Tuesday May 11, 1999
US date format: 5/11/1999, UK date format: 11/5/1999
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 11, 1999). 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 Sabrina Carpenter and Rebel Rodriguez.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Livin' La Vida Loca by Ricky Martin.
In UK Swear It Again by Westlife was in the top 5 hits.
The Straight Story, directed by David Lynch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Unzipped.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cool Boarders 4 or Cutthroats: Terror on the High Seas.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 11, 1999?
- Saint Francis of Girolamo
- Saint Estella
- Holiday of the City of Miskolc (since 1992).
- Saint Odilo of Cluny
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- Starting late on May 10 and continuing through the early hours of May 12, NASA's ACE and Wind spacecraft each observed that the density of the solar wind dropped by more than 98%. (NASA Science)
- Giorgos Kappis: Greek actor (Born 1929).
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 11, 1999?
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Top #5 songs in the UK
Sport Games on May 11, 1999
- Houston Rockets - Los Angeles Lakers : 98 - 110
- Milwaukee Bucks - Indiana Pacers : 107 - 108
- Minnesota Timberwolves - San Antonio Spurs : 80 - 71
- Philadelphia 76ers - Orlando Magic : 68 - 79
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Werder Bremen - Schalke 04 : 1 - 0
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Leeds - Arsenal : 1 - 0
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next May 11If May 11, 1999 is your birthday you're 21 years, 4 months, 7 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 23 days.
What news were making the headlines those days in May 1999?
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?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
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- General Electric GE: opens at $109.87
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $220.50