Friday February 12, 1999
US date format: 2/12/1999, UK date format: 12/2/1999
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 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 Myles Brown .
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Angel Of Mine by Monica.
In UK You Don't Know Me by Armand Van Helden featuring Duane Harden was in the top 5 hits.
Office Space, directed by Mike Judge, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while Playing For Keeps by David Halberstam was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Sopranos.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Beavis and Butt-head Do U. or Ape Escape.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 12, 1999?
- United States - Lincoln's Birthday (traditionally).
- Saint Alexis of Moscow
- Saint Benedict of Aniane
- Red Hand Day
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- The US Senate votes on whether to remove President Bill Clinton from office. The president is acquitted on both articles of impeachment.
- President Bill Clinton is acquitted by the United States Senate in his impeachment trial.
- In Uzbekistan, an apparent assassination attempt against President Islam Karimov takes place at government headquarters.
- Across Europe, Kurdish rebels take over embassies and hold hostages after Turkey arrests one of their rebel leaders.
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- Myles Brown: Rapper.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 12, 1999?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Whitney Houston Feat. Faith Evans & Kelly Price - Heartbreak Hotel
- Monica - Angel Of Mine
- Deborah Cox - Nobody's Supposed To Be Here
- Case & Joe - Faded Pictures
- Gerald Levert - Taking Everything
- R. Kelly - When A Woman's Fed Up
- Brandy - Have You Ever?
- Dru Hill - These Are The Times
- Lauryn Hill - Ex-Factor
- Total Featuring Missy Elliott - Trippin'
Sport Games on February 12, 1999
- Dallas Mavericks - Denver Nuggets : 94 - 100
- San Antonio Spurs - Philadelphia 76ers : 98 - 94
- Utah Jazz - Golden State Warriors : 97 - 81
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Lierse - Mouscron : 1 - 2
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Colchester - Wigan : 2 - 1
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Rochdale - Hull : 3 - 0
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Days to next February 12If February 12, 1999 is your birthday you're 21 years, 5 months, 30 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 1 day.
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?
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