Wednesday June 02, 1999
US date format: 6/2/1999, UK date format: 2/6/1999
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 2, 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 June people in US were listening to Livin' La Vida Loca by Ricky Martin.
In UK Sweet Like Chocolate by Shanks & Bigfoot was in the top 5 hits.
Tarzan, directed by Chris Buck, Kevin Lima, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while The Testament by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Unzipped.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Attack of the Saucerman or Beetle Adventure Racing.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 02, 1999?
- Italy's Festa della Repubblica (Republic Day), which commemorates the birth of the Repubblica Italiana and the end of the monarchy.
- Shavuoth (Judaism) (2006).
- Xenia name day in Slovakia.
- The Greek Orthodox Church commemorates Saint Nicephorus' death - see also March 13.
- Junior Braithwaite: Jamaican musician (The Wailers) (Born...
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 02, 1999?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $79.25
- Apple AAPL: opens at $44.50
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $78.06
- General Electric GE: opens at $102.69
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $111.75