Historical Events In May - 19
Wednesday, 23 October 2019
1993 On this day in history boeing 727 crashes into mountain at Medellín Colombia, kills 132
1993 Dow Jones closes above 3,500 for first time (3,500.03) on May - 19.
1993 Juventus wins 22th UEFA Cup at Torino on this day in history.
1993 Nemesio Antunes, Chilean painter, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1994 On May - 19 final Episode of LA Law after 8 year run
1994 On May - 19 omar Sharif suffers a mild heart attack
1994 On this day in history tennis star Jennifer Capriati (18), checks into a drug rehab center
1994 On May - 19 henry Morgan, TV panalist (To Tell the Truth), dies of cancer at 74
1995 World's youngest doctor, Balamurali Ambati, 17, graduates Mount Sinai on this day in history.
1996 On May - 19 sTS 77 (Endeavour 11), launches into orbit
1996 On May - 19 johnny "Guitar" Watson, musician, dies at 61
1997 Millie, dog of President Bush (Millie's Book), dies at 12 on May - 19.
2004 On this day in history tony Randall, actor (Felix Unger in The Odd Couple) dies aged 84
2005 Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith released, effectively completing the Star Wars movie saga begun by George Lucas in 1977 and shattering the opening day box-office record with $50,013,859 on May - 19.
2005 On this day in history the Canadian House of Commons members narrowly pass two budget bills at second reading allowing the minority Liberal government of Prime Minister Paul Martin to stay in power.
2007 The 126th FA Cup Final is held, the first at the new Wembley Stadium. Chelsea defeat Manchester United 1-0 on May - 19.
2009 Sri Lanka announces victory in its 27 year war again e terrori organisation, Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam on May - 19.
2010 On May - 19 protests in Bangkok, Thailand ends with a bloody military crackdown, killing 91 and more than 2,100 injured.
2012 On May - 19 chelsea defeat Bayern Munich in penalty shootout to win the UEFA Champion's League
2013 On this day in history sweden defeat Switzerland to win the 2013 World Ice Hockey Championship
2018 American actress Meghan Markle marries Prince Harry at a ceremony in Windsor Castle, making her a member of the British royal family on May - 19.
2018 On this day in history queen Elizabeth II grants the titles of Duke and Duchess of Sussex to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle upon their marriage
2018 Japanese film "Shoplifters" by Hirokazu Kore-eda wins the Cannes Palme d'Or on this day in history.
2018 FA Cup Final: Belgian international Eden Hazard scores 22' penalty to give Chelsea 1-0 win over Manchester United at Wembley Stadium on this day in history.
2018 On May - 19 142nd Preakness Stakes: Mike Smith wins aboard Justify in fog for second-leg of the Triple Crown
2018 The wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle is held at St George's Chapel, England, with an estimated global audience of 1.9 billion on this day in history.