Monday December 20, 1999
US date format: 12/20/1999, UK date format: 20/12/1999
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 20, 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 Charlie Jones and Madi Davis.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Smooth by Santana.
In UK The Millennium Prayer by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits.
Temptations, directed by Romy Hayes, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while Hearts in Atlantis by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Nightcap.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 3Xtreme or Descent 3.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 20, 1999?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Dominic of Silos
- Also see December 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The first All Faiths Day was celebrated in 2003 in Canandaigua, New York.
- The Vermont Supreme Court orders the state to legalize same-sex unions.
- Macau is handed over to the People's Republic of China by Portugal.
- Riccardo Freda: Egyptian-Italian director and...
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 20, 1999?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Santana - Smooth
- Brian McKnight - Back At One
- Jessica Simpson - I Wanna Love You Forever
- Savage Garden - I Knew I Loved You
- Whitney Houston - My Love Is Your Love
- Marc Anthony - I Need To Know
- Missy Misdemeanor Elliott - Hot Boyz
- Donell Jones - U Know What's Up
- Blaque - Bring It All To Me
- Kevon Edmonds - 24/7
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
Sport Games on December 20, 1999
- Charlotte Hornets - New York Knicks : 109 - 112
- Detroit Pistons - Philadelphia 76ers : 121 - 122
- Los Angeles Lakers - Boston Celtics : 99 - 90
- Miami Heat - Dallas Mavericks : 92 - 89
- Milwaukee Bucks - Phoenix Suns : 101 - 108
- Green Bay Packers - Minnesota Vikings : 20 - 24
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- M'gladbach - Nurnberg : 4 - 0
Serie BFootball (Italy)
- Napoli - Cesena : 1 - 1
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