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Monday 16 August 1999

It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Genie In A Bottle by Christina Aguilera. In UK Better Off Alone by DJ Jurgen Presents Alice Deejay was in the top 5 hits. Perfect Blue, directed by Satoshi Kon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999 while Black Notice by Patricia Cornwell was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Mayfair Set. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Tony Hawk's or The 4th Coming.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The Mayfair Set

Starring: James Goldsmith

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Good Eats

Written by: Alton Brown

Starring: Alton Brown

Country: United States

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Bits

Starring: Aleks Krotoski, Emily Newton-Dunn, Emily Booth

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Futurama

Written by: David X. Cohen, Matt Groening

Starring: Billy West, Katey Sagal, John DiMaggio, Tress MacNeille

Country: United States

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Jasper Carrott: Back to the Front

Starring: Jasper Carrott

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Perfect Blue

Directed by: Satoshi Kon

Starring: Junko Iwao, Rica Matsumoto, Shinpachi Tsuji

Country: United States

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The Sixth Sense

Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan

Starring: Bruce Willis, Haley Joel Osment, Toni Collette

Country: United States

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The Iron Giant

Directed by: Brad Bird

Starring: Eli Marienthal, Harry Connick Jr., Jennifer Aniston

Country: United States

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The Thomas Crown Affair

Directed by: John McTiernan

Starring: Pierce Brosnan, Rene Russo, Denis Leary

Country: United States

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Deep Blue Sea

Directed by: Renny Harlin

Starring: Thomas Jane, Saffron Burrows, Samuel L. Jackson

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 August 1999 ?

Holidays:
  • RC saints: feast day of Saint Stephen I of Hungary; Saint Roch (helps against plague and skin diseases)
  • USA: legal holiday in Vermont for the Battle of Bennington in 1777 (which actually took place in the state of New York)
  • Palio dell'Assunta in Siena
  • Eastern Orthodox: commemoration of the translation of the Acheiropoietos icon which means "Not made by hands", (also known as the Mandelion; now lost) from Edessa to Constantinople on 16 August 944
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Pee Wee King: American country musician and songwriter (Born 1914).

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Sport Games on 16 August 1999

Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Karlsruhe - Bochum : 1 - 3
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Premier League
UK Soccer
  • Aston Villa - West Ham : 2 - 2
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in August 1999?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: The Blair Witch Project -- Aug. 16, 1999
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9703
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.498

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Point of Origin

By: Patricia Cornwell

The clues to a series of remorseless killings go up in smoke—and only Kay Scarpetta can find them in this #1 New York Times bestseller from Patricia Cornwell.“Sears

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Rainbow Six

By: Tom Clanc

John Clark battles extremely dangerous terrorists. (P, Berkley)

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Assassins

By: Tim LaHaye, Jerry B. Jenkins

The members of the Tribulation Force face their most dangerous challenges. As international fugitives, they struggle to find supplies for safe houses around the world. In despair over so many lost lives, Rayford Steele and Buck Williams make plans to ...

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Black Notice

By: Patricia Cornwell

The decomposed remains of a stowaway lead Dr. Kay Scarpetta on an international search to Interpol’s headquarters in Lyon, France—and on a mission that will pull her in two opposite directions: toward protecting her career or toward the truth.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Battle Hunter

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Tactical role-playing

Publisher: JP Success; NA Agetec; EU Midas Interactive Entertainment

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EverQuest

Platform: Microsoft Windows OS X (2003–2013)

Genre: Massively multiplayer online role-playing game

Publisher: Sony Online Entertainment

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Tony Hawk's

Platform: PlayStation Nintendo 64 Game Boy Color Dreamcast Microsoft Windows Macintosh Game Boy Advance PlayStation 2 GameCube Xbox N-Gage PlayStation Portable Xbox 360 Nintendo DS Wii PlayStation 3 iOS Android

Genre: Sports Adventure Platform Racing

Publisher: Activision

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The 4th Coming

The 4th Coming

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action role-playing game, dungeon crawl, hack and slash

F-22

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Combat flight simulator

Publisher: NovaLogic

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