Wednesday December 16, 1998
US date format: 12/16/1998, UK date format: 16/12/1998
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 16, 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 Tyler Iacona and Kiara Muhammad.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to I'm Your Angel by R. Kelly.
In UK Believe by Cher was in the top 5 hits.
Mighty Joe Young, directed by Ron Underwood, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while The Night Before Christmas by Jan Brett was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Grafters.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Burning Rangers or Chill.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 16, 1998?
- R.C. Saints - O Sapientia ; Adelaide of Italy
- South Africa - Day of Reconciliation
- Nepal - Constitution Day (To be confirmed)
- Kazakhstan - Independence Day
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- Iraq disarmament crisis: U.S. President Bill Clinton orders airstrikes on Iraq. UNSCOM withdraws all weapons inspectors from Iraq.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 16, 1998?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Deborah Cox - Nobody's Supposed To Be Here
- Faith Evans - Love Like This
- Divine - Lately
- Total Featuring Missy Elliott - Trippin'
- Lauryn Hill - Doo Wop (That Thing)
- R. Kelly & Celine Dion - I'm Your Angel
- Jay-Z Featuring Amil (Of Major Coinz) & Ja - Can I Get A...
- Dru Hill Featuring Redman - How Deep Is Your Love
- 112 Featuring Mase - Love Me
- JAY-Z - Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem)
Sport Games on December 16, 1998
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Duisburg - Kaiserslautern : 3 - 1
- M'gladbach - Bayern Munich : 0 - 2
Division 2Football (France)
- Beauvais - Red Star 93 : 1 - 1
- Caen - Valence : 1 - 1
- Cannes - Lille : 1 - 0
- Chateauroux - Laval : 1 - 0
- Guingamp - Nice : 2 - 0
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Le Havre - Rennes : 2 - 0
- Lens - Sochaux : 1 - 1
- Lyon - Lorient : 2 - 2
- Monaco - Toulouse : 1 - 1
- Montpellier - Marseille : 0 - 1
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Inverness C - Alloa : 3 - 2
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on December 16, 1998?
On December 16, 1998 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is December 16, 1998?
On December 16, 1998 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.
Who was the US President on December 16, 1998?
On December 16, 1998 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 16, 1998?
On December 16, 1998 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on December 16, 1998?
On December 16, 1998 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on December 16, 1998?
On December 16, 1998 several famous people were born including, Tyler Iacona, Kiara Muhammad, Chandler Canterbury.
What was the number one song in December 16, 1998?
The number one song in the week of December 16, 1998 was I'm Your Angel by R. Kelly in US and Believe by Cher in UK.
What were the top hits on December 16, 1998?
The top hits on December 16, 1998 were I'm Your Angel by R. Kelly, Nobody's Supposed To Be Here by Deborah Cox, Lately by Divine in US and Believe by Cher, I Love The Way You Love Me by Boyzone, Heartbeat / Tragedy by Steps in UK.