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Saturday February 28, 1998

It was Saturday, under the sign of Pisces (see planets position on February 28, 1998). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Lil Shawn . In that special week of February people in US were listening to My Heart Will Go On by Celine Dion. In UK Doctor Jones by Aqua was in the top 5 hits. The Newton Boys, directed by Richard Linklater, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998 while Simple Abundance by Sarah Ban Breathnach was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Gardish. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Big Mountain 2000 or Cabela's Sportsman's Challenge.
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What the sky looked like on 28 February 1998

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

The Newton Boys

Directed by: Richard Linklater

Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Ethan Hawke, Skeet Ulrich, Vincent D'Onofrio

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The Man in the Iron Mask

Directed by: Randall Wallace

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jeremy Irons, John Malkovich, Gérard Depardieu

Country: United States

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U.S. Marshals

Directed by: Stuart Baird

Starring: Tommy Lee Jones, Wesley Snipes, Robert Downey Jr., Joe Pantoliano

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Directed by: Robert Benton

Starring: Paul Newman, Susan Sarandon, Gene Hackman, Reese Witherspoon

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Directed by: Jeff Celentano

Starring: William Petersen, Michael Wincott, Diane Lane, Kevin Gage

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TV Series

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Directed by: Priyadarshan

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Dawson's Creek

Directed by: Steve Miner

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Unfinished Business

Directed by: Ken Scott

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Stella Street

Directed by: Peter Richardson

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 February 1998 ?

  • Blessed Antonia of Florence (d. 1472)
  • Saint Silvana
  • Saint Rufinus
  • Saint Oswald (d. 992)
  • Saint Romanus (died 463)
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • View From the Bridge, closes at Criterion Theater, New York City
  • Vancouver Canucks Mark Messier is fourth NHL player to get 1,600 points.
  • Kosovo War: Serbian police begin the offensive against the Kosovo Liberation Army in Kosovo.
  • First flight of RQ-4 Global Hawk, the first unmanned aerial vehicle certified to file its own flight plans and fly regularly in U.S. civilian airspace.

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Sport Games on 28 February 1998

American Basketball
  • Dallas Mavericks - Washington Wizards : 103 - 77
  • Miami Heat - New Jersey Nets : 95 - 93
  • Orlando Magic - Charlotte Hornets : 80 - 90
  • Philadelphia 76ers - San Antonio Spurs : 88 - 100
See all Basketball game results of 28 February 1998
Serie A
Italian Football
  • Atalanta - Lazio : 0 - 0
  • Inter - Napoli : 2 - 0
  • Juventus - Bari : 1 - 0
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Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Aalst - Mouscron : 1 - 3
  • Anderlecht - Charleroi : 3 - 1
  • Beveren - Gent : 1 - 1
  • Germinal - Lokeren : 4 - 2
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Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Bayern Munich - FC Koln : 0 - 2
  • Duisburg - Munich 1860 : 0 - 2
  • Hamburg - Schalke 04 : 1 - 1
  • Leverkusen - Bielefeld : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 28 February 1998

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on February 28, 1998 - Geocentric view

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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Simple Abundance

By: Sarah Ban Breathnach

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLEROver 7 million copies sold in 30 languages!Simple Abundance is a book of evocative essays - one for every day of the year - for women who wish to live by their own lights.

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Tuesdays With Morrie

By: Mitch Albom

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 ...

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The Man Who Listens To Horses

By: Monty Roberts

Monty Roberts is a real-life horse whisperer–an American original whose gentle Join-Up® training method reveals the depth of communication possible between man and animal.

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The Perfect Storm

By: Sebastian Junger

"There is nothing imaginary about Junger's book; it is all terrifyingly, awesomely real." ―Los Angeles TimesIt was the storm of the century, boasting waves over one hundred feet high―a tempest created by so rare a combination of factors that meteorologists ...

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Big Mountain 2000

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Sports

Publisher: JP Imagineer; NA SouthPeak Interactive; PAL Imagineer and SouthPeak Interactive

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Cabela's Sportsman's Challenge

Platform: Windows

Genre: Sports

Publisher: HeadGames Publishing, Inc.

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Burning Rangers

Burning Rangers

Platform: Sega Saturn

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: Sega

Marvel vs. Capcom: Clash of Super Heroes

Platform: Arcade Dreamcast PlayStation PlayStation 3 Xbox 360

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Capcom Virgin Interactive

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Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation, Nintendo 64

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Acclaim Entertainment

Home videos

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

Mr. Jealousy

Studio: Lions Gate Films

Format: VHS release

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Studio: Columbia TriStar Home Video

Format: VHS release; part of Family Collection

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Earth Girls are Easy

Studio: Artisan Entertainment

Format: DVD release

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Dirty Work

Studio: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Format: VHS release

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Studio: Walt Disney Home Video

Format: VHS release

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