Friday 23 July 1999
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Wild Wild West by Will Smith.
In UK 9pm (Till I Come) by ATB was in the top 5 hits.
The Thomas Crown Affair, directed by John McTiernan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while Hannibal by Thomas Harris was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Mayfair Set.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Pac-Man World 20th Anniversary or V-Rally 2.
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Which were the important events of 23 July 1999 ?
- Egypt - Revolution Day (1952)
- St. Liborius
- Catholic - the feasts of at least 2 saints: St. Apollinaris
- Rastafari movement - Celebration of the birthday of Haile Selassie
- Roman Empire - Neptunalia held in honor of Neptune
- Libya - Revolution Day
- Papua New Guinea - Remembrance Day
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- King Hassan: II of Morocco (Born 1929).
- ANA Flight 61 is hijacked in Tokyo, Japan.
- The Woodstock 99 festival is held in New York.
- Space shuttle Columbia blasts off, carrying 12 Proof 2000-W Sacagawea half-ounce 0.9167 fine gold dollar pieces into space.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1999 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Will Smith - Wild Wild West
- Destiny's Child - Bills, Bills, Bills
- Christina Aguilera - Genie In A Bottle
- Pearl Jam - Last Kiss
- Jennifer Lopez - If You Had My Love
- The Backstreet Boys - I Want It That Way
- Whitney Houston - It's Not Right But It's Okay
- Ricky Martin - Livin' La Vida Loca
- Smash Mouth - All Star
- 702 - Where My Girls At?
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