Friday November 20, 1998

US date format: 11/20/1998, UK date format: 20/11/1998

It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 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 Maximiliane Hansen . In that special week of November people in US were listening to Doo Wop (That Thing) by Lauryn Hill. In UK Believe by Cher was in the top 5 hits. Gemide, directed by Serdar Akar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998 while Working With Emotional Intelligence by Daniel Goleman was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Grafters. If you liked videogames you were probably playing G.A.S.P. Fighters' NEXTream or The ClueFinders 4th Grade Adventures: Puzzle of the Pyramid.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Church of England - Edmund the Martyr
  • Brazil - Zumbi Day (since 1978)
  • United Kingdom - wedding day of Queen Elizabeth II (1947), official flag day
  • Mexico - Anniversary of the Revolution (1910)
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Events

  • A court in Taliban-controlled Afghanistan declares accused terrorist Osama bin Laden ''a man without a sin'' in regard to the 1998 U.S. embassy bombings in Kenya and Tanzania.
  • A Russian Proton rocket is launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, carrying the first segment of the International Space Station, the 21 ton Zarya Module.
  • At the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, the first component for the International Space Station (Zarya, or sunrise) is launched.

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Movies

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Gemide

Gemide

Directed by: Serdar Akar

Starring: Erkan Can, Haldun Boysan, Yildiray Sahinler, Naci Tasdögen

Shakespeare in Love

Shakespeare in Love

Directed by: John Madden

Starring: Gwyneth Paltrow, Joseph Fiennes, Geoffrey Rush, Tom Wilkinson

Country: United States of America

Private Parts

Private Parts

Directed by: Betty Thomas

Starring: Howard Stern, Mary McCormack, Robin Quivers, Fred Norris

Legionnaire

Legionnaire

Directed by: Peter MacDonald

Starring: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Steven Berkoff, Nicholas Farrell

Free Money

Free Money

Directed by: Yves Simoneau

Starring: Marlon Brando, Donald Sutherland, Charlie Sheen, Thomas Haden Church

Sport Games on November 20, 1998

Sport Games on November 20, 1998


Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Ein Frankfurt - Werder Bremen : 0 - 2
  • Schalke 04 - Duisburg : 2 - 0
See all Football game results of November 20, 1998

Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • Dusseldorf - St Pauli : 2 - 2
  • F Koln - Cottbus : 3 - 0
  • Oberhausen - Gutersloh : 3 - 0
  • Uerdingen - Mainz : 1 - 2
  • Wattenscheid - FC Koln : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of November 20, 1998

La Liga Primera Division

Football (Spain)
  • Tenerife - Ath Bilbao : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of November 20, 1998

Le Championnat

Football (France)
  • Auxerre - Metz : 1 - 0
  • Lens - Bastia : 1 - 0
  • Lorient - Toulouse : 1 - 0
  • Nancy - Le Havre : 1 - 0
  • Nantes - Montpellier : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of November 20, 1998

TV Series

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Grafters

Grafters

Directed by: Nicholas J. DeMicco

The Life of Birds

The Life of Birds

Starring: David Attenborough

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Brimstone

Brimstone

Directed by: Martin Koolhoven

HeliCops - Einsatz über Berlin

HeliCops - Einsatz über Berlin

Camila

Camila

Directed by: María Luisa Bemberg

Days to next November 20

If November 20, 1998 is your birthday you're 21 years, 10 months, 9 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 22 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Working With Emotional Intelligence by Daniel Goleman

Working With Emotional Intelligence

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Do you have what it takes to succeed in your career?The secret of success is not what they taught you in school.

The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver

The Poisonwood Bible

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The Poisonwood Bible is a story told by the wife and four daughters of Nathan Price, a fierce, evangelical Baptist who takes his family and mission to the Belgian Congo in 1959.

For The Love Of The Game by Mark Vancil

For The Love Of The Game

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For 13 brilliant seasons Michael Jordan danced the dance of greatness across hardwood floors of basketball arenas from New York to Los Angeles to Barcelona and Paris.

Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden

Memoirs of a Geisha

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A literary sensation and runaway bestseller, this brilliant debut novel tells with seamless authenticity and exquisite lyricism the true confessions of one of Japan's most celebrated geisha.Speaking

The Locket by Richard Paul Evans

The Locket

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After the death of his mother, Michael Keddington finds employment at the Arcadia nursing home where he befriends Esther, a reclusive but beautiful elderly woman who lives in mourning for her

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Bio F.R.E.A.K.S.

Bio F.R.E.A.K.S.

Platform: Nintendo 64, PlayStation, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Midway Games

G.A.S.P. Fighters' NEXTream

G.A.S.P. Fighters' NEXTream

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Konami

Ankh: The Tales of Mystery

Ankh: The Tales of Mystery

Platform: Acorn RISC

Genre: Third-person adventure

Publisher: Acorn Computer Enterprises, Koala Soft, R-Comp Interactive

Crash Bandicoot: Warped

Crash Bandicoot: Warped

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment

The ClueFinders 4th Grade Adventures: Puzzle of the Pyramid

The ClueFinders 4th Grade Adventures: Puzzle of the Pyramid

Platform: PC (Windows, Macintosh)

Genre: Educational/Adventure

Publisher: The Learning Company

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $70.50
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $36.44
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $112.75
  • General Electric GE: opens at $92.62
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $158.88

Frequently Asked Questions

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

On November 20, 1998 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is November 20, 1998?

On November 20, 1998 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.

Who was the US President on November 20, 1998?

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

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

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

Who was the Pope on November 20, 1998?

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

Which famous people are born on November 20, 1998?

On November 20, 1998 several famous people were born including, Maximiliane Hansen.

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

The number one song in the week of November 20, 1998 was Doo Wop (That Thing) by Lauryn Hill in US and Believe by Cher in UK.

What were the top hits on November 20, 1998?

The top hits on November 20, 1998 were Doo Wop (That Thing) by Lauryn Hill, Lately by Divine, Because Of You by 98° in US and Believe by Cher, Would You? by Touch & Go, If You Buy This Record Your Life Will Be Better by The Tamperer featuring Maya in UK.


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