Wednesday January 14, 1998
US date format: 1/14/1998, UK date format: 14/1/1998
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 14, 1998). 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 Jolie Vanier and Nick Reimann.
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.
Pi, directed by Darren Aronofsky, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while Then Came Heaven by LaVyrle Spencer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Dawson's Creek.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Chameleon Twist 2 or Bust a Groove.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 14, 1998?
- Day of St. Basil the Great in Eastern Orthodoxy, January 1 on the Julian Calendar.
- Feast of Divina Pastora, in Barquisimeto, Venezuela.
- Makar Sankranti in India. The event is marked by flying kites. Also Pongal in South India.
- New Year's Day in Eastern Orthodoxy, see Julian Calendar.
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- 100th episode of Ellen, airs
- Charles Barkley pleads not guilty to an assault charge
- An Afghan cargo plane crashes into a mountain in southwest Pakistan killing more than 50 people.
- Ralph Guarino is arrested for attempting to rob a Bank of America bank in the World Trade Center.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 14, 1998?
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Top #11 songs in the USA
- Savage Garden - Truly Madly Deeply
- Janet - Together Again
- Elton John - Candle In The Wind 1997
- Elton John - Something About The Way You Look Tonight
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Puff Daddy - Been Around The World
- LSG - My Body
- Usher - You Make Me Wanna..
- Chumbawamba - Tubthumping
- Robyn - Show Me Love
- Mase - Feel So Good
Top #5 songs in the UK
Sport Games on January 14, 1998
- Dallas Mavericks - Atlanta Hawks : 82 - 108
- Denver Nuggets - Los Angeles Lakers : 114 - 132
- Detroit Pistons - Indiana Pacers : 93 - 100
- Golden State Warriors - Milwaukee Bucks : 95 - 101
- Los Angeles Clippers - Toronto Raptors : 101 - 109
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- Cannes - Chateauroux : 2 - 2
- Marseille - Guingamp : 3 - 0
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on January 14, 1998?
On January 14, 1998 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is January 14, 1998?
On January 14, 1998 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.
Who was the US President on January 14, 1998?
On January 14, 1998 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 14, 1998?
On January 14, 1998 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on January 14, 1998?
On January 14, 1998 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on January 14, 1998?
On January 14, 1998 several famous people were born including, Jolie Vanier, Nick Reimann, Ai Moritaka.
What was the number one song in January 14, 1998?
The number one song in the week of January 14, 1998 was Truly Madly Deeply by Savage Garden in US and Never Ever by All Saints in UK.
What were the top hits on January 14, 1998?
The top hits on January 14, 1998 were Truly Madly Deeply by Savage Garden, Together Again by Janet, Candle In The Wind 1997 by Elton John, Something About The Way You Look Tonight by Elton John in US and Never Ever by All Saints, Perfect Day by Various Artists in UK.