Wednesday May 20, 1998

US date format: 5/20/1998, UK date format: 20/5/1998

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 20, 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 Wade Benton and DopeIsland . In that special week of May people in US were listening to My All by Mariah Carey. In UK Under The Bridge / Lady Marmalade by All Saints was in the top 5 hits. The Truman Show, directed by Peter Weir, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998 while The Man Who Listens To Horses by Monty Roberts was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Saaya. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Forsaken or California Speed.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Austregisilus
  • Saint Lucifer
  • Saint Theodore of Pavia
  • Saint Bernardine of Siena
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Movies

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The Truman Show

The Truman Show

Directed by: Peter Weir

Starring: Jim Carrey, Ed Harris, Laura Linney, Noah Emmerich

Country: United States of America

The Celebration

The Celebration

Directed by: Thomas Vinterberg

Starring: Ulrich Thomsen, Henning Moritzen, Thomas Bo Larsen, Paprika Steen

The Dreamlife of Angels

The Dreamlife of Angels

Directed by: Erick Zonca

Starring: Élodie Bouchez, Natacha Régnier, Grégoire Colin, Patrick Mercado

The Mighty

The Mighty

Directed by: Peter Chelsom

Starring: Kieran Culkin, Elden Henson, Sharon Stone, Harry Dean Stanton

A Perfect Murder

A Perfect Murder

Directed by: Andrew Davis

Starring: Michael Douglas, Gwyneth Paltrow, Viggo Mortensen, David Suchet

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Music charts

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Top #10 R&B songs

  1. - I Get Lonely
  2. - Too Closeyoutube
  3. - It's All About Me
  4. - My All/Breakdown
  5. - The Arms Of The One Who Loves You
  6. - Let's Ride
  7. - All My Life/Don't Rush (Take Love Slowly)
  8. - A Rose Is Still A Rose
  9. - Body Bumpin' Yippie-Yi-Yo
  10. - Money, Power & Respect
Sport Games on May 20, 1998

Sport Games on May 20, 1998


Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • CZ Jena - Zwickau : 2 - 3
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TV Series

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Saaya

Saaya

Directed by: Anurag Basu

Sex and the City

Sex and the City

Directed by: Susan Seidelman

Open House

Open House

Directed by: Andrew Paquin

Flashback

Flashback

Directed by: Franco Amurri

Cardcaptor Sakura

Cardcaptor Sakura

Directed by: Morio Asaka

Days to next May 20

If May 20, 1998 is your birthday you're 22 years, 4 months, 7 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 23 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Man Who Listens To Horses by Monty Roberts

The Man Who Listens To Horses

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Monty Roberts is a real-life horse whisperer–an American original whose gentle Join-Up® training method reveals the depth of communication possible between man and animal.

The Target by Catherine Coulter

The Target

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FBI agents Dillon Savich and Lacey Sherlock are faced with the case of an abducted child. But is the girl's kidnapper really her savior?FBI

Paradise by Toni Morrison

Paradise

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“They shoot the white girl first. With the rest they can take their time.” So begins Toni Morrison’s Paradise, which opens with a horrifying scene of mass violence and chronicles its genesis in an all-black small town in rural Oklahoma.

Tuesdays With Morrie by Mitch Albom

Tuesdays With Morrie

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Maybe it was a grandparent, or a teacher, or a colleague. Someone older, patient and wise, who understood you when you were young and searching, helped you see the world as a more profound place, gave you sound advice to …

The Street Lawyer by John Grisham

The Street Lawyer

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Michael Brock is billing the hours, making the money, rushing relentlessly to the top of Drake & Sweeney, a giant D.C. law firm. One step away from partnership, Michael has it all.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Bakushō Jinsei 64: Mezase! Resort Ō

Bakushō Jinsei 64: Mezase! Resort Ō

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Board game

Publisher: Taito

Ganbare Goemon: Kuru Nara Koi! Ayashige Ikka no Kuroi Kage

Ganbare Goemon: Kuru Nara Koi! Ayashige Ikka no Kuroi Kage

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Konami

Capcom Generations

Capcom Generations

Platform: PlayStation, Sega Saturn

Genre: Compilation

Publisher: JP Capcom; EU Virgin Interactive

Forsaken

Forsaken

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation, Nintendo 64

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Acclaim Entertainment

California Speed

California Speed

Platform: Arcade, Nintendo 64

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Midway Games

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $72.12
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $29.62
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $86.12
  • General Electric GE: opens at $83.56
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $125.25

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on May 20, 1998?

On May 20, 1998 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is May 20, 1998?

On May 20, 1998 the zodiac sign was Taurus.

Who was the US President on May 20, 1998?

On May 20, 1998 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 20, 1998?

On May 20, 1998 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on May 20, 1998?

On May 20, 1998 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on May 20, 1998?

On May 20, 1998 several famous people were born including, Wade Benton, DopeIsland , Jamie Chadwick

What was the number one song in May 20, 1998?

The number one song in the week of May 20, 1998 was My All by Mariah Carey in US and Under The Bridge / Lady Marmalade by All Saints in UK

What were the top hits on May 20, 1998?

The top hits on May 20, 1998 were My All by Mariah Carey, Too Close by Next, I Get Lonely by Janet in US and Under The Bridge / Lady Marmalade by All Saints, Feel It by The Tamperer featuring Maya, All That I Need by Boyzone in UK


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