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About May 24th, 2019, in brief:

  • Historical events: Iran-United States relations : President Donald Trump orders 1,500 troops to the Persian Gulf and several Patriot missile launchers as tensions rise between Iran and the United States.
  • Day of the week: May 24th, 2019 was a Friday
  • Zodiac Sign: Gemini (in western zodiac), Pig (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Alfred Molina, Douglas Fairbanks
  • Moon Phase: Last Quarter
  • Popular movie: Spider-Man: Far From Home directed by Jon Watts

More about May 24th, 2019? See below for more news and curiosities on May 24th, 2019.

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What day of the week was May 24, 2019?


May 24, 2019 was a Friday and it was the 144th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar.

May 24, 2019 can also be written as 5/24/2019 in the US and as 24/5/2019 in UK and Europe.

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May 24, 2019: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on May 24, 2019:

  • Iran-united states relations : president donald trump orders 1,500 troops to the persian gulf and several patriot missile launchers as tensions rise between iran and the united states.
  • As tensions rise with iran, president donald trump orders 1,500 troops to the persian gulf and several patriot missile launchers.
  • 2019 lyon bomb attack: a bomb containing bolts inflicts multiple injuries in lyon, france.
  • A bomb filled with bolts in lyon, france causes multiple injuries to several people.
  • Insurgency in balochistan. a bombing of a mosque in quetta, pakistan, the capital of the restive provincial of balochistan kills three people and injures at least 28 others.
  • Three people are killed and at least 28 others were injured in a bombing attack on a mosque in quetta, pakistan, capital of the restive province balochistan.
  • Afghanistan war (2001-present). three people are killed and 20 others injured in an explosion at a mosque in kabul, afghanistan, during friday prayers.
  • After friday prayers in kabul, afghanistan's capital, three people were killed and 20 others were injured in an explosion at a mosque.
  • 2019 portuguesa prison uprising in venezuela: a minimum of 23 prisoners are killed during a prison riot in acarigua (portuguesa), venezuela.
  • A prison riot in acarigua (portuguesa), venezuela saw at least 23 people killed.
  • 2019 surat fire: twenty children die in a fire in surat, india.
  • 2017-2019 eruptions of mount agung: mount agung in bali, indonesia, erupts.
  • Mount agung in bali, indonesia, erupts.
  • Six children were found unconscious in a sheffield suburb home during a police raid. the two oldest children, 13 and 14, died at sheffield children's hospital. four other children are still in hospital.
  • Two men, a 37-year old man and a 34 year-old woman were arrested on suspicion of murder at the sheffield property where six children were discovered. they are currently being held in police custody. an investigation into murder has been launched.
  • Lgbt rights in taiwan, legal status for same-sex marital: taiwan becomes the first asian nation to legalize same-sex married.
  • Taiwan becomes the first asian nation to legalize same-sex marriage.
  • Lgbt rights in kenya: a bid to repeal section 162 or 165 of kenya's penal code, which is a sodomy law, was rejected by the high court of kenya. the plaintiffs intend to appeal to court of appeal.
  • The high court of kenya ruled against a bid by the plaintiffs to repeal section 162 and section 165 of kenya's penal code. this is a sodomy law. the plaintiffs intend to appeal to court of appeal.
  • Aftermath from jayme closs' kidnapping: jake thomas patterson, a u.s. citizen sentenced to life imprisonment for jayme closs' kidnapping and her murders.
  • Human life protection act: federal lawsuit filed in opposition to alabama's ban on abortion.
  • To block alabama's abortion ban, a federal lawsuit was filed.
  • Abortion in the united states, by state, heartbeat bill. the governor of missouri mike parson signed house bill 126 into law on august 28, 2019. it bans all abortions in missouri, at or beyond the point of pregnancy. this is except for medical emergencies. people who perform abortions in the state after pregnancy are subject to imprisonment.
  • House bill 126, signed by mike parson, the governor of missouri, is effective august 28, 2019. it bans abortions in missouri during pregnancy and beyond, with the exception of medical emergencies. people who perform abortions in the state after pregnancy are subject to imprisonment.
  • Trial of catalonia independence leaders
  • Due to their judicial situation, the board of the congress of deputies suspends jordi torull, joseprull, oriol junqueras, and jordi sanchez catalan leaders who were elected legislators
  • 2019 european parliament elections: voters in ireland, czech republic and slovakia head to the polls in order to elect their representatives to the european parliament.
  • Voters from ireland and the czech republic go to the polls to elect their representatives to the european parliament.
  • 2019 uk conservative party leadership election: united kingdom prime minister theresa may resigns as leader of conservative party effective june 7. she will continue to be prime minister until a successor has been elected.
  • United kingdom prime minister theresa may announced her resignation as leader and chief of the conservative party effective june 7. she will continue to be prime minister until a successor has been elected.
  • While it is preparing to rule on whether partisan gerrymandering can be constitutional, the u.s. supreme court temporarily stops the redrawing michigan and ohio electoral maps. lower federal courts had ordered that the electoral maps of ohio and michigan be redrawn prior to 2020 united states presidential election.
  • Twenty-two students die in a fire in surat (india).
  • Under pressure over her handling of brexit, british prime minister theresa may announces her resignation as leader of the conservative party, effective as of june 7.

