Tuesday October 26, 1999
US date format: 10/26/1999, UK date format: 26/10/1999
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 26, 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 Dylan Rey .
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Smooth by Santana.
In UK Lift Me Up by Geri Halliwell was in the top 5 hits.
Dead or Alive, directed by Takashi Miike, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while The Terrible Hours by Peter Maas was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Walking with Dinosaurs.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cabela's Big Game Hunter III or Doshin the Giant.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 26, 1999?
- Nauru - Angam Day
- Austria - National Day: Anniversary of the Declaration of Neutrality (1955)
- Also see October 26 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- St. Quadragesimus
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- Britain's House of Lords votes to end the right of hereditary peers to vote in Britain's upper chamber of Parliament.
- Dylan Rey: Pop Singer.
- Hoyt Axton: American actor and country music...
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 26, 1999?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Puff Daddy Featuring R. Kelly - Satisfy You
- Deborah Cox With R.L. - We Can't Be Friends
- Ideal - Get Gone
- Donell Jones - U Know What's Up
- Mariah Carey Featuring Jay-Z - Heartbreaker
- Whitney Houston - My Love Is Your Love
- Eric Benet Featuring Tamia - Spend My Life With You
- Q-Tip - Vivrant Thing
- Juvenile Featuring Mannie Fresh & Lil' Wayne - Back That Thang Up
- Eve - Gotta Man
Sport Games on October 26, 1999
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Charlton - Tranmere : 3 - 2
- Crewe - Fulham : 1 - 1
- Crystal Palace - West Brom : 0 - 2
- Grimsby - Portsmouth : 1 - 0
- Huddersfield - Barnsley : 2 - 1
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Colchester - Wigan : 2 - 2
- Notts County - Brentford : 0 - 1
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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $73.00
- Apple AAPL: opens at $74.94
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $94.37
- General Electric GE: opens at $125.94
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $94.87