Saturday May 15, 1999
US date format: 5/15/1999, UK date format: 15/5/1999
It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 15, 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 Jordan Elle .
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Livin' La Vida Loca by Ricky Martin.
In UK Swear It Again by Westlife was in the top 5 hits.
The Straight Story, directed by David Lynch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Unzipped.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Army Men: Toys in Space or Dive Alert: Matt's Version.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 15, 1999?
- 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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- Jordan Elle: YouTube Star.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 15, 1999?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Sport Games on May 15, 1999
- Los Angeles Lakers - Houston Rockets : 98 - 88
- Orlando Magic - Philadelphia 76ers : 91 - 101
- San Antonio Spurs - Minnesota Timberwolves : 92 - 85
Serie AItalian Football
- Fiorentina - Lazio : 1 - 1
- Milan - Empoli : 4 - 0
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bochum - Wolfsburg : 0 - 2
- Duisburg - Leverkusen : 0 - 0
- Ein Frankfurt - Dortmund : 2 - 0
- Munich 1860 - Werder Bremen : 1 - 3
- Nurnberg - Bayern Munich : 2 - 0
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Barcelona - Valladolid : 1 - 1
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Days to next May 15If May 15, 1999 is your birthday you're 21 years, 4 months, 8 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 22 days.
What news were making the headlines those days in May 1999?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?