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Sunday 11 January 1998

It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 11, 1998). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Louisa Johnson and Lauren Giraldo. In that special week of January people in US were listening to Something About The Way You Look Tonight by Elton John. Monument Ave., directed by Ted Demme, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998 while The Dark Side Of Camelot by Seymour M. Hersh was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Dawson's Creek. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Asura Blade: Sword Of Dynasty or Baroque.
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What the sky looked like on 11 January 1998

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Monument Ave.

Directed by: Ted Demme

Starring: Denis Leary, Ian Hart, Jason Barry, Lenny Clarke

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High Art

Directed by: Lisa Cholodenko

Starring: Radha Mitchell, Ally Sheedy, Patricia Clarkson, Gabriel Mann

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A Price Above Rubies

Directed by: Boaz Yakin

Starring: Renée Zellweger, Christopher Eccleston, Julianna Margulies, Allen Payne

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The Land Girls

Directed by: David Leland

Starring: Catherine McCormack, Rachel Weisz, Anna Friel, Steven Mackintosh

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The Gingerbread Man

Directed by: Robert Altman

Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Embeth Davidtz, Robert Downey Jr., Daryl Hannah

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TV Series

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

Dawson's Creek

Directed by: Steve Miner

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Unfinished Business

Directed by: Ken Scott

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Directed by: Mick Garris

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Bed & Breakfast

Directed by: Marcio Garcia

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Stella Street

Directed by: Peter Richardson

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 11 January 1998 ?

  • Morocco - The Independence manifesto day.
  • Japan - Kagami-Biraki (Rice Cakes Festival).
  • Feast of the Baptism of Jesus.
  • Roman Empire - First day of Carmentalia in honor of Carmenta.
  • Nepal - Unity Day.
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  • Proposals, closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 76 performances
  • AFC Championship: Denver Broncos beat Pittsburgh Steelers 24-21.
  • US female Figure Skating championship won by Michelle Kwan.
  • Sidi-Hamed massacre takes place in Algeria, over 100 people are killed.
  • 24th Annual People's Choice Awards: Seinfeld, Tim Allen win.

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Sport Games on 11 January 1998

American Basketball
  • Atlanta Hawks - Washington Wizards : 107 - 102
  • Charlotte Hornets - Los Angeles Lakers : 98 - 93
  • Los Angeles Clippers - Detroit Pistons : 85 - 113
  • Miami Heat - Vancouver Grizzlies : 96 - 90
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American Football
  • Denver Broncos - Pittsburgh Steelers : 24 - 21
  • Green Bay Packers - San Francisco 49ers : 23 - 10
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Serie A
Italian Football
  • Bari - Atalanta : 0 - 0
  • Brescia - Fiorentina : 1 - 3
  • Empoli - Bologna : 0 - 0
  • Juventus - Vicenza : 2 - 0
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La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Espanol - Ath Bilbao : 0 - 1
  • La Coruna - Tenerife : 1 - 0
  • Merida - Oviedo : 2 - 1
  • Salamanca - Santander : 0 - 0
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 11, 1998 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1998 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. En El Jardin - Alejandro Fernandez Featuring Gloria Estefan
  2. Si Tu Supieras - Alejandro Fernandez
  3. A Pesar De Todos - Ana Gabriel
  4. Nos Estorbo La Ropa - Vicente Fernandez
  5. Marco Antonio Solis - La Venia Bendita
  6. Contigo (Estar Contigo) - Luis Miguel
  7. Cristian - Si Tu Me Amaras
  8. Te Sigo Amando - Juan Gabriel
  9. Hasta Manana - Limite
  10. Por Dos Pulgadas - Juanma Y Su Tuna Para Todo El Ano


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

The Dark Side Of Camelot

By: Seymour M. Hersh

This monumental work of investigative journalism reveals the Kennedy White House as never before. With its meticulously documented & compulsively readable portrait of John F.

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Then Came Heaven

By: LaVyrle Spencer

A grief-stricken widower learns to open his heart again in this touching and emotionally charged novel from New York Times bestselling author LaVyrle Spencer… A man of unshakable faith, Eddie Olczak

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A Man in Full

By: Tom Wolfe

The setting is Atlanta, Georgia — a racially mixed, late-century boomtown full of fresh wealth and wily politicians. The protagonist is Charles Croker, once a college football star, now a late-middle-aged Atlanta conglomerate king whose outsize ego has at last ...

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Comanche Moon

By: Larry McMurtry

The epic four-volume cycle that began with Larry McMurty's Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece, Lonesome Dove, is completed with this brilliant and haunting novel - a capstone in a mighty tradition of storytelling.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Asura Blade: Sword Of Dynasty

Asura Blade: Sword Of Dynasty

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: 2D Versus Fighting

Publisher: Fuuki

Star Wars Jedi Knight: Mysteries of the Sith

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: LucasArts

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ESP Ra.De.

ESP Ra.De.

Platform: Arcade, i-mode, EzWeb, Yahoo Mobile

Genre: Manic shooter

Publisher: Atlus


Platform: Sega Saturn PlayStation PlayStation 2 PlayStation Network Wii

Genre: Role-playing video game, Roguelike

Publisher: JP Sting Entertainment; NA Atlus; EU Rising Star Games

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Lego Chess

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: Lego Media

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Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Peter Pan

Studio: Walt Disney Home Video

Format: VHS and Laserdisc release: part of the Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection

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Studio: Walt Disney Home Video

Format: DVD release

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As Good as It Gets

Studio: Columbia TriStar Home Video

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Studio: Universal

Format: DVD release

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The Apple Dumpling Gang

Studio: VHS release; part of the Walt Disney Film Classics:

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