Friday January 23, 1998
US date format: 1/23/1998, UK date format: 23/1/1998
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius (see zodiac on January 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 XXXTentacion and Eliza Evans.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Truly Madly Deeply by Savage Garden.
In UK Never Ever by All Saints was in the top 5 hits.
Sweet Jane, directed by Joe Gayton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while The Perfect Storm by Sebastian Junger was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Sparsh.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Clan Lord or 3D Maze Man.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 23, 1998?
- Pie Day
- The Saddest day of the year is January 23 according to a recent study completed by the Cardiff University in Cardiff, Wales (a part of the Russell Group of British universities). 
- Roman Catholic Church: Feast of Blessed Marianne of Molokai
- Pope John Paul II condemns US embargo against Cuba.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 23, 1998?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #5 R&B songs
Top #5 Latin songs
- Alejandro Fernandez Featuring Gloria Estefan - En El Jardin
- Luis Miguel - Contigo (Estar Contigo)
- Ana Gabriel - A Pesar De Todos
- Alejandro Fernandez - Si Tu Supieras
- Cristian - Si Tu Me Amaras
Sport Games on January 23, 1998
- Boston Celtics - Atlanta Hawks : 89 - 85
- Chicago Bulls - New Jersey Nets : 100 - 98
- Dallas Mavericks - San Antonio Spurs : 75 - 81
- Denver Nuggets - Phoenix Suns : 77 - 93
- Orlando Magic - Miami Heat : 90 - 102
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- Molenbeek - Anderlecht : 2 - 2
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $59.56
- Apple AAPL: opens at $19.37
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $138.75
- General Electric GE: opens at $75.56
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $99.81
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on January 23, 1998?
On January 23, 1998 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is January 23, 1998?
On January 23, 1998 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on January 23, 1998?
On January 23, 1998 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 23, 1998?
On January 23, 1998 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on January 23, 1998?
On January 23, 1998 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on January 23, 1998?
On January 23, 1998 several famous people were born including, XXXTentacion , Eliza Evans, Will Power.
What was the number one song in January 23, 1998?
The number one song in the week of January 23, 1998 was Truly Madly Deeply by Savage Garden in US and Never Ever by All Saints in UK.
What were the top hits on January 23, 1998?
The top hits on January 23, 1998 were Truly Madly Deeply by Savage Garden, How Do I Live by LeAnn Rimes, Together Again by Janet in US and Never Ever by All Saints, Perfect Day by Various Artists, Too Much by The Spice Girls in UK.