Friday August 06, 1999: on this day

About August 6th, 1999, in brief:

  • Day of the week: August 6th, 1999 was a Friday
  • Zodiac Sign: Leo (in western zodiac), Rabbit (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Geri Halliwell, Lucille Ball
  • Moon Phase: Last Quarter
  • #1 US song: Genie In A Bottle by Christina Aguilera
  • #1 UK song: Better Off Alone by DJ Jurgen Presents Alice Deejay
  • Popular movie: Detroit Rock City directed by Adam Rifkin

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What day of the week was August 06, 1999?

August 06, 1999 was a Friday and it was the 218th day of the year 1999 in the Gregorian calendar.

August 06, 1999 can also be written as 8/6/1999 in the US and as 6/8/1999 in UK and Europe.

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August 06, 1999: What happened on that day?

August 06, 1999: What were the magazines covers that day?

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August 06, 1999: What were the stock market quotes and exchange rates that day?

Stock market quotes on August 06, 1999:

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $81.75
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $54.06
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $86.06
  • General Electric GE: opens at $108.12
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $122.00

August 06, 1999: What were the main match results that day?

Jupiler League - Football (Belgium)

  • Geel - Gent : 1 - 5

Le Championnat - Football (France)

  • Bastia - Strasbourg : 3 - 0
  • Lens - Monaco : 1 - 0
  • Sedan - Nancy : 3 - 1
  • St Etienne - Nantes : 0 - 2

Futbol Ligi 1 - Football (Turkey)

  • Galatasaray - Gaziantepspor : 1 - 2

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August 06, 1999: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for August 6th is Leo.

Leo is the 5th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between July 23rd and August 22nd belong to the Leo sign: discover Leo personality and who should a Leo marry.

Babies born in August are either Leo or Virgo. People born before August 22nd are Leo, while people born from August 23rd have the sign of Virgo.

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August 06, 1999: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for August 06, 1999 is Rabbit and the associated element is Earth.

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August 06, 1999: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on August 06, 1999 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on August 06, 1999 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on August 06, 1999 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 16% full, rising at 01:10 am and setting at 04:49 pm.

The previous full moon was on Jul 28, 1999 while the next full moon would come on Aug 26, 1999.

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Who was born on August 06, 1999?

Famous people born on August 06, 1999:

  • Rebeka Masarova

    Spanish-swiss tennis player.

  • Costanza Verona
  • Daniel de Pauli
  • Yusuf Abdurisag
  • Lucas Gazal
  • Jeong Ho-jin
  • Musa Noah Kamara
  • Borja Garcés
  • Jayson Molumby
  • Lukas Uleckas
  • Stef Vandeweyer
  • Borja Garcés Moreno
  • Isaiah Peck

Whose famous birthday is on August 6th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on August 6th:

  • Geri Halliwell
    Geri Halliwell

    British singer and former member of "the spice girls," the most popular pop group of the 1990s.

  • Lucille Ball
    Lucille Ball

    American actress and well-known comedian, with over 50 films since her 1933 debut.

  • Robert Mitchum
    Robert Mitchum

    American actor, writer, composer, and singer.

  • Charlotte McKinney
    Charlotte McKinney

    Charlotte mckinney is a model known for her appearances in carl's jr.

  • Sara Khan
    Sara Khan

    Sara khan is an indian model known for her work in the indian television industry.

  • Michelle Yeoh
    Michelle Yeoh

    Michelle Yeoh is a Malaysian actress known for her roles in martial arts films and Hollywood blockbusters.

  • Barbara Windsor
    Barbara Windsor

    British comedian actor, known for her sexy roles in the 1967 "carry on" films.

  • Ever Carradine
    Ever Carradine

    She is an american actor, and a member of a notable family.

  • Charley Chase
    Charley Chase

    American porn actress.

  • Dorian Harewood
    Dorian Harewood

    American actor, tv and film.

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How old is someone born on August 06, 1999?

