Sunday May 17, 1998
US date format: 5/17/1998, UK date format: 17/5/1998
It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see zodiac on May 17, 1998). 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.
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.
Dushman, directed by Tanuja Chandra, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while Amazing Grace by Kathleen Norris was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Open House.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Formula 1 98 or Echo Night.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 17, 1998?
- 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
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 17, 1998?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #5 R&B songs
Top #5 Latin songs
- Elvis Crespo - Suavemente
- Alejandro Fernandez - No Se Olvidar
- Juan Gabriel - Asi Fue
- Ricky Martin - The Cup Of Life (The Official Song Of The World Cup, France '98)
- Servando y Florentino - Una Fan Enamorada
Sport Games on May 17, 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
- Wattenscheid - Cottbus : 0 - 2
Ethniki KatigoriaFootball (Greece)
- AEK - Xanthi : 2 - 0
- Athinaikos - PAOK : 0 - 5
- Ethnikos Piraeus - Proodeytiki : 1 - 0
- Heracles - Apollon : 4 - 2
- Ionikos - Panionios : 2 - 2
Serie BFootball (Italy)
- Ancona - Chievo : 3 - 2
- Cagliari - Lucchese : 3 - 1
- F. Andria - Padova : 2 - 0
- Foggia - Perugia : 1 - 1
- Genoa - Treviso : 0 - 1
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on May 17, 1998?
On May 17, 1998 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is May 17, 1998?
On May 17, 1998 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on May 17, 1998?
On May 17, 1998 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 17, 1998?
On May 17, 1998 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on May 17, 1998?
On May 17, 1998 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 17, 1998?
On May 17, 1998 several famous people were born including, Chloe Alison, Ashley Wilson, Mio Tomonaga.
What was the number one song in May 17, 1998?
The number one song in the week of May 17, 1998 was Too Close by Next in US and Under The Bridge / Lady Marmalade by All Saints in UK.
What were the top hits on May 17, 1998?
The top hits on May 17, 1998 were Too Close by Next, My All by Mariah Carey, You're Still The One by Shania Twain in US and Under The Bridge / Lady Marmalade by All Saints, Feel It by The Tamperer featuring Maya, All That I Need by Boyzone in UK.