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Monday 8 June 1998

It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Ethan Almond . In that special week of June people in US were listening to The Boy Is Mine by Brandy & Monica. In UK C'est La Vie by B*Witched was in the top 5 hits. Can't Hardly Wait, directed by Harry Elfont, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998 while Oh, the Places You'll Go! by Dr. Seuss was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Watercolour Challenge. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Brian Lara Cricket '99 or Star Wars: Rogue Squadron.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Can't Hardly Wait

Directed by: Harry Elfont

Starring: Jennifer Love Hewitt, Ethan Embry, Charlie Korsmo

Country: United States

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Directed by: Tony Bancroft

Starring: Ming-Na, Eddie Murphy, BD Wong

Country: United States

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The Truman Show

Directed by: Peter Weir

Starring: Jim Carrey, Ed Harris, Laura Linney

Country: United States

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Kiki's Delivery Service

Directed by: Hayao Miyazaki

Starring: Kirsten Dunst, Minami Takayama, Rei Sakuma

Country: United States

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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

Directed by: Terry Gilliam

Starring: Johnny Depp, Benicio Del Toro, Tobey Maguire

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Watercolour Challenge

Starring: Sean Arnold, Karen Drury, Philip Franks, Jan Leeming

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Gunfighters of the West

Starring: Tony Disabatino, Kevin Wiggins

Country: United States

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The Micallef Program

Starring: Shaun Micallef, Wayne Hope, Roz Hammond, Francis Greenslade

Country: Australia

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Alpha Bravo Charlie

Starring: Wiqar Ahmed, Aarshid Kazmi, Faraz Khan, Malik Ata Muhammad Khan

Country: Pakistan

Surprise Gardener

Starring: Victoria Gordon

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 June 1998 ?

  • Saint Sabinianus, abbot, confessor [GTZ: Puy]
  • World Ocean Day.
  • Saint Audomar, bishop of ThTrouanne, confessor (Translation day)
  • Saint Elphege, bishop, martyr (Translation day)
  • Saint Marius, hermit [GTZ: Clermont]
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Sani Abacha: President of Nigeria (Born 1943).
  • Maria Reiche: German-born mathematician and archaeologist (Born 1903).
  • Actor Charlton Heston becomes president of the National Rifle Association.

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What news were making the headlines those days in June 1998?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: TIME 100: Artists & Entertainers -- June 8, 1998
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9642
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.435


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Oh, the Places You'll Go!

By: Dr. Seuss

Dr. Seuss’s wonderfully wise Oh, the Places You’ll Go! is the perfect send-off for grads—from nursery school, high school, college, and beyond! From soaring to high heights and seeing great sights to being left in a Lurch on a prickle-ly ...

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A Patchwork Planet

By: Anne Tyler

In this, her fourteenth novel--and one of her most endearing--Anne Tyler tells the story of a lovable loser who's trying to get his life in order.

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The Street Lawyer

By: John Grisham

Michael Brock is billing the hours, making the money, rushing relentlessly to the top of Drake & Sweeney, a giant D.C. law firm. One step away from partnership, Michael has it all.

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Breath, Eyes, Memory

By: Edwidge Danticat

The 20th anniversary edition of Edwidge Danticat's groundbreaking debut, now an established classic--revised and with a new introduction by the author, and including extensive bonus materialsAt the age of twelve, Sophie Caco is sent from her impoverished Haitian village to ...

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Goemon's Great Adventure

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Platforming

Publisher: Konami

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Amazon Trail 3rd Edition

Platform: PC

Genre: Edutainment

Publisher: The Learning Company

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Brian Lara Cricket '99

Brian Lara Cricket '99

Platform: PlayStation, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Codemasters

Capcom Generations

Platform: PlayStation, Sega Saturn

Genre: Compilation

Publisher: JP Capcom; EU Virgin Interactive

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Star Wars: Rogue Squadron

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Nintendo 64

Genre: Action, shooter

Publisher: Nintendo 64 NA LucasArts EU Nintendo Windows LucasArts; NA LucasArts; EU Nintendo

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