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May 24, 2019: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for May 24th is Gemini.

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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 24, 2019: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for May 24, 2019 is Pig and the associated element is Earth.

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May 24, 2019: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on May 24, 2019 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on May 24, 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 May 24, 2019 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 59% full, rising at 12:37 am and setting at 11:28 am.

The previous full moon was on May 18, 2019 while the next full moon would come on Jun 17, 2019.

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Who was born on May 24, 2019?


Whose famous birthday is on May 24th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on May 24th:

  • Alfred Molina
    Alfred Molina

    English actor known for his roles in films such as Spider-Man 2, Frida, and The Da Vinci Code.

  • Douglas Fairbanks
    Douglas Fairbanks

    Douglas fairbanks was a prominent american actor known for his swashbuckling roles in silent films, such as 'the mark of zorro' and 'the...

  • Priscilla Presley
    Priscilla Presley

    German-american actress, journalist, author, and business executive.

  • Eric Cantona
    Eric Cantona

    He was a french soccer player and one of the most gifted athletes of his generation.

  • Jim Broadbent
    Jim Broadbent

    Jim broadbent is an english actor known for his versatile performances in both film and television, including roles in 'iris', 'moulin...

  • Kristin Scott Thomas
    Kristin Scott Thomas

    Kristin scott thomas is an english actress known for her roles in the english patient and four weddings and a funeral.

  • Sybil Danning
    Sybil Danning

    American playboy cover girl, and actress in impact roles.

  • Cecilia Cheung
    Cecilia Cheung

    Actress and singer from hong kong.

  • Lilli Palmer
    Lilli Palmer

    German actress with many awards and two nominations for the golden globes.

  • Tommy Chong
    Tommy Chong

    Comedian and actor known for his role in the 'Cheech & Chong' comedy duo.

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How old is someone born on May 24, 2019?


Someone born on May 24, 2019 is:

5 years 1 month old,

or 61 months and 24 days old,

or 268 weeks and 6 days old,

or 1882 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on May 24, 2019?

There are 310 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Saturday May 24th 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on May 24, 2019?

You belong to the Gen Alpha generation if you were born on May 24, 2019.

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May 24, 2019: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on May 24, 2019:

  • Murray Gell-Mann

    American physicist, linguist.

  • Manuel Pazos
  • Aldo Pagani
  • Ettore Casari
  • Oleg Golovanov
  • Gianfranco Bozzao
  • Pierre Hatet

What famous deaths happened on May 24th?

Famous deaths on May 24th:

  • Rachel Kempson
    Rachel Kempson

    English-american actress (d.2003).

  • Edward Mulhare
    Edward Mulhare

    Cork city, ireland -- actor.

  • Asta Nielsen
    Asta Nielsen

    Danish silent film actress known for her pioneering work in early cinema.

  • John Foster Dulles
    John Foster Dulles

    American, 52nd secretary of state united states (born 1888).

  • Guy Kibbee
    Guy Kibbee

    Actor (captain blood and babes in arms), died at 74.

  • Mitzi Green
    Mitzi Green

    Actress (huckleberry finn - tom sawyer), is killed at 48.

  • George Jessel
    George Jessel

    At 83 years old, a heart attack kills the american comedian/toastermaster general (diary of young comic).

  • Nicolis Copernicus

    Revolutionized the understanding of the universe with his heliocentric model.

  • Tanith Lee

    Renowned fantasy and science fiction writer.

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Who was the US President on May 24, 2019?

On May 24, 2019 the US President was Donald John Trump (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 24, 2019?

On May 24, 2019 the UK Prime Minister was Theresa May (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on May 24, 2019?

On May 24, 2019 the Pope was Francis.

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What is special about May 24th?

May 24th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 24th 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 24th, such as:

  • 2019 - Iran-united states relations : president donald trump orders 1,500 troops to the persian gulf and several patriot missile launchers as tensions rise between iran and the united states.
  • 2018 - Mississauga restaurant bombing: 15 people were injured when two suspects set off an improvised explosive device in a mississauga restaurant. the suspects fled immediately. (reuters),
  • 2017 - 2017 manchester arena bombing: british police have arrested six suspects in the ongoing investigation into monday's fatal explosion. one of them was a 23-year old man. he was taken into custody on tuesday. (abc news), (reuters) (reuters2) the libyan counter terrorism forces have taken into custody the father ramadan abedi and hashem abedi of salman abedi's suspected bomber.

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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 May 2019?

May 2019 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.

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