Saturday January 23, 1999
US date format: 1/23/1999, UK date format: 23/1/1999
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 23, 1999). 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 Jaron Furches and Ariyanna Ingram.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Have You Ever? by Brandy.
In UK Heartbeat / Tragedy by Steps was in the top 5 hits.
Trick, directed by Jim Fall, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while Rainbow Six by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Sopranos.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Creatures 3 or Pharaoh.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 23, 1999?
- 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
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 23, 1999?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Deborah Cox - Nobody's Supposed To Be Here
- Brandy - Have You Ever?
- Faith Evans - Love Like This
- Total Featuring Missy Elliott - Trippin'
- Dru Hill - These Are The Times
- R. Kelly - When A Woman's Fed Up
- Jay-Z Featuring Amil (Of Major Coinz) & Ja - Can I Get A...
- Lauryn Hill - Ex-Factor
- Lauryn Hill - Doo Wop (That Thing)
- BLACKstreet & Mya Featuring Mase & Blinky Blink - Take Me There
Sport Games on January 23, 1999
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Anderlecht - Westerlo : 3 - 2
- Lierse - Charleroi : 4 - 0
- Lokeren - Beveren : 4 - 3
- Lommel - Club Brugge : 2 - 1
- Oostende - Kortrijk : 1 - 3
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Ath Bilbao - Betis : 0 - 0
La Liga Segunda DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Barcelona B - Las Palmas : 1 - 2
- Leganes - Logrones : 1 - 1
- Ourense - Compostela : 0 - 2
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Watford - West Brom : 0 - 2
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?