Wednesday June 24, 1998
US date format: 6/24/1998, UK date format: 24/6/1998
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on June 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 Tana Mongeau and Coy Stewart.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to The Boy Is Mine by Brandy & Monica.
In UK C'est La Vie by B*Witched was in the top 5 hits.
Lethal Weapon 4, directed by Richard Donner, 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 Get Real.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing CarnEvil or Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six/Tom Clancy's Rainbow 6.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 24, 1998?
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Saint John the Baptist, patron saint of QuTbec
- Discovery Day in Newfoundland and Labrador (celebrating the 1497 discovery by John Cabot)
- Bannockburn Day in Scotland (see 1314 above)
- Quarter days in England
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 24, 1998?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Brandy & Monica - The Boy Is Mine
- Jon B - They Don't Know/Are U Still Down
- Next - Too Close
- Janet Featuring BLACKstreet - I Get Lonely
- Usher - My Way
- Mariah Carey - My All/Breakdown
- Nicole Featuring Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott & Mocha - Make It Hot
- Big Punisher Featuring Joe - Still Not A Player
- Mya & Sisqo - It's All About Me
- Xscape - The Arms Of The One Who Loves You
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next June 24If June 24, 1998 is your birthday you're 22 years, 3 months, 1 day old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 30 days.
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?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $72.00
- Apple AAPL: opens at $27.75
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $101.69
- General Electric GE: opens at $88.00
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $111.87