Friday August 13, 1999
US date format: 8/13/1999, UK date format: 13/8/1999
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It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 13, 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 Corey Fogelmanis and Lennon Stella.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Genie In A Bottle by Christina Aguilera.
In UK Better Off Alone by DJ Jurgen Presents Alice Deejay was in the top 5 hits.
Private Property, directed by Leslie Stevens, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while The Testament by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Toast.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Jane's Fleet Command or Fighter Squadron: The Screamin' Demons Over Europe.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 13, 1999?
- International Lefthanders Day
- St. Wigbert
- RC saints - Pontianus and Hippolytus, Radegunde (help against the pox), Cassianus of Imola (patron of shorthand-writers)
- In Brasil, Friday 13 August (agosto) is considered to be especially filled with sorrow (desgosto)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 13, 1999?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Destiny's Child - Bills, Bills, Bills
- K-Ci & JoJo - Tell Me It's Real
- Maxwell - Fortunate
- Naughty By Nature Featuring Zhane - Jamboree
- Case - Happily Ever After
- Ginuwine - So Anxious
- Eric Benet Featuring Tamia - Spend My Life With You
- 702 - Where My Girls At?
- Tracie Spencer - It's All About You (Not About Me)
- EVE & Nokio - What Ya Want
Sport Games on August 13, 1999
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Duisburg - Leverkusen : 0 - 0
- Wolfsburg - Munich 1860 : 2 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Chemnitz - M'gladbach : 2 - 0
- Cottbus - F Koln : 2 - 0
- Mainz - Offenbach : 1 - 1
- St Pauli - Greuther Furth : 0 - 0
Division 2Football (France)
- Ajaccio - Sochaux : 0 - 2
- Chateauroux - Gueugnon : 0 - 1
- Creteil - Le Mans : 1 - 1
- Laval - Guingamp : 0 - 2
- Louhans-Cuis. - Lorient : 0 - 1
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Huddersfield - Blackburn : 3 - 2
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