Sunday 24 May 1998
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
In that special week of May people in US were listening to My All by Mariah Carey.
In UK Under The Bridge / Lady Marmalade by All Saints was in the top 5 hits.
Kiki's Delivery Service, directed by Hayao Miyazaki, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while The Horse Whisperer by Nicholas Evans was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Gunfighters of the West.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Marvel vs. Capcom: Clash of Super Heroes or The Fifth Element.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 24 May 1998 ?
- Aldersgate Day (Methodism).
- Canada: Victoria Day, on this date or the Monday before it. In Quebec, it is known as National Patriotes Day (JournTe nationale des patriotes). The holiday is often referred to as "May Two-Four," -- a "two-four" being slang for a case of beer with 24 bottles or cans.
- Bermuda: Bermuda Day.
- Eritrea: National Day.
- Macedonia: Saints Cyril and Methodius Day celebrated as Macedonian Script and Culture Day.
- Saints Donatianus and Rogatianus
- Saint Amadl
- Saint Suzanna
- Mary, Help of the Christians
- Saint Sarah is celebrated in Camargue, France by the Roma or Gypsies.
- Bulgaria: Saints Cyril and Methodius Day celebrated as Bulgarian Education and Culture, and Slavonic Script Day.
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- Indianapolis 500 race
- Wins J C Penney LPGA Skins Game
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1998 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Mariah Carey - My All
- Next - Too Close
- Janet - I Get Lonely
- Shania Twain - You're Still The One
- The Backstreet Boys - Everybody (Backstreet's Back)
- Mya - It's All About Me
- Savage Garden - Truly Madly Deeply
- Xscape - The Arms Of The One Who Loves You
- K-Ci & JoJo - All My Life
- Public Announcement - Body Bumpin' Yippie-Yi-Yo
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Sport Games on 24 May 1998
- Utah Jazz - Los Angeles Lakers : 96 - 92
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Stuttgarter K - Cottbus : 2 - 1
Serie BFootball (Italy)
- Ancona - Pescara : 0 - 0
- Chievo - Treviso : 1 - 0
- C. Sangro - Foggia : 0 - 1
- Lucchese - Venezia : 2 - 0
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