April 19th, 2017

April 19th, 2017, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 109 of 2017. The decade was the 2010s.

4 years, 0 months and 2 days have passed since April 19th, 2017.


On This Date

Events that occurred on April 19th, 2017:

  • Former NFL player and convicted murderer Aaron Hernandez commits suicide.
  • Bill O'Reilly is fired by Fox News over sexual harassment claims.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on April 19th, 2017:

  • United States: Shape of You - Ed Sheeran
  • United Kingdom: Shape of You - Ed Sheeran

Movie Box Office

Which movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "The Fate of the Furious" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is April 19th, 2017 and it's a Wednesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Aries. The summer of 2017 is drawing closer and temperatures have started to rise.

The song Shape of You by Ed Sheeran is on top of the singles charts in both the USA and the United Kingdom. Donald Trump is currently the President of the United States and the movie The Fate of the Furious is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, Theresa May is the current Prime Minister.

It's 2017, so the music charts are being dominated by artists such as Ed Sheeran, Luis Fonsi, Bruno Mars, Kendrick Lamar, The Chainsmokers, Migos, Sam Hunt and Post Malone. The Netflix series "13 Reasons Why" has just been released. The run-up to the 2017 French presidential election is currently taking place, with Emmanuel Macron squaring off against Marine Le Pen.

Kendrick Lamar has just released his new album "Damn". People are shocked by Facebook livestream footage of Steve Stephens shooting an elderly man dead in Cleveland. Stephens has since been found dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. The suicide of former NFL player and convicted murderer Aaron Hernandez in prison is receiving widespread media attention. TV host Bill O'Reilly has recently been fired by Fox News over sexual harassment claims.

UK Prime Minister has just called a Snap Election. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Prison Break", "Black Mirror", "Jane the Virgin" and "Stranger Things". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds", "Resident Evil 7: Biohazard", "Horizon Zero Dawn" and "The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "The Fairly OddParents", "Henry Danger", "Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn" and "Game Shakers". Popular toys include the likes of "PlayStation 4", "Hatchimals", "Fidget spinner" and "Nintendo Switch".


News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on April 19th, 2017.

  • The Shape of Water

    "The Shape of Water" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2017.

  • 2017 in movies.

    Popular movies in 2017 included the likes of It, Get Out, Dunkirk, Wonder Woman, Blade Runner 2049, Baby Driver, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Thor: Ragnarok, Logan, Molly's Game, John Wick: Chapter 2 and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.

  • Who were the best NBA players in 2017?

    The best NBA players in 2017 were Russell Westbrook, LeBron James, James Harden, Anthony Davis and Kawhi Leonard.

  • 2017 in music.

    Popular music artists in 2017 included Ed Sheeran, The Chainsmokers, Bruno Mars, Coldplay, Kendrick Lamar, Future, DJ Khaled, Post Malone, French Montana, Cardi B, Logic, Imagine Dragons, Lil Pump, Shawn Mendes and Kygo.

  • Record of the Year: 2017

    "24K Magic" by Bruno Mars would go on to win a Grammy for 2017's Record of the Year.

  • Gal Gadot

    Israeli actress Gal Gadot is named as FHM's sexiest woman of the year in 2017.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 4 years, 0 months and 2 days have passed since April 19th, 2017.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 16 of 2017.
  • Leap Year: 2017 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on April 19th, 2017, will be 4 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1492556400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around April 19th, 2017:

  • March 21st, 2017: Irish politician Martin McGuinness passes away.
  • March 21st, 2017: Former Chicago Bulls General Manager Jerry Krause passes away at the age of 77.
  • March 30th, 2017: Kendrick Lamar releases his song "Humble".
  • April 2nd, 2017: WrestleMania 33: Roman Reigns defeats The Undertaker in a "No Holds Barred" match.
  • April 3rd, 2017: Wrestling: Kurt Angle returns to the WWE for the first time in over 10 years.
  • April 9th, 2017: United Airlines receives criticism for dragging a passenger off a flight.
  • April 13th, 2017: Ed Sheeran plays at the 3 Arena in Dublin.
  • April 14th, 2017: Kendrick Lamar releases his album "Damn".
  • April 17th, 2017: The remix version of Luis Fonsi's song "Despacito", featuring Justin Bieber, is released.
  • This date: April 19th, 2017
  • April 27th, 2017: The fraudulent music festival "Fyre Festival" falls apart after heavy rain and is eventually postponed.
  • April 28th, 2017: Social media app Yik Yak announces that it will be closing down.
  • May 7th, 2017: Emmanuel Macron wins the 2017 French presidential election.
  • May 9th, 2017: Donald Trump fires FBI Director James Comey.
  • May 12th, 2017: Football: Chelsea win the Premier League after a 1-0 win over West Brom.
  • May 14th, 2017: Tottenham play their final game at White Hart Lane.
  • May 14th, 2017: Emmanuel Macron becomes the new President of France.
  • May 15th, 2017: Moors murderer Ian Brady dies in prison.
  • May 17th, 2017: Irish politics: Enda Kenny announces that he will be stepping down as leader of Fine Gael.
  • May 17th, 2017: American whistleblower Chelsea Manning is released from prison.
  • May 18th, 2017: Soundgarden and Audioslave lead vocalist Chris Cornell commits suicide.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on April 19th, 2017, will have the star sign Aries.
  • Aries is the star sign for this date in both the old and the new system.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2017 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: April 19th, 2017 falls under the Falcon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.

Television Shows

TV shows that people would have been watching around this time.

  • 13 Reasons Why - Teen drama series.
  • Stranger Things - Science fiction series.
  • Better Call Saul - Breaking Bad spin-off.
  • Jane the Virgin - Romantic drama-comedy series.
  • Power - Crime drama.
  • Rick and Morty - Adult animated Sci-Fi sitcom.
  • Peaky Blinders - British crime series that is set in the 19th century.
  • Orange Is the New Black - American comedy-drama about a federal prison.
  • Black Mirror - Dystopian Sci-Fi series.
  • American Horror Story - Anthology horror series.
  • Homeland - Spy thriller about CIA operative Carrie Mathison.
  • Suits - Legal drama television series.

2017 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2017.

  • Game Shakers
  • Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn
  • Henry Danger
  • Paw Patrol
  • Doc McStuffins
  • The Fairly OddParents
  • Dora the Explorer

2017 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2017:

  • Nintendo Switch
  • Fidget spinner
  • Hatchimals
  • Xbox One
  • PlayStation 4

Video Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Action-adventure game for the Nintendo Switch.
  • Horizon Zero Dawn - RPG game developed by Guerrilla Games.
  • Resident Evil 7: Biohazard - Survival horror game.
  • PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds - Online battle royale game.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures and noteable people who were born on the 19th of April:


US President

Who was the US President on April 19th, 2017?

  • Donald Trump was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on April 19th, 2017?

  • Theresa May was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (Prime Minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on April 19th, 2017 was probably conceived around the 10th of July, 2016. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 19th, 2017 is the 27th of January, 2018. (Rough Estimate).

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about April 19th, 2017.

  • 1,463 days have passed since this date.
  • 126,403,200 seconds have passed since the April 19th, 2017.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 147,470,400 times.
  • Since April 19th, 2017, earth has travelled approximately 65,224,051,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 21,067,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 10,870,675 steps. That's about 4,831 miles!
  • Since this date, 1,516,838 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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