Thursday June 25, 1998
US date format: 6/25/1998, UK date format: 25/6/1998
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on June 25, 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.
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 A Monk Swimming by Malachy McCourt was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Get Real.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing TOCA 2 Touring Cars or Blaze and Blade: Eternal Quest.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 25, 1998?
- Microsoft releases the Windows 98 operting system. It features integrated Internet Explorer 4.0 Web browser, and Universal Serial Bus support. Code-name during development was Memphis. Total sales on the first day are 271,000 units.
- In Clinton v. City of New York, the United States Supreme Court decides that the Line Item Veto Act of 1996 is unconstitutional.
- Microsoft releases Windows 98.
- Lounes Matoub: Algerian Berber Kabyle singer (Born...
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 25, 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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