Wednesday 6 October 1999
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Will Shadley .
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Heartbreaker by Mariah Carey.
In UK Blue (Da Ba Dee) by Eiffel 65 was in the top 5 hits.
Dogma, directed by Kevin Smith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while The Million Dollar Mermaid by Diehl was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Klemperer - Ein Leben in Deutschland.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Echo Night 2: The Lord of Nightmares or V-Rally 2.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 6 October 1999 ?
- 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
- Ireland - Ivy Day, formerly honoring the Irish revolutionary Padraig Pearse, commemmorates the death of Charles Stewart Parnell.
- Also see October 6 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Saint Bruno, St Faith
- Amalia Rodrigues: Portuguese Fadista, one of the best-known Fado singers on the international stage, sometimes called the "Voice of Portugal's Soul" .
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1999 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Mariah Carey - Heartbreaker
- Santana - Smooth
- TLC - Unpretty
- Lou Bega - Mambo No. 5 (A Little Bit Of..)
- Ricky Martin - She's All I Ever Had
- Christina Aguilera - Genie In A Bottle
- Sugar Ray - Someday
- Marc Anthony - I Need To Know
- Whitney Houston - My Love Is Your Love
- Red Hot Chili Peppers - Scar Tissue
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?