Friday December 04, 1998
US date format: 12/4/1998, UK date format: 4/12/1998
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 4, 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 Angel Rice .
In that special week of December people in US were listening to I'm Your Angel by R. Kelly.
In UK Believe by Cher was in the top 5 hits.
The Prince of Egypt, directed by Brenda Chapman, Steve Hickner, Simon Wells, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Grafters.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Genghis Khan: Aoki Ookami to Shiroki Mejika IV or CyberStorm 2: Corporate Wars.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 04, 1998?
- Roman festivals - secret ceremonies in honor of Bona Dea
- R.C. Saints - Saint John of Damascus: optional memorial; also Saint Barbara
- Santerfa, Lukumf - Day of Shango
- International Hug Day. See Also: January 21st, National Hugging Day
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- The Unity Module, the second module of the International Space Station, is launched.
- The Space Shuttle Endeavour launches the first American component to the International Space Station, the 25,600 lb Unity module on STS-88. It docks with Zarya two days later.
- Angel Rice: Gymnast.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 04, 1998?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Deborah Cox - Nobody's Supposed To Be Here
- Divine - Lately
- Lauryn Hill - Doo Wop (That Thing)
- Faith Evans - Love Like This
- Dru Hill Featuring Redman - How Deep Is Your Love
- Jay-Z Featuring Amil (Of Major Coinz) & Ja - Can I Get A...
- Total Featuring Missy Elliott - Trippin'
- 112 Featuring Mase - Love Me
- Aaron Hall - All The Places (I Will Kiss You)
- JAY-Z - Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem)
Sport Games on December 04, 1998
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Westerlo - Club Brugge : 1 - 2
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bochum - Bayern Munich : 2 - 2
- Nurnberg - Hansa Rostock : 2 - 2
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- F Koln - Gutersloh : 3 - 2
- Karlsruhe - Unterhaching : 1 - 0
- Uerdingen - Cottbus : 0 - 0
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Lens - Strasbourg : 3 - 0
- Metz - Rennes : 0 - 0
- Montpellier - Le Havre : 2 - 0
- Nantes - Bastia : 2 - 0
- Paris SG - Toulouse : 0 - 0
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next December 04If December 04, 1998 is your birthday you're 21 years, 9 months, 15 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 15 days.
What news were making the headlines those days in December 1998?
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?
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