Tuesday 21 December 1999
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Mario Selman .
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Smooth by Santana.
In UK The Millennium Prayer by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits.
Galaxy Quest, directed by Dean Parisot, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while Tuesdays With Morrie by Mitch Albom was one of the best selling books.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The New Tetris or Disney's Story Studio: Mulan.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 December 1999 ?
- Roman festivals - Divalia in honour of Angerona
- R.C. Saints - Saint Petrus Canisius ; formerly feast day of Thomas the apostle
- Also see December 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The summer solstice (Southern Hemisphere) or winter solstice (Northern Hemisphere), sometimes known as Yule, occurs on or very close to this date. It is an important festival in the Chinese calendar.
- The Spanish Civil Guard intercepts a van loaded with 950 kg of explosives that ETA intended to use to blow up Torre Picasso in Madrid.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1999 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Santana - Smooth
- Brian McKnight - Back At One
- Jessica Simpson - I Wanna Love You Forever
- Savage Garden - I Knew I Loved You
- Whitney Houston - My Love Is Your Love
- Marc Anthony - I Need To Know
- Missy Misdemeanor Elliott - Hot Boyz
- Donell Jones - U Know What's Up
- Blaque - Bring It All To Me
- Kevon Edmonds - 24/7
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Sport Games on 21 December 1999
- Milwaukee Bucks - Sacramento Kings : 95 - 108
- New Jersey Nets - Toronto Raptors : 87 - 116
- Phoenix Suns - San Antonio Spurs : 90 - 91
- Portland Trail Blazers - Houston Rockets : 89 - 79
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Alaves - Real Madrid : 1 - 3
Ethniki KatigoriaFootball (Greece)
- Panahaiki - PAOK : 1 - 2
- MVV Maastricht - PSV Eindhoven : 0 - 2
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