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Thursday April 23, 1998

It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on April 23, 1998). 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 The Street Lawyer by John Grisham was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Flashback. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Age of Empires: The Rise of Rome or Arcade's Greatest Hits: The Atari Collection 2.
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What the sky looked like on 23 April 1998

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Movies

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

Little Men

Directed by: Rodney Gibbons

Starring: Kathleen Fee, Michael Caloz, Mariel Hemingway, Ben Cook

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Deep Impact

Directed by: Mimi Leder

Starring: Robert Duvall, Téa Leoni, Elijah Wood, Morgan Freeman

Country: United States

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Matter of Trust

Directed by: Joey Travolta

Starring: C. Thomas Howell, Joan Severance, Nick Mancuso, Robert Miano

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Body Count

Directed by: Robert Patton-Spruill

Starring: David Caruso, Linda Fiorentino, John Leguizamo, Ving Rhames

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Black Dog

Directed by: Kevin Hooks

Starring: Patrick Swayze, Randy Travis, Meat Loaf, Gabriel Casseus

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TV Series

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

Flashback

Directed by: Franco Amurri

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Open House

Directed by: Andrew Paquin

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Cardcaptor Sakura

Directed by: Morio Asaka

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Push

Directed by: Paul McGuigan

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Lost in Space

Directed by: Stephen Hopkins

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 April 1998 ?

Holidays:
  • 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
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Sport Games on 23 April 1998

NBA
American Basketball
  • 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
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Division 2
Football (France)
  • Nice - Lille : 2 - 1
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Eredivisie
Football (Netherlands)
  • Ajax - Willem II : 6 - 1
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on April 23, 1998 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1998 ?

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. Next - Too Close
  2. K-Ci & JoJo - All My Life
  3. Montell Jordan - Let's Ride
  4. Madonna - Frozen
  5. Shania Twain - You're Still The One
  6. Romeo And Juliet - Sylk-E Fyne
  7. Body Bumpin' Yippie-Yi-Yo - Public Announcement
  8. Savage Garden - Truly Madly Deeply
  9. Usher - Nice & Slow
  10. Sex And Candy - Marcy Playground
Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Let's Ride - Montell Jordan Feat. Master P & Silkk The Shocker
  2. Next - Too Close
  3. All My Life/Don't Rush (Take Love Slowly) - K-Ci & JoJo
  4. It's All About Me - Mya & Sisqo
  5. Body Bumpin' Yippie-Yi-Yo - Public Announcement
  6. Aretha Franklin - A Rose Is Still A Rose
  7. Romeo And Juliet - Sylk-E. Fyne Featuring Chill
  8. Money, Power & Respect - The Lox [Featuring DMX & Lil' Kim]
  9. Usher - Nice & Slow
  10. Destiny's Child - No, No, No
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. No Se Olvidar - Alejandro Fernandez
  2. Una Fan Enamorada - Servando y Florentino
  3. Asi Fue - Juan Gabriel
  4. Por Que Te Conoci - Los Temerarios
  5. Si Tu Supieras - Tony Vega
  6. The Cup Of Life (The Official Song Of The World Cup, France '98) - Ricky Martin
  7. Si Tu Supieras - Alejandro Fernandez
  8. A Pesar De Todos - Ana Gabriel
  9. Lloran Las Rosas - Cristian
  10. Ricky Martin - Vuelve
Top #5 songs in the UK
  1. It's Like That - Run-DMC vs Jason Nevins
  2. My Heart Will Go On - Celine Dion
  3. Savage Garden - Truly Madly Deeply
  4. La Primavera - Sash!
  5. Turn It Up / Fire It Up - Busta Rhymes

Books

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

The Street Lawyer

By: John Grisham

Michael Brock is billing the hours, making the money, rushing relentlessly to the top of Drake & Sweeney, a giant D.C. law firm. One step away from partnership, Michael has it all.

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Paradise

By: Toni Morrison

“They shoot the white girl first. With the rest they can take their time.” So begins Toni Morrison’s Paradise, which opens with a horrifying scene of mass violence and chronicles its genesis in an all-black small town in rural Oklahoma.

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With This Ring

By: Amanda Quick

Leo Drake, the "Mad Monk of Monkcrest," is notoriously eccentric and unquestionably reclusive. But he is also a noted antiquities expert, which is why Beatrice Poole has demanded his reluctant assistance.The

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Sudden Mischief

By: Robert B. Parker

Susan Silverman's ex doesn't call himself "Silverman" anymore--he's changed his name to "Sterling." And that's not the only thing that's phony about him.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

TOCA 2 Touring Cars

TOCA 2 Touring Cars

Platform: PlayStation Microsoft Windows

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Codemasters

Age of Empires: The Rise of Rome

Age of Empires: The Rise of Rome

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Microsoft

Star Wars: Rogue Squadron

Star Wars: Rogue Squadron

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Nintendo 64

Genre: Action, shooter

Publisher: Nintendo 64 NA LucasArts EU Nintendo Windows LucasArts; NA LucasArts; EU Nintendo

C3 Racing / Max Power Racing

C3 Racing / Max Power Racing

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Racing game

Publisher: Infogrames

Arcade's Greatest Hits: The Atari Collection 2

Arcade's Greatest Hits: The Atari Collection 2

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Midway (U.S.); GT Interactive (Europe)

Home videos

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

Anaconda

Studio: Columbia TriStar Home Video

Format: DVD release

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Dirty Work

Studio: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Format: VHS release

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The Black Cauldron

Studio: Walt Disney Home Video

Format: VHS release

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Ghosts of Mississippi

Studio: Columbia TriStar Home Video

Format: VHS release

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Why Do Fools Fall in Love

Studio: Warner Home Video

Format: VHS release

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