Sunday 5 December 1999
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ashley Nicole .
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Smooth by Santana.
In UK The Millennium Prayer by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits.
The Talented Mr. Ripley, directed by Anthony Minghella, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while The Art Of Happiness by the Dalai Lama and Howard C. Cutler was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Universe.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Aliens versus Predator or Bomberman 64: The Second Attack.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 December 1999 ?
- Thailand - The King's Birthday, National Day, Father's Day
- Day of the Ninja
- Austria - Krampus
- Also see December 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - formerly: Saint Sabas
- Roman festivals - Faunalia celebrated in honor of Faunus (according to Horace, Odes 3.18)
- Belgium, the Netherlands and the UK - Saint Nicholas Eve (whom Dutch speakers call Sinterklaas, which became in other languages Santa Claus)
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1999 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Santana - Smooth
- Brian McKnight - Back At One
- Marc Anthony - I Need To Know
- Lou Bega - Mambo No. 5 (A Little Bit Of..)
- Jessica Simpson - I Wanna Love You Forever
- Whitney Houston - My Love Is Your Love
- Savage Garden - I Knew I Loved You
- Jennifer Lopez - Waiting For Tonight
- Donell Jones - U Know What's Up
- TLC - Unpretty
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Sport Games on 5 December 1999
- Charlotte Hornets - Seattle SuperSonics : 103 - 81
- Dallas Mavericks - Milwaukee Bucks : 97 - 103
- Denver Nuggets - New York Knicks : 80 - 78
- Orlando Magic - Los Angeles Lakers : 100 - 117
- Cleveland Browns - San Diego Chargers : 10 - 23
- Dallas Cowboys - New England Patriots : 6 - 13
- Green Bay Packers - Chicago Bears : 35 - 19
- Indianapolis Colts - Miami Dolphins : 37 - 34
Serie AItalian Football
- Bari - Piacenza : 3 - 2
- Fiorentina - Milan : 2 - 1
- Inter - Udinese : 3 - 0
- Parma - Torino : 4 - 1
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Genk - Harelbeke : 4 - 3
- Gent - Mechelen : 6 - 1
- Standard - Anderlecht : 0 - 0
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