Monday February 23, 1998

US date format: 2/23/1998, UK date format: 23/2/1998

It was Monday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 23, 1998). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Darian Orlando . In that special week of February people in US were listening to My Heart Will Go On by Celine Dion. In UK Doctor Jones by Aqua was in the top 5 hits. The Newton Boys, directed by Richard Linklater, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998 while Talking to Heaven by James Van Praagh was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Gardish. If you liked videogames you were probably playing The ClueFinders 3rd Grade Adventures: The Mystery of Mathra or Chameleon Twist 2.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Milburga
  • Roman Empire - Terminalia held in honor of Terminus.
  • Russia - Defender of the Fatherland Day (formerly Red Army Day or Day of Soviet Army and Navy).
  • Blessed odilia of Mombeek
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Events

  • Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Charleston SC on WAVF 96.1 FM
  • US Supreme Court lets Megan's Law stand.
  • Osama bin Laden publishes a fatwa declaring jihad against all Jews and ''Crusaders''; the latter term is commonly interpreted to refer to the people of Europe and the United States.
  • In the United States, tornadoes in central Florida destroy or damage 2,600 structures and kill 42.

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Movies

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The Newton Boys

The Newton Boys

Directed by: Richard Linklater

Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Ethan Hawke, Skeet Ulrich, Vincent D'Onofrio

The Man in the Iron Mask

The Man in the Iron Mask

Directed by: Randall Wallace

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jeremy Irons, John Malkovich, Gérard Depardieu

Country: United States of America

U.S. Marshals

U.S. Marshals

Directed by: Stuart Baird

Starring: Tommy Lee Jones, Wesley Snipes, Robert Downey Jr., Joe Pantoliano

Twilight

Twilight

Directed by: Robert Benton

Starring: Paul Newman, Susan Sarandon, Gene Hackman, Reese Witherspoon

Gunshy

Gunshy

Directed by: Jeff Celentano

Starring: William Petersen, Michael Wincott, Diane Lane, Kevin Gage

Sport Games on February 23, 1998

Sport Games on February 23, 1998


NBA

American Basketball
  • Charlotte Hornets - Denver Nuggets : 118 - 98
  • Cleveland Cavaliers - Chicago Bulls : 75 - 97
  • Sacramento Kings - Detroit Pistons : 85 - 111
  • Seattle SuperSonics - Los Angeles Clippers : 101 - 100
See all Basketball game results of February 23, 1998

Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • Ein Frankfurt - Wattenscheid : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of February 23, 1998

La Liga Primera Division

Football (Spain)
  • Ath Madrid - Zaragoza : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of February 23, 1998

Division 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Hamilton - St Mirren : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of February 23, 1998

TV Series

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Gardish

Gardish

Directed by: Priyadarshan

Sparsh

Sparsh

Dawson's Creek

Dawson's Creek

Directed by: Steve Miner

Unfinished Business

Unfinished Business

Directed by: Ken Scott

Stella Street

Stella Street

Directed by: Peter Richardson

Days to next February 23

If February 23, 1998 is your birthday you're 22 years, 7 months, 8 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 22 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Talking to Heaven by James Van Praagh

Talking to Heaven

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Talking to Heaven: A Medium's Message of Life After Death

Tuesdays With Morrie by Mitch Albom

Tuesdays With Morrie

By:

Maybe it was a grandparent, or a teacher, or a colleague. Someone older, patient and wise, who understood you when you were young and searching, helped you see the world as a more profound place, gave you sound advice to …

The Street Lawyer by John Grisham

The Street Lawyer

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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.

Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer

Into Thin Air

By:

National Bestseller A bank of clouds was assembling on the not-so-distant horizon, but journalist-mountaineer Jon Krakauer, standing on the summit of Mt. Everest, saw nothing that "suggested that a murderous storm was bearing down."

The Partner by John Grisham

The Partner

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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLEROnce he was a well-liked, well-paid young partner in a thriving Mississippi law firm. Then Patrick Lanigan stole ninety million dollars from his own firm—and ran for his life.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Close Combat III: The Russian Front

Close Combat III: The Russian Front

Platform: Windows

Genre: Real-time tactics

Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios

StarCraft

StarCraft

Platform: Microsoft Windows, MacOS/OS X, Nintendo 64

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Blizzard Entertainment

The ClueFinders 3rd Grade Adventures: The Mystery of Mathra

The ClueFinders 3rd Grade Adventures: The Mystery of Mathra

Platform: PC (Windows, Macintosh)

Genre: Educational/Adventure/Mystery

Publisher: The Learning Company

Back Track

Back Track

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Game Boy Advance

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Telegames

Chameleon Twist 2

Chameleon Twist 2

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Sunsoft

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $63.44
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $20.12
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $80.94
  • General Electric GE: opens at $78.12
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $103.44

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on February 23, 1998?

On February 23, 1998 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is February 23, 1998?

On February 23, 1998 the zodiac sign was Pisces.

Who was the US President on February 23, 1998?

On February 23, 1998 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 23, 1998?

On February 23, 1998 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on February 23, 1998?

On February 23, 1998 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on February 23, 1998?

On February 23, 1998 several famous people were born including, Darian Orlando.

What was the number one song in February 23, 1998?

The number one song in the week of February 23, 1998 was My Heart Will Go On by Celine Dion in US and Doctor Jones by Aqua in UK.

What were the top hits on February 23, 1998?

The top hits on February 23, 1998 were My Heart Will Go On by Celine Dion, Nice & Slow by Usher, Gettin' Jiggy Wit It by Will Smith in US and Doctor Jones by Aqua, Big Mistake by Natalie Imbruglia, Never Ever by All Saints in UK.


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