Friday June 05, 1998

US date format: 6/5/1998, UK date format: 5/6/1998

It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 5, 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. Famous people born on this day include Austin Butts and Yulia Lipnitskaya. In that special week of June people in US were listening to The Boy Is Mine by Brandy & Monica. In UK C'est La Vie by B*Witched was in the top 5 hits. The X Files, directed by Rob Bowman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998 while Black And Blue by Anna Quindlen was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Saaya. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Asghan: The Dragon Slayer or The Fifth Element.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Bah�'f Faith - Feast of N�r (Light) - First day of the fifth month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
  • Feast of Saint Boniface.
  • Seychelles - Liberation Day.
  • National holiday of Denmark (Constitution Day).
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Events

  • A strike begins at the General Motors parts factory in Flint, Michigan, that quickly spreads to five other assembly plants (the strike lasted seven weeks).

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Movies

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The X Files

The X Files

Directed by: Rob Bowman

Starring: David Duchovny, Gillian Anderson, John Neville, William B. Davis

Country: United States of America

Edge of Seventeen

Edge of Seventeen

Directed by: David Moreton

Starring: Chris Stafford, Tina Holmes, Andersen Gabrych, Stephanie McVay

Postmortem

Postmortem

Directed by: Albert Pyun

Starring: Charlie Sheen, Michael Halsey, Ivana Milicevic, Stephen McCole

Bone Daddy

Bone Daddy

Directed by: Mario Azzopardi

Starring: Rutger Hauer, Barbara Williams, R.H. Thomson, Joseph Kell

Can't Hardly Wait

Can't Hardly Wait

Directed by: Harry Elfont, Deborah Kaplan

Starring: Jennifer Love Hewitt, Ethan Embry, Charlie Korsmo, Lauren Ambrose

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of June 05, 1998?
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Top #10 R&B songs

  1. - The Boy Is Mineyoutube
  2. - I Get Lonely
  3. - Too Closeyoutube
  4. - The Arms Of The One Who Loves You
  5. - It's All About Me
  6. - They Don't Know/Are U Still Down
  7. - My All/Breakdown
  8. - Let's Ride
  9. - All My Life/Don't Rush (Take Love Slowly)
  10. - Cheers 2 U
Sport Games on June 05, 1998

Sport Games on June 05, 1998


NBA

American Basketball
  • Chicago Bulls - Utah Jazz : 93 - 88
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TV Series

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Saaya

Saaya

Directed by: Anurag Basu

Sex and the City

Sex and the City

Directed by: Susan Seidelman

Open House

Open House

Directed by: Andrew Paquin

Flashback

Flashback

Directed by: Franco Amurri

Cardcaptor Sakura

Cardcaptor Sakura

Directed by: Morio Asaka

Magazine Covers

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Books

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Black And Blue by Anna Quindlen

Black And Blue

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For eighteen years Fran Benedetto kept her secret, hid her bruises. She stayed with Bobby because she wanted her son to have a father, and because, in spite of everything, she loved him.

The Street Lawyer by John Grisham

The Street Lawyer

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Michael Brock is billing the hours, making the money, rushing relentlessly to the top of Drake & Sweeney, a giant D.C. law firm. One step away from partnership, Michael has it all.

The Long Road Home by Danielle Steel

The Long Road Home

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Bestselling novelist Danielle Steel takes us on a harrowing journey into the heart of America's hidden shame in a novel that explores the power of forgiveness, the dark side of childhood, and one woman's unbreakable spirit.From

Still Me by Christopher Reeve

Still Me

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When the first Superman movie came out I was frequently asked 'What is a hero?' I remember the glib response I repeated so many times. My answer was that a hero is someone who commits a courageous action without considering …

Flight Of Eagles by Jack Higgins

Flight Of Eagles

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Born in the United States but separated since they were boys, twin brothers Max and Harry Kelso found themselves fighting on opposite sides when the Second World War broke out, Max

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Combat Flight Simulator WWII Europe Series

Combat Flight Simulator WWII Europe Series

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Flight simulation

Publisher: Microsoft

The ClueFinders 3rd Grade Adventures: The Mystery of Mathra

The ClueFinders 3rd Grade Adventures: The Mystery of Mathra

Platform: PC (Windows, Macintosh)

Genre: Educational/Adventure/Mystery

Publisher: The Learning Company

Warhammer 40,000: Chaos Gate

Warhammer 40,000: Chaos Gate

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Turn-based strategy

Publisher: Strategic Simulations GOG Ltd

Asghan: The Dragon Slayer

Asghan: The Dragon Slayer

Platform: Windows

Genre: Action/Adventure

Publisher: Grolier Interactive

The Fifth Element

The Fifth Element

Platform: PlayStation, Microsoft Windows, Android

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: JP Hudson Soft; NA Activision; EU Sony Computer Entertainment; EU Ubi Soft Entertainment (PC)

money

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $70.56
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $26.87
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $85.87
  • General Electric GE: opens at $83.62
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $116.75

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