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Thursday 21 October 1999

It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 21, 1999). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Smooth by Santana. In UK Blue (Da Ba Dee) by Eiffel 65 was in the top 5 hits. The Insider, directed by Michael Mann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999 while Personal Injuries by Scott Turow was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Kanyadaan. If you liked videogames you were probably playing DrumMania or Star Wars Trilogy Arcade.
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What the sky looked like on 21 October 1999

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

The Insider

Directed by: Michael Mann

Starring: Russell Crowe, Al Pacino, Christopher Plummer, Diane Venora

Country: United States

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Thicker Than Water

Directed by: Richard Cummings Jr.

Starring: Mack 10, Fat Joe, Ice Cube, MC Eiht

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The Duke

Directed by: Philip Spink

Starring: John Neville, James Doohan, Courtnee Draper, Jeremy Maxwell

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Sonic Impact

Directed by: Rodney McDonald

Starring: James Russo, Ice-T, Michael Harris, Sam Anderson

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Bringing Out the Dead

Directed by: Martin Scorsese

Starring: Nicolas Cage, Patricia Arquette, John Goodman, Ving Rhames

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TV Series

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


Directed by: Mohan Segal?

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Directed by: Bruce McCulloch

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Let Them Eat Cake

Directed by: Alexis Krasilovsky

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Get Real

Directed by: Simon Shore

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Twice in a Lifetime

Directed by: Bud Yorkin

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 October 1999 ?

  • Republic of China - Overseas Chinese Day
  • French Republican Calendar - Tonneau (Barrel) Day, thirtieth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • In the comic novel Good Omens by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett, the Earth was born on this day in 4004 BC, within a quarter of an hour of 9 in the morning. This was supposedly because God liked to get things over with early.
  • R.C. saints - Saint Ursula and her 11 (or 11000) virgins; Saint Hilarion
  • Trafalgar Day ? celebrated throughout much of the British Empire in the 19th and early 20th Century.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Lars Bo: Danish author and illustrator (d. 1999).

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Sport Games on 21 October 1999

American Football
  • Kansas City Chiefs - Baltimore Ravens : 35 - 8
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on October 21, 1999 - Geocentric view

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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1999 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. We Can't Be Friends - Deborah Cox With R.L.
  2. Satisfy You - Puff Daddy Featuring R. Kelly
  3. Heartbreaker - Mariah Carey Featuring Jay-Z
  4. Ideal - Get Gone
  5. Whitney Houston - My Love Is Your Love
  6. Donell Jones - U Know What's Up
  7. Spend My Life With You - Eric Benet Featuring Tamia
  8. Q-Tip - Vivrant Thing
  9. R. Kelly - If I Could Turn Back The Hands Of Time
  10. Back That Thang Up - Juvenile Featuring Mannie Fresh & Lil' Wayne
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Marc Anthony - Dimelo [I Need To Know]
  2. Jaci Velasquez - Llegar A Ti
  3. Ricardo Montaner - El Poder De Tu Amor
  4. O Tu O Ninguna - Luis Miguel
  5. Alguna Vez - Cristian
  6. Pero Dile - Victor Manuelle
  7. Enrique Iglesias - Bailamos
  8. Ednita Nazario - Mas Grande Que Grande
  9. Loco - Alejandro Fernandez
  10. Si He Sabido Amor - Alejandro Fernandez


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

Personal Injuries

By: Scott Turow

To Robbie Feaver the law is all about making a play-to a client, a jury, or a judge. But when the flashy, womanizing, multimillion-dollar personal injury lawyer is caught offering bribes,

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The Greatest Generation

By: Tom Brokaw

The instant classic and runaway bestseller that changed the way we saw World War II and an entire generation of Americans, from the beloved journalist whose own iconic career has lasted more than fifty years.

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The Looking Glass

By: Richard Paul Evans

"It is silent now, the blizzard has paused and left the moment still. I think about them both at such times -- roaming the shadowlands of remembrance amidst the shards of

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Big Trouble

By: Dave Barry

In his career, Dave Barry has done just about everything―written bestselling nonfiction, won a Pulitzer Prize, seen his life turned into a television series.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Discworld Noir

Platform: Windows, PlayStation

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: GT Interactive

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Platform: Arcade, PlayStation 2

Genre: Music

Publisher: Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc.

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Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Construction and management simulation

Publisher: Lego Media

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Cabela's Big Game Hunter III: The Next Harvest

Cabela's Big Game Hunter III: The Next Harvest

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Activision

Star Wars Trilogy Arcade

Star Wars Trilogy Arcade

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Rail shooter

Publisher: Sega

Home videos

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


Studio: Miramax

Format: VHS release

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Varsity Blues

Studio: Paramount

Format: DVD release

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Little Voice

Studio: Miramax

Format: VHS release

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The Man Who Knew Too Much

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS re-release

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Simply Irresistible

Studio: Fox

Format: VHS and DVD release

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