Sunday 1 March 1998
It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include MeechOnMars and Cameron Long.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to My Heart Will Go On by Celine Dion.
In UK Doctor Jones by Aqua was in the top 5 hits.
The Big Lebowski, directed by Joel Coen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while The Street Lawyer by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching If I Ruled the World.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Axis & Allies or Freddi Fish 3: The Case of the Stolen Conch Shell.
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Which were the important events of 1 March 1998 ?
- Saint Eudoxia
- Self Injury Awareness Day
- Historically, March 1st was considered to be the beginning of the Roman 'work year' as January (the official first month) and February were unfit for warfare. The numerical Latin names of some months reflect this. (September = Seventh, October = Eighth, November = Ninth, December = Tenth). (see New Year).
- Korea - Independence Movement Day (Samiljeol; ???).
- Saint David's Day (National Holiday of Wales).
- Iceland - This day is called the Beer Day, but this day in 1989 beer was allowed again.
- Martisor - a seasonal holiday in Romania.
- Baba Marta - a Bulgarian custom when the Martenitsa is worn for good health and luck symbolizing the beginning of the spring season in Bulgaria.
- Eight Hours Day - Tasmania, Australia.
- Saint Albin
- Labour day - Western Australia.
- Saint Swidbert
- Bah�'f Faith - Last Day (4 or 5) of Ayy�m-i-H� (Intercalary Days) - days in the Bah�'f calendar devoted to service and gift giving.
- World Day of Prayer.
- Roman Empire - The sacred fire of Rome was renewed (See Vesta).
- Roman Empire - New Year.
- World Civil Defense Day - This Day commemorates the entry into force in 1972 of the ICDO Constitution as an inter-governmental organisation. 
- Roman Empire - Matronalia in honor of Juno.
- Independence Day in Bosnia and Herzegovina
- Saint Monan, largely legendary Scottish saint.
Famous Birthdays:01 March
- Art, opens at Royale Theater, New York City
- Australian Ladies Masters Golf
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1998 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Celine Dion - My Heart Will Go On
- Usher - Nice & Slow
- Will Smith - Gettin' Jiggy Wit It
- Janet - Together Again
- Savage Garden - Truly Madly Deeply
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Uncle Sam - I Don't Ever Want To See You Again
- Boyz II Men - A Song For Mama
- Destiny's Child - No, No, No Part II
- Puff Daddy - Been Around The World
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