Wednesday November 24, 1999

US date format: 11/24/1999, UK date format: 24/11/1999

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see zodiac on November 24, 1999). 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 Macaulay Callard and Ryan Mislich. In that special week of November people in US were listening to Smooth by Santana. In UK Keep On Movin' by Five was in the top 5 hits. Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo, directed by Mike Mitchell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999 while A Man Named Dave by Dave Pelzer was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Casting Couch. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dance Dance Revolution: Best of Cool Dancers or Codename Eagle.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 1999, at November 24 across the years or at November 1999 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • 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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Movies

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Fight Club

Fight Club

Directed by: David Fincher

Starring: Brad Pitt, Edward Norton, Meat Loaf, Zach Grenier

Country: United States of America

American Beauty

American Beauty

Directed by: Sam Mendes

Starring: Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Thora Birch, Wes Bentley

Country: United States of America

The Insider

The Insider

Directed by: Michael Mann

Starring: Russell Crowe, Al Pacino, Christopher Plummer, Diane Venora

Country: United States of America

Being John Malkovich

Being John Malkovich

Directed by: Spike Jonze

Starring: John Cusack, Cameron Diaz, Catherine Keener, John Malkovich

Country: United States of America

Wo de fu qin mu qin

Wo de fu qin mu qin

Directed by: Yimou Zhang

Starring: Ziyi Zhang, Honglei Sun, Hao Zheng, Yulian Zhao

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 24, 1999?
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Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - U Know What's Up
  2. - Get Gone
  3. - Hot Boyz
  4. - 15 Minutes
  5. - If You Love Me

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Llegar A Ti
  2. - O Tu O Ninguna
  3. - Dimelo [I Need To Know]
  4. - Alguna Vez
  5. - Escuchame
Sport Games on November 24, 1999

Sport Games on November 24, 1999


NBA

American Basketball
  • Atlanta Hawks - Miami Heat : 91 - 93
  • Chicago Bulls - Milwaukee Bucks : 95 - 102
  • Dallas Mavericks - Orlando Magic : 100 - 112
  • New Jersey Nets - Golden State Warriors : 92 - 84
  • Portland Trail Blazers - Minnesota Timberwolves : 88 - 81
See all Basketball game results of November 24, 1999

Division 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Ipswich - Wolves : 1 - 0
  • Man City - Barnsley : 3 - 1
  • Nott'm Forest - Portsmouth : 2 - 0
See all Football game results of November 24, 1999

Division 2

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Reading - Burnley : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of November 24, 1999

Premier League

UK Soccer
  • Hibernian - St Johnstone : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of November 24, 1999

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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The West Wing

The West Wing

Written by:

Starring: Allison Janney, John Spencer, Bradley Whitford, Martin Sheen

Country: United States of America

Spaced

Spaced

Starring: Jessica Hynes, Simon Pegg, Julia Deakin, Nick Frost

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Walking with Dinosaurs

Walking with Dinosaurs

Starring: Kenneth Branagh

Let Them Eat Cake

Let Them Eat Cake

Directed by: Alexis Krasilovsky

Not for Ourselves Alone: The Story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony

Not for Ourselves Alone: The Story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony

How old am I?

If November 24, 1999 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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A Man Named Dave by Dave Pelzer

A Man Named Dave

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A Man Named Dave, which has sold over 1 million copies, is the gripping conclusion to Dave Pelzer’s inspirational and New York Times bestselling trilogy that began with A

Timeline by Michael Crichton

Timeline

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In an Arizona desert a man wanders in a daze, speaking words that make no sense. Within twenty-four hours he is dead, his body swiftly cremated by his only known associates.

Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban by J. K. Rowling

Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban

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The third book in the bestselling Harry Potter series, now illustrated in glorious full color by award-winning artist Jim Kay! For twelve long years, the dread fortress of Azkaban held an infamous prisoner named Sirius Black.

Galileo'S Daughter by Dava Sobel

Galileo'S Daughter

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Inspired by a long fascination with Galileo, and by the remarkable surviving letters of his daughter Maria Celeste, a cloistered nun, Dava Sobel has crafted a biography that dramatically recolors the

Hearts in Atlantis by Stephen King

Hearts in Atlantis

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Stephen King, whose first novel, Carrie, was published in 1974, the year before the last U.S. troops withdrew from Vietnam, is the first hugely popular writer of the TV generation.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Dance Dance Revolution: Best of Cool Dancers

Dance Dance Revolution: Best of Cool Dancers

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Music, Exercise

Publisher: Konami

Beatmania IIDX Club Version

Beatmania IIDX Club Version

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Music

Publisher: Konami Computer Entertainment Tokyo

Biomotor Unitron

Biomotor Unitron

Platform: Neo Geo Pocket Color

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: SNK Playmore

ChuChu Rocket!

ChuChu Rocket!

Platform: Game Boy Advance, iOS, Android

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Sega

Codename Eagle

Codename Eagle

Platform: Windows 95/98

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Take-Two Interactive

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $77.87
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $93.00
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $89.56
  • General Electric GE: opens at $137.63
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $105.00

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on November 24, 1999?

On November 24, 1999 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is November 24, 1999?

On November 24, 1999 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.

Who was the US President on November 24, 1999?

On November 24, 1999 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 24, 1999?

On November 24, 1999 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on November 24, 1999?

On November 24, 1999 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on November 24, 1999?

On November 24, 1999 several famous people were born including, Macaulay Callard, Ryan Mislich.

Which famous people died on November 24, 1999?

Famous people died on November 24, 1999 include, Hilary Minster.

What was the number one song in November 24, 1999?

The number one song in the week of November 24, 1999 was Smooth by Santana in US and Keep On Movin' by Five in UK.

What were the top hits on November 24, 1999?

The top hits on November 24, 1999 were Smooth by Santana, Back At One by Brian McKnight, I Need To Know by Marc Anthony in US and Keep On Movin' by Five, If I Could Turn Back The Hands Of Time by R Kelly, Lift Me Up by Geri Halliwell in UK.