Thursday April 01, 1999
US date format: 4/1/1999, UK date format: 1/4/1999
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 1, 1999). 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 Jairus Aquino and Justin Johnes.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Believe by Cher.
In UK Flat Beat by Mr Oizo was in the top 5 hits.
I'll Make You Happy, directed by Athina Tsoulis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while The Reader by Bernhard Schlink was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Futurama.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Arc the Lad III or Coaster Works.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 01, 1999?
- 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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- Nunavut is established as a Canadian territory carved out of the eastern part of the Northwest Territories.
- Two Libyans suspected of bringing down Pan Am flight 103 in 1988 are handed over to Scottish authorities for eventual trial in the Netherlands. The United Nations suspends sanctions against Libya.
- In Laramie, Wyoming, Russell Henderson pleads guilty to kidnapping and felony murder, in order to avoid a possible death penalty conviction for the apparent hate crime killing of Matthew Shepard.
- Kosovo War: Kosovo's main border crossings are closed by Serbian forces to prevent ethnic Albanians from leaving.
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- Jesse Stone: American record producer (Born 1901).
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 01, 1999?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Busta Rhymes Featuring Janet - What's It Gonna Be?!
- Whitney Houston Feat. Faith Evans & Kelly Price - Heartbreak Hotel
- Faith Evans Featuring Puff Daddy - All Night Long
- Silk - If You (Lovin' Me)
- Shanice - When I Close My Eyes
- Mariah Carey - I Still Believe/Pure Imagination
- TLC - No Scrubs
- Jesse Powell - You
- Lauryn Hill - Ex-Factor
- Tyrese - Sweet Lady
Sport Games on April 01, 1999
- Atlanta Hawks - New Jersey Nets : 85 - 90
- Chicago Bulls - Detroit Pistons : 75 - 107
- Cleveland Cavaliers - New York Knicks : 74 - 78
- Houston Rockets - Utah Jazz : 87 - 88
- Indiana Pacers - Toronto Raptors : 87 - 88
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Bielefeld - Oberhausen : 2 - 0
- TB Berlin - Stuttgarter K : 0 - 2
- Unterhaching - St Pauli : 2 - 1
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Gillingham - Reading : 2 - 1
- MVV Maastricht - Roda JC : 0 - 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, 1999 is your birthday you're 21 years, 5 months, 28 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 3 days.
What news were making the headlines those days in April 1999?
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 $70.31
- Apple AAPL: opens at $36.06
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $91.25
- General Electric GE: opens at $111.00
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $177.31
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on April 01, 1999?
On April 01, 1999 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is April 01, 1999?
On April 01, 1999 the zodiac sign was Aries.
Who was the US President on April 01, 1999?
On April 01, 1999 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 01, 1999?
On April 01, 1999 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on April 01, 1999?
On April 01, 1999 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on April 01, 1999?
On April 01, 1999 several famous people were born including, Jairus Aquino, Justin Johnes.
Which famous people died on April 01, 1999?
Famous people died on April 01, 1999 include, Jesse Stone.
What was the number one song in April 01, 1999?
The number one song in the week of April 01, 1999 was Believe by Cher in US and Flat Beat by Mr Oizo in UK.
What were the top hits on April 01, 1999?
The top hits on April 01, 1999 were Believe by Cher, Heartbreak Hotel by Whitney Houston, Every Morning by Sugar Ray in US and Flat Beat by Mr Oizo, Perfect Moment by Martine McCutcheon, Witch Doctor by The Cartoons in UK.