Tuesday 17 August 1999
It was Tuesday, 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 Carnal Innocence by Nora Roberts was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Mayfair Set.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing BoomBots or The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 August 1999 ?
- Rastafarianism - celebration of the birth of Marcus Garvey
- Roman Empire - Portunalia in honor of Portunes
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- 1999 İzmit earthquake: A 7.6-magnitude earthquake strikes İzmit and levels much of northwestern Turkey, killing more than 17,000 and injuring 44,000. This is the first of a long series of unrelated but frequent earthquakes throughout the world during the years 1999 and 2000.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1999 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Christina Aguilera - Genie In A Bottle
- Destiny's Child - Bills, Bills, Bills
- K-Ci & JoJo - Tell Me It's Real
- LFO - Summer Girls
- Smash Mouth - All Star
- The Backstreet Boys - I Want It That Way
- 702 - Where My Girls At?
- Jennifer Lopez - If You Had My Love
- Pearl Jam - Last Kiss
- Naughty By Nature - Jamboree
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Sport Games on 17 August 1999
Division 2Football (France)
- Amiens - Nice : 4 - 1
- Caen - Le Mans : 1 - 1
- Cannes - Niort : 2 - 1
- Gueugnon - Louhans-Cuis. : 0 - 1
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