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Monday 12 January 1998

It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Nathan Gamble . In that special week of January people in US were listening to Truly Madly Deeply by Savage Garden. In UK Never Ever by All Saints was in the top 5 hits. Half Baked, directed by Tamra Davis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998 while The Dark Side Of Camelot by Seymour M. Hersh was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Seija no koushin. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bushido Blade 2 or California Speed.
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TV Series

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

Louis Theroux's Weird Weekends

Starring: Louis Theroux

Country: United States

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Earth Story

Starring: Aubrey Manning

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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City Confidential

Starring: Paul Winfield, Keith David

Country: United States

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I'm Alan Partridge

Starring: Steve Coogan, Phil Cornwell, Simon Greenall, Felicity Montagu

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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South Park

Written by: Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Brian Graden

Starring: Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Mona Marshall, April Stewart

Country: United States

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Half Baked

Directed by: Tamra Davis

Starring: Dave Chappelle, Guillermo Daz, Jim Breuer

Country: United States

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Fallen

Directed by: Gregory Hoblit

Starring: Denzel Washington, John Goodman, Donald Sutherland

Country: United States

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Cube

Directed by: Vincenzo Natali

Starring: Nicole de Boer, Maurice Dean Wint, David Hewlett

Country: United States

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Angel

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Marlene Dietrich, Herbert Marshall, Melvyn Douglas

Country: United States

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Pi

Directed by: Darren Aronofsky

Starring: Sean Gullette, Mark Margolis, Ben Shenkman

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 January 1998 ?

Holidays:
  • In USA's Monk, the 4th season episode of MR. MONK AND MRS. MONK (#T-2351) indicates that Monk spilt something on January 12, 1999 during an earthquake. He stated "Earthquakes count, I don't make the rules."
  • In the television series The X-Files, the third season episode Syzygy, has two girls, Terri & Magi, both born on January 12, 1979. Strange astrological properties with 3+ celestial bodies in alignment gives them great power which they use to kill off several of their high school classmates on their birthday in 1996.
  • In 2001: A Space Odyssey, the fictional computer HAL becomes operational on January 12. In the movie by Stanley Kubrick, HAL was "born" in 1992, while in the book by Arthur C. Clarke the same event occurs in 1997.
  • Tanzania - Zanzibar Revolution Day
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Facts:
  • Nineteen European nations agree to forbid human cloning.
  • Nineteen European nations agree to forbid human cloning.

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Sport Games on 12 January 1998

NBA
American Basketball
  • Cleveland Cavaliers - Utah Jazz : 99 - 106
  • Golden State Warriors - Minnesota Timberwolves : 87 - 103
  • Los Angeles Clippers - Milwaukee Bucks : 95 - 110
  • New Jersey Nets - Toronto Raptors : 108 - 100
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La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Valencia - Mallorca : 0 - 0
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Premier League
UK Soccer
  • St Johnstone - Hearts : 2 - 3
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Ethniki Katigoria
Football (Greece)
  • Xanthi - AEK : 0 - 0
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1998?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Jerry Seinfeld -- Jan. 12, 1998
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9620
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.413

Books

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

The Dark Side Of Camelot

By: Seymour M. Hersh

This monumental work of investigative journalism reveals the Kennedy White House as never before. With its meticulously documented & compulsively readable portrait of John F.

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The Millionaire Next Door

By: Thomas J. Stanley and William D. Danko

The bestselling The Millionaire Next Door identifies seven common traits that show up again and again among those who have accumulated wealth.

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Dirty Jokes And Beer

By: Drew Carey

We all know Drew Carey from The Drew Carey Show and his award-winning stand-up career, but do we really know Drew Carey, the person?

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A Certain Justice

By: P. D. James

New York Times BestsellerWhen distinguished criminal lawyer Venetia Aldridge defends a young man for the brutal murder of his mother, she views the case as simply another opportunity to demonstrate

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Airline Tycoon

Platform: Windows, Mac OS X, MorphOS, Linux, ZETA, iOS, Android

Genre: Business simulation game

Publisher: Infogrames: Original Monte Cristo: First Class, Evolution Spellbound: Deluxe for Windows RuneSoft: Deluxe for Linux, Mac OS X, ZETA, iOS, Android

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Cabela's Big Game Hunter II: Open Season

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Sports

Publisher: HeadGames Publishing, Inc.

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C: The Contra Adventure

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Run and gun

Publisher: Konami of America

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Bushido Blade 2

Platform: PlayStation, PlayStation Network

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: JP Square; NA Square Electronic Arts

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California Speed

Platform: Arcade, Nintendo 64

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Midway Games

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