On This Day

What Happened on May 21, 2018

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


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Former US president Barack Obama and Michelle Obama sign deal with Netflix to produce films and series

44th US President Barack Obama
44th US President
Barack Obama
US First Lady Michelle Obama
US First Lady
Michelle Obama
  • Mushrooms have poisoned more than 800 in western Iran, killing 11
  • Teenager who started California's 2017 Eagle Creek Fire ordered to pay $36.6 million to cover damages by district judge
  • Truckers begin a 10 strike in Brazil, blocking roads in protest at the price of diesel leading to country-wide shortages

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US Justice Department says it is expanding its internal investigation into whether FBI infiltrated Donald Trump's 2016 campaign

45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump