Friday 23 April 1999
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
In that special week of April people in US were listening to No Scrubs by TLC.
In UK Flat Beat by Mr Oizo was in the top 5 hits.
eXistenZ, directed by David Cronenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Plats bruts.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bust a Groove 2 or The ClueFinders 6th grade Adventures: The Empire of the Plant People.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- 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 1999
- Atlanta Hawks - Washington Wizards : 89 - 78
- Boston Celtics - Chicago Bulls : 100 - 71
- Charlotte Hornets - New York Knicks : 105 - 110
- Cleveland Cavaliers - Milwaukee Bucks : 75 - 79
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Dortmund - Werder Bremen : 2 - 1
- Stuttgart - Leverkusen : 0 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Cottbus - Ulm : 3 - 0
- Dusseldorf - FC Koln : 2 - 1
- St Pauli - Mainz : 2 - 1
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Bury - Bolton : 2 - 1
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