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Wednesday 20 January 1999

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 20, 1999). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Brynn Chandler and Daniel Hunt. In that special week of January people in US were listening to Have You Ever? by Brandy. In UK Heartbeat / Tragedy by Steps was in the top 5 hits. Trick, directed by Jim Fall, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999 while Southern Cross by Patricia Cornwell was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Hausmeister Krause - Ordnung muss sein. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Beatmania IIDX 2nd Style or Yu-Gi-Oh!.
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What the sky looked like on 20 January 1999

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?


Directed by: Jim Fall

Starring: Christian Campbell, John Paul Pitoc, Tori Spelling, Brad Beyer

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Blast from the Past

Directed by: Hugh Wilson

Starring: Brendan Fraser, Alicia Silverstone, Christopher Walken, Sissy Spacek

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A Walk on the Moon

Directed by: Tony Goldwyn

Starring: Diane Lane, Viggo Mortensen, Bobby Boriello, Anna Paquin

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Directed by: Gregg Araki

Starring: Kathleen Robertson, Johnathon Schaech, Matt Keeslar, Kelly Macdonald

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Directed by: Darren Stein

Starring: Rose McGowan, Rebecca Gayheart, Julie Benz, Judy Greer

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Hausmeister Krause - Ordnung muss sein

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See How They Run

Directed by: Emily Morse

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Dans une galaxie près de chez vous

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 20 January 1999 ?

  • Astrology: First day of sun sign Aquarius.
  • Saint Fabian
  • Euthymus
  • Desiderius
  • Meinrad
Famous Birthdays:
  • Brynn Chandler: American noted family, the daughter of Atlanta Falcons quarterback Chris Chandler and his wife Diane, their third daughter.
  • Daniel Hunt: American noted family, the fourth son of actress Patricia Heaton, a star of TV's "Everybody Loves Raymond" and her husband, actor David Hunt.
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  • The China News Service announces new government restrictions on Internet use aimed especially at Internet cafes.

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Sport Games on 20 January 1999

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Venezia - Empoli : 3 - 2
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Division 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Livingston - East Fife : 1 - 0
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 20, 1999 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1999 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Deborah Cox - Nobody's Supposed To Be Here
  2. Brandy - Have You Ever?
  3. Faith Evans - Love Like This
  4. Trippin' - Total Featuring Missy Elliott
  5. Dru Hill - These Are The Times
  6. R. Kelly - When A Woman's Fed Up
  7. Can I Get A... - Jay-Z Featuring Amil (Of Major Coinz) & Ja
  8. Lauryn Hill - Ex-Factor
  9. Lauryn Hill - Doo Wop (That Thing)
  10. Take Me There - BLACKstreet & Mya Featuring Mase & Blinky Blink
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Dejaria Todo - Chayanne
  2. Mi PC - Juan Luis Guerra 440
  3. Ese - Jerry Rivera
  4. Crei - Tiranos del Norte
  5. Dame Un Beso - Gisselle
  6. Grupo Mania - Como Baila
  7. La Otra Parte Del Amor - Limite
  8. Que Habria Sido De Mi - Victor Manuelle
  9. Me Voy A Quitar De En Medio - Vicente Fernandez
  10. Tu - Shakira


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Southern Cross

By: Patricia Cornwell

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Bag of Bones

By: Stephen King

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Stephen King, a powerful tale of grief, of love's enduring bonds, and the haunting secrets of the past.Four years after the sudden death of his wife, forty-year-old bestselling novelist Mike Noonan is still ...

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A Man in Full

By: Tom Wolfe

The setting is Atlanta, Georgia — a racially mixed, late-century boomtown full of fresh wealth and wily politicians. The protagonist is Charles Croker, once a college football star, now a late-middle-aged Atlanta conglomerate king whose outsize ego has at last ...

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The Century

By: Peter Jennings, Todd Brewster

What was it like to watch the Wright Brothers soar into the sky? To hear the first crackling voice aired on the radio? To cower in the ghastly trenches of Europe during World War I? To lose everything in the ...

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Beatmania IIDX 2nd Style

Beatmania IIDX 2nd Style

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Music

Publisher: Konami Computer Entertainment Tokyo

Attack of the Saucerman

Attack of the Saucerman

Platform: PlayStation Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action

Publisher: Psygnosis

Creatures 3

Platform: Linux, Windows, Macintosh

Genre: Artificial Life

Publisher: Mindscape, Linux Game Publishing (Linux version)

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Genre: Action, Adventure, Supernatural

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Aqua Rush

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: Namco

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Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Meet Joe Black

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Return to Paradise

Studio: Polygram

Format: VHS release

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Pushing Tin

Studio: 20th Century Fox

Format: VHS and DVD release

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The Thin Red Line

Studio: Fox

Format: VHS release

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The Rescuers

Studio: Walt Disney Pictures

Format: VHS release; part of the Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection

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