Thursday 23 April 1998
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Too Close by Next.
In UK It's Like That by Run-DMC vs Jason Nevins was in the top 5 hits.
Little Men, directed by Rodney Gibbons, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while Toxin by Robin Cook was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Flashback.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cabela's Big Game Hunter II: Open Season or Brian Lara Cricket '99.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 23 April 1998
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 23 April 1998 ?
- Saint Gerard (d.1138)
- UNESCO International Day of the Book in honor of Shakespeare's and Cervantes's death on April 23, 1616.
- Turkey - National Sovereignty and Children's Day (1920)
- Israel - Yom Ha'atzma'ut (Israeli Independence Day) for 2007: (the observed date of this national holiday is determined by the Jewish Calendar).
- Independence Day for the Conch Republic
- National Beer Day in Germany
- Feast Day of Saint George: Patron saint and National Day of England
- Patron saint of the Spanish region of Arag=n
- Celebrated as St. Jordi's Day in Catalonia, presents of books and roses. See above.
- Catalonia - Lover's Day. Men receive a book as a gift from their romantic interest, while women receive roses. The book is in honor of Shakespeare's and Cervantes's death on April 23, 1616.
- Saint Adalbert of Prague
- Jurgi festival, in ancient Latvia
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Sport Games on 23 April 1998
- Atlanta Hawks - Charlotte Hornets : 87 - 97
- Cleveland Cavaliers - Indiana Pacers : 77 - 106
- Houston Rockets - Utah Jazz : 103 - 90
- San Antonio Spurs - Phoenix Suns : 102 - 96
Division 2Football (France)
- Nice - Lille : 2 - 1
- Ajax - Willem II : 6 - 1
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1998 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Let's Ride - Montell Jordan Feat. Master P & Silkk The Shocker
- Next - Too Close
- All My Life/Don't Rush (Take Love Slowly) - K-Ci & JoJo
- Mya & Sisqo - It's All About Me
- Public Announcement - Body Bumpin' Yippie-Yi-Yo
- Aretha Franklin - A Rose Is Still A Rose
- Romeo And Juliet - Sylk-E. Fyne Featuring Chill
- Money, Power & Respect - The Lox [Featuring DMX & Lil' Kim]
- Usher - Nice & Slow
- Destiny's Child - No, No, No
Top #10 Latin songs
- No Se Olvidar - Alejandro Fernandez
- Una Fan Enamorada - Servando y Florentino
- Asi Fue - Juan Gabriel
- Por Que Te Conoci - Los Temerarios
- Si Tu Supieras - Tony Vega
- The Cup Of Life (The Official Song Of The World Cup, France '98) - Ricky Martin
- Si Tu Supieras - Alejandro Fernandez
- A Pesar De Todos - Ana Gabriel
- Lloran Las Rosas - Cristian
- Ricky Martin - Vuelve
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?