Wednesday July 01, 1998
US date format: 7/1/1998, UK date format: 1/7/1998
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 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 Hollie Steel and Aleksandra Golovkina.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to The Boy Is Mine by Brandy & Monica.
In UK C'est La Vie by B*Witched was in the top 5 hits.
The Mask of Zorro, directed by Martin Campbell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while A Monk Swimming by Malachy McCourt was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Get Real.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing F-22 Raptor or Assault (EU) Assault: Retribution (NA).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 01, 1998?
- Canada Day (formerly Dominion Day) - national holiday of Canada. Moving Day in the province of QuTbec
- 1899 - Indiana Jones's birthday.
- In Bulgaria, there is a tradition called July Morning dating from the hippy period in 1980s and maybe as far back as the 1970s. Young (and not so young) people from all over the country travel (often hitchhike) to the Black Sea coast to meet the first sun rays on the 1st of July. Naturally Uriah Heep's July Morning is the main refrain. Although the tradition is linked to the hippy movement in America, it is still popular in Bulgaria. Strangely, it seems that there is no such tradition in other
- Surinam Keti Koti (Breaking of Chains) Day of Liberty; On July 1, 1863 slavery was abolished.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 01, 1998?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Brandy & Monica - The Boy Is Mine
- Jon B - They Don't Know/Are U Still Down
- Next - Too Close
- Usher - My Way
- Nicole Featuring Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott & Mocha - Make It Hot
- Janet Featuring BLACKstreet - I Get Lonely
- Big Punisher Featuring Joe - Still Not A Player
- Pras Michel Feat. Ol' Dirty Bastard & Introducing Mya - Ghetto Supastar (That Is What You Are)
- Mariah Carey - My All/Breakdown
- Mya & Sisqo - It's All About Me
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next July 01If July 01, 1998 is your birthday you're 22 years, 3 months old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months.
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?
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on July 01, 1998?
On July 01, 1998 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is July 01, 1998?
On July 01, 1998 the zodiac sign was Cancer.
Who was the US President on July 01, 1998?
On July 01, 1998 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 01, 1998?
On July 01, 1998 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on July 01, 1998?
On July 01, 1998 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on July 01, 1998?
On July 01, 1998 several famous people were born including, Hollie Steel, Aleksandra Golovkina, Chloe Bailey.
What was the number one song in July 01, 1998?
The number one song in the week of July 01, 1998 was The Boy Is Mine by Brandy & Monica in US and C'est La Vie by B*Witched in UK.
What were the top hits on July 01, 1998?
The top hits on July 01, 1998 were The Boy Is Mine by Brandy & Monica, You're Still The One by Shania Twain, Too Close by Next in US and C'est La Vie by B*Witched, Three Lions '98 by Baddiel & Skinner and The Lightning Seeds, Horny by Mousse T vs Hot 'N' Juicy in UK.