Wednesday April 28, 1999
US date format: 4/28/1999, UK date format: 28/4/1999
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on April 28, 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 April people in US were listening to No Scrubs by TLC.
In UK Swear It Again by Westlife was in the top 5 hits.
Kartoos, directed by Mahesh Bhatt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while Single & Single by John le Carré was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Futurama.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The ClueFinders Reading Adventures or Carmen Sandiego's ThinkQuick Challenge.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 28, 1999?
- Arbor Day - legal state holiday in Nebraska, USA.
- National Heroes Day - public holiday in Barbados in honor of men and women who played a significant role in the island nation's history, such as Sir Garfield Sobers.
- Peter Chanel
- Louis Marie Grignon of Montfort
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- Rory Calhoun: American actor on-screen from 1944 in...
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 28, 1999?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- TLC - No Scrubs
- Busta Rhymes Featuring Janet - What's It Gonna Be?!
- JT Money Featuring Sole - Who Dat
- Silk - If You (Lovin' Me)
- Whitney Houston Feat. Faith Evans & Kelly Price - Heartbreak Hotel
- Jesse Powell - You
- 112 Featuring Lil'z - Anywhere
- Faith Evans Featuring Puff Daddy - All Night Long
- Tyrese - Sweet Lady
- Lauryn Hill - Ex-Factor
Sport Games on April 28, 1999
- New Jersey Nets - Detroit Pistons : 93 - 101
- New York Knicks - Atlanta Hawks : 73 - 76
- Phoenix Suns - Minnesota Timberwolves : 92 - 97
- Seattle SuperSonics - Portland Trail Blazers : 84 - 119
- Toronto Raptors - Milwaukee Bucks : 102 - 115
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $79.00
- Apple AAPL: opens at $44.63
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $85.31
- General Electric GE: opens at $111.12
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $209.25