Sunday 22 February 1998
It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Siena Mirabella .
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Nice & Slow by Usher.
In UK Doctor Jones by Aqua was in the top 5 hits.
Dark City, directed by Alex Proyas, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching If I Ruled the World.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Brigandine or Commandos: Behind Enemy Lines.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 February 1998 ?
- Blessed Saint Isabel of France (+1270)
- United States - Washington's Birthday (traditionally).
- Ash Wednesday in 2023.
- Saint Lucia - independence (1979).
- The Scouting movement celebrates this day as "B.-P. day" or "Founder's Day" as it is the shared birthday of the Scouts' founder Sir Robert Baden-Powell and his wife, Lady Olave Baden-Powell, the World Chief Guide.
- The World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts celebrates this day as "Thinking Day" as it is the shared birthday of the Scouts' founder Sir Robert Baden-Powell, and his wife, Lady Olave Baden-Powell, the World Chief Guide.
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of the Chair of Saint Peter.
- Abraham Ribicoff: American lawyer and politician 4th United States Secretary of Health and Human Services (d. 1998).
- King & I, closes at Neil Simon Theater NYC after 781 performances
- 18th Winter Olympic games close at Nagano Japan
- Sandy Hume, correspondent (Fox News), commits suicide at age 28.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1998 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Usher - Nice & Slow
- Janet - Together Again
- Savage Garden - Truly Madly Deeply
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Puff Daddy - Been Around The World
- Uncle Sam - I Don't Ever Want To See You Again
- Boyz II Men - A Song For Mama
- Destiny's Child - No, No, No Part II
- The Spice Girls - Too Much
- Mase - What You Want
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Sport Games on 22 February 1998
- Boston Celtics - Portland Trail Blazers : 96 - 121
- Cleveland Cavaliers - Milwaukee Bucks : 71 - 79
- Denver Nuggets - Seattle SuperSonics : 68 - 88
- Houston Rockets - New York Knicks : 74 - 92
Serie AItalian Football
- Bari - Lecce : 2 - 2
- Bologna - Piacenza : 3 - 0
- Brescia - Atalanta : 2 - 2
- Fiorentina - Juventus : 3 - 0
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Standard - Aalst : 3 - 0
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- CZ Jena - Stuttgarter K : 2 - 1
- Greuther Furth - Mainz : 2 - 2
- Gutersloh - St Pauli : 1 - 1
- Unterhaching - Zwickau : 2 - 0
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