Sunday February 01, 1998

US date format: 2/1/1998, UK date format: 1/2/1998

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 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 Alex Centa . In that special week of February people in US were listening to by . In UK by was in the top 5 hits. Left Luggage, directed by Jeroen Krabbé, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998 while The Letter by Richard Paul Evans was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Sparsh. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Grendel's Cave or California Speed.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 1998, at February 01 across the years or at February 1998 calendar.

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of February 01, 1998?


Holidays

  • St. Brigid of Kildare - one of the three patron saints of Ireland, the others being St. Patrick and St. Columcille.
  • In Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, the fictional character Willy Wonka gives an unprecedented tour of his chocolate factory on February 1 (year unspecified).
  • Blessed Reginald of Sint-Gillis
  • The start of LGBT History Month in the United Kingdom.
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Events

  • Street Corner Symphony, closes at Brooks Atkinson NYC after 79 performances
  • The United States Senate passes Resolution 71, urging U.S. President Bill Clinton to "take all necessary and appropriate actions to respond to the threat posed by Iraq's refusal to end its weapons of mass destruction programs."
  • NFL Pro Bowl Game, AFC beats NFC 29-24.
  • Australian Mixed Doubles Tennis: J Gimelstob and V Williams beat Suk and Sukova (6-2, 6-1).
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Movies

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Pi

Pi

Directed by: Darren Aronofsky

Starring: Sean Gullette, Mark Margolis, Ben Shenkman, Pamela Hart

Country: United States of America

Left Luggage

Left Luggage

Directed by: Jeroen Krabbé

Starring: Laura Fraser, Adam Monty, Isabella Rossellini, Jeroen Krabbé

Ringu

Ringu

Directed by: Hideo Nakata

Starring: Nanako Matsushima, Miki Nakatani, Yûko Takeuchi, Hitomi Satô

Smoke Signals

Smoke Signals

Directed by: Chris Eyre

Starring: Adam Beach, Evan Adams, Irene Bedard, Gary Farmer

Sweet Jane

Sweet Jane

Directed by: Joe Gayton

Starring: Samantha Mathis, Barbara Pilavin, Kimberly Scott, Joseph Gordon-Levitt

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of February 01, 1998?
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Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - En El Jardin
  2. - Contigo (Estar Contigo)
  3. - Lluvia Cae
  4. - Si Tu Supieras
  5. - A Pesar De Todos
Sport Games on February 01, 1998

Sport Games on February 01, 1998


NBA

American Basketball
  • Chicago Bulls - Los Angeles Lakers : 87 - 112
  • Houston Rockets - Boston Celtics : 96 - 107
  • Indiana Pacers - Los Angeles Clippers : 99 - 92
  • Miami Heat - New York Knicks : 83 - 89
  • Milwaukee Bucks - Minnesota Timberwolves : 118 - 110
See all Basketball game results of February 01, 1998

Serie A

Italian Football
  • Bologna - Atalanta : 0 - 0
  • Brescia - Inter : 0 - 1
  • Fiorentina - Udinese : 1 - 0
  • Lecce - Juventus : 0 - 2
  • Milan - Piacenza : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of February 01, 1998

Jupiler League

Football (Belgium)
  • Aalst - Molenbeek : 0 - 2
  • Club Brugge - Harelbeke : 2 - 1
  • Germinal - Genk : 4 - 3
See all Football game results of February 01, 1998

Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Karlsruhe - Leverkusen : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of February 01, 1998

TV Series

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Sparsh

Sparsh

Dawson's Creek

Dawson's Creek

Directed by: Steve Miner

Unfinished Business

Unfinished Business

Directed by: Ken Scott

Stella Street

Stella Street

Directed by: Peter Richardson

Robot Wars

Robot Wars

Directed by: William L. Stewart

Days to next February 01

If February 01, 1998 is your birthday you're 22 years, 9 months, 23 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 8 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Letter by Richard Paul Evans

The Letter

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In the final episode in The Christmas Box collection, David and MaryAnne Parkin find a mysterious letter at the base of their child Andrea's grave that eventually returns joy to their marriage, which had been strained in the nineteen years …

Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer

Into Thin Air

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National Bestseller A bank of clouds was assembling on the not-so-distant horizon, but journalist-mountaineer Jon Krakauer, standing on the summit of Mt. Everest, saw nothing that "suggested that a murderous storm was bearing down."

Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier

Cold Mountain

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In 1997, Charles Frazier’s debut novel Cold Mountain made publishing history when it sailed to the top of The New York Times best-seller list for sixty-one weeks, won numerous literary awards, including the National Book Award, and went on to …

The Ghost by Danielle Steel

The Ghost

By:

With a wife he loves and an exciting London-based career, architect Charles Waterston's life seems in perfect balance. Nothing in his comfortable existence prepares him for the sudden end to his ten-year marriage—or his unwanted transfer to his firm's New …

The God Of Small Things by Arundhati Roy

The God Of Small Things

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Compared favorably to the works of Faulkner and Dickens, Arundhati Roy’s debut novel is a modern classic that has been read and loved worldwide.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Grendel's Cave

Grendel's Cave

Platform: Web

Genre: Real-time Adventure

Chill

Chill

Platform: PlayStation Sega Saturn (unpublished)

Genre: Snowboarding

Publisher: Eidos Interactive

Fighters Destiny

Fighters Destiny

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Versus fighting

Publisher: Ocean of America, Inc. Ocean Software Ltd. Imagineer

California Speed

California Speed

Platform: Arcade, Nintendo 64

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Midway Games

Carmen Sandiego Math Detective

Carmen Sandiego Math Detective

Platform: Mac OS, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Educational

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on February 01, 1998?

On February 01, 1998 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is February 01, 1998?

On February 01, 1998 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.

Who was the US President on February 01, 1998?

On February 01, 1998 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 01, 1998?

On February 01, 1998 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on February 01, 1998?

On February 01, 1998 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on February 01, 1998?

On February 01, 1998 several famous people were born including, Alex Centa.

What was the number one song in February 01, 1998?

The number one song in the week of February 01, 1998 was Together Again by Janet in US and Never Ever by All Saints in UK.

What were the top hits on February 01, 1998?

The top hits on February 01, 1998 were Together Again by Janet, Truly Madly Deeply by Savage Garden, Nice & Slow by Usher in US and Never Ever by All Saints, Perfect Day by Various Artists, Too Much by The Spice Girls in UK.


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