Sunday 17 May 1998
It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Chloe Alison and Ashley Wilson.
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 Long Road Home by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Gunfighters of the West.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Devil Dice or Amazon Trail 3rd Edition.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Norwegian Constitution Day or Syttende Mai.
- Dfa das Letras Galegas ("Galician Literature Day") ? holiday in Galicia, honouring the Galician language.
- Bah�'f Faith ? Feast of 'Azaamat (Grandeur) ? First day of the fourth month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
- Saint Paschal Baylon or Pascal Baylon
- Saint Montanus
- Saint Dietmar
- Saint Pamphamer
- International Day Against Homophobia aka IDAHO
- Saint Pamphalon
- Saint Solochon
- Saint Adrian of Alexandria
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 17 May 1998
- Indiana Pacers - Chicago Bulls : 79 - 85
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- F Koln - Freiburg : 0 - 2
- Greuther Furth - Uerdingen : 3 - 1
- Gutersloh - Stuttgarter K : 1 - 1
- Unterhaching - Meppen : 1 - 0
Ethniki KatigoriaFootball (Greece)
- AEK - Xanthi : 2 - 0
- Athinaikos - PAOK : 0 - 5
- Ethnikos Piraeus - Proodeytiki : 1 - 0
- Heracles - Apollon : 4 - 2
Serie BFootball (Italy)
- Ancona - Chievo : 3 - 2
- Cagliari - Lucchese : 3 - 1
- F. Andria - Padova : 2 - 0
- Foggia - Perugia : 1 - 1
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