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May 31

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened throughout history on May 31. From 1900 until now. May 31 is under the sign of Gemini. Famous birthdays on this day include Clint Eastwood (1930), Colin Farrell (1976) and Brooke Shields (1965). Several movies were released around May 31 over the years, such as Ferris Bueller's Day Off in 1986 directed by John Hughes and A Summer's Tale in 1996 directed by Éric Rohmer.
But much more happened on May 31 over the years: find out below

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Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Release year: 1986

Directed by: John Hughes

Starring: Matthew Broderick, Alan Ruck, Mia Sara, Jeffrey Jones

Country: United States of America

A Summer's Tale

A Summer's Tale

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Éric Rohmer

Starring: Melvil Poupaud, Amanda Langlet, Gwenaëlle Simon, Aurelia Nolin

The Strange Love of Martha Ivers

The Strange Love of Martha Ivers

Release year: 1946

Directed by: Lewis Milestone

Starring: Barbara Stanwyck, Van Heflin, Lizabeth Scott, Kirk Douglas

Country: United States of America

Man Hunt

Man Hunt

Release year: 1941

Directed by: Fritz Lang

Starring: Walter Pidgeon, Joan Bennett, George Sanders, John Carradine

Country: United States of America

The Rock

The Rock

Release year: 1996

Directed by: Michael Bay

Starring: Sean Connery, Nicolas Cage, Ed Harris, John Spencer

Country: United States of America

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 31?


Holidays

  • World No Tobacco Day.
  • Syaday (Discordianism) (5th day of the season of Confusion, honors Apostle Sri Syadasti).
  • Saint Gislemerio
  • Saint Mechtilde of Diessen
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Events

  • 2019 Taliban suicide car bomber kills four Afghan civilians and wounds over 20 including four American soldiers. (VOA)
  • 2018 2018 Nicaraguan protests: Catholic bishops cancel the planned Episcopal Conference talks with the government after protests against Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega turn violent. According to the Nicaraguan Human Rights Center, pro-government armed groups killed 11 people. (Reuters)
  • 2017 War in Afghanistan (2001–present): May 2017 Kabul attack: A suicide bombing occurs in Kabul near the German embassy with at least 90 killed and 461 injured. (Reuters via SBS), (The Guardian), (AFP via Channel News Asia)
  • 2016 Syrian Civil War: At least 23 people are killed in overnight air strikes in Idlib, Syria. (CNN) (BBC)
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Music charts

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Books

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The Century by Peter Jennings, Todd Brewster

The Century

Year: 1999

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What was it like to watch the Wright Brothers soar into the sky? To hear the first crackling voice aired on the radio? To cower in the ghastly trenches of Europe during World War I? To lose everything in the …

Pearl Harbor by Newt Gingrich and William R. Forstchen

Pearl Harbor

Year: 2007

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"A Thrilling Tale of the Attack That Marked America’s Darkest Day" ---W.E.B. Griffin President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s speech on December 8, 1941, lasted a mere six and half minutes.

All I Really Need To Know I Learned In Kindergarten by Robert Fulghum

All I Really Need To Know I Learned In Kindergarten

Year: 1989

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Twenty-five years ago, Robert Fulghum published a simple credo—a credo that became the phenomenal #1 New York Times bestseller All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten.

Journey To Java by Harold George Nicolson

Journey To Java

Year: 1958

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For his seventieth birthday, Sir Harold Nicolson was given a two months' cruise from London to Java, a gift from his friends.

The Fix by David Baldacci

The Fix

Year: 2017

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David Baldacci's remarkable detective Amos Decker--the man who can forget nothing--was first introduced in the sensational #1 New York Times bestseller Memory Man. Now Decker returns in a stunning new novel .

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