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Friday 23 April 1999

It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on April 23, 1999). 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. Solomon & Gaenor, directed by Paul Morrison, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999 while The Greatest Generation by Tom Brokaw was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Calypso. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Wars: X-Wing Alliance or Cabela's Big Game Hunter III: The Next Harvest.
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What the sky looked like on 23 April 1999

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

Solomon & Gaenor

Directed by: Paul Morrison

Starring: Ioan Gruffudd, Nia Roberts, Sue Jones-Davies, William Thomas

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A Midsummer Night's Dream

Directed by: Michael Hoffman

Starring: Kevin Kline, Michelle Pfeiffer, Rupert Everett, Stanley Tucci

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The Settlement

Directed by: Mark Steilen

Starring: John C. Reilly, William Fichtner, Kelly McGillis, David Rasche

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Restraining Order

Directed by: Lee H. Katzin

Starring: Eric Roberts, Hannes Jaenicke, Tatjana Patitz, Dean Stockwell

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Hidden Agenda

Directed by: Iain Paterson

Starring: Kevin Dillon, Andrea Roth, J.T. Walsh, Christopher Plummer

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Pet Shop of Horrors

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Directed by: Beatriz Sheridan

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The Awful Truth

Directed by: Leo McCarey

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Days Like These

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 April 1999 ?

  • 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 1999

American Basketball
  • 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
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Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Dortmund - Werder Bremen : 2 - 1
  • Stuttgart - Leverkusen : 0 - 1
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Cottbus - Ulm : 3 - 0
  • Dusseldorf - FC Koln : 2 - 1
  • St Pauli - Mainz : 2 - 1
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Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Bury - Bolton : 2 - 1
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on April 23, 1999 - Geocentric view

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

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 Century

By: Peter Jennings, Todd Brewster

What was it like to watch the Wright Brothers soar into the sky? To hear the first crackling voice aired on the radio? To cower in the ghastly trenches of Europe during World War I? To lose everything in the ...

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By: Nora Roberts

An art expert and a thief get caught in a dangerous game in this novel of daring deception and desire from #1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts. After

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Single & Single

By: John le Carré

John le Carré's classic novels deftly navigate readers through the intricate shadow worlds of international intrigue with unsurpassed skill and knowledge, and have earned him unprecedented worldwide acclaim.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Crusaders of Might and Magic

Platform: Windows, PlayStation

Genre: Action RPG

Publisher: The 3DO Company

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Star Wars: X-Wing Alliance

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Space simulation

Publisher: LucasArts

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Ape Escape

Platform: PlayStation, PlayStation Portable

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment

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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

Corsairs: Conquest at Sea

Platform: Microsoft Windows 9x

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: Microïds

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Home videos

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

Bride of Chucky

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Saving Private Ryan

Studio: DreamWorks

Format: VHS release

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Saving Private Ryan

Studio: DreamWorks

Format: Laserdisc release

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National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation

Studio: VHS release; part of the Warner Bros. Family Entertainment Collection

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