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Tuesday 17 February 1998

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Mike Hammontree . In that special week of February people in US were listening to Nice & Slow by Usher. In UK Doctor Jones by Aqua was in the top 5 hits. The Wedding Singer, directed by Frank Coraci, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998 while The Partner by John Grisham was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Premier Passions. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Anna Kournikova's Smash Court Tennis or Carmen Sandiego Math Detective.
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 ?

Premier Passions

Starring: Gina McKee, Peter Reid

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The George Jones Show

Starring: George Jones

Country: United States

This Morning with Richard Not Judy

Starring: Stewart Lee, Richard Herring, Kevin Eldon, Paul Putner

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The Charlie Horse Music Pizza

Starring: Shari Lewis, Dom DeLuise, Wezley Morris, Doug Cameron

Country: United States

La mujer de mi vida

Starring: Natalia Streignard, Mario Cimarro, Lorena Meritano, Anna Silvetti

Country: United States

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Wedding Singer

Directed by: Frank Coraci

Starring: Adam Sandler, Drew Barrymore, Christine Taylor

Country: United States

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Sphere

Directed by: Barry Levinson

Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Sharon Stone, Samuel L. Jackson

Country: United States

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Great Expectations

Directed by: Alfonso Cuarn

Starring: Ethan Hawke, Gwyneth Paltrow, Hank Azaria

Country: United States

Spice World

Directed by: Bob Spiers

Starring: Melanie Brown, Emma Bunton, Melanie Chisholm

Country: United States

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Half Baked

Directed by: Tamra Davis

Starring: Dave Chappelle, Guillermo Daz, Jim Breuer

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 February 1998 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Evermodus
  • Saint Alexis Falconieri (d. 1310)
  • Saint Seven Founders of the Servites
  • Random Acts of Kindness Day.
  • Ancient Latvia - Tanis Diena observed.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Diane Zamora, 20, Naval Academy cadet convicted of capital murder
  • Larry Wayne Harris and Bill Levitt arrested for possession of anthrax
  • Nagorno-Karabakh War: Armenian troops kill 70 : 90 Azerbaijani civilians in the village of Qaradagl?.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 1998?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Bill Clinton -- Feb. 16, 1998
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9625
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.418

Books

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

Citizen Soldiers

By: Stephen E. Ambrose

From Stephen E. Ambrose, bestselling author of Band of Brothers and D-Day, the inspiring story of the ordinary men of the U.S. army in northwest Europe from the day after D-Day until the end of the bitterest days of World ...

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Simple Abundance

By: Sarah Ban Breathnach

With the grace of Anne Morrow Lindbergh's Gift from the Sea and the wisdom of M. Scott Peck's The Road Less Traveled, Simple Abundance is a book of 366 evocative essays-one for every day of your year-written for women who ...

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The Partner

By: John Grisham

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLEROnce he was a well-liked, well-paid young partner in a thriving Mississippi law firm. Then Patrick Lanigan stole ninety million dollars from his own firm—and ran for his life.

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Paradise

By: Toni Morrison

“They shoot the white girl first. With the rest they can take their time.” So begins Toni Morrison’s Paradise, which opens with a horrifying scene of mass violence and chronicles its genesis in an all-black small town in rural Oklahoma.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Animaniacs: Ten Pin Alley

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Bowling

Publisher: ASC Games

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Anna Kournikova's Smash Court Tennis

Anna Kournikova's Smash Court Tennis

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Tennis

Publisher: Namco

Asura Blade: Sword Of Dynasty

Asura Blade: Sword Of Dynasty

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: 2D Versus Fighting

Publisher: Fuuki

Combat Flight Simulator WWII Europe Series

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Flight simulation

Publisher: Microsoft

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Carmen Sandiego Math Detective

Platform: Mac OS, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Educational

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