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Tuesday 24 February 1998

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Michaela Sliney and Tyanna Jones. 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. Dark City, directed by Alex Proyas, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998 while Citizen Soldiers by Stephen E. Ambrose was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching If I Ruled the World. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gauntlet Legends or Golden Nugget 64.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Dark City

Directed by: Alex Proyas

Starring: Rufus Sewell, Kiefer Sutherland, Jennifer Connelly

Country: United States

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The Wedding Singer

Directed by: Frank Coraci

Starring: Adam Sandler, Drew Barrymore, Christine Taylor

Country: United States

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Directed by: Barry Levinson

Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Sharon Stone, Samuel L. Jackson

Country: United States

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Spice World

Directed by: Bob Spiers

Starring: Melanie Brown, Emma Bunton, Melanie Chisholm

Country: United States

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Directed by: Gregory Hoblit

Starring: Denzel Washington, John Goodman, Donald Sutherland

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

If I Ruled the World

Starring: Clive Anderson, Graeme Garden, Jeremy Hardy

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland


Starring: Joan Nederlof, Maureen Teeuwen, Marcel Musters, Finn Poncin

Country: Netherlands

Premier Passions

Starring: Gina McKee, Peter Reid

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The George Jones Show

Starring: George Jones

Country: United States

This Morning with Richard Not Judy

Starring: Stewart Lee, Richard Herring, Kevin Eldon, Paul Putner

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 February 1998 ?

  • Independence Day in Estonia (1918; the Soviet period is considered illegal annexation).
  • Flag Day in MTxico.
  • St. Sergius
  • Dragobete in Romania.
  • St. Matthias
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Famous Deaths:
  • Elton John knighted
  • NHL resumes season since February 8th to accommodate the Olympics.
  • Hustler publisher Larry Flynt is acquitted on charges of defaming Jerry Falwell.

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Sport Games on 24 February 1998

American Basketball
  • Golden State Warriors - New York Knicks : 87 - 82
  • Houston Rockets - Washington Wizards : 112 - 124
  • Los Angeles Lakers - Milwaukee Bucks : 98 - 81
  • Miami Heat - Utah Jazz : 104 - 102
See all Basketball game results of 24 February 1998
Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Bradford - Port Vale : 2 - 1
  • Huddersfield - Sunderland : 2 - 3
  • Ipswich - Oxford : 5 - 2
  • Reading - Man City : 3 - 0
See all Football game results of 24 February 1998
Division 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Bristol Rvs - Wycombe : 3 - 1
  • Burnley - Wrexham : 1 - 2
  • Chesterfield - Oldham : 2 - 1
  • Fulham - Bournemouth : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of 24 February 1998
Division 3
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Alloa - Cowdenbeath : 2 - 0
  • Cardiff - Rotherham : 2 - 2
  • Chester - Torquay : 1 - 3
  • Doncaster - Darlington : 0 - 2
See all Football game results of 24 February 1998

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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Citizen Soldiers

By: Stephen E. Ambrose

From Stephen E. Ambrose, bestselling author of Band of Brothers and D-Day, the inspiring story of the ordinary men of the U.S. army in northwest Europe from the day after D-Day until the end of the bitterest days of World ...

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Don't Sweat the Small Stuff ... And It's All Small Stuff

By: Richard Carlson

This groundbreaking inspirational guide--a classic in the self-help genre--shows you how to put challenges in perspective, reduce stress and anxiety through small daily changes, and find the path to achieving your goals.

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Simple Abundance

By: Sarah Ban Breathnach

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLEROver 7 million copies sold in 30 languages!Simple Abundance is a book of evocative essays - one for every day of the year - for women who wish to live by their own lights.

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The God Of Small Things

By: Arundhati Roy

Compared favorably to the works of Faulkner and Dickens, Arundhati Roy’s debut novel is a modern classic that has been read and loved worldwide.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Gauntlet Legends

Platform: Arcade, Nintendo 64, PlayStation, Dreamcast

Genre: Hack and slash, dungeon crawl

Publisher: Atari Games Midway Games (home versions)

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Carmageddon II: Carpocalypse Now

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS

Genre: Vehicular combat, racing

Publisher: Sales Curve Interactive

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Daytona USA 2

Daytona USA 2

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing game

Publisher: Sega

Golden Nugget 64

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Casino

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Platform: Arcade, PlayStation, PlayStation 2

Genre: Rhythm

Publisher: Konami, Konami Digital Entertainment

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