Tuesday May 18, 1999
US date format: 5/18/1999, UK date format: 18/5/1999
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 18, 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.
Famous people born on this day include Laura Omloop and Teo Halm.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Livin' La Vida Loca by Ricky Martin.
In UK Swear It Again by Westlife was in the top 5 hits.
Biwi No. 1, directed by David Dhawan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while Harry Potter And The Sorcerer'S Stone by J. K. Rowling was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Unzipped.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Conker's Pocket Tales or Challenge ProMode Arena.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 18, 1999?
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Sport Games on May 18, 1999
- New York Knicks - Atlanta Hawks : 100 - 92
- Portland Trail Blazers - Utah Jazz : 83 - 93
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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What news were making the headlines those days in May 1999?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $79.12
- Apple AAPL: opens at $44.81
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $79.81
- General Electric GE: opens at $106.19
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $238.25