Thursday August 12, 1999

US date format: 8/12/1999, UK date format: 12/8/1999

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see zodiac on August 12, 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 Jordan Brown . In that special week of August people in US were listening to Genie In A Bottle by Christina Aguilera. In UK Better Off Alone by DJ Jurgen Presents Alice Deejay was in the top 5 hits. Private Property, directed by Leslie Stevens, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999 while The Testament by John Grisham was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Toast. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Disciples: Sacred Lands or Descent 3.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 1999, at August 12 across the years or at August 1999 calendar.

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Movies

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The Sixth Sense

The Sixth Sense

Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan

Starring: Bruce Willis, Haley Joel Osment, Toni Collette, Olivia Williams

Country: United States of America

The Iron Giant

The Iron Giant

Directed by: Brad Bird

Starring: Eli Marienthal, Harry Connick Jr., Jennifer Aniston, Vin Diesel

Country: United States of America

The Straight Story

The Straight Story

Directed by: David Lynch

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

The Boondock Saints

The Boondock Saints

Directed by: Troy Duffy

Starring: Willem Dafoe, Sean Patrick Flanery, Norman Reedus, David Della Rocco

Country: United States of America

Eyes Wide Shut

Eyes Wide Shut

Directed by: Stanley Kubrick

Starring: Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman, Todd Field, Sydney Pollack

Country: United States of America

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Sport Games on August 12, 1999

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Football (Netherlands)
  • Sparta - Willem II : 0 - 2
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Toast

Toast

Directed by: S.J. Clarkson

Life Support

Life Support

Directed by: Nelson George

Metrosexuality

Metrosexuality

Directed by: Rikki Beadle Blair

Black Heaven

Black Heaven

Directed by: Gilles Marchand

How old am I?

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Books

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The Testament by John Grisham

The Testament

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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERIn a plush Virginia office, a rich, angry old man is furiously rewriting his will. With his death just hours away, Troy Phelan wants to send a message to his children, his ex-wives, and his minions—a …

Harry Potter And The Sorcerer'S Stone by J. K. Rowling

Harry Potter And The Sorcerer'S Stone

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The beloved first book of the Harry Potter series, now fully illustrated by award-winning artist Jim Kay. For the first time, J.K. Rowling's beloved Harry Potter books will be presented in lavishly illustrated full-color editions.

Point of Origin by Patricia Cornwell

Point of Origin

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The clues to a series of remorseless killings go up in smoke—and only Kay Scarpetta can find them in this #1 New York Times bestseller from Patricia Cornwell.“Sears

Granny Dan by Danielle Steel

Granny Dan

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In my eyes she had always been old, always been mine, always been Granny Dan. But in another time, another place, there had been dancing, people, laughter, love.

I Ain'T Got Time To Bleed by Jesse Ventura

I Ain'T Got Time To Bleed

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When he left the navy SEALs to become a pro wrestler, the fans knew him as "Jesse, the Body."When he hosted his hard-hitting KFAN radio talk show, he became "Jesse, the

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Asheron's Call

Asheron's Call

Platform: Windows

Genre: MMORPG

Publisher: Microsoft (1999–2004); Turbine (2004–2010); Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment (2010-)

BoomBots

BoomBots

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: SouthPeak Games

Disciples: Sacred Lands

Disciples: Sacred Lands

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Turn-based strategy

Publisher: GT Interactive Software

Arcomage

Arcomage

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Card game

Publisher: The 3DO Company

Descent 3

Descent 3

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS, Linux

Genre: First-person shooter, shoot 'em up

Publisher: Interplay Productions

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  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $82.00
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $59.06
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $83.94
  • General Electric GE: opens at $106.44
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $123.75

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on August 12, 1999?

On August 12, 1999 the day of the week was Thursday.

What zodiac sign is August 12, 1999?

On August 12, 1999 the zodiac sign was Leo.

Who was the US President on August 12, 1999?

On August 12, 1999 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 12, 1999?

On August 12, 1999 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on August 12, 1999?

On August 12, 1999 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on August 12, 1999?

On August 12, 1999 several famous people were born including, Jordan Brown.

Which famous people died on August 12, 1999?

Famous people died on August 12, 1999 include, Jean Drapeau.

What was the number one song in August 12, 1999?

The number one song in the week of August 12, 1999 was Genie In A Bottle by Christina Aguilera in US and Better Off Alone by DJ Jurgen Presents Alice Deejay in UK.

What were the top hits on August 12, 1999?

The top hits on August 12, 1999 were Genie In A Bottle by Christina Aguilera, Tell Me It's Real by K-Ci & JoJo, Bills, Bills, Bills by Destiny's Child in US and Better Off Alone by DJ Jurgen Presents Alice Deejay, When You Say Nothing At All by Ronan Keating, Livin' La Vida Loca by Ricky Martin in UK.


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