Wednesday March 17, 1999, St. Patrick's Day
US date format: 3/17/1999, UK date format: 17/3/1999
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 17, 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.
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 Alundra 2: A New Legend Begins or CyberTiger.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 17, 1999?
- Ancient Rome - the second day of the Bacchanalia in honor of Bacchus
- Ancient Rome - the Liberalia in honor of Liber
- St. Agricola
- St. Joseph of Arimathea
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- The Roth 401(k) is introduced by U.S. Senator William Roth.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 17, 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 17, 1999
- Chicago Bulls - Orlando Magic : 94 - 103
- Dallas Mavericks - New Jersey Nets : 87 - 88
- Houston Rockets - Denver Nuggets : 114 - 109
- Indiana Pacers - Philadelphia 76ers : 110 - 114
- Los Angeles Clippers - Boston Celtics : 84 - 118
- Cambuur - Feyenoord : 1 - 5
- For Sittard - Utrecht : 3 - 2
- NAC Breda - Waalwijk : 0 - 2
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on March 17, 1999?
On March 17, 1999 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is March 17, 1999?
On March 17, 1999 the zodiac sign was Pisces.
Who was the US President on March 17, 1999?
On March 17, 1999 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 17, 1999?
On March 17, 1999 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on March 17, 1999?
On March 17, 1999 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people died on March 17, 1999?
Famous people died on March 17, 1999 include, Rod Hull, Ernest Gold.
What was the number one song in March 17, 1999?
The number one song in the week of March 17, 1999 was Believe by Cher in US and Baby One More Time by Britney Spears in UK.
What were the top hits on March 17, 1999?
The top hits on March 17, 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.