Thursday 19 August 1999
It was Thursday, 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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 19 August 1999 ?
- Roman festivals - Vinalia Rustica celebrated in honor of Venus Libitina commemorating the founding of the oldest known temple to her, on the Esquiline Hill, in 293 BC on this date.
- RC saints - Saint Sebald, Saint Louis of Toulouse, Jean-Eudes de MTzeray
- Afghanistan - Afghan Independence Day see above: 1919
- National Day of the Filipino Language, Philippines - Holiday for Quezon City, Quezon Province and other municipalities named after Manuel Quezon
- National Aviation Day, USA
- In Belgrade, tens of thousands of Serbians rally to demand the resignation of Federal Republic of Yugoslavia President Slobodan Milosevic.
- Mandarin Airlines Flight 642 crashes in Hong Kong.
- GPS Week Numbers Reset to 0
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1999 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Jennifer Lopez - If You Had My Love
- Christina Aguilera - Genie In A Bottle
- Destiny's Child - Bills, Bills, Bills
- Pearl Jam - Last Kiss
- K-Ci & JoJo - Tell Me It's Real
- LFO - Summer Girls
- 702 - Where My Girls At?
- Smash Mouth - All Star
- The Backstreet Boys - I Want It That Way
- Naughty By Nature - Jamboree
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 19 August 1999 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?