Armed militias kill more than 30 civilians in the worst attack since a peace agreement was signed back in February.
  • In a village in Central Africa Republic, a French nun was found dead.
  • In one of the most brutal attacks since February, when a peace agreement was made in February, over 30 civilians were killed by armed militias.
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What happened on May 22 in history? Find out the list of May 22nd major events

What was 2019 famous for? Discover everything about 2019


May 22, 2019 Famous Birthdays

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May 22, 2019 Famous Deaths

Who died on May 22, 2019?

Other May 22nd famous deaths

  • American writer and a key figure in the Harlem Renaissance.

  • John Derek

    After his 1944 debut film, "Since You Were Away," he was drafted into the military.

  • Italian politician and leader of Italy's Neo-Fascist party.

  • Actor (Thief Marnie), dies aged 63.

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May 22, 2019 Zodiac

Western Zodiac - Astrological Sign

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Gemini personality

Who should a Gemini 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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Chinese Zodiac

Pig chinese zodiac sign

Sign: Pig

Element: Earth

Pig personality

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May 22, 2019 Day of the Week and Calendar

What day of the week was May 22, 2019?

The day of the week was Wednesday.

May 22nd marks the 141st day of the Gregorian calendar for the year 2019.

There are 223 days remaining until the end of the year. Calculate the number of days between two dates.


May 22, 2019 Holidays and Observances

What is special on May 22, 2019?


  • Victoria Day in Canada
  • World Biodiversity Day.
  • Republic of Yemen - National Day.
  • National Heroes Day in Sri Lanka.
  • National Maritime Day in the United States.([1])


  • International Day for Biological Diversity


  • Saint Humilita
  • Saint Rita of Cascia
  • Saint Atto
  • Saint Emile
  • Saint Fulk
  • Saint Lupus
  • Saint Romanus
  • Saint Julia
  • Saint Renata of Bavaria

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Richard Jewell

Richard Jewell

Release year: 2019

Directed by: Clint Eastwood

Starring: Paul Walter Hauser, Sam Rockwell, Olivia Wilde, Jon Hamm

Country: United States of America

Knives Out

Knives Out

Release year: 2019

Directed by: Rian Johnson

Starring: Daniel Craig, Christopher Plummer, Chris Evans, Ana de Armas, Jamie Lee Curtis, Michael Shannon, Don Johnson, Toni Collette, Lakeith Stanfield, Jaeden Martell, Frank Oz

Country: United States of America

The Good Liar

The Good Liar

Release year: 2019

Directed by: Bill Condon

Starring: Ian Mckellen, Helen Mirren, Russell Tovey, Mark Lewis Jones, Jóhannes Haukur Jóhannesson

Country: United States of America

Jumanji: The Next Level

Jumanji: The Next Level

Release year: 2019

Directed by: Jake Kasdan

Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart, Karen Gillan, Danny DeVito, Madison Iseman, Ashley Scott, Colin Hanks, Nick Jonas, Alex Wolff, Dania Ramirez, Danny Glover

Country: United States of America

Terminator: Dark Fate

Terminator: Dark Fate

Release year: 2019

Directed by: Tim Miller

Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Mackenzie Davis, Natalia Reyes, Diego González Boneta, Tristan Ulloa, Tom Hopper

Country: United States of America

TV Series

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The Code

The Code

Release year: 2019

Directed by: Mimi Leder

What We Do in the Shadows

What We Do in the Shadows

Release year: 2019

Directed by: Jemaine Clement

Fake News

Fake News

Release year: 2019

Directed by: Michael Linn



Release year: 2019

Country: United States of America

Birth chart on this day

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May 22, 2019 Lunar and Planetary phase

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