Monday May 03, 1999

US date format: 5/3/1999, UK date format: 3/5/1999

The day of the week was Monday, under the astrological sign of Taurus (see Chinese Zodiac and Moon Sign on May 3, 1999).

Famous birthdays on this day include Kawaii .

The number one song in US was Livin' La Vida Loca by Ricky Martin. Swear It Again by Westlife was #1 song in the UK.

Notting Hill, directed by Roger Michell, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1999 while Yesterday, I Cried by Iyanla Vanzant was one of the best selling book.

On TV people were watching Futurama. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Drop Mania or The Dukes of Hazzard: Racing for Home.

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.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

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May 03, 1999 Events

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  • The southwestern portion of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma is devastated by an F5 tornado killing forty-five people, injuring 665, and causing $1 billion in damage. The tornado is one of 66 from the 1999 Oklahoma tornado outbreak. This is the strongest tornado ever recorded with wind speeds of up to 318 mph.
  • Photo driver licences and banknotes made out of polymer substrate are introduced to New Zealand.
  • An F5 tornado slams into Oklahoma City, Oklahoma killing 38 people. This was the second strongest tornado ever recorded in United States history. (See 1999 Oklahoma tornado outbreak). A possible tornado outbreak that has a similar force to it will take place sometime in the next 250-500 years.

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May 03, 1999 Famous Birthdays


Who was born on May 03, 1999?

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How old am I?

If May 03, 1999 is your birthday you are 23 years old. Find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long until your next birthday on May 03.

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May 03, 1999 Famous Deaths


Who died on May 03, 1999?

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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Notting Hill

Notting Hill

Release year: 1999

Directed by: Roger Michell

Starring: Hugh Grant, Julia Roberts, Richard McCabe, Rhys Ifans

Country: United States of America

The Limey

The Limey

Release year: 1999

Directed by: Steven Soderbergh

Starring: Terence Stamp, Peter Fonda, Lesley Ann Warren, Luis Guzmán

Pola X

Pola X

Release year: 1999

Directed by: Leos Carax

Starring: Guillaume Depardieu, Yekaterina Golubeva, Catherine Deneuve, Delphine Chuillot

Kartoos

Kartoos

Release year: 1999

Directed by: Mahesh Bhatt

Starring: Sanjay Dutt, Jackie Shroff, Manisha Koirala, Gulshan Grover

Error in Judgment

Error in Judgment

Release year: 1999

Directed by: Scott P. Levy

Starring: Joanna Pacula, Joe Mantegna, Sung Hi Lee, Kate Jackson

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 03, 1999?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Livin' La Vida Locayoutube
  2. - No Scrubsyoutube
  3. - Kiss Me
  4. - Every Morning
  5. - Believeyoutube

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Swear It Again
  2. - No Scrubsyoutube
  3. - I Want It That Way
  4. - You Needed Me
  5. - Right Here Right Now

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - No Scrubsyoutube
  2. - What's It Gonna Be?!
  3. - Who Dat
  4. - If You (Lovin' Me)
  5. - Anywhere

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Livin' La Vida Locayoutube
  2. - Pintame
  3. - Si Te Pudiera Mentir
  4. - Inevitable
  5. - El Niagara En Bicicleta
Sport Games on May 03, 1999

Sport Games on May 03, 1999


NBA

American Basketball
  • Boston Celtics - New York Knicks : 88 - 95
  • Dallas Mavericks - Los Angeles Lakers : 102 - 115
  • Detroit Pistons - Chicago Bulls : 115 - 71
  • Golden State Warriors - Vancouver Grizzlies : 91 - 83
  • New Jersey Nets - Washington Wizards : 102 - 113
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Serie A

Italian Football
  • Roma - Inter : 4 - 5
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Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • Karlsruhe - TB Berlin : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of May 03, 1999

Division 2

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Chesterfield - Northampton : 0 - 0
  • Wigan - Burnley : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of May 03, 1999

TV Series

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Futurama

Futurama

Release year: 1999

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Starring: Billy West, Katey Sagal, John DiMaggio, Tress MacNeille

Country: United States of America

Pet Shop of Horrors

Pet Shop of Horrors

Release year: 1999

Rosalinda

Rosalinda

Release year: 1999

Directed by: Beatriz Sheridan

The Awful Truth

The Awful Truth

Release year: 1999

Directed by: Leo McCarey

How old am I?

If May 03, 1999 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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Yesterday, I Cried by Iyanla Vanzant

Yesterday, I Cried

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What are the lessons to be learned from abuse, neglect, abandonment, and rejection? What are the lessons to be learned when someone you love is taken from you?

The Endurance by Caroline Alexander

The Endurance

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The famous explorer Ernest Shackleton set sail for South Atlantic with a team of 27 others in August 1914, just days before the First World War broke out. They were seeking the last unclaimed prize of exploration, the first foot …

The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver

The Poisonwood Bible

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The Poisonwood Bible tells the story of Nathan Price's wife and four daughters. He was an evangelical Baptist preacher who took his family and mission to Belgium in 1959.

Traveling Mercies by Anne Lamott

Traveling Mercies

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Anne Lamott says that the best prayers she knows include "Help me, please, help me," and "Thanks, thank-you, thank you"

East Of The Mountains by David Guterson

East Of The Mountains

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This bestselling novel by the author of Snow Falling on Cedars is about a dying man's last journey through a landscape that has always supported him and provided him hope.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Drop Mania

Drop Mania

Platform: Windows

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Suomen Kotijäätelö Oy

The Dukes of Hazzard: Racing for Home

The Dukes of Hazzard: Racing for Home

Platform: Game Boy Color, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation

Genre: Racing

Publisher: SouthPeak Games (US) Ubisoft (EU)

Echo Night 2: The Lord of Nightmares

Echo Night 2: The Lord of Nightmares

Platform: PlayStation, PlayStation Network

Genre: First-person adventure Survival horror

Publisher: FromSoftware

Cruis'n Exotica

Cruis'n Exotica

Platform: Arcade Nintendo 64 Game Boy Color

Genre: Racing

Dino Crisis

Dino Crisis

Platform: PlayStation, Dreamcast, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Survival horror

Publisher: Capcom

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $83.00
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $46.06
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $81.44
  • General Electric GE: opens at $105.44
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $208.00

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on May 03, 1999?

On May 03, 1999 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is May 03, 1999?

On May 03, 1999 the zodiac sign was Taurus.

Who was the US President on May 03, 1999?

On May 03, 1999 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 03, 1999?

On May 03, 1999 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on May 03, 1999?

On May 03, 1999 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on May 03, 1999?

On May 03, 1999 several famous people were born including, Kawaii .

Which famous people died on May 03, 1999?

Famous people died on May 03, 1999 include, Steve Chiasson, Joe Adcock, Steve Chiasson.

What was the number one song in May 03, 1999?

The number one song in the week of May 03, 1999 was Livin' La Vida Loca by Ricky Martin in US and Swear It Again by Westlife in UK.

What were the top hits on May 03, 1999?

The top hits on May 03, 1999 were Livin' La Vida Loca by Ricky Martin, No Scrubs by TLC, Kiss Me by Sixpence None The Richer in US and Swear It Again by Westlife, No Scrubs by TLC, I Want It That Way by Backstreet Boys in UK.