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Friday May 10, 2019

May 10: Day of the Week

May 10, 2019 was the 130th day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 235 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Friday.

If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Kin'yōbi.

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Here’s the May calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Taurus is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Emerald is the modern birthstone for this month. Sapphire is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

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May 10 Historical Event(s)

  • 1497
    Amerigo Vespucci allegedly leaves Cádiz for his first voyage to the New World.
  • 1775
    American Revolutionary War: Representatives from the Thirteen Colonies begin the Second Continental Congress in Philadelphia.
  • 1801
    First Barbary War: The Barbary pirates of Tripoli declare war on the United States of America.
  • 1865
    American Civil War: In Kentucky, Union soldiers ambush and mortally wound Confederate raider William Quantrill, who lingers until his death on June 6.
  • 1865
    American Civil War: Jefferson Davis is captured by Union troops near Irwinville, Georgia.
  • 1893
    The Supreme Court of the United States rules in Nix v. Hedden that a tomato is a vegetable, not a fruit, under the Tariff Act of 1883.
  • 1908
    Mother’s Day is observed for the first time in the United States, in Grafton, West Virginia.
  • 1940
    World War II: Germany invades Belgium, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg.
  • 1981
    François Mitterrand wins the presidential election and becomes the first Socialist President of France in the French Fifth Republic.
  • 1994
    Nelson Mandela is inaugurated as South Africa’s first black president.

Who were born on May 10?

  • 1863
    Upendrakishore Ray, Indian writer, painter and composer (d. 1915)
  • 1902
    Anatole Litvak, Ukrainian-born film director (d. 1974)
  • 1907
    Freddie Spencer Chapman, British army officer (d. 1971)
  • 1957
    Sid Vicious, English bassist (The Sex Pistols) (d. 1979)
  • 1960
    Dean Heller, American politician
  • 1963
    Lisa Nowak, American astronaut
  • 1976
    Steve Howard, Scottish footballer
  • 1983
    Natalia Zabala, Spanish beauty pageant contestant
  • 1984
    Kristyna Myles, British singer
  • 1985
    Ryan Getzlaf, Canadian ice hockey player

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