Friday November 05, 1999
US date format: 11/5/1999, UK date format: 5/11/1999
It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 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.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Smooth by Santana.
In UK Keep On Movin' by Five was in the top 5 hits.
The World Is Not Enough, directed by Michael Apted, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban by J. K. Rowling was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Not for Ourselves Alone: The Story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Beetle Adventure Racing or Final Fight Revenge.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 05, 1999?
- R.C. Saints - November 5th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Bertilia
- St. Laetus
- Pope Zachary
- St. Sylvia
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- US District Judge Thomas Jackson issues his 207-page Findings of Fact, ruling that Microsoft has monopoly power over personal computer operating systems, and uses that power to harm American consumers.
- United States v. Microsoft: US District Judge Thomas Penfield Jackson issues a preliminary ruling that the software company Microsoft had "monopoly power" (on April 3, 2000, Jackson found that Microsoft violated the Sherman Anti-Trust Act).
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 05, 1999?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Puff Daddy Featuring R. Kelly - Satisfy You
- Deborah Cox With R.L. - We Can't Be Friends
- Ideal - Get Gone
- Donell Jones - U Know What's Up
- Mariah Carey Featuring Jay-Z - Heartbreaker
- Whitney Houston - My Love Is Your Love
- Eric Benet Featuring Tamia - Spend My Life With You
- Q-Tip - Vivrant Thing
- Brian McKnight - Back At One
- Juvenile Featuring Mannie Fresh & Lil' Wayne - Back That Thang Up
Sport Games on November 05, 1999
- Charlotte Hornets - Boston Celtics : 100 - 103
- Cleveland Cavaliers - Orlando Magic : 104 - 99
- Denver Nuggets - Portland Trail Blazers : 83 - 95
- Miami Heat - Chicago Bulls : 105 - 87
- Minnesota Timberwolves - Sacramento Kings : 95 - 100
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Charleroi - Club Brugge : 0 - 2
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Freiburg - Duisburg : 3 - 0
- Hansa Rostock - Hamburg : 3 - 3
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Aachen - Hannover : 1 - 2
- Bochum - Mannheim : 2 - 0
- St Pauli - Chemnitz : 0 - 0
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $73.00
- Apple AAPL: opens at $84.62
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $91.81
- General Electric GE: opens at $133.19
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $92.75