Sunday December 12, 1999

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

The day of the week was Sunday, under the astrological sign of Sagittarius (see Chinese Zodiac and Moon Sign on December 12, 1999).

The number one song in US was Smooth by Santana. The Millennium Prayer by Cliff Richard was #1 song in the UK.

The Talented Mr. Ripley, directed by Anthony Minghella, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1999 while The Century by Peter Jennings, Todd Brewster was one of the best selling book.

On TV people were watching Anna and the King. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Evolution: The World of Sacred Device or Extreme Rock Climbing.

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.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

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December 12, 1999 Famous Deaths


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Movies

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The Talented Mr. Ripley

The Talented Mr. Ripley

Release year: 1999

Directed by: Anthony Minghella

Starring: Matt Damon, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jude Law, Cate Blanchett

Country: United States of America

Any Given Sunday

Any Given Sunday

Release year: 1999

Directed by: Oliver Stone

Starring: Al Pacino, Dennis Quaid, Cameron Diaz, James Woods

Country: United States of America

Walking Across Egypt

Walking Across Egypt

Release year: 1999

Directed by: Arthur Allan Seidelman

Starring: Forrest, Ellen Burstyn, Judge Reinhold, Mark Hamill

Gohatto

Gohatto

Release year: 1999

Directed by: Nagisa Ôshima

Starring: Takeshi Kitano, Ryûhei Matsuda, Shinji Takeda, Tadanobu Asano

Bicentennial Man

Bicentennial Man

Release year: 1999

Directed by: Chris Columbus

Starring: Robin Williams, Embeth Davidtz, Sam Neill, Oliver Platt

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Music charts

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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Smooth
  2. - Back At One
  3. - I Wanna Love You Forever
  4. - I Need To Know
  5. - My Love Is Your Love

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - The Millennium Prayer
  2. - Re-Rewind The Crowd Say Bo Selecta
  3. - King Of My Castle
  4. - Back In My Life
  5. - I Have A Dream / Seasons In The Sun

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - U Know What's Up
  2. - 24/7
  3. - Hot Boyz
  4. - Get Gone
  5. - He Can't Love U

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Ritmo Total [Rhythm Divine]
  2. - Llegar A Ti
  3. - Dimelo [I Need To Know]
  4. - Escuchame
  5. - Alguna Vez
Sport Games on December 12, 1999

Sport Games on December 12, 1999


NBA

American Basketball
  • Boston Celtics - New York Knicks : 97 - 99
  • Detroit Pistons - Los Angeles Lakers : 93 - 101
  • Utah Jazz - Toronto Raptors : 103 - 88
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NFL

American Football
  • Arizona Cardinals - Washington Redskins : 3 - 28
  • Atlanta Falcons - San Francisco 49ers : 7 - 26
  • Baltimore Ravens - Pittsburgh Steelers : 31 - 24
  • Carolina Panthers - Green Bay Packers : 33 - 31
  • Cleveland Browns - Cincinnati Bengals : 28 - 44
See all American Football game results of December 12, 1999

Serie A

Italian Football
  • Bologna - Roma : 1 - 0
  • Juventus - Inter : 1 - 0
  • Lazio - Fiorentina : 2 - 0
  • Piacenza - Perugia : 0 - 0
  • Reggina - Cagliari : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of December 12, 1999

Jupiler League

Football (Belgium)
  • Aalst - Mouscron : 2 - 5
  • Harelbeke - Standard : 3 - 4
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TV Series

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Anna and the King

Anna and the King

Release year: 1999

Directed by: Andy Tennant

Casting Couch

Casting Couch

Release year: 1999

Directed by: Christopher Clam

Not for Ourselves Alone: The Story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony

Not for Ourselves Alone: The Story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony

Release year: 1999

Walking with Dinosaurs

Walking with Dinosaurs

Release year: 1999

Starring: Kenneth Branagh

Superstar

Superstar

Release year: 1999

Directed by: Bruce McCulloch

Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Century by Peter Jennings, Todd Brewster

The Century

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How was it to see the Wright Brothers soar into space? To hear the first crackling voice on the radio To hide in the dark trenches of Europe during World War I. To experience rock and roll's birth or to …

The Art Of Happiness by the Dalai Lama and Howard C. Cutler

The Art Of Happiness

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The Art of Happiness is a book that explores the topic of work, career and how to find the ultimate happiness at work.

The Greatest Generation by Tom Brokaw

The Greatest Generation

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This is the instant bestseller and instant classic that has changed how we see World War II. It was written by the beloved journalist, whose iconic career lasted over fifty years.

Saving Faith by David Baldacci

Saving Faith

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Believe in the Power. The FBI is interviewing Faith, a young woman from Washington, D.C., as one of its most important witnesses.

Tara Road by Maeve Binchy

Tara Road

By:

Maeve Binchy, New York Times bestseller and author of The Book-of-the-Month club: A Main Selection

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Evolution: The World of Sacred Device

Evolution: The World of Sacred Device

Platform: Dreamcast

Genre: Roguelike RPG

Publisher: ESP (JPN) Ubisoft

Extreme Rock Climbing

Extreme Rock Climbing

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Head Games

Aqua Rush

Aqua Rush

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Namco

Chrono Cross

Chrono Cross

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: Square

Beetle Adventure Racing

Beetle Adventure Racing

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Arcade style racing

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Frequently Asked Questions

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

On December 12, 1999 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is December 12, 1999?

On December 12, 1999 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.

Who was the US President on December 12, 1999?

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

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

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

Who was the Pope on December 12, 1999?

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

Which famous people died on December 12, 1999?

Famous people died on December 12, 1999 include, Joseph Heller, Paul Cadmus, Joseph Heller.

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

The number one song in the week of December 12, 1999 was Smooth by Santana in US and The Millennium Prayer by Cliff Richard in UK.

What were the top hits on December 12, 1999?

The top hits on December 12, 1999 were Smooth by Santana, Back At One by Brian McKnight, I Wanna Love You Forever by Jessica Simpson in US and The Millennium Prayer by Cliff Richard, Re-Rewind The Crowd Say Bo Selecta by Artful Dodger featuring Craig David, King Of My Castle by The Wamdue Project in UK.