Monday 5 January 1998
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Benny Osborne .
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Candle In The Wind 1997 by Elton John.
In UK Perfect Day by Various Artists was in the top 5 hits.
Angel, directed by Ernst Lubitsch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while Another City, Not My Own by Dominick Dunne was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Seija no koushin.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing CarnEvil or Dark Side of the Moon: A Sci-Fi Adventure.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Mungday (Discordianism)
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. John Neumann.
- The eleventh day of Christmas in Western Christianity, and the Twelfth Night of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- Ken Forssi: American bass player (The Surfaris and Love) (d. 1998).
- Ice storm knocks out electricity in QuTbec and Ontario, Canada.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1998 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Elton John - Candle In The Wind 1997
- Elton John - Something About The Way You Look Tonight
- Puff Daddy - It's All About The Benjamin's
- Janet - Together Again
- LSG - My Body
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Savage Garden - Truly Madly Deeply
- Mase - Feel So Good
- Boyz II Men - A Song For Mama
- Usher - You Make Me Wanna..
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Sport Games on 5 January 1998
- Houston Rockets - Toronto Raptors : 120 - 96
- Milwaukee Bucks - Portland Trail Blazers : 98 - 92
- San Antonio Spurs - Orlando Magic : 74 - 69
- Washington Wizards - New York Knicks : 113 - 106
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Salamanca - Barcelona : 4 - 3
Liga IFootball (Portugal)
- Rio Ave - Sp Lisbon : 0 - 0
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