Tuesday December 28, 1999

US date format: 12/28/1999, UK date format: 28/12/1999

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see zodiac on December 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. Famous people born on this day include Gracie Johnson . In that special week of December people in US were listening to Smooth by Santana. In UK Praise You by Fatboy Slim was in the top 5 hits. My Dog Skip, directed by Jay Russell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999 while Personal Injuries by Scott Turow was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Nightcap. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Action Half-life or Beetle Adventure Racing.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 1999, at December 28 across the years or at December 1999 calendar.

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of December 28, 1999?


Holidays

  • The third day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
  • Calendar of Saints - Feast of the Holy Innocents, a.k.a. Childermas, commemorating the Massacre of the Innocents on order of king Herod the Great. In Spain and Latin American countries the festival is celebrated in a manner similar to April Fool's Day.

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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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The Green Mile

The Green Mile

Directed by: Frank Darabont

Starring: Tom Hanks, Michael Clarke Duncan, David Morse, Bonnie Hunt

Country: United States of America

Magnolia

Magnolia

Directed by: Paul Thomas Anderson

Starring: Tom Cruise, Jason Robards, Julianne Moore, Philip Seymour Hoffman

Country: United States of America

The Insider

The Insider

Directed by: Michael Mann

Starring: Russell Crowe, Al Pacino, Christopher Plummer, Diane Venora

Country: United States of America

Wo de fu qin mu qin

Wo de fu qin mu qin

Directed by: Yimou Zhang

Starring: Ziyi Zhang, Honglei Sun, Hao Zheng, Yulian Zhao

Sleepy Hollow

Sleepy Hollow

Directed by: Tim Burton

Starring: Johnny Depp, Christina Ricci, Miranda Richardson, Michael Gambon

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 28, 1999?
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Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Praise You
  2. - I Have A Dream / Seasons In The Sun
  3. - Heartbeat / Tragedy
  4. - Re-Rewind The Crowd Say Bo Selecta
  5. - You Should Be...

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - U Know What's Up
  2. - Hot Boyz
  3. - 24/7
  4. - He Can't Love U
  5. - Get It On Tonite

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Ritmo Total [Rhythm Divine]
  2. - Alguna Vez
  3. - Pero Dile
  4. - Te Ofrezco Un Corazon
  5. - Fruta Fresca
Sport Games on December 28, 1999

Sport Games on December 28, 1999


NBA

American Basketball
  • Boston Celtics - Sacramento Kings : 101 - 114
  • Los Angeles Clippers - Denver Nuggets : 105 - 128
  • Minnesota Timberwolves - Miami Heat : 78 - 89
  • New York Knicks - New Jersey Nets : 83 - 89
  • Seattle SuperSonics - Portland Trail Blazers : 89 - 94
See all Basketball game results of December 28, 1999

Division 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Barnsley - Port Vale : 3 - 1
  • Bolton - West Brom : 1 - 1
  • Crystal Palace - Walsall : 3 - 2
  • Huddersfield - Charlton : 1 - 2
  • Ipswich - Stockport : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of December 28, 1999

Division 2

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Bournemouth - Wrexham : 1 - 0
  • Bristol City - Luton : 0 - 0
  • Burnley - Oxford : 3 - 2
  • Cambridge - Cardiff : 0 - 0
  • Millwall - Brentford : 3 - 2
See all Football game results of December 28, 1999

Division 3

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Barnet - Halifax : 0 - 1
  • Chester - Leyton Orient : 1 - 5
  • Exeter - Peterboro : 2 - 2
  • Hull - Mansfield : 2 - 0
  • Lincoln - Hartlepool : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of December 28, 1999

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Walking with Dinosaurs

Walking with Dinosaurs

Starring: Kenneth Branagh

Not for Ourselves Alone: The Story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony

Not for Ourselves Alone: The Story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony

Anna and the King

Anna and the King

Directed by: Andy Tennant

Nightcap

Nightcap

Directed by: Claude Chabrol

Superstar

Superstar

Directed by: Bruce McCulloch

How old am I?

If December 28, 1999 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Personal Injuries by Scott Turow

Personal Injuries

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To Robbie Feaver the law is all about making a play-to a client, a jury, or a judge. But when the flashy, womanizing, multimillion-dollar personal injury lawyer is caught offering bribes,

Timeline by Michael Crichton

Timeline

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In an Arizona desert a man wanders in a daze, speaking words that make no sense. Within twenty-four hours he is dead, his body swiftly cremated by his only known associates.

Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban by J. K. Rowling

Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban

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The third book in the bestselling Harry Potter series, now illustrated in glorious full color by award-winning artist Jim Kay! For twelve long years, the dread fortress of Azkaban held an infamous prisoner named Sirius Black.

Tuesdays With Morrie by Mitch Albom

Tuesdays With Morrie

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Maybe it was a grandparent, or a teacher, or a colleague. Someone older, patient and wise, who understood you when you were young and searching, helped you see the world as a more profound place, gave you sound advice to …

Century by Bruce Bernard

Century

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Before even opening this award-winning book, you are struck by the sheer physical presence of Century. With 1,224 pages and 1,090 images, this colossal volume offers an informative, intimate and incisive

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Cabela's Outdoor Trivia Challenge

Cabela's Outdoor Trivia Challenge

Platform: Windows

Genre: Quiz

Publisher: HeadGames Publishing, Inc.

Action Half-life

Action Half-life

Platform: Windows

Genre: First-person shooter

Beetle Adventure Racing

Beetle Adventure Racing

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Arcade style racing

Publisher: Electronic Arts

F-1 World Grand Prix II

F-1 World Grand Prix II

Platform: Nintendo 64, Game Boy Color, Dreamcast

Genre: Sim racing

Publisher: Video System

Challenge ProMode Arena

Challenge ProMode Arena

Platform: Macintosh, PC (Linux/Windows)

Genre: First-person shooter

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $81.56
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $99.12
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $118.75
  • General Electric GE: opens at $158.44
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $109.56

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on December 28, 1999?

On December 28, 1999 the day of the week was Tuesday.

What zodiac sign is December 28, 1999?

On December 28, 1999 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.

Who was the US President on December 28, 1999?

On December 28, 1999 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 28, 1999?

On December 28, 1999 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on December 28, 1999?

On December 28, 1999 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on December 28, 1999?

On December 28, 1999 several famous people were born including, Gracie Johnson.

What was the number one song in December 28, 1999?

The number one song in the week of December 28, 1999 was Smooth by Santana in US and Praise You by Fatboy Slim in UK.

What were the top hits on December 28, 1999?

The top hits on December 28, 1999 were Smooth by Santana, Back At One by Brian McKnight, I Wanna Love You Forever by Jessica Simpson in US and Praise You by Fatboy Slim, I Have A Dream / Seasons In The Sun by Westlife, Re-Rewind The Crowd Say Bo Selecta by Artful Dodger featuring Craig David in UK.