Thursday February 04, 1999
US date format: 2/4/1999, UK date format: 4/2/1999
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 4, 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.
Famous people born on this day include Emery Eyssen and Saul Nanni.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to ..Baby One More Time by Britney Spears.
In UK You Don't Know Me by Armand Van Helden featuring Duane Harden was in the top 5 hits.
Message in a Bottle, directed by Luis Mandoki, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while The Greatest Generation by Tom Brokaw was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Sopranos.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Boss Rally or Amerzone.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 04, 1999?
- 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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- Unarmed West African immigrant Amadou Diallo is shot dead by four plainclothes New York City police officers on an unrelated stake-out, inflaming race-relations in the city.
- The New Carissa runs aground near Coos Bay, Oregon.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 04, 1999?
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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
- Monica - Angel Of Mine
- Gerald Levert - Taking Everything
- Brandy - Have You Ever?
- R. Kelly - When A Woman's Fed Up
- Whitney Houston Feat. Faith Evans & Kelly Price - Heartbreak Hotel
- Total Featuring Missy Elliott - Trippin'
- Dru Hill - These Are The Times
- Faith Evans - Love Like This
- Lauryn Hill - Ex-Factor
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 04If February 04, 1999 is your birthday you're 21 years, 7 months, 20 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 11 days.
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?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $70.56
- Apple AAPL: opens at $40.19
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $168.13
- General Electric GE: opens at $102.94
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $175.19