Monday 12 October 1998
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Darby Walker .
In that special week of October people in US were listening to One Week by Barenaked Ladies.
In UK Rollercoaster by B*Witched was in the top 5 hits.
Elizabeth, directed by Shekhar Kapur, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while A Pirate Looks At Fifty by Jimmy Buffett was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Phenomenon: The Lost Archives.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dune 2000 or Carnivores.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
What the sky looked like on 12 October 1998
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Which were the important events of 12 October 1998 ?
- El Dia de la Raza - Latin America.
- French Republican Calendar - Chanvre (Hemp) Day, twenty-first day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Columbus Day (traditionally) - United States.
- Spain - Hispanic Day, National Day
- Malawi - Mother's Day
- Equatorial Guinea - Independence Day (from Spain, 1968)
- Also see October 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Our Lady of the Pillar (Zaragoza, Spain); Saint Wilfrid
- St. Fiace
- Roman festivals - Fortuna Redux, last day of the Ludi Augustales
- St. Domnina
- St. Seraphinus
- St. Amicus
- St. Edistius
- Bl. Camillus Constanzi
- St. Edwin
- St. Wilfrid
- St. Felix and Cyprian
- St. Heribert
- St. Maximilian of Lorch
- The Congress of the United States passes the Digital Millennium Copyright Act.
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Sport Games on 12 October 1998
- Miami Dolphins - Jacksonville Jaguars : 21 - 28
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Man City - Preston : 0 - 1
- Stoke - Chesterfield : 0 - 0
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1998 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Dru Hill Featuring Redman - How Deep Is Your Love
- Monica - The First Night
- Gerald Levert - Thinkin' Bout It
- Kelly Price - Friend Of Mine
- Divine - Lately
- Next - I Still Love You
- Deborah Cox - Nobody's Supposed To Be Here
- Tamia - So Into You
- Xscape - My Little Secret
- Movin' On - Mya Featuring Silkk The Shocker
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?