Friday March 12, 1999
US date format: 3/12/1999, UK date format: 12/3/1999
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 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 Jessie Paege and Reno Rojas.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Believe by Cher.
In UK Baby One More Time by Britney Spears was in the top 5 hits.
Arlington Road, directed by Mark Pellington, 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 Pet Shop of Horrors.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Clue Chronicles: Fatal Illusion or Dark Arms: Beast Busters.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 12, 1999?
- Ancient Latvia - Gregoru Diena observed.
- Flag Day in Venezuela.
- "National Day" of the Republic of Jamtland
- Sweden - Namesday of Crown Princess Victoria, an Official Flag Day.
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- Former Warsaw Pact members the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland join NATO.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 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
- Jesse Powell - You
- Case & Joe - Faded Pictures
- Silkk The Shocker Featuring Mystikal - It Ain't My Fault 1 & 2
- Silk - If You (Lovin' Me)
- Lauryn Hill - Ex-Factor
- TLC - No Scrubs
- Tyrese - Sweet Lady
- Deborah Cox - Nobody's Supposed To Be Here
Sport Games on March 12, 1999
- Boston Celtics - Detroit Pistons : 83 - 93
- Charlotte Hornets - Washington Wizards : 92 - 83
- Golden State Warriors - Los Angeles Lakers : 78 - 89
- Milwaukee Bucks - Indiana Pacers : 104 - 109
- Minnesota Timberwolves - Sacramento Kings : 101 - 95
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Mouscron - Gent : 7 - 1
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Dortmund - Leverkusen : 1 - 0
- Freiburg - Hansa Rostock : 3 - 0
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Bielefeld - St Pauli : 0 - 0
- Karlsruhe - Cottbus : 3 - 2
- Stuttgarter K - Uerdingen : 0 - 1
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
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