Monday 16 August 1999
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Genie In A Bottle by Christina Aguilera.
In UK Better Off Alone by DJ Jurgen Presents Alice Deejay was in the top 5 hits.
Perfect Blue, directed by Satoshi Kon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while Black Notice by Patricia Cornwell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Mayfair Set.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dive Alert: Becky's Version or Fire Emblem: Thracia 776.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 August 1999 ?
- RC saints: feast day of Saint Stephen I of Hungary; Saint Roch (helps against plague and skin diseases)
- USA: legal holiday in Vermont for the Battle of Bennington in 1777 (which actually took place in the state of New York)
- Palio dell'Assunta in Siena
- Eastern Orthodox: commemoration of the translation of the Acheiropoietos icon which means "Not made by hands", (also known as the Mandelion; now lost) from Edessa to Constantinople on 16 August 944
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 16 August
- Pee Wee King: American country musician and songwriter (Born 1914).
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1999 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Christina Aguilera - Genie In A Bottle
- Destiny's Child - Bills, Bills, Bills
- K-Ci & JoJo - Tell Me It's Real
- LFO - Summer Girls
- Smash Mouth - All Star
- The Backstreet Boys - I Want It That Way
- 702 - Where My Girls At?
- Jennifer Lopez - If You Had My Love
- Pearl Jam - Last Kiss
- Naughty By Nature - Jamboree
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