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Tuesday 4 August 1998

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 4, 1998). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Lil Skies and Lottie Tomlinson. In that special week of August people in US were listening to The Boy Is Mine by Brandy & Monica. In UK No Matter What by Boyzone was in the top 5 hits. Run Lola Run, directed by Tom Tykwer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998 while I Know This Much Is True by Wally Lamb was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Any Day Now. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bust a Groove or Magical Tetris Challenge.
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What the sky looked like on 4 August 1998

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Run Lola Run

Directed by: Tom Tykwer

Starring: Franka Potente, Moritz Bleibtreu, Herbert Knaup, Nina Petri

Country: United States

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Dil Se..

Directed by: Mani Ratnam

Starring: Shah Rukh Khan, Manisha Koirala, Preity Zinta, Raghuvir Yadav

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The Interview

Directed by: Craig Monahan

Starring: Hugo Weaving, Tony Martin, Aaron Jeffery, Paul Sonkkila

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Your Friends & Neighbors

Directed by: Neil LaBute

Starring: Amy Brenneman, Aaron Eckhart, Ben Stiller, Nastassja Kinski

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Break Up

Directed by: Paul Marcus

Starring: Kiefer Sutherland, Bridget Fonda, Hart Bochner, Steven Weber

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Any Day Now

Directed by: Travis Fine

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Directed by: Sergio Castilla

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Get Real

Directed by: Simon Shore

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Directed by: Anurag Basu

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Sex and the City

Directed by: Susan Seidelman

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 4 August 1998 ?

  • Ancient Egypt - Jubilation of the Heart of Re
  • El Salvador - Transfiguration Bank Holiday
  • Cook Islands - Constitution Day (celebrations begin on the last Friday in July and last up to 2 weeks.)
  • Burkina Faso - Anniversary of the Revolution
  • St. Luanus/Lugid
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Sport Games on 4 August 1998

Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Airdrie - Clydebank : 0 - 0
  • Falkirk - Ayr : 1 - 0
  • Morton - Hibernian : 0 - 1
  • Raith Rvs - Hamilton : 0 - 2
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Division 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Alloa - Forfar : 1 - 2
  • Arbroath - East Fife : 0 - 2
  • Clyde - Queen of Sth : 2 - 0
  • Livingston - Stirling : 1 - 1
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Division 3
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Berwick - Queens Park : 0 - 3
  • Brechin - Stenhousemuir : 1 - 0
  • Cowdenbeath - Montrose : 4 - 1
  • Dumbarton - Albion Rvs : 2 - 0
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 04, 1998 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1998 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Kelly Price - Friend Of Mine
  2. Make It Hot - Nicole Featuring Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott & Mocha
  3. Brandy & Monica - The Boy Is Mine
  4. They Don't Know/Are U Still Down - Jon B
  5. Usher - My Way
  6. Next - Too Close
  7. Still Not A Player - Big Punisher Featuring Joe
  8. Daydreamin' - Tatyana Ali
  9. Horse & Carriage - Cam'Ron Featuring Mase
  10. Money Ain't A Thang - JD Featuring Jay-Z
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Yo Naci Para Amarte - Alejandro Fernandez
  2. Rezo - Carlos Ponce
  3. Pepe Aguilar - Por Mujeres Como Tu
  4. Aliviame - Servando y Florentino
  5. Elvis Crespo - Tu Sonrisa
  6. Dime Que No - Ricardo Arjona
  7. Desde Que Te Amo - Los Tucanes de Tijuana
  8. Se Me Rompe El Alma - Victor Manuelle
  9. Asi Fue - Juan Gabriel
  10. Tu Oportunidad - Limite
Top #5 songs in the UK
  1. Boyzone - No Matter What
  2. Viva Forever - The Spice Girls
  3. Pras Michel featuring ODB & Mya - Ghetto Supastar (That Is What You Are)
  4. Stardust - Music Sounds Better With You
  5. Mysterious Times - Sash! featuring Tina Cousins


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

I Know This Much Is True

By: Wally Lamb

On the afternoon of October 12, 1990, my twin brother, Thomas, entered the Three Rivers, Connecticut, public library, retreated to one of the rear study carrels, and prayed to God the sacrifice he was about to commit would be deemed ...

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Message In A Bottle

By: Nicholas Sparks

Divorced and disillusioned about relationships, Theresa Osborne is jogging when she finds a bottle on the beach. Inside is a letter of love and longing to "Catherine," signed simply "Garrett."

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Point of Origin

By: Patricia Cornwell

The clues to a series of remorseless killings go up in smoke—and only Kay Scarpetta can find them in this #1 New York Times bestseller from Patricia Cornwell.“Sears

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The Eleventh Commandment

By: Jeffrey Archer

ELEVENTH COMMANDMENTJeffrey ArcherConnor Fitzgerald has an impressive resume. Military hero. Devoted family man. Servant of his country―as an assassin. Just as he's about to put his twenty-eight-year career at the CIA

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

F-16 Multirole Fighter

F-16 Multirole Fighter

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Flight simulator

Publisher: NovaLogic

Bust a Groove

Platform: PlayStation, Arcade PlayStation 3

Genre: Music/Fighting game

Publisher: JP Enix; NA 989 Studios; EU SCEE; JP Atlus/Namco[1] (Arcade)

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Magical Tetris Challenge

Platform: Arcade, Nintendo 64, PlayStation, Game Boy Color

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: JP Capcom; NA Capcom; EU Activision

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Bio F.R.E.A.K.S.

Bio F.R.E.A.K.S.

Platform: Nintendo 64, PlayStation, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Midway Games

Brian Lara Cricket '99

Brian Lara Cricket '99

Platform: PlayStation, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Codemasters

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Species II

Studio: MGM Home Entertainment

Format: VHS release

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An American Tail

Studio: Universal

Format: 2-Pack VHS release

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My Giant

Studio: Warner Home Video

Format: VHS release

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As Good as It Gets

Studio: Columbia TriStar Home Video

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Blues Brothers 2000

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS release

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