Monday August 02, 1999: on this day

About August 2nd, 1999, in brief:

  • Historical events: M. Night Shyamalan's The Sixth Sense is released into theaters.
  • Day of the week: August 2nd, 1999 was a Monday
  • Zodiac Sign: Leo (in western zodiac), Rabbit (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Carroll O'Connor, Dom DeLuise
  • Moon Phase: Last Quarter
  • #1 US song: Genie In A Bottle by Christina Aguilera
  • #1 UK song: Better Off Alone by DJ Jurgen Presents Alice Deejay
  • Popular movie: Detroit Rock City directed by Adam Rifkin

More about August 2nd, 1999? See below for more news and curiosities on August 2nd, 1999.

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What day of the week was August 02, 1999?


August 02, 1999 was a Monday and it was the 214th day of the year 1999 in the Gregorian calendar.

August 02, 1999 can also be written as 8/2/1999 in the US and as 2/8/1999 in UK and Europe.

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August 02, 1999: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on August 02, 1999:

  • M. night shyamalan's the sixth sense is released into theaters.
  • The gaisal train disaster claims 285 lives in assam, india.

August 02, 1999: What were the magazines covers that day?

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August 02, 1999: What were the stock market quotes and exchange rates that day?

Stock market quotes on August 02, 1999:

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $79.75
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $55.63
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $85.69
  • General Electric GE: opens at $108.06
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $124.00

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August 02, 1999: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for August 2nd is Leo.

Leo is the 5th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between July 23rd and August 22nd belong to the Leo sign: discover Leo personality and who should a Leo marry.

Babies born in August are either Leo or Virgo. People born before August 22nd are Leo, while people born from August 23rd have the sign of Virgo.

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August 02, 1999: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for August 02, 1999 is Rabbit and the associated element is Earth.

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August 02, 1999: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on August 02, 1999 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on August 02, 1999 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on August 02, 1999 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 61% full, rising at 10:48 pm and setting at 12:16 pm.

The previous full moon was on Jul 28, 1999 while the next full moon would come on Aug 26, 1999.

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Who was born on August 02, 1999?


Famous people born on August 02, 1999:

  • Mark Lee

    Korean-canadian singer.

  • Mel Joy

    Youtube star.

  • Mattias Lamhauge
  • Brayan Moreno
  • Joël Piroe
  • Devon Dotson
  • Nik Čemažar
  • Johannes Tartarotti
  • Tasos Douvikas

Whose famous birthday is on August 2nd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on August 2nd:

  • Carroll O'Connor
    Carroll O'Connor

    Carroll o'connor was an american actor best known for his role as archie bunker in the tv series 'all in the family'.

  • Dom DeLuise
    Dom DeLuise

    Dom deluise was an american actor and comedian known for his roles in comedy films and television shows, often collaborating with mel brooks...

  • Isabel Allende
    Isabel Allende

    Isabel allende is a chilean author known for her bestselling novels, such as 'the house of the spirits' and 'eva luna', which often...

  • Muriel Robin
    Muriel Robin

    She is a french comedian, singer, and actress.

  • Sam Worthington
    Sam Worthington

    Sam worthington is an australian actor known for his roles in blockbuster films such as avatar and terminator salvation.

  • Kevin Smith
    Kevin Smith

    Kevin smith is a director known for his work on cult classic films such as clerks and dogma.

  • Wes Craven
    Wes Craven

    American screen writer, filmmaker and author.

  • James Baldwin
    James Baldwin

    American writer (born in 1924).

  • Joanna Cassidy
    Joanna Cassidy

    American actress and film star best known for her role as falcon crest.

  • Myrna Loy
    Myrna Loy

    American actress whose political views brought her to prominence at unesco.

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How old is someone born on August 02, 1999?


Someone born on August 02, 1999 is:

24 years 10 months old,

or 298 months and 23 days old,

or 1299 weeks and 1 day old,

or 9094 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on August 02, 1999?

There are 38 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Friday August 2nd 2024.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on August 02, 1999?

You belong to the Gen Z generation if you were born on August 02, 1999.

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August 02, 1999: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on August 02, 1999:

  • Willie Morris

    Renowned American writer and editor.

  • Noêmia Assumpção
  • Jim Slaughter
  • Sunthorn Kongsompong
  • Alberto Gironella

What famous deaths happened on August 2nd?

Famous deaths on August 2nd:

  • Jean-Pierre Melville
    Jean-Pierre Melville

    French filmmaker.

  • David Huddleston
    David Huddleston

    American actor (b. 1930).

  • Cathleen Nesbitt
    Cathleen Nesbitt

    English actress (separate tables) dies at 93.

  • Josehua Bell

    Inventor of the telephone and credited with the first successful experiment in talking through a wire.

  • Lexander Graham Bell

    Inventor and entrepreneur who revolutionized communication with the invention of the telephone.

  • Sruly Halberstam

    Hasidic rabbi and Holocaust survivor who became a prominent figure in the Jewish community.

  • Thomas Gainsborough

    Thomas Gainsborough was an English portrait and landscape painter who was one of the most influential British artists of the 18th century.

