Thursday 9 September 1999
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Inka Williams and Alex B.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Bailamos by Enrique Iglesias.
In UK Mambo No 5 (A Little Bit Of...) by Lou Bega was in the top 5 hits.
Armour of God, directed by Jackie Chan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while Jupiter'S Bones by Faye Kellerman was one of the best selling books.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bangai-O or Final Fantasy VIII.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 9 September 1999 ?
- North Korea - Republic Day (1948)
- Eastern Orthodoxy - Synaxis of the Theopatores Joachim and Anna
- California - Admission Day (to commemorate the state's admission to the USA)
- Japan - Chrysanthemum Day (Kiku no Sekku)
- Tajikistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
Famous Birthdays:09 September
- Catfish Hunter: American baseball player, a right-handed pitcher who played with the Kansas City / Oakland Athletics (1965–1974) and the New York Yankees (1975–1979).
- Chan Parker: American memoir writer, wife of Charlie Parker and of Phil Woods (d. 1999).
- Ruth Roman: American actress and singer (d. 1999).
- Sega releases the Dreamcast video game system in the USA. Price is US$199. In the first 24 hours, Sega sells US$97 million worth of hardware and software, setting an entertainment industry record for highest-grossing day.
- Sega Dreamcast was released in North America as well as Sonic Adventure.
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