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Thursday January 28, 1999

It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 28, 1999). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Lucas Dobre and Harvey Cantwell. In that special week of January people in US were listening to ..Baby One More Time by Britney Spears. In UK Maria by Blondie was in the top 5 hits. Payback, directed by Brian Helgeland, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999 while When the Wind Blows by James Patterson was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Hausmeister Krause - Ordnung muss sein. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Boss Rally or Final Fantasy VIII.
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What the sky looked like on 28 January 1999

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


Directed by: Brian Helgeland

Starring: Mel Gibson, Gregg Henry, Maria Bello, David Paymer

Country: United States

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Vénus beauté (institut)

Directed by: Tonie Marshall

Starring: Nathalie Baye, Bulle Ogier, Samuel Le Bihan, Jacques Bonnaffé

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Happy, Texas

Directed by: Mark Illsley

Starring: Jeremy Northam, Steve Zahn, William H. Macy, Ally Walker

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Directed by: Audrey Wells

Starring: Sarah Polley, Stephen Rea, Jean Smart, Gina Gershon

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Simply Irresistible

Directed by: Mark Tarlov

Starring: Sarah Michelle Gellar, Sean Patrick Flanery, Patricia Clarkson, Dylan Baker

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TV Series

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Hausmeister Krause - Ordnung muss sein

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See How They Run

Directed by: Emily Morse

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Pit Pony

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Historical Events

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  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. Thomas Aquinas
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Famous Deaths:
  • Torgny T: son Segerstedt, Swedish sociologist and philosopher (Born 1908).

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 28, 1999 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1999 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Ese - Jerry Rivera
  2. Dejaria Todo - Chayanne
  3. Crei - Tiranos del Norte
  4. Mi PC - Juan Luis Guerra 440
  5. Enrique Iglesias - Nunca Te Olvidare
  6. Marco Antonio Solis - Si Te Pudiera Mentir
  7. Me Voy A Quitar De En Medio - Vicente Fernandez
  8. Tu - Shakira
  9. Escondidos - Olga Tanon With Cristian Castro
  10. Princesa - Frankie Negron


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

When the Wind Blows

By: James Patterson

Frannie O'Neill is a young and talented veterinarian living in Colorado. Plagued by the mysterious murder of her husband, David, a local doctor, Frannie throws herself into her work.

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Life Strategies

By: Phillip C. McGraw

Some people spend their lives reacting to what life hands them, while others craft life to fit their goals. Author Phillip C. McGraw, who is a psychologist but describes himself as a strategist, is determined to make sure that his ...

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The Art Of Happiness

By: the Dalai Lama and Howard C. Cutler

From the authors who brought you the million-copy bestseller The Art of Happiness comes an exploration of job, career, and finding the ultimate happiness at work.It

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A Walk In The Woods

By: Bill Bryson

Soon to be a major motion picture starring Robert Redford and Nick Nolte.The Appalachian Trail trail stretches from Georgia to Maine and covers some of the most breathtaking terrain in

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Boss Rally

Boss Rally

Platform: PC

Genre: Racing

Publisher: SouthPeak Interactive

Flag to Flag

Flag to Flag

Platform: Dreamcast

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Sega

Crash Team Racing

Crash Team Racing

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment

Fighting Force 2

Platform: PlayStation Dreamcast

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Eidos Interactive

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Final Fantasy VIII

Final Fantasy VIII

Platform: PlayStation, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: PlayStation JP Square NA Square EA EU Square AUS SCE Australia Microsoft Windows NA Square EA EU Eidos Interactive JP Square WW Square Enix (Steam); PlayStation; JP Square NA Square EA EU Square AUS S

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets
  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $40.25
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $50.63
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $115.40
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $73.06

Home videos

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

The Blair Witch Project

Studio: Artisan Entertainment

Format: VHS, DVD, and Laserdisc release

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The Out-of-Towners

Studio: Paramount

Format: VHS and DVD release

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Studio: Walt Disney Pictures

Format: VHS release; part of the Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection

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Home Fries

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: VHS release

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Simon Birch

Studio: Hollywood Pictures

Format: VHS release

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