Tuesday February 24, 1998
US date format: 2/24/1998, UK date format: 24/2/1998
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 24, 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 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.
The Newton Boys, directed by Richard Linklater, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while Talking to Heaven by James Van Praagh was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Gardish.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Golden Nugget 64 or Carnivores.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 24, 1998?
- Independence Day in Estonia (1918; the Soviet period is considered illegal annexation).
- Flag Day in MTxico.
- St. Sergius
- Dragobete in Romania.
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- 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.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 24, 1998?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Celine Dion - My Heart Will Go On
- Usher - Nice & Slow
- Will Smith - Gettin' Jiggy Wit It
- Janet - Together Again
- Savage Garden - Truly Madly Deeply
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Uncle Sam - I Don't Ever Want To See You Again
- Boyz II Men - A Song For Mama
- Destiny's Child - No, No, No Part II
- Puff Daddy - Been Around The World
Top #8 songs in the UK
Sport Games on February 24, 1998
- 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
- Minnesota Timberwolves - San Antonio Spurs : 99 - 105
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Bradford - Port Vale : 2 - 1
- Huddersfield - Sunderland : 2 - 3
- Ipswich - Oxford : 5 - 2
- Reading - Man City : 3 - 0
- Stockport - Norwich : 2 - 2
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Bristol Rvs - Wycombe : 3 - 1
- Burnley - Wrexham : 1 - 2
- Chesterfield - Oldham : 2 - 1
- Fulham - Bournemouth : 0 - 1
- Gillingham - Northampton : 1 - 0
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Alloa - Cowdenbeath : 2 - 0
- Cardiff - Rotherham : 2 - 2
- Chester - Torquay : 1 - 3
- Doncaster - Darlington : 0 - 2
- Exeter - Brighton : 2 - 1
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on February 24, 1998?
On February 24, 1998 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is February 24, 1998?
On February 24, 1998 the zodiac sign was Pisces.
Who was the US President on February 24, 1998?
On February 24, 1998 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 24, 1998?
On February 24, 1998 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on February 24, 1998?
On February 24, 1998 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 24, 1998?
On February 24, 1998 several famous people were born including, Michaela Sliney, Tyanna Jones.
Which famous people died on February 24, 1998?
Famous people died on February 24, 1998 include, Antonio Prohias, Clara Fraser.
What was the number one song in February 24, 1998?
The number one song in the week of February 24, 1998 was My Heart Will Go On by Celine Dion in US and Doctor Jones by Aqua in UK.
What were the top hits on February 24, 1998?
The top hits on February 24, 1998 were My Heart Will Go On by Celine Dion, Nice & Slow by Usher, Gettin' Jiggy Wit It by Will Smith in US and Doctor Jones by Aqua, Big Mistake by Natalie Imbruglia, Never Ever by All Saints in UK.