Wednesday April 01, 1998
US date format: 4/1/1998, UK date format: 1/4/1998
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 1, 1998). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include William Tyler .
In that special week of April people in US were listening to All My Life by K-Ci & JoJo.
In UK My Heart Will Go On by Celine Dion was in the top 5 hits.
Like It Is, directed by Paul Oremland, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while The Smithsonian Institution by Gore Vidal was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Cardcaptor Sakura.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gex: Enter the Gecko or Bomberman Fantasy Race.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 01, 1998?
- Saint Waleric
- Saint Hugh of Grenoble
- Orissa - a state in eastern India celebrates "Utkal Divas", its statehood day.
- India - Start of financial year.
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- World Ice Pairs Figure Skating Championship in Minneapolis, Minnesota; Russians Yelena Berezhnaya and Anton Sikharulidze win.
- William Tyler: YouTube Star.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 01, 1998?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- K-Ci & JoJo - All My Life/Don't Rush (Take Love Slowly)
- Montell Jordan Feat. Master P & Silkk The Shocker - Let's Ride
- Next - Too Close
- Destiny's Child - No, No, No
- Public Announcement - Body Bumpin' Yippie-Yi-Yo
- Usher - Nice & Slow
- Mase Featuring Total - What You Want
- SWV - Rain
- Lord Tariq & Peter Gunz - Deja Vu [Uptown Baby]
- Aretha Franklin - A Rose Is Still A Rose
Sport Games on April 01, 1998
- Boston Celtics - Orlando Magic : 98 - 87
- Cleveland Cavaliers - Detroit Pistons : 92 - 90
- Milwaukee Bucks - Denver Nuggets : 106 - 100
- Philadelphia 76ers - Washington Wizards : 112 - 91
- Portland Trail Blazers - Utah Jazz : 89 - 98
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Nott'm Forest - Sheffield United : 3 - 0
- QPR - Wolves : 0 - 0
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Rangers - Hibernian : 3 - 0
- Feyenoord - Groningen : 3 - 0
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next April 01If April 01, 1998 is your birthday you're 22 years, 5 months, 24 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 7 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $67.75
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- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $89.81
- General Electric GE: opens at $85.75
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $103.87