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Tuesday May 4, 1999

US date format: 5/4/1999, UK date format: 4/5/1999

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 4, 1999). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Alek Arjona . In that special week of May people in US were listening to Livin' La Vida Loca by Ricky Martin. In UK Swear It Again by Westlife was in the top 5 hits. Notting Hill, directed by Roger Michell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999 while I Thee Wed by Amanda Quick was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Futurama. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Flight Unlimited III or Star Wars Trilogy Arcade.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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

Notting Hill

Directed by: Roger Michell

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

Country: United States of America

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The Limey

Directed by: Steven Soderbergh

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

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Pola X

Directed by: Leos Carax

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

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Directed by: Mahesh Bhatt

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

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Error in Judgment

Directed by: Scott P. Levy

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

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TV Series

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


Written by: David X. Cohen, Matt Groening

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

Country: United States of America

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Directed by: Not specifed

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Pet Shop of Horrors

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Directed by: Beatriz Sheridan

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The Awful Truth

Directed by: Leo McCarey

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 4 May 1999 ?

  • Star Wars day, "May the 4th be with you" pun on "May the force be with you"
  • Republic of China - Literary Day (???, commemorating May Fourth Movement).
  • International Firefighters' Day.
  • Saint Ladislaus of Gielnow
  • People's Republic of China - Youth Day (???, commemorating May Fourth Movement).
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  • The US Mint unveils designs for the Sacagawea dollar coin.

Sport Games on 4 May 1999

American Basketball
  • Atlanta Hawks - Miami Heat : 79 - 93
  • Cleveland Cavaliers - Indiana Pacers : 78 - 100
  • Dallas Mavericks - Seattle SuperSonics : 100 - 110
  • Los Angeles Clippers - Utah Jazz : 82 - 99
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Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Ein Frankfurt - Hamburg : 2 - 2
  • Kaiserslautern - Werder Bremen : 4 - 0
  • M'gladbach - Hansa Rostock : 1 - 1
  • Stuttgart - Bayern Munich : 0 - 2
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Le Championnat
Football (France)
  • Lens - Bordeaux : 2 - 4
  • Montpellier - Metz : 1 - 1
  • Paris SG - Marseille : 2 - 1
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Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Grimsby - Wolves : 0 - 0
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Planetary positions on May 04, 1999 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1999 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Ricky Martin - Livin' La Vida Loca
  2. Elvis Crespo - Pintame
  3. Marco Antonio Solis - Si Te Pudiera Mentir
  4. Inevitable - Shakira
  5. El Niagara En Bicicleta - Juan Luis Guerra 440
  6. Me Estoy Acostumbrando A Ti - Pepe Aguilar
  7. Una Voz En El Alma - Millie
  8. Conjunto Primavera - Necesito Decirte
  9. Me Voy A Quitar De En Medio - Vicente Fernandez
  10. Por Mujeres Como Tu - Tito Rojas


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

I Thee Wed

By: Amanda Quick

It isn't easy making a living as a lady's companion when one possesses a sharp tongue and an original mind. That's why Emma Greyson has gone through three such positions in

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The Majors

By: John Feinstein

WHAT DOES IT TAKE to win a major championship and reach the absolute pinnacle of golf? Through a season of the four tournaments -- the Masters, the U.S.

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The Century

By: Peter Jennings, Todd Brewster

What was it like to watch the Wright Brothers soar into the sky? To hear the first crackling voice aired on the radio? To cower in the ghastly trenches of Europe during World War I? To lose everything in the …

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Tuesdays With Morrie

By: Mitch Albom

Maybe it was a grandparent, or a teacher, or a colleague. Someone older, patient and wise, who understood you when you were young and searching, helped you see the world as a more profound place, gave you sound advice to …

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Dead or Alive 2

Dead or Alive 2

Platform: Arcade, Dreamcast, PlayStation 2, PlayStation Network

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: Tecmo



Platform: Linux, Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X

Genre: Action RPG

Publisher: Ben Bishop

Flight Unlimited III

Flight Unlimited III

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Flight simulator

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Star Wars Trilogy Arcade

Star Wars Trilogy Arcade

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Rail shooter

Publisher: Sega

Evolution 2: Far Off Promise

Evolution 2: Far Off Promise

Platform: Dreamcast

Genre: Roguelike RPG

Publisher: Ubisoft

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $44.94
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $61.50
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $150.00
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $79.25

Home videos

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

The General's Daughter

Studio: Paramount

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Studio: Universal

Format: VHS re-release

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Lost & Found

Studio: VHS and DVD release

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How Stella Got Her Groove Back

Studio: Fox

Format: VHS release

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The Man Who Knew Too Much

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS re-release

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