Thursday January 14, 1999
US date format: 1/14/1999, UK date format: 14/1/1999
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 14, 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 Noah Miller .
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Have You Ever? by Brandy.
In UK Heartbeat / Tragedy by Steps was in the top 5 hits.
Cookie's Fortune, directed by Robert Altman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while The Ten Commandments by Laura Schlessinger and Stewart Vogel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Sopranos.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dark Arms: Beast Busters or Legoland.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 14, 1999?
- 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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- Toronto, Ontario Mayor Mel Lastman becomes the first mayor in Canada to call in the Army to help with emergency medical evacuations and snow removal after more than one meter of snow paralyzes the city.
- Noah Miller: YouTube Star.
- Muslimgauze: British musician (Born 1961).
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 14, 1999?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Deborah Cox - Nobody's Supposed To Be Here
- Brandy - Have You Ever?
- Faith Evans - Love Like This
- Total Featuring Missy Elliott - Trippin'
- Dru Hill - These Are The Times
- Jay-Z Featuring Amil (Of Major Coinz) & Ja - Can I Get A...
- Lauryn Hill - Doo Wop (That Thing)
- Divine - Lately
- R. Kelly - When A Woman's Fed Up
- JAY-Z - Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem)
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $70.25
- Apple AAPL: opens at $45.50
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $145.25
- General Electric GE: opens at $97.00
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $183.63