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Sunday April 12, 1998

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 12, 1998). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Madison Alamia . In that special week of April people in US were listening to All My Life by K-Ci & JoJo. In UK It's Like That by Run-DMC vs Jason Nevins was in the top 5 hits. He Got Game, directed by Spike Lee, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998 while James Cameron'S Titanic by Douglas Kirkland was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Cardcaptor Sakura. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Chameleon Twist 2 or Genjū Ryodan.
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What the sky looked like on 12 April 1998

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

He Got Game

Directed by: Spike Lee

Starring: Denzel Washington, Milla Jovovich, Ray Allen, Rosario Dawson

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The Brylcreem Boys

Directed by: Terence Ryan

Starring: Billy Campbell, Chris 'Kit' Ryan, Jean Butler, Gabriel Byrne

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Some Girl

Directed by: Rory Kelly

Starring: Marissa Ribisi, Juliette Lewis, Michael Rapaport, Giovanni Ribisi

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In God's Hands

Directed by: Zalman King

Starring: Matt George, Matty Liu, Shane Dorian, Shaun Tomson

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Tarzan and the Lost City

Directed by: Carl Schenkel

Starring: Casper Van Dien, Jane March, Steven Waddington, Winston Ntshona

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TV Series

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

Cardcaptor Sakura

Directed by: Morio Asaka

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Directed by: Paul McGuigan

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Lost in Space

Directed by: Stephen Hopkins

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Directed by: Priyadarshan

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 April 1998 ?

  • Saint Julius I
  • Saint Zeno of Verona
  • Saint Erkembode
  • Saint Damian
  • Yuri's Night, an international celebration of the first human in space, Yuri Gagarin; in Russia (and formerly in USSR), the Cosmonautics Day.
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  • 62nd Golf Masters Championship: Mark O'Meara wins.

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Sport Games on 12 April 1998

American Basketball
  • Atlanta Hawks - Washington Wizards : 91 - 81
  • Detroit Pistons - Charlotte Hornets : 86 - 88
  • Houston Rockets - Seattle SuperSonics : 95 - 103
  • Indiana Pacers - Boston Celtics : 93 - 87
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Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • M'gladbach - Duisburg : 0 - 3
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • CZ Jena - Uerdingen : 0 - 3
  • Dusseldorf - F Koln : 2 - 3
  • Freiburg - Unterhaching : 1 - 1
  • Stuttgarter K - Mainz : 1 - 2
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La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Ath Bilbao - Valladolid : 2 - 0
  • Compostela - Sociedad : 1 - 3
  • Espanol - Tenerife : 2 - 0
  • Oviedo - Santander : 0 - 1
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on April 12, 1998 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. All My Life/Don't Rush (Take Love Slowly) - K-Ci & JoJo
  2. Let's Ride - Montell Jordan Feat. Master P & Silkk The Shocker
  3. Next - Too Close
  4. Public Announcement - Body Bumpin' Yippie-Yi-Yo
  5. Romeo And Juliet - Sylk-E. Fyne Featuring Chill
  6. Destiny's Child - No, No, No
  7. Usher - Nice & Slow
  8. Aretha Franklin - A Rose Is Still A Rose
  9. Deja Vu [Uptown Baby] - Lord Tariq & Peter Gunz
  10. Mase Featuring Total - What You Want
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. No Se Olvidar - Alejandro Fernandez
  2. Una Fan Enamorada - Servando y Florentino
  3. Asi Fue - Juan Gabriel
  4. Como Dueles En Los Labios - Mana
  5. A Pesar De Todos - Ana Gabriel
  6. Por Que Te Conoci - Los Temerarios
  7. Celine Dion - My Heart Will Go On
  8. Si Tu Supieras - Alejandro Fernandez
  9. Para Llorar - Ricardo Montaner
  10. Alejandro Sanz - Corazon Partio
Top #5 songs in the UK
  1. It's Like That - Run-DMC vs Jason Nevins
  2. Celine Dion - My Heart Will Go On
  3. Savage Garden - Truly Madly Deeply
  4. Sash! - La Primavera
  5. Turn It Up / Fire It Up - Busta Rhymes


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

James Cameron'S Titanic

By: Douglas Kirkland

Some jump, some fall, each dotting the water's surface like the period at the end of a sentence. Then, the stern slips under the water, plunging everyone into a coldness so

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By: Robin Cook

Newly divorced surgeon Dr. Kim Regis is determined to remain a good father to his only son, Selden. On a special night out, Kim takes Seldon to his favorite fast-food restaurant

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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

By: John Berendt

Shots rang out in Savannah's grandest mansion in the misty,early morning hours of May 2, 1981. Was it murder or self-defense? For nearly a decade, the shooting and its aftermath reverberated throughout this hauntingly beautiful city of moss-hung oaks and ...

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The Smithsonian Institution

By: Gore Vidal

In 1939 a teenaged science prodigy is summoned to the Smithsonian and becomes involved in a scheme to change history. Combining themes from his American history novels with those from what

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Genjū Ryodan

Genjū Ryodan

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: Axela

Chameleon Twist 2

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Sunsoft

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Fox Sports College Hoops '99

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Fox Interactive

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Colin McRae Rally

Colin McRae Rally

Platform: PlayStation, Game Boy Color, Windows

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Codemasters (PC)[1] Codemasters/SCEA/Spike (PS) THQ (GBC)

Deep Fear

Deep Fear

Platform: Sega Saturn

Genre: Survival horror

Publisher: Sega

Home videos

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

Major League: Back to the Minors

Studio: Warner Home Video

Format: VHS release

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Mad City

Studio: Warner Home Video

Format: VHS release

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The Mirror Has Two Faces

Studio: Columbia TriStar Home Video

Format: DVD release

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The Black Cauldron

Studio: Walt Disney Home Video

Format: VHS release

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City of Angels

Studio: Warner Home Video

Format: VHS release

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