Saturday January 31, 1998
US date format: 1/31/1998, UK date format: 31/1/1998
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 31, 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 Almer Cason .
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Together Again by Janet.
In UK Never Ever by All Saints was in the top 5 hits.
Left Luggage, directed by Jeroen Krabbé, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998
while The Letter by Richard Paul Evans was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Sparsh.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing G.A.S.P. Fighters' NEXTream or Divi-Dead.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 31, 1998?
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- STS 89 (Endeavour 12) lands
- 72nd Australian Women's Tennis: Martina Hingis beats C Martinez (6-3 6-3).
- Almer Cason: Dancer.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 31, 1998?
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Top #11 songs in the USA
- Janet - Together Again
- Savage Garden - Truly Madly Deeply
- Usher - Nice & Slow
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Puff Daddy - Been Around The World
- Chumbawamba - Tubthumping
- Uncle Sam - I Don't Ever Want To See You Again
- Usher - You Make Me Wanna..
- Robyn - Show Me Love
- Elton John - Something About The Way You Look Tonight
- Elton John - Candle In The Wind 1997
Top #5 songs in the UK
Sport Games on January 31, 1998
- Atlanta Hawks - Charlotte Hornets : 103 - 83
- Dallas Mavericks - Denver Nuggets : 98 - 110
- Detroit Pistons - Cleveland Cavaliers : 88 - 90
- Houston Rockets - Philadelphia 76ers : 102 - 86
- New Jersey Nets - Vancouver Grizzlies : 116 - 106
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Charleroi - Mouscron : 3 - 0
- Lokeren - Standard : 1 - 3
- Lommel - Antwerp : 1 - 2
- St Truiden - Beveren : 0 - 0
- Westerlo - Gent : 0 - 1
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bayern Munich - Hamburg : 3 - 0
- FC Koln - M'gladbach : 3 - 2
- Hansa Rostock - Munich 1860 : 3 - 0
- Hertha - Wolfsburg : 1 - 0
- Schalke 04 - Kaiserslautern : 1 - 1
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Ath Bilbao - Salamanca : 1 - 0
- Mallorca - Tenerife : 5 - 1
- Oviedo - Betis : 0 - 0
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on January 31, 1998?
On January 31, 1998 the day of the week was Saturday.
What zodiac sign is January 31, 1998?
On January 31, 1998 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on January 31, 1998?
On January 31, 1998 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 31, 1998?
On January 31, 1998 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on January 31, 1998?
On January 31, 1998 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on January 31, 1998?
On January 31, 1998 several famous people were born including, Almer Cason.
What was the number one song in January 31, 1998?
The number one song in the week of January 31, 1998 was Together Again by Janet in US and Never Ever by All Saints in UK.
What were the top hits on January 31, 1998?
The top hits on January 31, 1998 were Together Again by Janet, Truly Madly Deeply by Savage Garden, Nice & Slow by Usher in US and Never Ever by All Saints, Perfect Day by Various Artists, Too Much by The Spice Girls in UK.