Friday July 10, 1998
US date format: 7/10/1998, UK date format: 10/7/1998
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 10, 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 Haley Pullos .
In that special week of July 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.
Saving Private Ryan, directed by Steven Spielberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while A Widow For One Year by John Irving was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Get Real.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cabela's Big Game Hunter II or Chameleon Twist 2.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 10, 1998?
- Mauritania - Armed Forces Day
- Bahamas - Independence Day
- Silence Day - celebrated by followers of Meher Baba
- Ancient Latvia - Septinu Bralu Diena observed
- The DNA-identified remains of United States Air Force 1st Lieutenant Michael Joseph Blassie arrive home to his family in St. Louis, Missouri, after being in the Tomb of the Unknowns since 1984.
- Roman Catholic sex abuse cases: The Diocese of Dallas agrees to pay $23.4 million to nine former altar boys who claimed they were sexually abused by former priest Rudolph Kos.
- Haley Pullos: TV Actress.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 10, 1998?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Brandy & Monica - The Boy Is Mine
- Jon B - They Don't Know/Are U Still Down
- Nicole Featuring Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott & Mocha - Make It Hot
- Next - Too Close
- Usher - My Way
- Big Punisher Featuring Joe - Still Not A Player
- Janet Featuring BLACKstreet - I Get Lonely
- Pras Michel Feat. Ol' Dirty Bastard & Introducing Mya - Ghetto Supastar (That Is What You Are)
- Mariah Carey - My All/Breakdown
- Mya & Sisqo - It's All About Me
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next July 10If July 10, 1998 is your birthday you're 22 years, 2 months, 13 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 17 days.
What news were making the headlines those days in July 1998?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
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