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May 19th is a day marked by a diverse range of celebrations and observances that highlight the importance of various roles, professions, and activities in our lives. This day is packed with opportunities to recognize and engage in different aspects of community and personal well-being.

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Interesting Facts of May 19th

  1. 1. Anne Boleyn, the second wife of King Henry VIII of England, was executed on May 19th, 1536 on charges of incest, witchcraft, adultery, and conspiracy against the king.
  2. 2. Actress Marilyn Monroe famously sang "Happy Birthday, Mr. President" to John F. Kennedy on May 19th, 1962 at a celebration of his 45th birthday at Madison Square Garden.
  3. 3. Mustafa Kemal Atatürk landed in Samsun on May 19th, 1919, which marked the beginning of the Turkish War of Independence.
  4. 4. The U.S. Congress passed the Emergency Quota Act on May 19th, 1921, establishing national quotas on immigration.
  5. 5. The wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle took place on May 19th, 2018 at St George's Chapel, Windsor, marking a significant event in the British royal family.