Tuesday March 16, 1999
US date format: 3/16/1999, UK date format: 16/3/1999
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 16, 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 Zack Torres and Bailie Key.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Believe by Cher.
In UK Baby One More Time by Britney Spears was in the top 5 hits.
The Matrix, directed by Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while Vector by Robin Cook was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Pet Shop of Horrors.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Tony Hawk's or Blue Stinger.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 16, 1999?
- St. Urho's Day - the fictional patron saint of Finnish immigrants to the US, created by Richard Mattson in 1956
- Latvia - The controversial Latvia Legions are celebrated in Latvia, where about 140,000 men joined the Waffen SS National Legions during World War II, trying to defend Latvia. Since February 23, 2000, this day is no longer an official celebration day.
- Saint Heribert of Cologne (died 1021)
- Saint Eusebia (+680)
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- Sony Online Entertainment releases the EverQuest game for personal computers in the USA.
- Gratien Gelinas: Canadian playwright and director (Born...
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 16, 1999?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Whitney Houston Feat. Faith Evans & Kelly Price - Heartbreak Hotel
- Jesse Powell - You
- Mariah Carey - I Still Believe/Pure Imagination
- Monica - Angel Of Mine
- Faith Evans Featuring Puff Daddy - All Night Long
- Case & Joe - Faded Pictures
- Silk - If You (Lovin' Me)
- TLC - No Scrubs
- Lauryn Hill - Ex-Factor
- Tyrese - Sweet Lady
Sport Games on March 16, 1999
- Atlanta Hawks - Indiana Pacers : 85 - 79
- Detroit Pistons - Cleveland Cavaliers : 82 - 86
- Los Angeles Clippers - New York Knicks : 89 - 113
- Los Angeles Lakers - Minnesota Timberwolves : 107 - 101
- New Jersey Nets - Toronto Raptors : 85 - 100
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bochum - Hamburg : 2 - 0
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Bury - Wolves : 0 - 0
- Crewe - Grimsby : 0 - 0
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Blackpool - Bournemouth : 0 - 0
- Man City - Notts County : 2 - 1
- Stoke - Fulham : 0 - 1
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on March 16, 1999?
On March 16, 1999 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is March 16, 1999?
On March 16, 1999 the zodiac sign was Pisces.
Who was the US President on March 16, 1999?
On March 16, 1999 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 16, 1999?
On March 16, 1999 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on March 16, 1999?
On March 16, 1999 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on March 16, 1999?
On March 16, 1999 several famous people were born including, Zack Torres, Bailie Key.
Which famous people died on March 16, 1999?
Famous people died on March 16, 1999 include, Gratien Gelinas.
What was the number one song in March 16, 1999?
The number one song in the week of March 16, 1999 was Believe by Cher in US and Baby One More Time by Britney Spears in UK.
What were the top hits on March 16, 1999?
The top hits on March 16, 1999 were Believe by Cher, Heartbreak Hotel by Whitney Houston, Angel Of Mine by Monica in US and Baby One More Time by Britney Spears, When The Going Gets Tough by Boyzone, It's Not Right But It's Okay by Whitney Houston in UK.