Saturday 16 May 1998
It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ariel Waller and IamSanna .
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.
Kiki's Delivery Service, directed by Hayao Miyazaki, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while The Gifts Of The Jews by Thomas Cahill was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Gunfighters of the West.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Baroque or Genghis Khan: Aoki Ookami to Shiroki Mejika IV.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 May 1998 ?
- Saint HonorT of Amiens
- Saint Andrew Bobola
- Saint Ubaldus
- Adelaide Cup day - South Australia (2005).
- Saint Simon Stock
- Saint John Nepomuk or John Nepomucene (1330 - 1393)
- Saint Brendan the Navigator - also in the Irish Calendar.
- Teacher's Day in Malaysia.
Famous Birthdays:16 May
- First Global Street Party, with events in Czech Republic, Netherlands, Finland, Germany, USA, Australia, Canada, Switzerland, England. Total of 30 Reclaim The Streets events are held in 20 countries, on sections of public roads, by hundreds or thousands of people.
- 124th Preakness: Kent Desormeaux on Real Quiet wins in 1:54.8.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1998 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Next - Too Close
- Mariah Carey - My All
- Shania Twain - You're Still The One
- The Backstreet Boys - Everybody (Backstreet's Back)
- Public Announcement - Body Bumpin' Yippie-Yi-Yo
- Mya - It's All About Me
- Savage Garden - Truly Madly Deeply
- Xscape - The Arms Of The One Who Loves You
- K-Ci & JoJo - All My Life
- Montell Jordan - Let's Ride
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Sport Games on 16 May 1998
- Los Angeles Lakers - Utah Jazz : 77 - 112
Serie AItalian Football
- Atalanta - Juventus : 1 - 1
- Bologna - Lazio : 2 - 1
- Fiorentina - Milan : 2 - 0
- Inter - Empoli : 4 - 1
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Sp Gijon - La Coruna : 0 - 3
La Liga Segunda DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Alaves - Toledo : 3 - 0
- Ath Madrid B - Eibar : 2 - 0
- Badajoz - Orense : 2 - 0
- Elche - Xerez : 1 - 0
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