Saturday August 15, 1998
US date format: 8/15/1998, UK date format: 15/8/1998
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 15, 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 Natasha Bure .
In that special week of August people in US were listening to The Boy Is Mine by Brandy & Monica.
In UK No Matter What by Boyzone was in the top 5 hits.
Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, directed by Guy Ritchie, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Any Day Now.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bio F.R.E.A.K.S. or Buck Bumble.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 15, 1998?
- Hawaii ? Toro Nagashi (Floating Lantern Ceremony) to commemorate the end of the second world war
- Poland ? Polish Armed Forces Day
- Eastern Orthodoxy ? Feast of the Dormition of the Theotokos, the commemoration of the death of Mary, the mother of Jesus.
- RC Saints ? Feast day of the Assumption of Mary, the mother of Jesus, Holy Day of Obligation. Public Holiday in: Austria, Belgium, Cameroon, Chile, C(te d'Ivoire, Croatia, Cyprus, East Timor, France, Greece, India, Italy, Lebanon, Lithuania, Malta, Mauritius, Poland, Portugal, Seychelles, Slovenia and Spain.
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- The Omagh bombing is carried out in Northern Ireland by the Real IRA.
- Natasha Bure: YouTube Star.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 15, 1998?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Boyzone - No Matter What
- The Spice Girls - Viva Forever
- Pras Michel featuring ODB & Mya - Ghetto Supastar (That Is What You Are)
- Stardust - Music Sounds Better With You
- Sash! featuring Tina Cousins - Mysterious Times
Top #10 R&B songs
- Kelly Price - Friend Of Mine
- Nicole Featuring Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott & Mocha - Make It Hot
- Brandy & Monica - The Boy Is Mine
- Monica - The First Night
- Jon B - They Don't Know/Are U Still Down
- Usher - My Way
- Next - Too Close
- Tatyana Ali - Daydreamin'
- Big Punisher Featuring Joe - Still Not A Player
- Mase Featuring Puff Daddy - Lookin' At Me
Sport Games on August 15, 1998
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bochum - Freiburg : 1 - 2
- Leverkusen - Hansa Rostock : 3 - 1
- M'gladbach - Schalke 04 : 3 - 0
- Munich 1860 - Kaiserslautern : 1 - 2
- Nurnberg - Hamburg : 1 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- TB Berlin - F Koln : 3 - 2
Division 2Football (France)
- Amiens - Ajaccio : 0 - 2
- Beauvais - Troyes : 0 - 3
- Caen - St Etienne : 1 - 1
- Cannes - Red Star 93 : 1 - 1
- Chateauroux - Valence : 5 - 0
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Auxerre - Nancy : 3 - 2
- Le Havre - Bordeaux : 2 - 3
- Metz - Marseille : 0 - 1
- Monaco - Sochaux : 4 - 1
- Montpellier - Rennes : 3 - 1
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Days to next August 15If August 15, 1998 is your birthday you're 22 years, 2 months, 16 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 15 days.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on August 15, 1998?
On August 15, 1998 the day of the week was Saturday.
What zodiac sign is August 15, 1998?
On August 15, 1998 the zodiac sign was Leo.
Who was the US President on August 15, 1998?
On August 15, 1998 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 15, 1998?
On August 15, 1998 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on August 15, 1998?
On August 15, 1998 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on August 15, 1998?
On August 15, 1998 several famous people were born including, Natasha Bure.
What was the number one song in August 15, 1998?
The number one song in the week of August 15, 1998 was The Boy Is Mine by Brandy & Monica in US and No Matter What by Boyzone in UK.
What were the top hits on August 15, 1998?
The top hits on August 15, 1998 were The Boy Is Mine by Brandy & Monica, My Way by Usher, You're Still The One by Shania Twain in US and No Matter What by Boyzone, Viva Forever by The Spice Girls, Ghetto Supastar (That Is What You Are) by Pras Michel featuring ODB & Mya in UK.