Wednesday February 04, 1998

US date format: 2/4/1998, UK date format: 4/2/1998

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 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. In that special week of February people in US were listening to Together Again by Janet. In UK My Heart Will Go On by Celine Dion was in the top 5 hits. The Big Lebowski, directed by Joel Coen, Ethan Coen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998 while The Millionaire Next Door by Thomas J. Stanley and William D. Danko was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Sparsh. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Baldur's Gate or Brunswick Circuit Pro Bowling.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Veronica, patron saint of photographers
  • Ancient Latvia - Biezputras Diena observed.
  • Independence Day in Sri Lanka (1948).
  • Angolan Anniversary of the Outbreak of Armed Struggle against Portuguese Colonialism.
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Events

  • An earthquake measuring 6.1 on the Richter Scale in northeast Afghanistan kills more than 5,000.
  • The 5.9 Mw Afghanistan earthquake shakes the Takhar Province with a maximum Mercalli intensity of VII (Very strong). With 2,323 killed, and 818 injured, damage is considered extreme.

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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The Big Lebowski

The Big Lebowski

Directed by: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen

Starring: Jeff Bridges, John Goodman, Julianne Moore, Steve Buscemi

Country: United States of America

Dangerous Beauty

Dangerous Beauty

Directed by: Marshall Herskovitz

Starring: Catherine McCormack, Rufus Sewell, Oliver Platt, Fred Ward

Senseless

Senseless

Directed by: Penelope Spheeris

Starring: Marlon Wayans, David Spade, Brad Dourif, Esther Scott

The Secret Kingdom

The Secret Kingdom

Directed by: David Schmoeller

Starring: Billy O'Sullivan, Andrew Ducote, Samantha Tabak, Gerald S. O'Loughlin

Left Luggage

Left Luggage

Directed by: Jeroen Krabbé

Starring: Laura Fraser, Adam Monty, Isabella Rossellini, Jeroen Krabbé

Sport Games on February 04, 1998

Sport Games on February 04, 1998


NBA

American Basketball
  • Chicago Bulls - Utah Jazz : 93 - 101
  • Cleveland Cavaliers - Washington Wizards : 88 - 104
  • Dallas Mavericks - Boston Celtics : 99 - 110
  • Indiana Pacers - Seattle SuperSonics : 97 - 104
  • Miami Heat - Philadelphia 76ers : 98 - 84
See all Basketball game results of February 04, 1998

La Liga Segunda Division

Football (Spain)
  • Badajoz - Osasuna : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of February 04, 1998

Division 2

Football (France)
  • Amiens - Martigues : 2 - 1
  • Caen - Toulon : 1 - 1
  • Gueugnon - St Etienne : 1 - 1
  • Laval - Niort : 0 - 0
  • Lorient - Le Mans : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of February 04, 1998

Le Championnat

Football (France)
  • Auxerre - Metz : 0 - 0
  • Guingamp - Toulouse : 2 - 0
  • Lens - Lyon : 3 - 0
  • Marseille - Bordeaux : 1 - 0
  • Montpellier - Paris SG : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of February 04, 1998

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Sparsh

Sparsh

Dawson's Creek

Dawson's Creek

Directed by: Steve Miner

Unfinished Business

Unfinished Business

Directed by: Ken Scott

Bed & Breakfast

Bed & Breakfast

Directed by: Marcio Garcia

Stella Street

Stella Street

Directed by: Peter Richardson

Days to next February 04

If February 04, 1998 is your birthday you're 22 years, 7 months, 25 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 6 days.
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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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The Millionaire Next Door by Thomas J. Stanley and William D. Danko

The Millionaire Next Door

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The bestselling The Millionaire Next Door identifies seven common traits that show up again and again among those who have accumulated wealth.

The Letter by Richard Paul Evans

The Letter

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In the final episode in The Christmas Box collection, David and MaryAnne Parkin find a mysterious letter at the base of their child Andrea's grave that eventually returns joy to their marriage, which had been strained in the nineteen years …

Cat & Mouse by James Patterson

Cat & Mouse

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Alex Cross is back-and so is a raging and suicidal Gary Soneji. Out of prison and dying from the AIDS virus he contracted there, he will get revenge on Cross before he dies.

A Certain Justice by P. D. James

A Certain Justice

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New York Times BestsellerWhen distinguished criminal lawyer Venetia Aldridge defends a young man for the brutal murder of his mother, she views the case as simply another opportunity to demonstrate

Sharp Edges by Jayne Ann Krentz

Sharp Edges

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Eugenia Swift is a young woman of singular sensibilities, a connoisseur of beauty... and naturally inclined to tackle even the most difficult tasks on her own.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Baldur's Gate

Baldur's Gate

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS, Linux

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Black Isle Studios[1] Interplay Entertainment

Area 51: Site 4

Area 51: Site 4

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Shooting

Publisher: Atari Games

Dark Side of the Moon: A Sci-Fi Adventure

Dark Side of the Moon: A Sci-Fi Adventure

Platform: Windows 95/98

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: SouthPeak Interactive

Circuit Breakers

Circuit Breakers

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Mindscape, Inc.

Brunswick Circuit Pro Bowling

Brunswick Circuit Pro Bowling

Platform: Nintendo 64, PlayStation, PC, VC

Genre: Ten pin bowling

Publisher: THQ

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $60.56
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $18.06
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $155.88
  • General Electric GE: opens at $77.00
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $99.12

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on February 04, 1998?

On February 04, 1998 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is February 04, 1998?

On February 04, 1998 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.

Who was the US President on February 04, 1998?

On February 04, 1998 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 04, 1998?

On February 04, 1998 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on February 04, 1998?

On February 04, 1998 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

What was the number one song in February 04, 1998?

The number one song in the week of February 04, 1998 was Together Again by Janet in US and My Heart Will Go On by Celine Dion in UK.

What were the top hits on February 04, 1998?

The top hits on February 04, 1998 were Together Again by Janet, Nice & Slow by Usher, How Do I Live by LeAnn Rimes in US and My Heart Will Go On by Celine Dion, Doctor Jones by Aqua, Never Ever by All Saints in UK.


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