On This Day

What Happened on May 31, 2019

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Disgruntled employee shoots and kills 12 people at a US municipal building in Virginia Beach, Virginia

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Former "Twilight" star Robert Pattinson is announced as the new Batman

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US President Donald Trump threatens to impose extra 5% tax on Mexican goods if country does not increase its efforts to curb immigration

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

Famous Deaths

  • Niara Sudarkasa [Gloria Albertha Marshall], American educator and anthropologist (Lincoln College), dies at 80
  • [Roger Kynard] Roky Erickson, American musician (The 13th Floor Elevators), dies at 71