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..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Francis of Girolamo
  • Saint Estella
  • Holiday of the City of Miskolc (since 1992).
  • Saint Odilo of Cluny
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Events

  • 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)

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Movies

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The Straight Story

The Straight Story

Directed by: David Lynch

Starring: Richard Farnsworth, Sissy Spacek, Jane Galloway Heitz, Joseph A. Carpenter

Dogma

Dogma

Directed by: Kevin Smith

Starring: Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Linda Fiorentino, Bud Cort

Country: United States of America

The Virgin Suicides

The Virgin Suicides

Directed by: Sofia Coppola

Starring: Kirsten Dunst, Josh Hartnett, James Woods, Kathleen Turner

Country: United States of America

Felicia's Journey

Felicia's Journey

Directed by: Atom Egoyan

Starring: Bob Hoskins, Arsinée Khanjian, Elaine Cassidy, Sheila Reid

The Love Letter

The Love Letter

Directed by: Peter Ho-Sun Chan

Starring: Kate Capshaw, Tom Everett Scott, Tom Selleck, Blythe Danner

Sport Games on May 11, 1999

Sport Games on May 11, 1999


NBA

American Basketball
  • 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
See all Basketball game results of May 11, 1999

Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Werder Bremen - Schalke 04 : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of May 11, 1999

Premier League

UK Soccer
  • Leeds - Arsenal : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of May 11, 1999

TV Series

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Unzipped

Unzipped

Directed by: Lionsgate

Futurama

Futurama

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Starring: Billy West, Katey Sagal, John DiMaggio, Tress MacNeille

Country: United States of America

Pet Shop of Horrors

Pet Shop of Horrors

Rosalinda

Rosalinda

Directed by: Beatriz Sheridan

The Awful Truth

The Awful Truth

Directed by: Leo McCarey

Days to next May 11

If 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.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon by Stephen King

The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon

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The acclaimed #1 New York Times bestseller from Stephen King—a frightening suspense novel about a young girl who becomes lost in the woods as night falls.During

A New Song by Jan Karon

A New Song

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The fifth novel in the Mitford series, by the bestselling author of At Home in Mitford and Somebody Safe with Somebody Good In A New Song, Mitford's longtime Episcopal priest, Father Tim, retires.

Vittorio, The Vampire by Anne Rice

Vittorio, The Vampire

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With Pandora, Anne Rice began a magnificent new series of vampire novels. Now, in the second of her New Tales of the Vampires, she tells the mesmerizing story of Vittorio, a

Tuesdays With Morrie by Mitch Albom

Tuesdays With Morrie

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Maybe it was a grandparent, or a teacher, or a colleague. Someone older, patient and wise, who understood you when you were young and searching, helped you see the world as a more profound place, gave you sound advice to …

White Oleander by Janet Fitch

White Oleander

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Everywhere hailed as a novel of rare beauty and power, White Oleander tells the unforgettable story of Ingrid, a brilliant poet imprisoned for murder, and her daughter, Astrid, whose odyssey through a series of Los Angeles foster homes-each its own …

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Cool Boarders 4

Cool Boarders 4

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Snowboarding

Publisher: 989 Studios

Dead or Alive 2

Dead or Alive 2

Platform: Arcade, Dreamcast, PlayStation 2, PlayStation Network

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: Tecmo

Baldur's Gate: Tales of the Sword Coast

Baldur's Gate: Tales of the Sword Coast

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Black Isle Studios Interplay Entertainment

Cutthroats: Terror on the High Seas

Cutthroats: Terror on the High Seas

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: Eidos Interactive

Evolution 2: Far Off Promise

Evolution 2: Far Off Promise

Platform: Dreamcast

Genre: Roguelike RPG

Publisher: Ubisoft

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $82.56
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $44.88
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $80.75
  • General Electric GE: opens at $109.87
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $220.50

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