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..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • 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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Movies

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Kartoos

Kartoos

Directed by: Mahesh Bhatt

Starring: Sanjay Dutt, Jackie Shroff, Manisha Koirala, Gulshan Grover

Error in Judgment

Error in Judgment

Directed by: Scott P. Levy

Starring: Joanna Pacula, Joe Mantegna, Sung Hi Lee, Kate Jackson

Hogi Pyaar Ki Jeet

Hogi Pyaar Ki Jeet

Directed by: P. Vasu

Starring: Ajay Devgn, Neha, Arshad Warsi, Mayuri Kango

Solomon & Gaenor

Solomon & Gaenor

Directed by: Paul Morrison

Starring: Ioan Gruffudd, Nia Roberts, Sue Jones-Davies, William Thomas

A Midsummer Night's Dream

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Directed by: Michael Hoffman

Starring: Kevin Kline, Michelle Pfeiffer, Rupert Everett, Stanley Tucci

Sport Games on April 28, 1999

Sport Games on April 28, 1999


NBA

American Basketball
  • 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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TV Series

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Futurama

Futurama

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

Country: United States of America

Pet Shop of Horrors

Pet Shop of Horrors

Rosalinda

Rosalinda

Directed by: Beatriz Sheridan

The Awful Truth

The Awful Truth

Directed by: Leo McCarey

Amor gitano

Amor gitano

Starring: Alejandro Camacho, Mariana Seoane, Héctor Sánchez, Mauricio Islas

Country: Mexico

Magazine Covers

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Books

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Single & Single by John le Carré

Single & Single

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John le Carré's classic novels deftly navigate readers through the intricate shadow worlds of international intrigue with unsurpassed skill and knowledge, and have earned him unprecedented worldwide acclaim.

I Thee Wed by Amanda Quick

I Thee Wed

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It isn't easy making a living as a lady's companion when one possesses a sharp tongue and an original mind. That's why Emma Greyson has gone through three such positions in

Vittorio, The Vampire by Anne Rice

Vittorio, The Vampire

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With Pandora, Anne Rice began a magnificent new series of vampire novels. Now, in the second of her New Tales of the Vampires, she tells the mesmerizing story of Vittorio, a

Tara Road by Maeve Binchy

Tara Road

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A Main Selection of the Book-of-the-Month ClubNew York Times bestselling author Maeve Binchy has captured the hearts of millions with her unforgettable novels.

Homeport by Nora Roberts

Homeport

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An art expert and a thief get caught in a dangerous game in this novel of daring deception and desire from #1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts. After

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Dark Arms: Beast Busters

Dark Arms: Beast Busters

Platform: Neo Geo Pocket Color

Genre: Action role-playing game

Publisher: SNK

The ClueFinders Reading Adventures

The ClueFinders Reading Adventures

Platform: PC (Windows, Macintosh)

Genre: Educational/Adventure

Publisher: The Learning Company

Age of Wonders

Age of Wonders

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Turn-based strategy

Publisher: Gathering of Developers

Carmen Sandiego's ThinkQuick Challenge

Carmen Sandiego's ThinkQuick Challenge

Platform: Mac OS, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Educational

Publisher: The Learning Company

The Adventure of Little Ralph

The Adventure of Little Ralph

Platform: PlayStation PlayStation Network

Genre: Side scrolling[2] Platforming

Publisher: Ertain Corporation NEW Corporation

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • 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

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