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 birth chart 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..
Which were the important events of November 24, 1999?
- 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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- Hilary Minster: British actor (Born 1944).
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 24, 1999?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Donell Jones - U Know What's Up
- Ideal - Get Gone
- Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott Featuring NAS, EVE & Q-Tip - Hot Boyz
- Marc Nelson - 15 Minutes
- Mint Condition - If You Love Me
- Deborah Cox With R.L. - We Can't Be Friends
- Brian McKnight - Back At One
- Puff Daddy Featuring R. Kelly - Satisfy You
- Sole Featuring JT Money & Kandi - 4, 5, 6
- Eric Benet Featuring Tamia - Spend My Life With You
Sport Games on November 24, 1999
- 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
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Ipswich - Wolves : 1 - 0
- Man City - Barnsley : 3 - 1
- Nott'm Forest - Portsmouth : 2 - 0
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Reading - Burnley : 0 - 0
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Hibernian - St Johnstone : 0 - 1
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
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