Saturday February 27, 1999

US date format: 2/27/1999, UK date format: 27/2/1999

It was Saturday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 27, 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. In that special week of February people in US were listening to Angel Of Mine by Monica. In UK When The Going Gets Tough by Boyzone was in the top 5 hits. Solas, directed by Benito Zambrano, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999 while Traveling Mercies by Anne Lamott was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Pet Shop of Horrors. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Doshin the Giant or Antz.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of February 27, 1999?


Holidays

  • International Polar Bear Day.
  • Saint Antigone
  • Saint Leander
  • First day of Maslenitsa in Russia (2006)
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Events

  • One of 4 bombs detonated in Lusaka, Zambia, destroys the Angolan Embassy.
  • Rwandan Hutu rebels kill and dismember 8 foreign tourists at the Buhoma homestead, Uganda.
  • The Convention on the Prohibition of Anti-Personnel Mines comes into force.

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Solas

Solas

Directed by: Benito Zambrano

Starring: María Galiana, Ana Fernández, Carlos Álvarez-Nóvoa, Antonio Dechent

Cruel Intentions

Cruel Intentions

Directed by: Roger Kumble

Starring: Sarah Michelle Gellar, Ryan Phillippe, Reese Witherspoon, Selma Blair

Country: United States of America

Analyze This

Analyze This

Directed by: Harold Ramis

Starring: Robert De Niro, Billy Crystal, Lisa Kudrow, Chazz Palminteri

The Pornographer

The Pornographer

Directed by: Doug Atchison

Starring: Michael DeGood, Craig Wasson, Monique Parent, Katheryn Cain

Annaluise & Anton

Annaluise & Anton

Directed by: Caroline Link

Starring: Elea Geissler, Max Felder, Juliane Köhler, August Zirner

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of February 27, 1999?
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Sport Games on February 27, 1999

Sport Games on February 27, 1999


NBA

American Basketball
  • Atlanta Hawks - Los Angeles Clippers : 103 - 74
  • Boston Celtics - New Jersey Nets : 101 - 92
  • Charlotte Hornets - Chicago Bulls : 77 - 94
  • Houston Rockets - Vancouver Grizzlies : 86 - 74
  • Portland Trail Blazers - Washington Wizards : 82 - 81
See all Basketball game results of February 27, 1999

Serie A

Italian Football
  • Inter - Juventus : 0 - 0
  • Parma - Perugia : 3 - 1
  • Piacenza - Bologna : 5 - 0
  • Roma - Milan : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of February 27, 1999

Jupiler League

Football (Belgium)
  • Beveren - Standard : 0 - 6
  • Charleroi - Gent : 1 - 1
  • Lommel - Aalst : 0 - 3
  • Mouscron - Oostende : 2 - 1
  • St Truiden - Anderlecht : 1 - 4
See all Football game results of February 27, 1999

Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Dortmund - Nurnberg : 3 - 0
  • Ein Frankfurt - M'gladbach : 0 - 0
  • Freiburg - Wolfsburg : 0 - 0
  • Hamburg - Leverkusen : 0 - 0
  • Hansa Rostock - Bayern Munich : 0 - 4
See all Football game results of February 27, 1999

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Pet Shop of Horrors

Pet Shop of Horrors

Rosalinda

Rosalinda

Directed by: Beatriz Sheridan

The Awful Truth

The Awful Truth

Directed by: Leo McCarey

The Sopranos

The Sopranos

Written by:

Starring: James Gandolfini, Lorraine Bracco, Edie Falco, Michael Imperioli

Country: United States of America

The League of Gentlemen

The League of Gentlemen

Starring: Mark Gatiss, Steve Pemberton, Reece Shearsmith, Jeremy Dyson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 1999?

Books

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Traveling Mercies by Anne Lamott

Traveling Mercies

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Anne Lamott claims the two best prayers she knows are: "Help me, help me, help me" and "Thank you, thank you, thank you."

Ransom by Julie Garwood

Ransom

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For fans of Scottish medieval romances comes this beloved and classic page-turner from #1 New York Times bestselling author Julie Garwood.In

Bag of Bones by Stephen King

Bag of Bones

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From #1 New York Times bestselling author Stephen King, a powerful tale of grief, of love's enduring bonds, and the haunting secrets of the past.Four years after the sudden death of his wife, forty-year-old bestselling novelist Mike Noonan is still …

The Testament by John Grisham

The Testament

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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERIn a plush Virginia office, a rich, angry old man is furiously rewriting his will. With his death just hours away, Troy Phelan wants to send a message to his children, his ex-wives, and his minions—a …

Amsterdam by Ian McEwan

Amsterdam

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On a chilly February day, two old friends meet in the throng outside a London crematorium to pay their last respects to Molly Lane.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Crusaders of Might and Magic

Crusaders of Might and Magic

Platform: Windows, PlayStation

Genre: Action RPG

Publisher: The 3DO Company

Super Smash Bros.

Super Smash Bros.

Platform: Nintendo 64, iQue Player, Virtual Console, GameCube, Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Wii U

Genre: Fighting, action, platform

Publisher: Nintendo

Doshin the Giant

Doshin the Giant

Platform: Nintendo 64DD, GameCube

Genre: God game

Publisher: Nintendo

NBA 2K

NBA 2K

Platform: Various (see table)

Genre: Basketball

Publisher: Sega (1999–2004) 2K Sports (2005–Present)

Antz

Antz

Platform: Game Boy Color

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Infogrames


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