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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 23, 1998?
- 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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- 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.
- Darian Orlando: YouTube Star.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 23, 1998?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Celine Dion - My Heart Will Go On
- Usher - Nice & Slow
- Will Smith - Gettin' Jiggy Wit It
- Janet - Together Again
- Savage Garden - Truly Madly Deeply
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Uncle Sam - I Don't Ever Want To See You Again
- Boyz II Men - A Song For Mama
- Destiny's Child - No, No, No Part II
- Puff Daddy - Been Around The World
Top #8 songs in the UK
Sport Games on February 23, 1998
- 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
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Ein Frankfurt - Wattenscheid : 2 - 1
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Ath Madrid - Zaragoza : 2 - 1
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Hamilton - St Mirren : 1 - 1
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 23If 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.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
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- 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.