Friday 20 February 1998
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Maddy Crouch and Spooky Black.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Nice & Slow by Usher.
In UK Doctor Jones by Aqua was in the top 5 hits.
Dark City, directed by Alex Proyas, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while The Partner by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching If I Ruled the World.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Deathtrap Dungeon or Godzilla Generations.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 February 1998 ?
- Maddy Crouch: Vine Star.
- Spooky Black: R&B Singer.
- Matt Hunter: Pop Singer.
- Shun Nishime: Japanese model and actor.
- UN Secretary General Kofi Annan lands in Baghdad, for peace negotiations
- US movie box office hits quickest $1 billion for year (51 days).
- Tara Lipinski wins Olympics figure skating gold medal.
- American figure skater Tara Lipinski becomes the youngest gold-medalist at the Winter Olympics in Nagano, Japan.
- Data sent from the Galileo probe indicates that Jupiter's moon Europa has a liquid ocean under a thick crust of ice.
- Natascha Kampusch is abducted by Wolfgang Priklopil (she will remain in his captivity until August 2006).
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1998 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Usher - Nice & Slow
- Janet - Together Again
- Savage Garden - Truly Madly Deeply
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Puff Daddy - Been Around The World
- Uncle Sam - I Don't Ever Want To See You Again
- Boyz II Men - A Song For Mama
- Destiny's Child - No, No, No Part II
- The Spice Girls - Too Much
- Mase - What You Want
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Sport Games on 20 February 1998
- Boston Celtics - Seattle SuperSonics : 106 - 96
- Charlotte Hornets - Phoenix Suns : 99 - 115
- Cleveland Cavaliers - New Jersey Nets : 109 - 95
- Denver Nuggets - Golden State Warriors : 88 - 95
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Mouscron - Anderlecht : 2 - 2
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Freiburg - Nurnberg : 0 - 1
- Leipzig - Cottbus : 0 - 0
Division 2Football (France)
- Le Mans - Amiens : 4 - 2
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