Friday 22 October 1999
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Smooth by Santana.
In UK Blue (Da Ba Dee) by Eiffel 65 was in the top 5 hits.
The Insider, directed by Michael Mann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban by J. K. Rowling was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 October 1999 ?
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- Maurice Papon, an official in the Vichy France government during World War II, is jailed for crimes against humanity.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1999 ?
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What news were making the headlines those days in October 1999?
- EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.508
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Steve Jobs -- Oct. 18, 1999
- SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9712
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
For twelve long years, the dread fortress of Azkaban held an infamous prisoner named Sirius Black. Convicted of killing thirteen people with a single curse, he was said to be the heir apparent to the Dark Lord, Voldemort.Now
The Dursleys were so mean that hideous that summer that all Harry Potter wanted was to get back to the Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry.
Harry Potter has no idea how famous he is. That's because he's being raised by his miserable aunt and uncle who are terrified Harry will learn that he's really a wizard, just as his parents were.
Hearts In Atlantis is composed of five interconnected, sequential narratives set in the years from 1960 to 1999. Each story is deeply rooted in the sixties, and each is haunted by the Vietnam War.In
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Tell the world why 22 October 1999 is such a special date for you!