Tuesday 31 August 1999
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Bailamos by Enrique Iglesias.
In UK Better Off Alone by DJ Jurgen Presents Alice Deejay was in the top 5 hits.
The 13th Warrior, directed by John McTiernan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while Rainbow Six by Tom Clanc 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 months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 31 August 1999 ?
- Trinidad and Tobago - Independence Day (from Great Britain, 1962)
- Kyrgyzstan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
- Malaysia - Hari Merdeka, a National Day (independence within the Commonwealth, 1957)
- Moldova: Day of Our Language (Limba Noastra)
- Calendar of Saints - Saint Aidan of Lindisfarne, San Abbondio, Saint Raymond Nonnatus
Famous Birthdays:31 August
- A LAPA Boeing 737-200 crashes during takeoff from Jorge Newbury Airport in Buenos Aires, killing 65, including 2 on the ground.
- Apple Computer releases the Power Macintosh G4.
- A magnitude 5.9 earthquake hits Athens, killing 143 and injuring more than 2,000.
- Viacom and CBS merge.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1999 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 31 August 1999 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?