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.
Solomon & Gaenor, directed by Paul Morrison, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while Homeport by Nora Roberts was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Calypso.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Egypt 1156 B.C.: Tomb of the Pharaoh or Cabela's Big Game Hunter III: The Next Harvest.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 23 April 1999
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 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
- 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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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1999 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- TLC - No Scrubs
- Busta Rhymes Featuring Janet - What's It Gonna Be?!
- Who Dat - JT Money Featuring Sole
- Whitney Houston Feat. Faith Evans & Kelly Price - Heartbreak Hotel
- Silk - If You (Lovin' Me)
- Jesse Powell - You
- All Night Long - Faith Evans Featuring Puff Daddy
- Shanice - When I Close My Eyes
- Tyrese - Sweet Lady
- Anywhere - 112 Featuring Lil'z
Top #10 Latin songs
- Ricky Martin - Livin' La Vida Loca
- Marco Antonio Solis - Si Te Pudiera Mentir
- Una Voz En El Alma - Millie
- Inevitable - Shakira
- Tu - Noelia
- Por Mujeres Como Tu - Tito Rojas
- Me Estoy Acostumbrando A Ti - Pepe Aguilar
- Me Voy A Quitar De En Medio - Vicente Fernandez
- Conjunto Primavera - Necesito Decirte
- Nina Bonita - Grupo Mania
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?