Wednesday October 28, 1998

US date format: 10/28/1998, UK date format: 28/10/1998

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see zodiac on October 28, 1998). 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 Perrine Laffont and Josh Swanks. In that special week of October people in US were listening to The First Night by Monica. In UK Rollercoaster by B*Witched was in the top 5 hits. The Faculty, directed by Robert Rodriguez, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998 while Field Of Thirteen by Dick Francis was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Grafters. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Big Thanks Super Keirin ~Dream With Keirin 50 Years~ or Cooking Fighter Hao.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • St. Anastasia II
  • St. Remigius
  • Greece - Oxi (No) Day
  • Czechoslovakia - gains its independence from Austria-Hungary (1918); Holiday in the Czech Republic, Remembrance Day in Slovakia.
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Famous Deaths

  • British writer, England’s poet laureate...

Movies

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American History X

American History X

Directed by: Tony Kaye

Starring: Edward Norton, Edward Furlong, Beverly D'Angelo, Jennifer Lien

Country: United States of America

Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels

Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels

Directed by: Guy Ritchie

Starring: Jason Flemyng, Dexter Fletcher, Nick Moran, Jason Statham

Country: United States of America

Run Lola Run

Run Lola Run

Directed by: Tom Tykwer

Starring: Franka Potente, Moritz Bleibtreu, Herbert Knaup, Nina Petri

Country: United States of America

Rushmore

Rushmore

Directed by: Wes Anderson

Starring: Jason Schwartzman, Bill Murray, Olivia Williams, Seymour Cassel

Country: United States of America

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Dil Se..

Dil Se..

Directed by: Mani Ratnam

Starring: Shah Rukh Khan, Manisha Koirala, Preity Zinta, Raghuvir Yadav

Sport Games on October 28, 1998

Sport Games on October 28, 1998


Division 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Stranraer - Falkirk : 1 - 2
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Division 3

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Cowdenbeath - Ross County : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of October 28, 1998

Premier League

UK Soccer
  • Dundee - Dunfermline : 1 - 0
  • Motherwell - Rangers : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of October 28, 1998

TV Series

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The Life of Birds

The Life of Birds

Starring: David Attenborough

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Brimstone

Brimstone

Directed by: Martin Koolhoven

Grafters

Grafters

Directed by: Nicholas J. DeMicco

Camila

Camila

Directed by: María Luisa Bemberg

Hercules

Hercules

Directed by: John Musker & Ron Clements

How old am I?

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Field Of Thirteen by Dick Francis

Field Of Thirteen

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A superbly crafted collection of thirteen tightly plotted tales that treats readers to murder, mystery, and mayhem in the world of horseracing.

Message In A Bottle by Nicholas Sparks

Message In A Bottle

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Divorced and disillusioned about relationships, Theresa Osborne is jogging when she finds a bottle on the beach. Inside is a letter of love and longing to "Catherine," signed simply "Garrett."

The Reef by Nora Roberts

The Reef

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From #1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts comes an exciting tale that takes readers to the depths of the Caribbean…and the heights of passion and suspense.

Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden

Memoirs of a Geisha

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A literary sensation and runaway bestseller, this brilliant debut novel tells with seamless authenticity and exquisite lyricism the true confessions of one of Japan's most celebrated geisha.Speaking

The Death Of Outrage by William J. Bennett

The Death Of Outrage

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In this new, updated edition of a book heralded as a clarion call to the nation's conscience, William Bennett asks why we see so little public outrage in the fade of

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Big Thanks Super Keirin ~Dream With Keirin 50 Years~

Big Thanks Super Keirin ~Dream With Keirin 50 Years~

Platform: Sega Saturn

Genre: Sports

Publisher: VAP

Divi-Dead

Divi-Dead

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Eroge, visual novel

Publisher: NA Himeya Soft; EU Otaku Publishing

Future Cop: LAPD

Future Cop: LAPD

Platform: PlayStation Windows Mac OS PlayStation Network

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Cooking Fighter Hao

Cooking Fighter Hao

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Action game

Publisher: Nippon Ichi Software

Goemon's Great Adventure

Goemon's Great Adventure

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Platforming

Publisher: Konami

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $69.69
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $35.25
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $104.87
  • General Electric GE: opens at $85.44
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $144.63

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on October 28, 1998?

On October 28, 1998 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is October 28, 1998?

On October 28, 1998 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.

Who was the US President on October 28, 1998?

On October 28, 1998 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 28, 1998?

On October 28, 1998 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on October 28, 1998?

On October 28, 1998 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on October 28, 1998?

On October 28, 1998 several famous people were born including, Perrine Laffont, Josh Swanks, Nolan Gould.

Which famous people died on October 28, 1998?

Famous people died on October 28, 1998 include, Ted Hughes.

What was the number one song in October 28, 1998?

The number one song in the week of October 28, 1998 was The First Night by Monica in US and Rollercoaster by B*Witched in UK.

What were the top hits on October 28, 1998?

The top hits on October 28, 1998 were The First Night by Monica, One Week by Barenaked Ladies, How Deep Is Your Love by Dru Hill in US and Rollercoaster by B*Witched, Perfect 10 by The Beautiful South, I Don't Want To Miss A Thing by Aerosmith in UK.