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On This Day

May 19

Malcom X Day

1884 Shoes are mass produced for the first time

1958 Attack of the 50th Women premiers

1977 Smokey and The Bandit premiers in New York

1984 The Edmonton Oilers beat the New York islander for the Stanley Cup

1989 Do the Right Thing premieres at the Cannes Film Festival Directed by Spike Lee Starring Danny Aiello, Ossie Davis, Samuel L. Jackson & Rosie Perez.

1992 Amy Fisher shoots Mary Jo Buttafuoco

1999 Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace opens in theatres directed by George Lucas, starring Liam Neeson, Ewan McGregor, Natalie Portman & Samuel L. Jackson

2012 Chelsea win the UEFA Champions League over Bayern Munich in penalty shoots

Happy Birthday

1919 George Auld Toronto born jazz musician plays tenor saxophone & clarinet

1926 Malcom X activist

1945 Pete Townshend musician in The WHO

1946 Andre The Giant WWE Hall of Famer, actor Legend

1948 Grace Jones actress singer

1952 Joey Ramone drummer in the band The Ramones

1965 Cecilia Bolocco model Miss Universe 1987

1979 Bérénice Marlohe actress

1981 George St-Pierre Mix martial artist 2 x UFC Welterweight Champion

1981 Yo Gotti Rapper

1983 Eve Angel adult entertainer

1992 Marshmello DJ