Wednesday October 14, 1998
US date format: 10/14/1998, UK date format: 14/10/1998
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 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.
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.
American History X, directed by Tony Kaye, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while Tuesdays With Morrie by Mitch Albom was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Grafters.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Armed Police Batrider or Half-Life series.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 14, 1998?
- Also see October 14 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- French Republican Calendar - Navet (Turnip) Day, twenty-third day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Teachers' Day, or National Education Day in Poland
- World Standards Day (from ISO, IEC, ITU)
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- New York Islanders beat Tampa Bay, 7-1, to end 11 game winless streak
- Eric Robert Rudolph is charged with six bombings including the 1996 Centennial Olympic Park bombing in Atlanta, Georgia.
- Cleveland Amory: American writer, author of "Who Killed...
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 14, 1998?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
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
- Mya Featuring Silkk The Shocker - Movin' On
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next October 14If October 14, 1998 is your birthday you're 21 years, 11 months, 6 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 24 days.
What news were making the headlines those days in October 1998?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
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