Sunday February 08, 1998

US date format: 2/8/1998, UK date format: 8/2/1998

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 8, 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 Sarlote Lenmane and Šarlote Lēnmane. In that special week of February people in US were listening to Together Again by Janet. In UK My Heart Will Go On by Celine Dion was in the top 5 hits. The Big Lebowski, directed by Joel Coen, Ethan Coen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998 while The Millionaire Next Door by Thomas J. Stanley and William D. Danko was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Sparsh. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Mario Party or Star Wars Jedi Knight: Mysteries of the Sith.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Nirvana Day - an annual Buddhist festival.
  • Saint Jerome Emiliani.
  • Saint Juventius
  • Saint Mengold of Huy
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Events

  • NHL stops season until February 24th to accommodate the Olympics.
  • 48th NBA All-Star Game East beats West 135-114 at New York City.

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Movies

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The Big Lebowski

The Big Lebowski

Directed by: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen

Starring: Jeff Bridges, John Goodman, Julianne Moore, Steve Buscemi

Country: United States of America

Dangerous Beauty

Dangerous Beauty

Directed by: Marshall Herskovitz

Starring: Catherine McCormack, Rufus Sewell, Oliver Platt, Fred Ward

Senseless

Senseless

Directed by: Penelope Spheeris

Starring: Marlon Wayans, David Spade, Brad Dourif, Esther Scott

The Secret Kingdom

The Secret Kingdom

Directed by: David Schmoeller

Starring: Billy O'Sullivan, Andrew Ducote, Samantha Tabak, Gerald S. O'Loughlin

Left Luggage

Left Luggage

Directed by: Jeroen Krabbé

Starring: Laura Fraser, Adam Monty, Isabella Rossellini, Jeroen Krabbé

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Sport Games on February 08, 1998

Sport Games on February 08, 1998


Serie A

Italian Football
  • Atalanta - Parma : 0 - 0
  • Bari - Fiorentina : 0 - 1
  • Empoli - Napoli : 5 - 0
  • Inter - Bologna : 0 - 1
  • Juventus - Roma : 3 - 1
See all Football game results of February 08, 1998

Jupiler League

Football (Belgium)
  • Genk - Anderlecht : 2 - 1
  • Harelbeke - Westerlo : 0 - 0
  • Mouscron - Lokeren : 1 - 3
See all Football game results of February 08, 1998

Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Wolfsburg - FC Koln : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of February 08, 1998

La Liga Primera Division

Football (Spain)
  • Betis - Merida : 2 - 1
  • Espanol - Zaragoza : 0 - 1
  • La Coruna - Real Madrid : 2 - 2
  • Mallorca - Compostela : 2 - 1
  • Salamanca - Celta : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of February 08, 1998

TV Series

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Sparsh

Sparsh

Dawson's Creek

Dawson's Creek

Directed by: Steve Miner

Unfinished Business

Unfinished Business

Directed by: Ken Scott

Bed & Breakfast

Bed & Breakfast

Directed by: Marcio Garcia

Stella Street

Stella Street

Directed by: Peter Richardson

Days to next February 08

If February 08, 1998 is your birthday you're 22 years, 7 months, 13 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 18 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Millionaire Next Door by Thomas J. Stanley and William D. Danko

The Millionaire Next Door

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The bestselling The Millionaire Next Door identifies seven common traits that show up again and again among those who have accumulated wealth.

The Letter by Richard Paul Evans

The Letter

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In the final episode in The Christmas Box collection, David and MaryAnne Parkin find a mysterious letter at the base of their child Andrea's grave that eventually returns joy to their marriage, which had been strained in the nineteen years …

Cat & Mouse by James Patterson

Cat & Mouse

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Alex Cross is back-and so is a raging and suicidal Gary Soneji. Out of prison and dying from the AIDS virus he contracted there, he will get revenge on Cross before he dies.

A Certain Justice by P. D. James

A Certain Justice

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New York Times BestsellerWhen distinguished criminal lawyer Venetia Aldridge defends a young man for the brutal murder of his mother, she views the case as simply another opportunity to demonstrate

Sharp Edges by Jayne Ann Krentz

Sharp Edges

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Eugenia Swift is a young woman of singular sensibilities, a connoisseur of beauty... and naturally inclined to tackle even the most difficult tasks on her own.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Mario Party

Mario Party

Genre: Party game

Publisher: Nintendo

1080° Snowboarding

1080° Snowboarding

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Nintendo

DX-Ball 2

DX-Ball 2

Platform: Windows 9x, NT, 2K, XP, Vista and 7

Genre: Brick buster

Publisher: Longbow Digital Arts

Star Wars Jedi Knight: Mysteries of the Sith

Star Wars Jedi Knight: Mysteries of the Sith

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: LucasArts

Carmen Sandiego Math Detective

Carmen Sandiego Math Detective

Platform: Mac OS, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Educational


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