Friday May 15, 1998

US date format: 5/15/1998, UK date format: 15/5/1998

It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 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 Gustavo Vazquez . In that special week of May people in US were listening to Too Close by Next. In UK Under The Bridge / Lady Marmalade by All Saints was in the top 5 hits. Dushman, directed by Tanuja Chandra, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998 while Amazing Grace by Kathleen Norris was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Open House. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bomberman Hero or Warhammer: Dark Omen.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Paraguay - Independence Day. Celebrations for the anniversary of the independence begin on Flag Day, 14 May.
  • Nakba Day in Palestinian communities.
  • Roman Empire - Mercuralia in honor of Mercury held.
  • International day of climate changes.
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Famous Deaths

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Dushman

Dushman

Directed by: Tanuja Chandra

Starring: Sanjay Dutt, Kajol, Jas Arora, Tanvi Azmi

Sitcom

Sitcom

Directed by: François Ozon

Starring: Évelyne Dandry, François Marthouret, Marina de Van, Adrien de Van

Hope Floats

Hope Floats

Directed by: Forest Whitaker

Starring: Sandra Bullock, Harry Connick Jr., Gena Rowlands, Mae Whitman

Knock Off

Knock Off

Directed by: Hark Tsui

Starring: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Rob Schneider, Lela Rochon, Paul Sorvino

The General

The General

Directed by: John Boorman

Starring: Brendan Gleeson, Adrian Dunbar, Sean McGinley, Maria Doyle Kennedy

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 15, 1998?
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Top #10 R&B songs

  1. - Too Closeyoutube
  2. - It's All About Me
  3. - Let's Ride
  4. - My All/Breakdown
  5. - The Arms Of The One Who Loves You
  6. - I Get Lonely
  7. - All My Life/Don't Rush (Take Love Slowly)
  8. - A Rose Is Still A Rose
  9. - Body Bumpin' Yippie-Yi-Yo
  10. - Money, Power & Respect
Sport Games on May 15, 1998

Sport Games on May 15, 1998


Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • Dusseldorf - Nurnberg : 2 - 1
  • Mainz - CZ Jena : 5 - 0
  • Zwickau - Leipzig : 2 - 0
See all Football game results of May 15, 1998

La Liga Primera Division

Football (Spain)
  • Ath Bilbao - Zaragoza : 1 - 0
  • Barcelona - Salamanca : 1 - 4
  • Celta - Merida : 2 - 0
  • Compostela - Oviedo : 1 - 0
  • Mallorca - Sociedad : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of May 15, 1998

La Liga Segunda Division

Football (Spain)
  • Levante - Villarreal : 1 - 2
  • Sevilla - Las Palmas : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of May 15, 1998

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Open House

Open House

Directed by: Andrew Paquin

Flashback

Flashback

Directed by: Franco Amurri

Cardcaptor Sakura

Cardcaptor Sakura

Directed by: Morio Asaka

Push

Push

Directed by: Paul McGuigan

Cowboy Bebop

Cowboy Bebop

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Directed by: Hirokazu Yamada

Starring: Kôichi Yamadera, Unshô Ishizuka, Kevin Seymour, Steve Blum

Country: Japan

Days to next May 15

If May 15, 1998 is your birthday you're 22 years, 4 months, 14 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 16 days.
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 1998?

Books

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Amazing Grace by Kathleen Norris

Amazing Grace

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Struggling with her return to the Christian church after many years away, Kathleen Norris found it was the language of Christianity that most distanced her from faith.

Black And Blue by Anna Quindlen

Black And Blue

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For eighteen years Fran Benedetto kept her secret, hid her bruises. She stayed with Bobby because she wanted her son to have a father, and because, in spite of everything, she loved him.

The Millionaire Next Door by Thomas J. Stanley and William D. Danko

The Millionaire Next Door

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The bestselling The Millionaire Next Door identifies seven common traits that show up again and again among those who have accumulated wealth.

An Instance Of The Fingerpost by Iain Pears

An Instance Of The Fingerpost

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A national bestseller and one of the New York Public Library's Books to Remember, An Instance of the Fingerpost is a thrilling historical mystery from Iain Pears."It

Still Me by Christopher Reeve

Still Me

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When the first Superman movie came out I was frequently asked 'What is a hero?' I remember the glib response I repeated so many times. My answer was that a hero is someone who commits a courageous action without considering …

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Bomberman Hero

Bomberman Hero

Platform: Nintendo 64, Virtual Console

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: JP Hudson Soft; NA / PAL Nintendo

Looney Tunes: Carrot Crazy

Looney Tunes: Carrot Crazy

Platform: Game Boy Color

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Infogrames

Lego Loco

Lego Loco

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Virtual world

Publisher: Lego Media

Lego Creator

Lego Creator

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Construction simulation

Publisher: Lego Media

Warhammer: Dark Omen

Warhammer: Dark Omen

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation

Genre: Real-time tactics

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $73.75
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $30.06
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $90.12
  • General Electric GE: opens at $83.69
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $125.62

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on May 15, 1998?

On May 15, 1998 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is May 15, 1998?

On May 15, 1998 the zodiac sign was Taurus.

Who was the US President on May 15, 1998?

On May 15, 1998 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 15, 1998?

On May 15, 1998 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on May 15, 1998?

On May 15, 1998 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on May 15, 1998?

On May 15, 1998 several famous people were born including, Gustavo Vazquez.

Which famous people died on May 15, 1998?

Famous people died on May 15, 1998 include, Earl ''the Goat'' Manigault.

What was the number one song in May 15, 1998?

The number one song in the week of May 15, 1998 was Too Close by Next in US and Under The Bridge / Lady Marmalade by All Saints in UK.

What were the top hits on May 15, 1998?

The top hits on May 15, 1998 were Too Close by Next, My All by Mariah Carey, You're Still The One by Shania Twain in US and Under The Bridge / Lady Marmalade by All Saints, Feel It by The Tamperer featuring Maya, All That I Need by Boyzone in UK.


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