Monday October 19, 1998
US date format: 10/19/1998, UK date format: 19/10/1998
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 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 Tanner Zagarino and Katie Douglas.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to The First Night by Monica.
In UK Rollercoaster by B*Witched was in the top 5 hits.
Meet Joe Black, directed by Martin Brest, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while The Professor And The Madman by Simon Winchester was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Grafters.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing ESP Ra.De. or Big Mountain 2000.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 19, 1998?
- Niue - Constitution Day in honour of the country's independence (self-governing in free association with New Zealand) in 1974.
- Brazil - Independence Day of State of Piauf
- Albania - Mother Teresa Day.
- Also see October 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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- Travelers Group changes its company name to Citigroup Incorporated.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 19, 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
- Xscape - My Little Secret
- Monica - The First Night
- Deborah Cox - Nobody's Supposed To Be Here
- Divine - Lately
- Kelly Price - Friend Of Mine
- Next - I Still Love You
- Gerald Levert - Thinkin' Bout It
- Keith Sweat Featuring Snoop Dogg - Come And Get With Me
- Aaron Hall - All The Places (I Will Kiss You)
Sport Games on October 19, 1998
- New York Jets - New England Patriots : 24 - 14
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- FC Koln - Dusseldorf : 1 - 0
La Liga Segunda DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Mallorca B - Ath Madrid B : 3 - 4
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Leicester - Tottenham : 2 - 1
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Days to next October 19If October 19, 1998 is your birthday you're 21 years, 11 months, 12 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 18 days.
What news were making the headlines those days in October 1998?
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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $76.25
- Apple AAPL: opens at $36.69
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $104.12
- General Electric GE: opens at $82.87
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $135.00
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on October 19, 1998?
On October 19, 1998 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is October 19, 1998?
On October 19, 1998 the zodiac sign was Libra.
Who was the US President on October 19, 1998?
On October 19, 1998 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 19, 1998?
On October 19, 1998 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on October 19, 1998?
On October 19, 1998 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on October 19, 1998?
On October 19, 1998 several famous people were born including, Tanner Zagarino, Katie Douglas, Ty Parker.
What was the number one song in October 19, 1998?
The number one song in the week of October 19, 1998 was The First Night by Monica in US and Rollercoaster by B*Witched in UK.
What were the top hits on October 19, 1998?
The top hits on October 19, 1998 were The First Night by Monica, One Week by Barenaked Ladies, How Deep Is Your Love by Dru Hill in US and Rollercoaster by B*Witched, Perfect 10 by The Beautiful South, I Don't Want To Miss A Thing by Aerosmith in UK.