Tuesday May 05, 1998
US date format: 5/5/1998, UK date format: 5/5/1998
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see zodiac on May 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 Carly Manning .
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Too Close by Next.
In UK Under The Bridge / Lady Marmalade by All Saints was in the top 5 hits.
The General, directed by John Boorman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Open House.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Brigandine or Airline Tycoon.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 05, 1998?
- Martyrs Neophytos, Gaius and Gaianus
- Euthymios the Wonderworker
- Barlaam of Serpukhov
- Martin and Heraclius of Illyria
- See more
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 05, 1998?
Unlimited, ad-free streaming of over a million songs, 30 day Free Trial
Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #5 R&B songs
Top #5 Latin songs
- Servando y Florentino - Una Fan Enamorada
- Elvis Crespo - Suavemente
- Alejandro Fernandez - No Se Olvidar
- Juan Gabriel - Asi Fue
- Ricky Martin - The Cup Of Life (The Official Song Of The World Cup, France '98)
Sport Games on May 05, 1998
- New York Knicks - Indiana Pacers : 83 - 93
- San Antonio Spurs - Utah Jazz : 82 - 83
Division 2Football (France)
- Beauvais - Lille : 2 - 1
- Caen - Gueugnon : 4 - 0
- Laval - Valence : 2 - 2
- Louhans-Cuis. - Nimes : 2 - 0
- Nancy - Le Mans : 1 - 1
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Crystal Palace - West Ham : 3 - 3
Make this day unforgettable
Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
Unlimited books on any devices, try your first month free
What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $74.12
- Apple AAPL: opens at $29.25
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $87.62
- General Electric GE: opens at $84.62
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $116.69
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on May 05, 1998?
On May 05, 1998 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is May 05, 1998?
On May 05, 1998 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on May 05, 1998?
On May 05, 1998 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 05, 1998?
On May 05, 1998 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on May 05, 1998?
On May 05, 1998 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 05, 1998?
On May 05, 1998 several famous people were born including, Carly Manning.
What was the number one song in May 05, 1998?
The number one song in the week of May 05, 1998 was Too Close by Next in US and Under The Bridge / Lady Marmalade by All Saints in UK.
What were the top hits on May 05, 1998?
The top hits on May 05, 1998 were Too Close by Next, My All by Mariah Carey, You're Still The One by Shania Twain in US and Under The Bridge / Lady Marmalade by All Saints, Feel It by The Tamperer featuring Maya, All That I Need by Boyzone in UK.