Sunday March 01, 1998
US date format: 3/1/1998, UK date format: 1/3/1998
It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 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 MeechOnMars and Cameron Long.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to My Heart Will Go On by Celine Dion.
In UK Doctor Jones by Aqua was in the top 5 hits.
The Newton Boys, directed by Richard Linklater, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while Talking to Heaven by James Van Praagh was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Gardish.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bomberman Party Edition or Clan Lord.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 01, 1998?
- Saint Eudoxia
- Self Injury Awareness Day
- Historically, March 1st was considered to be the beginning of the Roman 'work year' as January (the official first month) and February were unfit for warfare. The numerical Latin names of some months reflect this. (September = Seventh, October = Eighth, November = Ninth, December = Tenth). (see New Year).
- Korea - Independence Movement Day (Samiljeol; ???).
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- Art, opens at Royale Theater, New York City
- Australian Ladies Masters Golf
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 01, 1998?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Celine Dion - My Heart Will Go On
- Usher - Nice & Slow
- Will Smith - Gettin' Jiggy Wit It
- Janet - Together Again
- Savage Garden - Truly Madly Deeply
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Uncle Sam - I Don't Ever Want To See You Again
- Boyz II Men - A Song For Mama
- Destiny's Child - No, No, No Part II
- Puff Daddy - Been Around The World
Top #8 songs in the UK
Sport Games on March 01, 1998
- Atlanta Hawks - Vancouver Grizzlies : 101 - 76
- Denver Nuggets - Indiana Pacers : 63 - 90
- Detroit Pistons - Minnesota Timberwolves : 113 - 115
- Golden State Warriors - Cleveland Cavaliers : 82 - 102
- Los Angeles Lakers - New York Knicks : 89 - 101
Serie AItalian Football
- Bologna - Parma : 1 - 2
- Empoli - Udinese : 1 - 0
- Lecce - Milan : 0 - 0
- Piacenza - Sampdoria : 1 - 0
- Roma - Fiorentina : 4 - 1
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Club Brugge - Lierse : 2 - 1
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Hertha - Hansa Rostock : 1 - 1
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next March 01If March 01, 1998 is your birthday you're 22 years, 6 months, 24 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 4 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?