Thursday 6 August 1998
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Destiny Odom and Jack Scanlon.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to The Boy Is Mine by Brandy & Monica.
In UK Ghetto Supastar (That Is What You Are) by Pras Michel featuring ODB & Mya was in the top 5 hits.
Ever After: A Cinderella Story, directed by Andy Tennant, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while A Monk Swimming by Malachy McCourt was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Whose Line Is It Anyway?.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Airline Tycoon or Arcade's Greatest Hits: The Atari Collection 2.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 6 August 1998 ?
- Jamaica - Independence Day
- Roman Catholicism - several feasts, including those of at least 3 saints: Feast of the Transfiguration of Christ
- St. Joachim (father of St. Mary, according to Catholic tradition)
- St. Juatus
- St. Pastor
- Bolivia - Independence Day
- United Arab Emirates - H.H. Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan's Accession Day
- Japan - Toro Nagashi (Hiroshima) - Floating lantern ceremony to honor those killed by the U.S. atomic bomb in Hiroshima.
- St. Xystus/Sixtus
Famous Birthdays:06 August
- Andre Weil: French mathematician (Born 1906).
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1998 ?
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