Monday January 26, 1998
US date format: 1/26/1998, UK date format: 26/1/1998
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 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.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Together Again by Janet.
In UK Never Ever by All Saints was in the top 5 hits.
Left Luggage, directed by Jeroen Krabbé, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while The Letter by Richard Paul Evans was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Sparsh.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Brian Lara Cricket '99 or Clock Tower II: The Struggle Within.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 26, 1998?
- Roman Empire - third day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra.
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Timothy and Titus
- Saint Paula
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- President Clinton says I want to say one thing to the American people I did not have sexual relations with that woman, Miss Lewinsky
- Intel launches 333 MHz Pentium II chip.
- 25th American Music Awards: Spice Girls and Babyface win.
- Lewinsky scandal: On American television, U.S. President Bill Clinton denies having had ''sexual relations'' with former White House intern Monica Lewinsky.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 26, 1998?
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Top #11 songs in the USA
- Janet - Together Again
- Savage Garden - Truly Madly Deeply
- Usher - Nice & Slow
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Puff Daddy - Been Around The World
- Chumbawamba - Tubthumping
- Uncle Sam - I Don't Ever Want To See You Again
- Usher - You Make Me Wanna..
- Robyn - Show Me Love
- Elton John - Something About The Way You Look Tonight
- Elton John - Candle In The Wind 1997
Top #5 songs in the UK
Sport Games on January 26, 1998
- Cleveland Cavaliers - Miami Heat : 94 - 93
- Houston Rockets - San Antonio Spurs : 90 - 115
- New York Knicks - Boston Celtics : 85 - 94
- Philadelphia 76ers - Toronto Raptors : 87 - 91
- Phoenix Suns - Atlanta Hawks : 96 - 91
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Salamanca - Valladolid : 1 - 0
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on January 26, 1998?
On January 26, 1998 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is January 26, 1998?
On January 26, 1998 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on January 26, 1998?
On January 26, 1998 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 26, 1998?
On January 26, 1998 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on January 26, 1998?
On January 26, 1998 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
What was the number one song in January 26, 1998?
The number one song in the week of January 26, 1998 was Together Again by Janet in US and Never Ever by All Saints in UK.
What were the top hits on January 26, 1998?
The top hits on January 26, 1998 were Together Again by Janet, Truly Madly Deeply by Savage Garden, Nice & Slow by Usher in US and Never Ever by All Saints, Perfect Day by Various Artists, Too Much by The Spice Girls in UK.