Tuesday 18 May 1999
It was Tuesday, 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.
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace, directed by George Lucas, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace by Terry Brooks was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Jasper Carrott: Back to the Front
Which were the important events of 18 May 1999 ?
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1999 ?
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What news were making the headlines those days in May 1999?
- Time: Secretary State Madeline Albright. Inset: Jar Jar Binks by Lucasfilm Ltd.
- SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9691
- EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.485
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERA long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, an evil legacy long believed dead is stirring. Now the dark side of the Force threatens to overwhelm the light, and only an ancient Jedi prophecy ...
Everywhere hailed as a novel of rare beauty and power, White Oleander tells the unforgettable story of Ingrid, a brilliant poet imprisoned for murder, and her daughter, Astrid, whose odyssey through a series of Los Angeles foster homes-each its own ...
“The mistress of high tension” (The New Yorker) and undisputed Queen of Suspense Mary Higgins Clark brings us another New York Times bestselling novel that she “prepares so carefully and executes with such relish” (The New York Times Book Review) ...
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
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Darkness Falls: The Crusade
Tell the world why 18 May 1999 is such a special date for you!