Saturday 18 December 1999
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Smooth by Santana.
In UK The Millennium Prayer by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits.
Galaxy Quest, directed by Dean Parisot, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while Tuesdays With Morrie by Mitch Albom was one of the best selling books.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Digimon Adventure: Anode/Cathode Tamer or Egypt 1156 B.C.: Tomb of the Pharaoh.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 18 December 1999 ?
- Roman festivals - Feast of Epona (during Saturnalia)
- R.C. Saints - Gatianus of Tours
- Also see December 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Niger - Republic Day (autonomous in 1958)
- Greek Orthodox Church ? Feast of Sebastian the Martyr
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- Robert Bresson: French film director of 14 films in 40 years; he left a reputation as one of cinema's most austere artists.
- NASA launches into orbit the Terra platform carrying five Earth Observation instruments, including ASTER, CERES, MISR, MODIS and MOPITT.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1999 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Santana - Smooth
- Brian McKnight - Back At One
- Jessica Simpson - I Wanna Love You Forever
- Savage Garden - I Knew I Loved You
- Whitney Houston - My Love Is Your Love
- Marc Anthony - I Need To Know
- Donell Jones - U Know What's Up
- Jennifer Lopez - Waiting For Tonight
- Missy Misdemeanor Elliott - Hot Boyz
- Kevon Edmonds - 24/7
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