Sunday January 18, 1998
US date format: 1/18/1998, UK date format: 18/1/1998
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 18, 1998). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Truly Madly Deeply by Savage Garden.
In UK Never Ever by All Saints was in the top 5 hits.
Pi, directed by Darren Aronofsky, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while The Perfect Storm by Sebastian Junger was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Dawson's Creek.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dink Smallwood or Age of Empires: The Rise of Rome.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 18, 1998?
- Winnie The Pooh Day (In observance of the birthday of Alan Alexander Milne, 1882.)
- Christian ecumenism - Week of Prayer for Christian Unity begins
- Ragtime, opens at Ford Theater, New York City
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 18, 1998?
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Top #11 songs in the USA
- Savage Garden - Truly Madly Deeply
- Janet - Together Again
- Elton John - Candle In The Wind 1997
- Elton John - Something About The Way You Look Tonight
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Puff Daddy - Been Around The World
- LSG - My Body
- Usher - You Make Me Wanna..
- Chumbawamba - Tubthumping
- Robyn - Show Me Love
- Mase - Feel So Good
Top #5 songs in the UK
Sport Games on January 18, 1998
- Denver Nuggets - Portland Trail Blazers : 82 - 94
- Houston Rockets - Chicago Bulls : 100 - 106
- Indiana Pacers - Boston Celtics : 103 - 96
- Miami Heat - Phoenix Suns : 87 - 96
- San Antonio Spurs - Milwaukee Bucks : 98 - 92
Serie AItalian Football
- Atalanta - Udinese : 1 - 1
- Bologna - Juventus : 1 - 3
- Fiorentina - Lazio : 1 - 3
- Inter - Bari : 0 - 1
- Lecce - Sampdoria : 1 - 3
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Club Brugge - Gent : 2 - 1
- Lommel - Harelbeke : 0 - 0
- Molenbeek - Germinal : 0 - 4
- Mouscron - Standard : 3 - 2
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Ath Bilbao - Betis : 0 - 0
- Compostela - Merida : 3 - 0
- Mallorca - La Coruna : 0 - 0
- Real Madrid - Salamanca : 1 - 0
- Santander - Sociedad : 3 - 1
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?