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About January 23rd, 2019, in brief:

  • Historical events: Three Michigan residents were arrested at Gerald R. Ford International Airport on suspicion of conspiring to support Islamic State.
  • Day of the week: January 23rd, 2019 was a Wednesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius (in western zodiac), Pig (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Tito Ortiz, Jeanne Moreau
  • Moon Phase: Full Moon
  • Popular movie: Spider-Man: Far From Home directed by Jon Watts

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What day of the week was January 23, 2019?

January 23, 2019 was a Wednesday and it was the 23rd day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar.

January 23, 2019 can also be written as 1/23/2019 in the US and as 23/1/2019 in UK and Europe.

January 23, 2019 in January 2019 calendar


January 23, 2019: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on January 23, 2019:

  • Three michigan residents were arrested at gerald r. ford international airport on suspicion of conspiring to support islamic state.
  • 2019 sebring shooting: five people are killed by a gunman at a suntrust banks branch located in sebring (florida), united states. the attack was triggered by a hostage situation. later, the suspect surrenders to authorities.
  • After "suspicious packages" were reported to have been found outside, the diocese of covington building was evacuated in the u.s state of kentucky. later in the evening, authorities cleared the building from threats.
  • New york's reproductive health act allows for abortion rights.
  • Angola's lgbt rights: angola has decriminalized homosexuality.
  • Angola decriminalizes homosexuality.
  • Juan guaido, the opposition leader swears in as president venezuela. nicolas maduro does not recognize this.
  • The united states, canada, and several latin american countries recognize juan guaido as the president of venezuela.
  • President nicolas maduro announced that his government would end diplomatic relations with the united states and give american diplomats 72 hours to leave. juan guaido asks diplomats from countries that recognize him to stay in venezuela.
  • The venezuelan military rejects juan guaido’s self-proclaimed presidency, but remains loyal to president nicolas maduro.
  • 2018-19 united states federal government shutdown: house speaker nancy pelosi states that she will not authorise president donald trump's 2019 state of the union address in the house chamber unless the government shutdown is over.
  • Nancy pelosi, house speaker, says that president donald trump's 2019 state of the union address will not be authorized in the house chamber until the government shutdown is over.
  • 2019 in spaceflight. blue origin successfully launches their new shepard 3 rocket. it completes its tenth suborbital test flight. the crew capsule was carried by blue origin and it landed in west texas at an altitude of 106.9km (3511,000 feet). .
  • Blue origin launches its new shepard 3 rocket successfully and completes its tenth suborbital test flight. it reaches an altitude of 106.9km (3511,000 ft) and carries its crew capsule. the rocket then makes a controlled upright landing in west texas. .

January 23, 2019: What were the magazines covers that day?

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January 23, 2019: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for January 23rd is Aquarius.

Aquarius is the 11th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between January 20th and February 18th belong to the Aquarius sign: discover Aquarius personality and who should a Aquarius marry.

Babies born in January are either Capricorn or Aquarius. People born before January 19th are Capricorn, while people born from January 20th have the sign of Aquarius.

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January 23, 2019: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for January 23, 2019 is Pig and the associated element is Earth.

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January 23, 2019: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on January 23, 2019 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on January 23, 2019 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 January 23, 2019 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 83% full, rising at 08:14 pm and setting at 09:42 am.

The previous full moon was on Jan 21, 2019 while the next full moon would come on Feb 19, 2019.

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Who was born on January 23, 2019?

Whose famous birthday is on January 23rd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on January 23rd:

  • Tito Ortiz
    Tito Ortiz

    Tito ortiz is an american retired ufc fighter known for his long and successful career in mixed martial arts.

  • Jeanne Moreau
    Jeanne Moreau

    French actress and director, moreau has appeared in more than 49 films.

  • Mariska Hargitay
    Mariska Hargitay

    American actress, recognized family.

  • Rutger Hauer
    Rutger Hauer

    Dutch actor who excels in the role of villain in films like "blade runner," nighthawks, and "the hitcher.

  • Chesley Sullenberger
    Chesley Sullenberger

    American commercial airline pilot who was celebrated for landing his usairways plane carrying 155 passengers and crew on the hudson river in...

  • Dan Duryea
    Dan Duryea

    Dan Duryea was a talented actor known for his roles in film noir and westerns.

  • Jack Reynor
    Jack Reynor

    Movie actor.

  • Gail O'Grady
    Gail O'Grady

    Gail o'grady is an american actress known for her roles in television series such as nypd blue and american dreams.

