Sunday April 26, 1998

US date format: 4/26/1998, UK date format: 26/4/1998

It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on April 26, 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 BambinoBecky . In that special week of April people in US were listening to Too Close by Next. In UK It's Like That by Run-DMC vs Jason Nevins was in the top 5 hits. Little Men, directed by Rodney Gibbons, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998 while Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Open House. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Astronōka or Bakushō Jinsei 64: Mezase! Resort Ō.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • World Intellectual Property Day (since 2001).
  • Florida and Georgia, USA - Confederate Memorial Day.
  • Shi'a Islam - Mawlid, Muhammad's birthday (2005).
  • Tanzania - Union Day.
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Events

  • Wins Chick-fil-A Golf Charity Championship

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Movies

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Little Men

Little Men

Directed by: Rodney Gibbons

Starring: Kathleen Fee, Michael Caloz, Mariel Hemingway, Ben Cook

Deep Impact

Deep Impact

Directed by: Mimi Leder

Starring: Robert Duvall, Téa Leoni, Elijah Wood, Morgan Freeman

Country: United States of America

Matter of Trust

Matter of Trust

Directed by: Joey Travolta

Starring: C. Thomas Howell, Joan Severance, Nick Mancuso, Robert Miano

Body Count

Body Count

Directed by: Robert Patton-Spruill

Starring: David Caruso, Linda Fiorentino, John Leguizamo, Ving Rhames

Black Dog

Black Dog

Directed by: Kevin Hooks

Starring: Patrick Swayze, Randy Travis, Meat Loaf, Gabriel Casseus

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Music charts

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Sport Games on April 26, 1998

Sport Games on April 26, 1998


NBA

American Basketball
  • Minnesota Timberwolves - Seattle SuperSonics : 98 - 93
  • New Jersey Nets - Chicago Bulls : 91 - 96
  • New York Knicks - Miami Heat : 96 - 86
  • Portland Trail Blazers - Los Angeles Lakers : 99 - 108
See all Basketball game results of April 26, 1998

Serie A

Italian Football
  • Bari - Vicenza : 0 - 0
  • Brescia - Bologna : 1 - 3
  • Empoli - Lecce : 5 - 1
  • Juventus - Inter : 1 - 0
  • Lazio - Parma : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of April 26, 1998

Jupiler League

Football (Belgium)
  • Aalst - St Truiden : 3 - 2
  • Anderlecht - Club Brugge : 0 - 1
  • Genk - Lierse : 1 - 3
See all Football game results of April 26, 1998

Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Bayern Munich - Leverkusen : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of April 26, 1998

TV Series

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Open House

Open House

Directed by: Andrew Paquin

Flashback

Flashback

Directed by: Franco Amurri

Cardcaptor Sakura

Cardcaptor Sakura

Directed by: Morio Asaka

Push

Push

Directed by: Paul McGuigan

Cowboy Bebop

Cowboy Bebop

Written by:

Directed by: Hirokazu Yamada

Starring: Kôichi Yamadera, Unshô Ishizuka, Kevin Seymour, Steve Blum

Country: Japan

Days to next April 26

If April 26, 1998 is your birthday you're 22 years, 4 months, 27 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 4 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

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Shots rang out in Savannah's grandest mansion in the misty,early morning hours of May 2, 1981. Was it murder or self-defense? For nearly a decade, the shooting and its aftermath reverberated throughout this hauntingly beautiful city of moss-hung oaks and …

Talking to Heaven by James Van Praagh

Talking to Heaven

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Talking to Heaven: A Medium's Message of Life After Death

An Instance Of The Fingerpost by Iain Pears

An Instance Of The Fingerpost

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A national bestseller and one of the New York Public Library's Books to Remember, An Instance of the Fingerpost is a thrilling historical mystery from Iain Pears."It

Here on Earth by Alice Hoffman

Here on Earth

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A seductive and mesmerizing story of obsessive love from the New York Times bestselling author of The Rules of Magic.After nineteen years in California, March Murray returns to the small Massachusetts town where she grew up.

Blood Work by Michael Connelly

Blood Work

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A retired FBI agent investigates the death of heart transplant donor.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Freddi Fish 3: The Case of the Stolen Conch Shell

Freddi Fish 3: The Case of the Stolen Conch Shell

Platform: Macintosh Windows Linux Android iOS Steam

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Humongous Entertainment

Astronōka

Astronōka

Platform: PlayStation PlayStation Network (PSN)

Publisher: Enix Square Enix (PSN)

Bakushō Jinsei 64: Mezase! Resort Ō

Bakushō Jinsei 64: Mezase! Resort Ō

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Board game

Publisher: Taito

CarnEvil

CarnEvil

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Light gun rail shooter

Publisher: Midway Games

Godzilla Trading Battle

Godzilla Trading Battle

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Action

Publisher: Toho


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