Saturday 8 August 1998
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Shawn Mendes and Ronan Parke.
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 Citizen Soldiers by Stephen E. Ambrose 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 Commandos: Behind Enemy Lines or Brigandine.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 8 August 1998 ?
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Dominic de Guzman, priest, (1170-1221).
- Sweden - Namesday of Queen Silvia, an Official Flag Day.
- Taiwan: Father's Day. (In Mandarin, Ba Ba means father and 8-8, or August 8).
- St. Hormisdas
- St. Smaragdus (and companions)
- St. Largus
- St. Cyriacus
Famous Birthdays:08 August
- Mahmoud Saremi: Iranian journalist.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1998 ?
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Sport Games on 8 August 1998
Division 2Football (France)
- Gueugnon - Caen : 2 - 1
- Laval - Ajaccio : 2 - 1
- Le Mans - Beauvais : 1 - 1
- Lille - Guingamp : 1 - 2
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Bastia - Montpellier : 2 - 2
- Bordeaux - Paris SG : 3 - 1
- Marseille - Nantes : 2 - 0
- Nancy - Sochaux : 1 - 1
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Barnsley - West Brom : 2 - 2
- Bradford - Stockport : 1 - 2
- Bristol City - Oxford : 2 - 2
- Bury - Huddersfield : 1 - 0
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Bournemouth - Lincoln : 2 - 0
- Burnley - Bristol Rvs : 2 - 1
- Colchester - Chesterfield : 1 - 0
- Gillingham - Walsall : 0 - 1
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