Saturday 26 December 1998
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
In that special week of December people in US were listening to I'm Your Angel by R. Kelly.
In UK Believe by Cher was in the top 5 hits.
Run Lola Run, directed by Tom Tykwer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while Tuesdays With Morrie by Mitch Albom was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching La Argentina de Tato.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 1080° Snowboarding or Aliens Online.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 26 December 1998 ?
- First day of Kwanzaa
- Australia - Proclamation Day (South Australian public holiday), for the foundation of the Australian state of South Australia on December 28, 1836 but commemorated on this day.
- Wrenboys celebrate Wren in Ireland
- Period of Ursids meteor shower ends about this day
- Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia - Tsunami Awareness Day/Tsunami Memorial (or Remembrance) Day
- Mandala Pooja at Sabarimala in Kerala, India
- First day of Junkanoo street parade in the Bahamas (the second day is on the New Year's Day)
- Wren day in Ireland and the Isle of Man.
- Boxing Day in the Commonwealth of Nations.
- The first day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- St. Stephen's Day, a public holiday in Catalonia, Croatia, Czech Republic, and the Republic of Ireland.
- R.C. Saints - Saint Stephen
- South Africa - Day of Goodwill, a public holiday
- Slovenia - Independence and Unity Day (1990)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1998 ?
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Sport Games on 26 December 1998
- Kansas City Chiefs - Oakland Raiders : 31 - 24
- Minnesota Vikings - Tennessee Titans : 26 - 16
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Airdrie - Raith Rvs : 2 - 2
- Birmingham - Sheffield United : 1 - 0
- Bolton - Bradford : 0 - 0
- Crewe - Bury : 3 - 1
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Blackpool - Wigan : 1 - 1
- Chesterfield - Oldham : 1 - 3
- Clyde - Partick : 0 - 1
- Fulham - Colchester : 2 - 0
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Albion Rvs - Queens Park : 1 - 0
- Barnet - Plymouth : 1 - 1
- Brighton - Brentford : 3 - 1
- Cambridge - Rotherham : 3 - 2
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