Thursday January 21, 1999
US date format: 1/21/1999, UK date format: 21/1/1999
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 21, 1999). 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.
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 Rainbow Six by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Sopranos.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dance Dance Revolution: Best of Cool Dancers or Yu-Gi-Oh!.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 21, 1999?
- National Hugging Day
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agnes.
- Mauritius - Thaipoosam Cavadee.
- UN Arms Day
- War on Drugs: In one of the largest drug busts in American history, the United States Coast Guard intercepts a ship with over 9,500 pounds (4.3 t) of cocaine aboard. The ship was headed for Houston, Texas.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 21, 1999?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Deborah Cox - Nobody's Supposed To Be Here
- Brandy - Have You Ever?
- Faith Evans - Love Like This
- Total Featuring Missy Elliott - Trippin'
- Dru Hill - These Are The Times
- R. Kelly - When A Woman's Fed Up
- Jay-Z Featuring Amil (Of Major Coinz) & Ja - Can I Get A...
- Lauryn Hill - Ex-Factor
- Lauryn Hill - Doo Wop (That Thing)
- BLACKstreet & Mya Featuring Mase & Blinky Blink - Take Me There
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Days to next January 21If January 21, 1999 is your birthday you're 21 years, 8 months, 8 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 23 days.
What news were making the headlines those days in January 1999?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $71.00
- Apple AAPL: opens at $40.44
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $161.75
- General Electric GE: opens at $100.37
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $197.63
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on January 21, 1999?
On January 21, 1999 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is January 21, 1999?
On January 21, 1999 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on January 21, 1999?
On January 21, 1999 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 21, 1999?
On January 21, 1999 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on January 21, 1999?
On January 21, 1999 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people died on January 21, 1999?
Famous people died on January 21, 1999 include, Susan Strasberg, Charles Brown.
What was the number one song in January 21, 1999?
The number one song in the week of January 21, 1999 was Have You Ever? by Brandy in US and Heartbeat / Tragedy by Steps in UK.
What were the top hits on January 21, 1999?
The top hits on January 21, 1999 were Have You Ever? by Brandy, Nobody's Supposed To Be Here by Deborah Cox, ..Baby One More Time by Britney Spears in US and Heartbeat / Tragedy by Steps, Chocolate Salty Balls (PS I Love You) by Chef, Goodbye by The Spice Girls in UK.