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Saturday 28 February 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 Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Gardish. If you liked videogames you were probably playing GuitarFreaks or Astra Super Stars.
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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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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
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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
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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 ?

Cold Mountain

By: Charles Frazier

In 1997, Charles Frazier’s debut novel Cold Mountain made publishing history when it sailed to the top of The New York Times best-seller list for sixty-one weeks, won numerous literary awards, including the National Book Award, and went on to ...

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James Cameron'S Titanic

By: Douglas Kirkland

Some jump, some fall, each dotting the water's surface like the period at the end of a sentence. Then, the stern slips under the water, plunging everyone into a coldness so

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Night Train

By: Martin Amis

Detective Mike Hoolihan has seen it all. A fifteen-year veteran of the force, she's gone from walking a beat, to robbery, to homicide.

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The Winner

By: David Baldacci

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERAn incredible new page-turner from thriller master David Baldacci...THE DREAMShe is twenty, beautiful, dirt-poor, and hoping for a better life for her infant daughter when LuAnn Tyler is offered the gift of a lifetime, a $100 ...

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?


Platform: Arcade, PlayStation, PlayStation 2

Genre: Rhythm

Publisher: Konami, Konami Digital Entertainment

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Astra Super Stars

Platform: Arcade Game, Sega Saturn

Genre: 2D Versus Fighting

Publisher: Sunsoft

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Blast Radius

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Space combat simulator

Publisher: Psygnosis

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Warhammer: Dark Omen

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation

Genre: Real-time tactics

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Falcon 4.0

Platform: Windows, Mac OS

Genre: Combat flight simulator

Publisher: MicroProse

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Home videos

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

Escape from L.A.

Studio: Paramount

Format: DVD release

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Studio: Paramount

Format: DVD release

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Studio: DreamWorks

Format: VHS release

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The Postman

Studio: VHS release

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Hard Rain

Studio: Paramount

Format: DVD release

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