A look at the highlights this day May 19;
1997 – “The Lost World: Jurassic Park”, directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Jeff Goldblum and Julianne Moore, premieres in the US.
1999 – Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace, directed by George Lucas, starring Ewan McGregor, Natalie Portman and Liam Neeson is released in cinemas
2007 – “Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End”, directed by Gore Verbinksi, starring Johnny Depp, Keira Knightley and Orlando Bloom premieres in Anaheim – most expensive film ($300 million) made at the time.
1911 – The first American criminal conviction that was based on fingerprint evidence occurred in New York City.
1995 – The world’s youngest doctor in the world Balamurali Ambati at 17 graduated from Mount Sinai Medical School.
That’s it on Today In History