Monday May 22, 2023: on this day


What day of the week was May 22, 2023?

May 22, 2023 was a Monday and it was the 142nd day of the year 2023 in the Gregorian calendar.

May 22, 2023 can also be written as 5/22/2023 in the US and as 22/5/2023 in UK and Europe.

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May 22, 2023: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for May 22nd 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, 2023: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for May 22, 2023 is Rabbit and the associated element is Water.

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May 22, 2023: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on May 22, 2023 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on May 22, 2023 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, 2023 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 12% full, rising at 07:26 am and setting at 11:36 pm.

The previous full moon was on May 05, 2023 while the next full moon would come on Jun 04, 2023.

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Who was born on May 22, 2023?

Whose famous birthday is on May 22nd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on May 22nd:

  • Naomi Campbell
    Naomi Campbell

    English actress, singer, model and author.

  • Bharat Gopy
    Bharat Gopy

    Renowned Malayalam film actor who appeared in numerous critically acclaimed films.

  • Charles Aznavour
    Charles Aznavour

    French music has been a rage for many decades, and it still has a loyal following.

  • Johnny Gill
    Johnny Gill

    Johnny gill is an r&b singer known for his solo career and as a member of the group new edition.

  • George Best
    George Best

    Footballer from northern ireland (d. 2005).

  • Lucy Gordon
    Lucy Gordon

    British actress and model (born 1980).

  • Susan Strasberg
    Susan Strasberg

    American actress, who made her film debut in 1954.

  • Richard Benjamin
    Richard Benjamin

    American actor, on-screen since 1969.

  • Alison Eastwood
    Alison Eastwood

    Clint eastwood's daughter; actress ("tightrope").

  • Paul Winfield
    Paul Winfield

    American actor (d. 2004).

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How old is someone born on May 22, 2023?

Someone born on May 22, 2023 is:

1 year and 5 days old,

or 12 months and 5 days old,

or 53 weeks

or 371 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on May 22, 2023?

There are 360 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Thursday May 22nd 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on May 22, 2023?

You belong to the Gen Alpha generation if you were born on May 22, 2023.


May 22, 2023: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on May 22, 2023:

  • Chas Newby
  • Domenico Sudano
  • Zheng Zhenyao

What famous deaths happened on May 22nd?

Famous deaths on May 22nd:

  • John Derek
    John Derek

    After his 1944 debut film, "since you were away," he was drafted into the military.

  • Margaret Rutherford
    Margaret Rutherford

    English actress (born in 1892).

  • Rocky Graziano
    Rocky Graziano

    American actor and boxer (d. 1990).

  • Joan Davis
    Joan Davis

    Actress joan (i married joan) dies at 53 from a heart attack.

  • Victor Hugo

    French poet, writer, novelist and essayist.

  • Joseth Roth

    Joseth Roth was an American novelist and short story writer who is best known for his novels American Pastoral and The Human Stain.

  • Kairyn Mack

    Renowned physicist known for groundbreaking research in quantum mechanics.

  • Johnchristopher Williams

    Renowned composer known for his film scores.

  • Dalessandro Manzoni

    An Italian novelist and poet, considered one of the greatest writers of the Italian language.

  • Harvin Langston

    Harvin Langston was an American poet and a leading figure of the Harlem Renaissance.

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May 22, 2023: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on May 22, 2023:

  • 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, 2023:

  • International Day for Biological Diversity

Saints celebrated on May 22, 2023:

  • 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, 2023: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on May 22, 2023 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Buddy Games: Spring Awakening

Release year: 2023

Fatal Attraction

Release year: 2023

Directed by: Adrian Lyne

Starring: Michael Douglas, Glenn Close, Anne Archer, Ellen Latzen

Country: United States of America

Rabbit Hole

Release year: 2023

Directed by: John Cameron Mitchell

Starring: Nicole Kidman, Aaron Eckhart, Dianne Wiest, Miles Teller

Country: United States of America

Epic Tails

Epic Tails

Release year: 2023

Strange Way of Life

Strange Way of Life

Release year: 2023

May 22, 2023: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on May 22, 2023 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:


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Directed by: Woody Allen

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Directed by: Nandha Periyasamy


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Directed by: Robert Greene


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Directed by: Michael Dowse


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Directed by: Winter Dunn


Who was the US President on May 22, 2023?

On May 22, 2023 the US President was Joe Biden (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 22, 2023?

On May 22, 2023 the UK Prime Minister was Rishi Sunak (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on May 22, 2023?

On May 22, 2023 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 happened in 2023?

2023 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Singapore's Jurong Bird Park permanently closes.
  • Supporters of former Brazil president Jair Bolsonaro storm the Brazilian Congress.
  • Croatia officially adopts the Euro, becoming the 20th Eurozone country, and becomes the 27th member of the Schengen Area.

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What was the calendar for May 2023?

May 2023 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 2023 calendar looked like.