Tuesday November 24, 1998
US date format: 11/24/1998, UK date format: 24/11/1998
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on November 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 Peyton Meyer and Bradley Steven Perry.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Lately by Divine.
In UK Believe by Cher was in the top 5 hits.
A Murder of Crows, directed by Rowdy Herrington, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while Welcome To The World by Fannie Flagg was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Grafters.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Godzilla Trading Battle or Unreal.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 24, 1998?
- Roman festivals - in the Byzantine empire the Brumalia (a wine festival) were celebrated from this day until the winter solstice
- R.C. Saints - Saint Andrew Dung-Lac and other Vietnamese martyrs
- Also see November 24 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Feast Day of St. Colman - Cobh, Ireland
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- Second Congo War: Reports from the Republic of the Congo say that twelve people drowned in a Congolese river when a marine patrol boat tried to intercept a canoe in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. River traffic was suspended between the two countries for security reasons after the Second Congo War began. (BBC)
- A declassified report by Swiss IOC official Marc Hodler reveals that bribes had been used to bring the 2002 Winter Olympics to Salt Lake City during bidding process in 1995. The International Olympic Committee, the Salt Lake Organizing Committee, the United States Olympic Committee and the United States Department of Justice immediately launch an investigation into the scandal.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 24, 1998?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Deborah Cox - Nobody's Supposed To Be Here
- Lauryn Hill - Doo Wop (That Thing)
- Divine - Lately
- Faith Evans - Love Like This
- Dru Hill Featuring Redman - How Deep Is Your Love
- Jay-Z Featuring Amil (Of Major Coinz) & Ja - Can I Get A...
- Total Featuring Missy Elliott - Trippin'
- Aaron Hall - All The Places (I Will Kiss You)
- 112 Featuring Mase - Love Me
- JAY-Z - Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem)
Sport Games on November 24, 1998
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Dortmund - Hamburg : 2 - 1
- Schalke 04 - Werder Bremen : 1 - 2
Division 2Football (France)
- Gueugnon - Valence : 2 - 1
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Hibernian - St Mirren : 4 - 1
- Stockport - Bolton : 0 - 1
- Heerenveen - Cambuur : 1 - 1
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Days to next November 24If November 24, 1998 is your birthday you're 21 years, 10 months, 7 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 23 days.
What news were making the headlines those days in November 1998?
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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- General Electric GE: opens at $93.75
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $165.50
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on November 24, 1998?
On November 24, 1998 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is November 24, 1998?
On November 24, 1998 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.
Who was the US President on November 24, 1998?
On November 24, 1998 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 24, 1998?
On November 24, 1998 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on November 24, 1998?
On November 24, 1998 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on November 24, 1998?
On November 24, 1998 several famous people were born including, Peyton Meyer, Bradley Steven Perry.
What was the number one song in November 24, 1998?
The number one song in the week of November 24, 1998 was Lately by Divine in US and Believe by Cher in UK.
What were the top hits on November 24, 1998?
The top hits on November 24, 1998 were Lately by Divine, Doo Wop (That Thing) by Lauryn Hill, Nobody's Supposed To Be Here by Deborah Cox in US and Believe by Cher, Would You? by Touch & Go, If You Buy This Record Your Life Will Be Better by The Tamperer featuring Maya in UK.