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Thursday 6 May 1999

1999-05-06

It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of May people in US were listening to Livin' La Vida Loca by Ricky Martin. In UK Swear It Again by Westlife was in the top 5 hits. Notting Hill, directed by Roger Michell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999 while The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Notting Hill

Directed by: Roger Michell

Starring: Hugh Grant, Julia Roberts, Richard McCabe

Country: United States

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The Mummy

Directed by: Stephen Sommers

Starring: Brendan Fraser, Rachel Weisz, John Hannah

Country: United States

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eXistenZ

Directed by: David Cronenberg

Starring: Jude Law, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Ian Holm

Country: United States

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Open Your Eyes

Directed by: Alejandro Amenbar

Starring: Eduardo Noriega, Penlope Cruz, Chete Lera

Country: United States

Never Been Kissed

Directed by: Raja Gosnell

Starring: Drew Barrymore, David Arquette, Michael Vartan

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Futurama

Written by: David X. Cohen, Matt Groening

Starring: Billy West, Katey Sagal, John DiMaggio, Tress MacNeille

Country: United States

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Jasper Carrott: Back to the Front

Starring: Jasper Carrott

Country: United Kingdom

The Sopranos

Written by: David Chase

Starring: James Gandolfini, Lorraine Bracco, Edie Falco, Michael Imperioli

Country: United States

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Grand Designs

Starring: Kevin McCloud

Country: United Kingdom

Mersey Blues

Starring: Andrew Lincoln

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 May 1999 ?

Holidays:
  • New Martyr Demetrios of the Peloponnesus (d. 1803)
  • Seraphim the Struggler of Mt. Domvu
  • Micah of Radonezh
  • New Martyr Elias Ardunis
  • Righteous Job the Long-suffering (OT)
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • First elections to the devolved Scottish Parliament and Welsh Assembly held.
  • A jury finds ''The Jenny Jones Show'' and Warner Bros. liable in the shooting death of Scott Amedure, after the show deceived Jonathan Schmitz into appearing on a secret same-sex crush episode.
  • Kosovo War: In the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, three Chinese embassy workers were killed and 20 others wounded when a NATO B-2 aircraft mistakenly bombed a Chinese Embassy in Belgrade.
  • In Guinea-Bissau, President João Bernardo Vieira is ousted in a military coup.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 1999?

  • Time: The Monsters Next Door.' Colombine H.S. shooting suspect Dylan Klebold ctsy Brian Maass-KCNC-TV, su
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9689
  • Life: Gwyneth Paltrow and Mother

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon

By: Stephen King

The acclaimed #1 New York Times and undisputed King of Horror Stephen King offers a frightening suspense novel about a young girl who becomes lost in the woods as night falls.On

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Homeport

By: Nora Roberts

An art expert and a thief get caught in a dangerous game in this novel of daring deception and desire from #1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts. After

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A New Song

By: Jan Karon

The fifth novel in the Mitford series, by the bestselling author of At Home in Mitford and Somebody Safe with Somebody Good In A New Song, Mitford's longtime Episcopal priest, Father Tim, retires.

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Bittersweet

By: Danielle Steel

In Bittersweet, Danielle Steel has written a novel for our times, a story of choices and new beginnings.India Taylor lived in a world of manicured lawns and neatly maintained calendars: a merry-go-round of Little League, piano lessons, and Cape Cod ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Bass Hunter 64

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Sports simulation, Fishing

Publisher: Take-Two Interactive

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Buffers Evolution

Platform: WonderSwan

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Bandai

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Dancing Stage featuring Dreams Come True

Platform: Arcade, PlayStation

Genre: Music, Exercise

Publisher: Konami

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Darkstone: Evil Reigns

Darkstone: Evil Reigns

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation, Android

Genre: Action RPG

Publisher: EU Electronic Arts; NA Gathering of Developers (PC); NA Take-Two Interactive (PS)

Demise: Rise of the Ku'tan

Platform: PC

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: IPC Software

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