/ 19 May 2024

19 May 2024

4.00am (AEST) – Boxing: Aussie Jai Opetaia v Mairis Briedis from Latvia in a world title fight – Saudi Arabia

Sydney’s first ever Drag Expo (on until 21 May)

Pentecost

World IBD Day 

Anniversary of:

  • the birthdays of Dame Nellie Melba (1861), Ho Chi Minh (1890), Malcolm X (1925), and Nora Ephron (1941)
  • the deaths of Anne Boleyn (1536) and Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis (1994)
  • the founding of Save the Children, the first global movement for children (1919)
  • Sri Lanka announcing victory in its 25-year war against the terrorist organisation, Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (2009)
  • the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle (2018)

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