This Day in History, May 19

6:21 AM ET Tue, 19 May 2015

On this day in history, in 1993 the Dow closes at 3,500 for the first time; in 1999, "Star Wars Episode 1: The Phantom Menace" makes $28 million in its opening weekend, and WorldCom agrees to pay investors $500 million for accounting scandal in 2003.