Friday May 28, 1999
US date format: 5/28/1999, UK date format: 28/5/1999
It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 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 Cameron Boyce (actor) and Kyle Brooks.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Livin' La Vida Loca by Ricky Martin.
In UK Swear It Again by Westlife was in the top 5 hits.
Human Traffic, directed by Justin Kerrigan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1999
while Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace by Terry Brooks was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Unzipped.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Biomotor Unitron or Cyber Org.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 28, 1999?
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Germain of Paris
- Republic Day in Azerbaijan and Armenia (both 1918).
- Bernard of Menthon
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- Two Swedish police officers are murdered with their own fire arms by the bank robbers Jackie Arklov and Tony Olsson after a car chase.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 28, 1999?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $78.87
- Apple AAPL: opens at $43.31
- Microsoft MSFT: opens at $78.75
- General Electric GE: opens at $100.50
- International Business Machines IBM: opens at $116.00