Monday January 19, 1998
US date format: 1/19/1998, UK date format: 19/1/1998
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 19, 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 Trevor Douglas and Macy Kate.
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.
Sweet Jane, directed by Joe Gayton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Sparsh.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing ESP Ra.De. or Action Quake II.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 19, 1998?
- Confederate Heroes Day in Texas.
- Eastern and Oriental Orthodoxy ? Julian Calendar Theophany (Epiphany).
- St. Mark of Ephesus feast day .
- Bah�'f Faith ? Feast of Sult�n (Sovereignty) ? First day of the 17th month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 19, 1998?
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Top #11 songs in the USA
- Savage Garden - Truly Madly Deeply
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Janet - Together Again
- Puff Daddy - Been Around The World
- Elton John - Candle In The Wind 1997
- Elton John - Something About The Way You Look Tonight
- LSG - My Body
- Chumbawamba - Tubthumping
- Robyn - Show Me Love
- Usher - Nice & Slow
- Usher - You Make Me Wanna..
Top #5 songs in the UK
Sport Games on January 19, 1998
- Boston Celtics - New York Knicks : 82 - 98
- Detroit Pistons - Utah Jazz : 89 - 98
- Los Angeles Clippers - Minnesota Timberwolves : 109 - 117
- Orlando Magic - Los Angeles Lakers : 89 - 92
- Sacramento Kings - Philadelphia 76ers : 85 - 98
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Barcelona - Valencia : 3 - 4
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Southampton - Man United : 1 - 0
Liga IFootball (Portugal)
- Sp Lisbon - Sp Braga : 1 - 1
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 19If January 19, 1998 is your birthday you're 22 years, 7 months, 30 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 1 day.
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?