Wednesday 29 April 1998
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Kimberly Birrell .
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Too Close by Next.
In UK It's Like That by Run-DMC vs Jason Nevins was in the top 5 hits.
Les Misérables, directed by Bille August, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Alpha Bravo Charlie.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Brigandine or Brunswick Circuit Pro Bowling.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 29 April 1998 ?
- Saint Robert Blessed Robrecht Gruuthuuse (d.1157)
- Saint Hugh of Cluny
- International Dance Day.
- Japan (public holiday since 1927, traditionally the start of the Golden Week holiday period.) The Emperor's Birthday (1927-1988. Holiday of Emperor Hirohito's birthday until his death in 1989).
- Greenery Day (1989-2006).
- Sh?wa Day (2007 - Day of Showa period, which is reigned by Emperor Hirohito)
- Roman Empire - second day of the Floralia in honor of Flora.
- Bah�'f Faith - The ninth day of the Festival of Ridv�n.
- Saint Catherine of Siena
- Saint Wilfred the Younger
- Saint Peter of Verona
- Kimberly Birrell: Australian tennis player.
- Hal Laycoe: Canadian ice hockey player and coach (Born 1922).
- 15th Miss Hawaiian Tropic crowned
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1998 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Next - Too Close
- Shania Twain - You're Still The One
- Montell Jordan - Let's Ride
- K-Ci & JoJo - All My Life
- Madonna - Frozen
- Public Announcement - Body Bumpin' Yippie-Yi-Yo
- Savage Garden - Truly Madly Deeply
- The Backstreet Boys - Everybody (Backstreet's Back)
- Sylk-E Fyne - Romeo And Juliet
- Sex And Candy - Marcy Playground
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Sport Games on 29 April 1998
- Chicago Bulls - New Jersey Nets : 116 - 101
- Phoenix Suns - San Antonio Spurs : 80 - 99
- Utah Jazz - Houston Rockets : 85 - 89
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Antwerp - Charleroi : 2 - 4
- Beveren - Lokeren : 3 - 0
- Club Brugge - Aalst : 4 - 1
- Genk - Gent : 2 - 1
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bielefeld - Kaiserslautern : 2 - 2
- Bochum - Hertha : 2 - 1
- Leverkusen - Dortmund : 2 - 2
- Schalke 04 - FC Koln : 1 - 0
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- CZ Jena - Unterhaching : 2 - 3
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