Monday March 23, 1998
US date format: 3/23/1998, UK date format: 23/3/1998
It was Monday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on March 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 Marine Lo Iacono .
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Gettin' Jiggy Wit It by Will Smith.
In UK My Heart Will Go On by Celine Dion was in the top 5 hits.
Taxi, directed by Gérard Pirès, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while Here on Earth by Alice Hoffman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Cardcaptor Sakura.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Looney Tunes: Carrot Crazy or Extreme-G 2.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 23, 1998?
- Saint Rebecca (d.1914)
- Roman Empire - Tubilustrium was held in honor of Mars.
- Ancient Latvia - Lieldienas held in honor of Mara and other pagan goddesses.
- Pakistan - National Day (Republic Day).
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- 70th Academy Awards: Titanic wins 11 Oscars, Jack Nicholson best actor, Helen Hunt best actress.
- 70th Academy Awards ceremony held in Shrine Auditorium Los Angeles, California.
- The 70th Academy Awards ceremony, hosted for the 6th time by Billy Crystal, is held at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California. Titanic wins 11 Oscars including Best Picture.
- Marine Lo Iacono: French Lorraine young prodigy, she...
- Gerald Stano: American serial killer (Born 1951).
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 23, 1998?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Montell Jordan Feat. Master P & Silkk The Shocker - Let's Ride
- Destiny's Child - No, No, No
- Usher - Nice & Slow
- Public Announcement - Body Bumpin' Yippie-Yi-Yo
- Next - Too Close
- K-Ci & JoJo - All My Life/Don't Rush (Take Love Slowly)
- SWV - Rain
- Mase Featuring Total - What You Want
- Lord Tariq & Peter Gunz - Deja Vu [Uptown Baby]
- 2Pac Featuring Eric Williams - Do For Love
Sport Games on March 23, 1998
- Boston Celtics - Chicago Bulls : 88 - 111
- Detroit Pistons - Philadelphia 76ers : 94 - 79
- Los Angeles Clippers - Vancouver Grizzlies : 95 - 106
- Los Angeles Lakers - Denver Nuggets : 107 - 86
- Minnesota Timberwolves - Dallas Mavericks : 87 - 91
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Ein Frankfurt - Freiburg : 2 - 0
Ethniki KatigoriaFootball (Greece)
- AEK - Apollon : 1 - 0
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next March 23If March 23, 1998 is your birthday you're 22 years, 5 months, 30 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 1 day.
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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