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August 02, 1999: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on August 02, 1999:

  • St. Etheldritha/Alfrida
  • St. Alphonsus Mary de Ligouri
  • St. Stephen
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 4 saints: St. Peter Julian Eymard
  • Feast day of Ilya the Prophet in Russian Orthodox Church
  • Bulgaria/Republic of Macedonia - Ilinden (St. Ilya Day), a day of remembrance of the Ilinden Uprising
  • Costa Rica - Our Lady of the Angels
  • Day of airborne forces in Russia
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August 02, 1999: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on August 02, 1999 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week August 2nd and August 8th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


August 02, 1999: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on August 02, 1999 was Genie In A Bottle by Christina Aguilera, according to the music chart for the week August 2nd and August 8th.

August 02, 1999: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on August 02, 1999 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week August 2nd and August 8th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Genie In A Bottle
  2. - Bills, Bills, Bills youtube
  3. - Tell Me It's Real
  4. - Wild Wild West
  5. - If You Had My Love youtube

August 02, 1999: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on August 02, 1999 was Better Off Alone by DJ Jurgen Presents Alice Deejay, according to the music chart for the week August 2nd and August 8th.

August 02, 1999: What was the music chart in the UK on that day?

The music chart in the UK on August 02, 1999 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week August 2nd and August 8th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Better Off Alone
  2. - When You Say Nothing At All
  3. - Livin' La Vida Loca youtube
  4. - If I Let You Go
  5. - If Ya Gettin' Down

August 02, 1999: What was the number 1 R&B song on that day?

The number 1 R&B song on August 02, 1999 was Bills, Bills, Bills by Destiny's Child, according to the R&B music chart for the week August 2nd and August 8th.

August 02, 1999: What was the R&B music chart on that day?

The R&B music chart on August 02, 1999 is the list of the most popular R&B songs for the week August 2nd and August 8th. It included the following Top 5 R&B songs:

  1. - Bills, Bills, Bills youtube
  2. - Tell Me It's Real
  3. - Fortunate
  4. - Happily Ever After
  5. - Jamboree

August 02, 1999: What was the number 1 Latin song on that day?

The number 1 Latin song on August 02, 1999 was No Me Ames by Jennifer Lopez With Marc Anthony, according to the Latin music chart for the week August 2nd and August 8th.

August 02, 1999: What was the Latin music chart on that day?

The Latin music chart on August 02, 1999 is the list of the most popular Latin songs for the week August 2nd and August 8th. It included the following Top 5 Latin songs:

  1. - No Me Ames
  2. - Loco
  3. - Mi Vida Sin Tu Amor
  4. - Bailamos youtube
  5. - Se Me Olvido Otra Vez

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August 02, 1999: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on August 02, 1999 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Toast

Release year: 1999

Directed by: S.J. Clarkson

Metrosexuality

Release year: 1999

Directed by: Rikki Beadle Blair

Life Support

Release year: 1999

Directed by: Nelson George

Love in the 21st Century

Release year: 1999

Directed by: PESI Publishing & Media

Black Heaven

Release year: 1999

Directed by: Gilles Marchand

August 02, 1999: What were the most popular videogames on that day?

The most popular videogames on August 02, 1999 were those that achieved widespread recognition and player engagement close to that day, including:

Drakan: Order of the Flame

Drakan: Order of the Flame

Platform: PC (Windows)

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Psygnosis

Baldur's Gate: Tales of the Sword Coast

Baldur's Gate: Tales of the Sword Coast

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Black Isle Studios Interplay Entertainment

Dive Alert: Becky's Version

Dive Alert: Becky's Version

Platform: Neo Geo Pocket Color

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: JP SNK Corporation; NA SNK of America

The ClueFinders 5th Grade Adventures: The Secret of the Living Volcano

The ClueFinders 5th Grade Adventures: The Secret of the Living Volcano

Platform: PC (Windows, Macintosh)

Genre: Educational/adventure/science fiction/mystery

Publisher: The Learning Company

Championship Manager 3

Championship Manager 3

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Eidos

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Who was the US President on August 02, 1999?

On August 02, 1999 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 02, 1999?

On August 02, 1999 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on August 02, 1999?

On August 02, 1999 the Pope was St John Paul II.

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Back in 1999

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What is special about August 2nd?

August 2nd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 2nd day of the month of August. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on August 2nd, such as:

  • 2018 - Saudi arabian-led intervention, battle of al hudaydah in yemen: at least 20 people were killed in an airstrike by the saudi-led coalition in al hudaydah (yemen). saudi arabia's spokesperson denied that its jets were present in the area, but blamed rebels.
  • 2017 - Two american soldiers are killed by a suicide bomber in afghanistan's war on terror. the taliban claim responsibility.
  • 2016 - Syrian civil war: a volunteer search and rescue team from the syria civil defence says that 33 people were injured by toxic gas dropped from an unmanned helicopter onto saraqeb, rebel-held idlib governorate.

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What happened in 1999?

1999 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • The Euro currency is introduced in 11 countries - members of the European Union (with the exception of the United Kingdom, Denmark, Greece and Sweden).
  • A brutal snowstorm smashes into the Midwestern United States, causing 14 inches (359 mm) of snow at Milwaukee, Wisconsin and 19 inches (487 mm) at Chicago, Illinois. In Chicago, temperatures plunge to -13 degrees F (-25 degrees C), and 68 deaths are reported.
  • Israel detains, and later expels, 14 members of Concerned Christians.

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What was the calendar for August 1999?

August 1999 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with August being the 8th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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