Sunday October 18, 1998
US date format: 10/18/1998, UK date format: 18/10/1998
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 18, 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 Julia Wroblewska .
In that special week of October people in US were listening to One Week by Barenaked Ladies.
In UK Rollercoaster by B*Witched was in the top 5 hits.
American History X, directed by Tony Kaye, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while Bag of Bones by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Grafters.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Buck Bumble or Magical Tetris Challenge.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 18, 1998?
- Also see October 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- French Republican Calendar - Piment (Chili Pepper) Day, twenty-seventh day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- R.C. Church, Anglican communion, et alii - Feast of Saint Luke the Evangelist
- USA : Alaska: Alaska Day
- Julia Wroblewska: Polish actress.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 18, 1998?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Dru Hill Featuring Redman - How Deep Is Your Love
- Monica - The First Night
- Gerald Levert - Thinkin' Bout It
- Kelly Price - Friend Of Mine
- Divine - Lately
- Next - I Still Love You
- Deborah Cox - Nobody's Supposed To Be Here
- Tamia - So Into You
- Xscape - My Little Secret
- Mya Featuring Silkk The Shocker - Movin' On
Sport Games on October 18, 1998
- Arizona Cardinals - New York Giants : 7 - 34
- Baltimore Ravens - Pittsburgh Steelers : 6 - 16
- Carolina Panthers - Tampa Bay Buccaneers : 13 - 16
- Cincinnati Bengals - Tennessee Titans : 14 - 44
- Dallas Cowboys - Chicago Bears : 12 - 13
Serie AItalian Football
- Bari - Udinese : 1 - 1
- Cagliari - Milan : 1 - 0
- Inter - Lazio : 3 - 5
- Perugia - Venezia : 1 - 0
- Piacenza - Sampdoria : 4 - 1
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Dortmund - Hansa Rostock : 2 - 0
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Bielefeld - Uerdingen : 1 - 0
- Greuther Furth - Gutersloh : 3 - 2
- Mainz - St Pauli : 3 - 0
- Ulm - Cottbus : 2 - 2
- Unterhaching - F Koln : 3 - 0
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Days to next October 18If October 18, 1998 is your birthday you're 21 years, 11 months, 3 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 27 days.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?