Wednesday May 05, 1999
US date format: 5/5/1999, UK date format: 5/5/1999
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 5, 1999). 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 Jonny Gray and Nathan Chen.
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 A New Song by Jan Karon was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Futurama.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fire Emblem: Thracia 776 or Flight Unlimited III.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 05, 1999?
- Martyrs Neophytos, Gaius and Gaianus
- Euthymios the Wonderworker
- Barlaam of Serpukhov
- Martin and Heraclius of Illyria
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- Microsoft releases Windows 98 (Second Edition), from 1998.
- Vasilis Diamantopoulos: Greek actor director and screenwriter...
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 05, 1999?
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Top #5 songs in the UK
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Sport Games on May 05, 1999
- Charlotte Hornets - Boston Celtics : 133 - 129
- Cleveland Cavaliers - Toronto Raptors : 87 - 96
- Detroit Pistons - Philadelphia 76ers : 100 - 105
- Houston Rockets - Denver Nuggets : 95 - 88
- Miami Heat - New York Knicks : 88 - 101
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Anderlecht - Gent : 4 - 0
- Club Brugge - Beveren : 3 - 1
- Germinal - Charleroi : 2 - 0
- Harelbeke - Standard : 1 - 1
- Lierse - Aalst : 3 - 1
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bochum - Duisburg : 0 - 2
- Hertha - Wolfsburg : 2 - 0
- Munich 1860 - Freiburg : 2 - 0
- Nurnberg - Leverkusen : 2 - 2
- Schalke 04 - Dortmund : 1 - 1
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Auxerre - Le Havre : 0 - 0
- Lyon - Bastia : 2 - 1
- Monaco - Strasbourg : 2 - 1
- Nancy - Lorient : 2 - 0
- Nantes - Rennes : 2 - 1
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Days to next May 05If May 05, 1999 is your birthday you're 21 years, 4 months, 26 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 4 days.
What news were making the headlines those days in May 1999?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on May 05, 1999?
On May 05, 1999 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is May 05, 1999?
On May 05, 1999 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on May 05, 1999?
On May 05, 1999 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 05, 1999?
On May 05, 1999 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on May 05, 1999?
On May 05, 1999 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 05, 1999?
On May 05, 1999 several famous people were born including, Jonny Gray, Nathan Chen.
Which famous people died on May 05, 1999?
Famous people died on May 05, 1999 include, Vasilis Diamantopoulos.
What was the number one song in May 05, 1999?
The number one song in the week of May 05, 1999 was Livin' La Vida Loca by Ricky Martin in US and Swear It Again by Westlife in UK.
What were the top hits on May 05, 1999?
The top hits on May 05, 1999 were Livin' La Vida Loca by Ricky Martin, No Scrubs by TLC, Kiss Me by Sixpence None The Richer in US and Swear It Again by Westlife, No Scrubs by TLC, I Want It That Way by Backstreet Boys in UK.