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Friday 21 August 1998

It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Jade Chynoweth . In that special week of August people in US were listening to The Boy Is Mine by Brandy & Monica. In UK No Matter What by Boyzone was in the top 5 hits. Train of Life, directed by Radu Mihaileanu, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998 while The Best Laid Plans by Sidney Sheldon was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Hercules. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cro-Mag Rally or Baroque.
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Movies

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

Train of Life

Directed by: Radu Mihaileanu

Starring: Lionel Abelanski, Rufus, Clément Harari, Michel Muller

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Hilary and Jackie

Directed by: Anand Tucker

Starring: Emily Watson, Rachel Griffiths, James Frain, David Morrissey

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Spriggan

Directed by: Hirotsugu Kawasaki

Starring: Shotaro Morikubo, Ryuji Aigase, Takehito Koyasu, Katsumi Suzuki

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Twice Upon a Yesterday

Directed by: Maria Ripoll

Starring: Lena Headey, Douglas Henshall, Penélope Cruz, Gustavo Salmerón

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Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels

Directed by: Guy Ritchie

Starring: Jason Flemyng, Dexter Fletcher, Nick Moran, Jason Statham

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Hercules

Directed by: John Musker & Ron Clements

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Get Real

Directed by: Simon Shore

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Any Day Now

Directed by: Travis Fine

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Perla

Directed by: Sergio Castilla

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Rude Awakening

Directed by: Peter Sasdy

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 August 1998 ?

Holidays:
  • Ninoy Aquino Day - special holiday in the Philippines.
  • Orthodox - Thaddaeus
  • RC saints - Pope Pius X
  • Roman festivals - Consualia, in honor of Consus, is held
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Sport Games on 21 August 1998

Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Oostende - Standard : 2 - 1
  • St Truiden - Mouscron : 0 - 2
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Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Hansa Rostock - Wolfsburg : 3 - 3
  • Werder Bremen - Nurnberg : 2 - 3
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Mainz - FC Koln : 2 - 1
  • Uerdingen - Stuttgarter K : 0 - 1
  • Ulm - Unterhaching : 3 - 1
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Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Barnsley - Stockport : 1 - 1
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1998 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Kelly Price - Friend Of Mine
  2. Make It Hot - Nicole Featuring Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott & Mocha
  3. Monica - The First Night
  4. Brandy & Monica - The Boy Is Mine
  5. They Don't Know/Are U Still Down - Jon B
  6. Tatyana Ali - Daydreamin'
  7. Usher - My Way
  8. Next - Too Close
  9. Lookin' At Me - Mase Featuring Puff Daddy
  10. Still Not A Player - Big Punisher Featuring Joe
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Te Quiero Tanto, Tanto - Onda Vaselina
  2. Elvis Crespo - Tu Sonrisa
  3. Pepe Aguilar - Por Mujeres Como Tu
  4. Yo Naci Para Amarte - Alejandro Fernandez
  5. Corazon Encadenado - Gisselle Y Sergio Vargas
  6. Desde Que Te Amo - Los Tucanes de Tijuana
  7. Gloria Estefan - Oye
  8. Corazoncito - Grupo Mania
  9. Ricky Martin - Vuelve
  10. Se Me Rompe El Alma - Victor Manuelle

Books

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

The Best Laid Plans

By: Sidney Sheldon

He wanted power. Oliver Russell is fated to rise to the pinnacle of power, the office of President of the United States. She wanted revenge. Leslie Stewart is his betrayed fiancee, a woman dedicated to a single purpose-the downfall of ...

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The Notebook

By: Nicholas Sparks

Every so often a love story so captures our hearts that it becomes more than a story-it becomes an experience to remember forever. The Notebook is such a book.

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Cold Mountain

By: Charles Frazier

In 1997, Charles Frazier’s debut novel Cold Mountain made publishing history when it sailed to the top of The New York Times best-seller list for sixty-one weeks, won numerous literary awards, including the National Book Award, and went on to ...

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Low Country

By: Anne Rivers Siddons

Caroline Venable has everything her Southern heritage promised: money, prestige, a powerful husband—and a predictable routine of country-club luncheons, cocktail parties, and dinners hosting her husband's wealthy friends, clients, and associates

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Cro-Mag Rally

Cro-Mag Rally

Platform: Macintosh, iOS Windows Phone 7

Genre: Racing game

Publisher: Pangea Software

Star Wars: Rogue Squadron

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Nintendo 64

Genre: Action, shooter

Publisher: Nintendo 64 NA LucasArts EU Nintendo Windows LucasArts; NA LucasArts; EU Nintendo

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Baroque

Platform: Sega Saturn PlayStation PlayStation 2 PlayStation Network Wii

Genre: Role-playing video game, Roguelike

Publisher: JP Sting Entertainment; NA Atlus; EU Rising Star Games

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The Fallen Angels

Platform: Arcade

Genre: 2D Versus Fighting

Publisher: Psikyo

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Future Cop: LAPD

Platform: PlayStation Windows Mac OS PlayStation Network

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Home videos

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

The Brass Bottle

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Alien Resurrection

Studio: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment

Format: VHS and Laserdisc release

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Home Alone 3

Studio: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment

Format: VHS and Laserdisc release

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Kiss the Girls

Studio: Paramount

Format: VHS release

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Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

Studio: MGM Home Entertainment

Format: 30th anniversary VHS release; part of the MGM Family Entertainment Collection

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