Sunday August 09, 1998

US date format: 8/9/1998, UK date format: 9/8/1998

It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 9, 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 Shawn Mendes . In that special week of August people in US were listening to The Boy Is Mine by Brandy & Monica. In UK No Matter What by Boyzone was in the top 5 hits. Run Lola Run, directed by Tom Tykwer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998 while Low Country by Anne Rivers Siddons was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Any Day Now. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bushido Blade 2 or Future Cop: LAPD.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • St. Nathy (or David)
  • Feast day of the great martyr Saint Panteleimon in Russian Orthodox Church
  • St. Fedlimid/Felimy
  • St. Romanus Ostiarius
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Events

  • Star Bank LPGA Classic

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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Run Lola Run

Run Lola Run

Directed by: Tom Tykwer

Starring: Franka Potente, Moritz Bleibtreu, Herbert Knaup, Nina Petri

Country: United States of America

Dil Se..

Dil Se..

Directed by: Mani Ratnam

Starring: Shah Rukh Khan, Manisha Koirala, Preity Zinta, Raghuvir Yadav

The Interview

The Interview

Directed by: Craig Monahan

Starring: Hugo Weaving, Tony Martin, Aaron Jeffery, Paul Sonkkila

Blade

Blade

Directed by: Stephen Norrington

Starring: Wesley Snipes, Stephen Dorff, Kris Kristofferson, N'Bushe Wright

Country: United States of America

Your Friends & Neighbors

Your Friends & Neighbors

Directed by: Neil LaBute

Starring: Amy Brenneman, Aaron Eckhart, Ben Stiller, Nastassja Kinski

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 09, 1998?
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Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - No Matter What
  2. - Viva Forever
  3. - Ghetto Supastar (That Is What You Are)
  4. - Music Sounds Better With You
  5. - Mysterious Times

Top #10 R&B songs

  1. - Friend Of Mine
  2. - Make It Hot
  3. - The Boy Is Mineyoutube
  4. - They Don't Know/Are U Still Down
  5. - My Way
  6. - Too Closeyoutube
  7. - Still Not A Player
  8. - Daydreamin'
  9. - Horse & Carriage
  10. - Money Ain't A Thang
Sport Games on August 09, 1998

Sport Games on August 09, 1998


Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • Dusseldorf - Gutersloh : 3 - 1
  • Greuther Furth - St Pauli : 1 - 0
  • Karlsruhe - Ulm : 1 - 2
  • TB Berlin - Cottbus : 1 - 0
  • Wattenscheid - Mainz : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of August 09, 1998

Division 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Grimsby - Ipswich : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of August 09, 1998

Futbol Ligi 1

Football (Turkey)
  • Besiktas - Ankaragucu : 4 - 1
  • Bursaspor - Karabukspor : 1 - 2
  • Genclerbirligi - Erzurum : 5 - 1
  • Sakaryaspor - Antalyaspor : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of August 09, 1998

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Any Day Now

Any Day Now

Directed by: Travis Fine

Perla

Perla

Directed by: Sergio Castilla

Get Real

Get Real

Directed by: Simon Shore

Saaya

Saaya

Directed by: Anurag Basu

Sex and the City

Sex and the City

Directed by: Susan Seidelman

Magazine Covers

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

  • LIFE: Wicked Weather
  • Time: The Killer Germ' E. Coli outbreaks. Digital photomontage. Electron micrograph E. coli O157:H7 bacte
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9650
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.444
  • Wired: Wired - August, 1998

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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Low Country by Anne Rivers Siddons

Low Country

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Caroline Venable has everything her Southern heritage promised: money, prestige, a powerful husband—and a predictable routine of country-club luncheons, cocktail parties, and dinners hosting her husband's wealthy friends, clients, and associates

A Widow For One Year by John Irving

A Widow For One Year

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Ruth Cole is a complex, often self-contradictory character--a "difficult" woman. By no means is she conventionally "nice," but she will never be forgotten.Ruth's story is told in three parts, each focusing on a crucial time in her life. When

We Are Our Mothers' Daughters by Cokie Roberts

We Are Our Mothers' Daughters

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In this revised and expanded tenth-anniversary edition of the #1 New York Times bestseller, renowned political commentator Cokie Roberts once again examines the nature of women's roles through the revealing lens

Point of Origin by Patricia Cornwell

Point of Origin

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The clues to a series of remorseless killings go up in smoke—and only Kay Scarpetta can find them in this #1 New York Times bestseller from Patricia Cornwell.“Sears

The Eleventh Commandment by Jeffrey Archer

The Eleventh Commandment

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ELEVENTH COMMANDMENTJeffrey ArcherConnor Fitzgerald has an impressive resume. Military hero. Devoted family man. Servant of his country―as an assassin. Just as he's about to put his twenty-eight-year career at the CIA

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

F-1 World Grand Prix

F-1 World Grand Prix

Platform: Dreamcast, Game Boy Color, Nintendo 64, PC, PlayStation

Genre: Sim racing

Publisher: JP / EU Nintendo; NA Video System; NA / EU Sega; JP Video System; NA Eidos Interactive; EU Video System

Godzilla Trading Battle

Godzilla Trading Battle

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Action

Publisher: Toho

Bushido Blade 2

Bushido Blade 2

Platform: PlayStation, PlayStation Network

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: JP Square; NA Square Electronic Arts

Getter Love!!: Chō Renai Party Game Tanjō

Getter Love!!: Chō Renai Party Game Tanjō

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Party

Publisher: Hudson Soft

Future Cop: LAPD

Future Cop: LAPD

Platform: PlayStation Windows Mac OS PlayStation Network

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: Electronic Arts


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