Tuesday October 06, 1998

US date format: 10/6/1998, UK date format: 6/10/1998

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 6, 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 Matt Cornett and Mia-Sophie Wellenbrink. In that special week of October people in US were listening to The First Night by Monica. In UK Rollercoaster by B*Witched was in the top 5 hits. Show Me Love, directed by Lukas Moodysson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998 while Tell Me Your Dreams by Sidney Sheldon was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Life of Birds. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bio F.R.E.A.K.S. or Star Wars: Rebellion.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Judaism - Fast of Gedalia (2005)
  • Egypt - National Day or Victory Day; celebrates the results of the October war in 1973
  • U.S. - German-American Day observed since 1987; Mad Hatter Day
  • French Republican Calendar - �ne (Donkey) Day, fifteenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
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Events

  • Matthew Shepard is beaten and left to die in a cornfield in Laramie, Wyoming.

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Show Me Love

Show Me Love

Directed by: Lukas Moodysson

Starring: Alexandra Dahlström, Rebecka Liljeberg, Erica Carlson, Mathias Rust

Hero Hindustani

Hero Hindustani

Directed by: Aziz Sejawal

Starring: Arshad Warsi, Namrata Shirodkar, Kader Khan, Paresh Rawal

Life in the Fast Lane

Life in the Fast Lane

Directed by: Eleanor Gaver

Starring: Fairuza Balk, Noah Taylor, Téa Leoni, Patrick Dempsey

Butter

Butter

Directed by: Peter Gathings Bunche

Starring: Shemar Moore, Nia Long, Ernie Hudson, Donnie Wahlberg

Tokyo Rampage

Tokyo Rampage

Directed by: Toshiaki Toyoda

Starring: Chihara Junia, Onimaru, Akaji Maro, Rin Ozawa

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Football (United Kingdom)
  • Airdrie - Hamilton : 3 - 2
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TV Series

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The Life of Birds

The Life of Birds

Starring: David Attenborough

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Brimstone

Brimstone

Directed by: Martin Koolhoven

HeliCops - Einsatz über Berlin

HeliCops - Einsatz über Berlin

Camila

Camila

Directed by: María Luisa Bemberg

Change of Heart

Change of Heart

Directed by: Stephen Bridgewater

Days to next October 06

If October 06, 1998 is your birthday you're 21 years, 11 months, 24 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 days.
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Books

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Tell Me Your Dreams by Sidney Sheldon

Tell Me Your Dreams

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Computer whiz Ashley Patterson is convinced she is being stalked. Coworker Toni Prescott has a penchant for Internet dating and little time for anyone else. And Alette Peters prefers quiet weekends in the arms of a beefcake artist.

The Loop by Nicholas Evans

The Loop

By:

From the author of The Horse Whisperer comes the phenomenal #1 New York Times bestseller, an extraordinary new novel of love, family, and man's struggle with the wild.A

Summer Sisters by Judy Blume

Summer Sisters

By:

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Look for special features inside. Join the Random House Reader’s Circle for author chats and more. In the summer of 1977, Victoria Leonard’s world changes forever when Caitlin Somers chooses her as a friend.

Birds Of America by Lorrie Moore

Birds Of America

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A New York Times Book of the Year A National Book Critics Circle Award FinalistWinner of the Salon Book AwardA Village Voice Book of the YearBirds of America is the celebrated

Bridget Jones's Diary by Helen Fielding

Bridget Jones's Diary

By:

The iconic #1 bestseller by Helen Fielding; Bridget Jones is now the inspiration for the September 2016 Working Title film release of Bridget Jones's Baby, starring Renee Zellweger, Colin Firth, Patrick Dempsey and Emma Thompson.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Bio F.R.E.A.K.S.

Bio F.R.E.A.K.S.

Platform: Nintendo 64, PlayStation, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Midway Games

ESP Ra.De.

ESP Ra.De.

Platform: Arcade, i-mode, EzWeb, Yahoo Mobile

Genre: Manic shooter

Publisher: Atlus

Amazon Trail 3rd Edition

Amazon Trail 3rd Edition

Platform: PC

Genre: Edutainment

Publisher: The Learning Company

Die by the Sword

Die by the Sword

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Tantrum Entertainment

Star Wars: Rebellion

Star Wars: Rebellion

Platform: PC

Genre: Real-time strategy, 4X

Publisher: LucasArts

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $75.25
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $33.69
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $102.50
  • General Electric GE: opens at $75.50
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $124.00

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on October 06, 1998?

On October 06, 1998 the day of the week was Tuesday.

What zodiac sign is October 06, 1998?

On October 06, 1998 the zodiac sign was Libra.

Who was the US President on October 06, 1998?

On October 06, 1998 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 06, 1998?

On October 06, 1998 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on October 06, 1998?

On October 06, 1998 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on October 06, 1998?

On October 06, 1998 several famous people were born including, Matt Cornett, Mia-Sophie Wellenbrink.

Which famous people died on October 06, 1998?

Famous people died on October 06, 1998 include, Mark Belanger.

What was the number one song in October 06, 1998?

The number one song in the week of October 06, 1998 was The First Night by Monica in US and Rollercoaster by B*Witched in UK.

What were the top hits on October 06, 1998?

The top hits on October 06, 1998 were The First Night by Monica, One Week by Barenaked Ladies, I Don't Want To Miss A Thing by Aerosmith in US and Rollercoaster by B*Witched, Perfect 10 by The Beautiful South, I Don't Want To Miss A Thing by Aerosmith in UK.


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