Someone born on August 06, 1999 is:

24 years 11 months old,

or 299 months and 19 days old,

or 1302 weeks and 6 days old,

or 9120 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on August 06, 1999?

There are 12 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Tuesday August 6th 2024.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on August 06, 1999?

You belong to the Gen Z generation if you were born on August 06, 1999.

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August 06, 1999: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on August 06, 1999:

  • Rita Sakellariou

    Greek singer (born 1934).

  • Tea Bonelli
  • Pasquale Cavaliere
  • Ilse Pausin
  • Amine Batanouni

What famous deaths happened on August 6th?

Famous deaths on August 6th:

  • Rick James
    Rick James

    American r&b singer and multi-instrumentalist (born 1948).

  • Domenico Modugno
    Domenico Modugno

    Italian singer-songwriter, who won the top prize at 1958 san remo for his song "nel blu di blu", a song also known as "volare" in the u.s.

  • Dorothy Tutin
    Dorothy Tutin

    British actress who has been a leading actor in shakespearean roles since 1952.

  • Cedric Hardwicke
    Cedric Hardwicke

    English-american actor and director (d. 64).

  • Warner Oland
    Warner Oland

    Actor (werewolf in london, jazz singer), is killed at 57.

  • Nancy Carroll
    Nancy Carroll

    Actress (alice aldrich family), dead at 60.

  • Edman Dijkstra

    Edman Dijkstra was a Dutch computer scientist who is best known for his contributions to the field of algorithm design and analysis.

  • Theodor Adorno

    German philosopher, social theorist, and music critic.

  • Fe Del Mundo

    First woman to be admitted to Harvard Medical School.

  • Bettey Cuthbert

    Australian sprinter who won four Olympic gold medals.

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August 06, 1999: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on August 06, 1999 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week August 2nd and August 8th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

August 06, 1999: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on August 06, 1999 was Genie In A Bottle by Christina Aguilera, according to the music chart for the week August 2nd and August 8th.

  1. - Genie In A Bottle
  2. - Bills, Bills, Bills youtube
  3. - Tell Me It's Real
  4. - Wild Wild West
  5. - If You Had My Love youtube

August 06, 1999: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on August 06, 1999 was Better Off Alone by DJ Jurgen Presents Alice Deejay, according to the music chart for the week August 2nd and August 8th.

  1. - Better Off Alone
  2. - When You Say Nothing At All
  3. - Livin' La Vida Loca youtube
  4. - If I Let You Go
  5. - If Ya Gettin' Down

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Who was the US President on August 06, 1999?

On August 06, 1999 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 06, 1999?

On August 06, 1999 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on August 06, 1999?

On August 06, 1999 the Pope was St John Paul II.


What is special about August 6th?

August 6th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 6th day of the month of August. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on August 6th, such as:

  • 2018 - 2018 european heatwave: nine people are killed in a heat wave that hit spain. (publico: seven people are killed by a heat wave in genoa.
  • 2017 - Boko haram: 11 people are killed by gunmen in an attack on st phillip's catholic church, ozubulu, nigeria's anambra state.
  • 2016 - Syrian civil war: the syrian observatory for human rights claims 10 people were killed in an attack on a hospital in milis, syria's idlib province.

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What happened in 1999?

1999 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • The Euro currency is introduced in 11 countries - members of the European Union (with the exception of the United Kingdom, Denmark, Greece and Sweden).
  • A brutal snowstorm smashes into the Midwestern United States, causing 14 inches (359 mm) of snow at Milwaukee, Wisconsin and 19 inches (487 mm) at Chicago, Illinois. In Chicago, temperatures plunge to -13 degrees F (-25 degrees C), and 68 deaths are reported.
  • Israel detains, and later expels, 14 members of Concerned Christians.

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What was the calendar for August 1999?

August 1999 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with August being the 8th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how August 1999 calendar looked like.

Friday August 6, 1999