  • Richard Roxburgh
    Richard Roxburgh

    Richard roxburgh is an australian actor and producer known for his roles in moulin rouge! and the sherlock holmes film series.

  • Ariadna Gil
    Ariadna Gil

    Ariadna gil is a spanish actress known for her roles in films such as belle époque and pan's labyrinth.

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How old is someone born on January 23, 2019?

Someone born on January 23, 2019 is:

5 years 4 months old,

or 64 months and 27 days old,

or 282 weeks

or 1974 days old,

Use our How old am I? Calculator to know the age of a person today or use the Age Calculator to determine the interval between two dates.

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on January 23, 2019?

There are 218 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Thursday January 23rd 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on January 23, 2019?

You belong to the Gen Alpha generation if you were born on January 23, 2019.

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January 23, 2019: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on January 23, 2019:

  • Jonus Mekas

    Jonus Mekas was a Lithuanian-American filmmaker, poet, and artist who is considered a pioneer of avant-garde cinema.

  • Neave Brown

    Neave Brown was a British architect and athlete who competed in the 1952 Summer Olympics.

  • Oliver Mtukudzi

    Zimbabwean afro jazz musician (b. 1952).

  • Aloysius Pang

    Singaporean actor (b. 1990).

  • Hidekichi Miyazaki
  • Jean-Pierre Wintenberger
  • Erik Olin Wright
  • Anthony de Jasay
  • Dick Dolman

What famous deaths happened on January 23rd?

Famous deaths on January 23rd:

  • Hal Holbrook
    Hal Holbrook

    American actor on screen and stage, whose first film was "the group" (1966).

  • Jack Oakie
    Jack Oakie

    American comedian who appeared on more than 100 films, including charlie chaplin’s classic 1940 film "the great dictator".

  • Freddie Bartholomew
    Freddie Bartholomew

    England, united kingdom -- actor (anna karenina, david copperfield).

  • Gorden Kaye
    Gorden Kaye

    English singer and actor.

  • Paul Robeson
    Paul Robeson

    American actor and activist, singer (d. 1976).

  • Craig Charles
    Craig Charles

    English actor and tv presenter.

  • Jack LaLanne
    Jack LaLanne

    American nutritionist and fitness expert (born in 1914).

  • Ian Wolfe
    Ian Wolfe

    Actor (houdini, thx-1138, homebodies), dies at 95.

  • Hope Hampton
    Hope Hampton

    Actress (star dust and lawful larcency), died at 83.

  • Salvador Dalí

    Salvador Dalí was a renowned Spanish surrealist artist who also ventured into entrepreneurship, creating his own perfume line and other...

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January 23, 2019: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on January 23, 2019:

  • Pie Day
  • The Saddest day of the year is January 23 according to a recent study completed by the Cardiff University in Cardiff, Wales (a part of the Russell Group of British universities). [1]
  • Roman Catholic Church: Feast of Blessed Marianne of Molokai

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January 23, 2019: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on January 23, 2019 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Russian Doll

Release year: 2019

Directed by: Ed Gaffney

American Style

Release year: 2019

Directed by: George Anton


Release year: 2018

Hard Sun

Release year: 2018

Medal of Honor

Release year: 2018

Directed by: Roger Sherman


Who was the US President on January 23, 2019?

On January 23, 2019 the US President was Donald John Trump (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 23, 2019?

On January 23, 2019 the UK Prime Minister was Theresa May (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 23, 2019?

On January 23, 2019 the Pope was Francis.


Back in 2019


What is special about January 23rd?

January 23rd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 23rd day of the month of January. 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 January 23rd, such as:

  • 2019 - Three michigan residents were arrested at gerald r. ford international airport on suspicion of conspiring to support islamic state.
  • 2018 - Libyan civil war (2014-2018): a double car bombing in benghazi leaves at least 33 dead and "dozens" more injured. according to local officials, the victims include both civilians and military personnel.
  • 2017 - Yemeni civil war - the yemeni army claims it has retaken the port of mocha from houthi rebels.

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What happened in 2019?

2019 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • War in Afghanistan: 27 Afghan National Security Forces members are killed by the Taliban in coordinated attacks in northern Afghanistan. They refused to negotiate peace with the government.
  • After refusing to negotiate peace with the government, 27 Taliban members were killed by the Afghan National Security Forces.
  • War in North-West Pakistan: Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan gunmen attacked a security base located in the Loralai region of Pakistan. The attack resulted in the deaths four security guards as well as four terrorists, one of whom was a suicide bomber. The attack also left two guards with injuries.

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What was the calendar for January 2019?

January 2019 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with January being the 1st 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 January 2019 calendar looked like.