Monday February 01, 1999
US date format: 2/1/1999, UK date format: 1/2/1999
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 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.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to ..Baby One More Time by Britney Spears.
In UK You Don't Know Me by Armand Van Helden featuring Duane Harden was in the top 5 hits.
Message in a Bottle, directed by Luis Mandoki, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while A Night Without Armor by Jewel Kilcher was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Sopranos.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Challenge ProMode Arena or Championship Manager 3.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 01, 1999?
- 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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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 01, 1999?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Deborah Cox - Nobody's Supposed To Be Here
- Monica - Angel Of Mine
- Gerald Levert - Taking Everything
- Brandy - Have You Ever?
- R. Kelly - When A Woman's Fed Up
- Whitney Houston Feat. Faith Evans & Kelly Price - Heartbreak Hotel
- Total Featuring Missy Elliott - Trippin'
- Dru Hill - These Are The Times
- Faith Evans - Love Like This
- Lauryn Hill - Ex-Factor
Sport Games on February 01, 1999
Liga IFootball (Portugal)
- Guimaraes - Salgueiros : 3 - 3
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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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 $70.06
- Apple AAPL: opens at $41.69
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $175.44
- General Electric GE: opens at $104.94
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $184.50