Saturday May 22, 2021: on this day

May 22, 2021 was the 142nd day of the year 2021, under the sign of Gemini and the day of the week was Saturday.

Is May 22, 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 22, 2021, what holidays and observances are celebrated on May 22, 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 22nd, 2021 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.

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What day of the week was May 22, 2021?

May 22, 2021 was a Saturday and it was the 141st day of the year 2021 in the Gregorian calendar.

May 22, 2021 can also be written as 5/22/2021 in the US and as 22/5/2021 in UK and Europe.


May 22, 2021: What happened on that day?


Who was born on May 22, 2021?

Whose famous birthday is on May 22nd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on May 22nd:

  • Suho (Exo-K)

    Suho is a South Korean singer, actor, and leader of the popular K-pop group EXO-K.

  • Morrissey

    Morrissey is a British rock singer known for being the lead vocalist of the band The Smiths and for his solo career.

  • Naomi Campbell
    Naomi Campbell

    English actress, singer, model and author.

  • Daniel Bryan

    Daniel Bryan is a professional wrestler known for his time in WWE and his underdog persona.

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May 22, 2021: How old are you if you were born on that day?

You are 2 years 6 months old,

or 30 months and 15 days old,

or 132 weeks and 5 days old,

or 929 days old,

if you were born on May 22, 2021.

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on May 22, 2021?

There are 167 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Wednesday May 22nd 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on May 22, 2021?

You belong to the Gen Alpha generation if you were born on May 22, 2021.


May 22, 2021: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on May 22nd?

Famous deaths on May 22nd:

  • Langston Hughes

    American writer and a key figure in the Harlem Renaissance.

  • John Derek
    John Derek

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

  • Giorgio Almirante

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

  • Martin Gabel

    Actor (Thief Marnie), dies aged 63.

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May 22, 2021: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for May 22, 2021 is Gemini.

Gemini is the 3rd sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between May 21st and June 20th belong to the Gemini sign: discover Gemini personality and 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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May 22, 2021: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

Ox chinese zodiac sign

The Chinese Zodiac sign for May 22, 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 22, 2021: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on May 22, 2021:

  • 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])

Observances on May 22, 2021:

  • International Day for Biological Diversity

Saints celebrated on May 22, 2021:

  • 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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May 22, 2021: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on May 22, 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 22, 2021: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on May 22, 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

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May 22, 2021: What was the lunar phase on that day?

Lunar phase


The lunar phase on May 22, 2021 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on May 22, 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 22, 2021 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 85% full, rising at 03:40 pm and setting at 03:52 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 22, 2021?

On May 22, 2021 the US President was Joe Biden (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 22, 2021?

On May 22, 2021 the UK Prime Minister was Boris Johnson (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on May 22, 2021?

On May 22, 2021 the Pope was Francis.


What is special about May 22nd?

May 22nd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 22nd 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 22nd, such as:

  • 2019 - War in Donbass - The Ukrainian military reports that eight Ukrainian soldiers were captured by prorussian fighters close to Novotroyitske.
  • 2018 - Southern Damascus offensive (April-May 2018, Syria): The Syrian government declares Damascus, its environs "completely safe" after taking Yarmouk Camp from ISIL and Hajar al Aswad.
  • 2017 - 2017 Manchester Arena Bombing: The Greater Manchester Police (GMP), reported that there were deadly explosions at Manchester Arena, Manchester, England. This happened at the conclusion of Ariana Grande's Dangerous Woman Tour performance. (BBC) (The Guardian). The GMP confirmed that at least 19 people were killed and 50 more injured, and is treating it as a terrorist attack. No one immediately claimed responsibility.

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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.