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Thursday May 27, 1999

It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on May 27, 1999). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Lily-Rose Depp and Milan Rushdie. In that special week of May people in US were listening to Livin' La Vida Loca by Ricky Martin. In UK Swear It Again by Westlife was in the top 5 hits. Human Traffic, directed by Justin Kerrigan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999 while Cryptonomicon by Neal Stephenson was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Unzipped. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ace Combat 3: Electrosphere or Beatmania IIDX Club Version.
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What the sky looked like on 27 May 1999

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Human Traffic

Directed by: Justin Kerrigan

Starring: John Simm, Lorraine Pilkington, Shaun Parkes, Nicola Reynolds

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Directed by: Jon Turteltaub

Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Cuba Gooding Jr., Donald Sutherland, Maura Tierney

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Two Ninas

Directed by: Neil Turitz

Starring: Amanda Peet, Ron Livingston, Bray Poor, Leigh Whitney

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Directed by: Alexandre Aja

Starring: Stanislas Merhar, Marion Cotillard, Wadeck Stanczak, Pierre Vaneck

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Diplomatic Siege

Directed by: Gustavo Graef Marino

Starring: Peter Weller, Daryl Hannah, Tom Berenger, Adrian Pintea

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TV Series

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Directed by: Lionsgate

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Written by: David X. Cohen, Matt Groening

Starring: Billy West, Katey Sagal, John DiMaggio, Tress MacNeille

Country: United States

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Directed by: Not specifed

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Pet Shop of Horrors

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Directed by: Beatriz Sheridan

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 May 1999 ?

  • Eutropius
  • Mother's Day in Bolivia (Dfa de la Madre)
  • Bruno, Bishop of Wnrzburg
  • Hildebert
  • Pope John I
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  • The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia in The Hague, Netherlands indicts Slobodan Milosevic and four others for war crimes and crimes against humanity committed in Kosovo.
  • Swedish police officers Robert Karlström (30) and Olov Borén (42) are wounded by three bank robbers armed with automatic weapons, and later executed with their own service pistols in Malexander, see Malexander murders.
  • After 22 years of restoration work, Leonardo da Vinci's ''The Last Supper'' is placed back on display in Milan, Italy.
  • Cathy O'Dowd, a South African mountaineer, becomes the first woman to summit Mount Everest from both the north and south sides.
  • Nigeria terminates military rule, and the Fourth Nigerian Republic is established with Olusegun Obasanjo as president.

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Sport Games on 27 May 1999

American Basketball
  • Utah Jazz - Portland Trail Blazers : 80 - 92
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Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Karlsruhe - Bielefeld : 1 - 1
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 27, 1999 - Geocentric view

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By: Neal Stephenson

With this extraordinary first volume in what promises to be an epoch-making masterpiece, Neal Stephenson hacks into the secret histories of nations and the private obsessions of men, decrypting with dazzling

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We'Ll Meet Again

By: Mary Higgins Clark

“The mistress of high tension” (The New Yorker) and undisputed Queen of Suspense Mary Higgins Clark brings us another New York Times bestselling novel that she “prepares so carefully and executes with such relish” (The New York Times Book Review) ...

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The Century

By: Peter Jennings, Todd Brewster

What was it like to watch the Wright Brothers soar into the sky? To hear the first crackling voice aired on the radio? To cower in the ghastly trenches of Europe during World War I? To lose everything in the ...

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The Art Of Happiness

By: the Dalai Lama and Howard C. Cutler

From the authors who brought you the million-copy bestseller The Art of Happiness comes an exploration of job, career, and finding the ultimate happiness at work.It

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Choro Q 64 2

Choro Q 64 2

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Takara



Platform: Z-machine

Genre: Interactive fiction

Beatmania IIDX Club Version

Beatmania IIDX Club Version

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Music

Publisher: Konami Computer Entertainment Tokyo

Beetle Adventure Racing

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Arcade style racing

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Ace Combat 3: Electrosphere

Ace Combat 3: Electrosphere

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Arcade, Combat Flight Simulator

Publisher: Namco

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $43.00
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $57.88
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $64.06
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $91.13

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Disturbing Behavior

Studio: MGM

Format: VHS release

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The Man Who Knew Too Much

Studio: Universal

Format: VHS re-release

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Studio: Tristar

Format: VHS release

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Wing Commander

Studio: Fox

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Tom and Jerry: The Movie

Studio: Warner

Format: VHS release; part of the Warner Bros. Family Entertainment Collection

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