Friday July 31, 1998

US date format: 7/31/1998, UK date format: 31/7/1998

The day of the week was Friday, under the astrological sign of Leo (see Chinese Zodiac and Moon Sign on July 31, 1998).

Famous birthdays on this day include Rico Rodriguez and Reese Hartwig.

The number one song in US was The Boy Is Mine by Brandy & Monica. Ghetto Supastar (That Is What You Are) by Pras Michel featuring ODB & Mya was #1 song in the UK.

Return to Paradise, directed by Joseph Ruben, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1998 while A Pirate Looks At Fifty by Jimmy Buffett was one of the best selling book.

On TV people were watching Any Day Now. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cabela's Big Game Hunter II or BattleTanx.

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.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

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July 31, 1998 Famous Birthdays


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How old am I?

If July 31, 1998 is your birthday you are 24 years old. Find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long until your next birthday on July 31.

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July 31, 1998 Famous Deaths


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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Return to Paradise

Return to Paradise

Release year: 1998

Directed by: Joseph Ruben

Starring: Vince Vaughn, Anne Heche, Joaquin Phoenix, David Conrad

Divorcing Jack

Divorcing Jack

Release year: 1998

Directed by: David Caffrey

Starring: David Thewlis, Rachel Griffiths, Jason Isaacs, Laura Fraser

Extramarital

Extramarital

Release year: 1998

Directed by: Yael Russcol

Starring: Traci Lords, Jeff Fahey, Brian Bloom, María Díaz

The Avengers

The Avengers

Release year: 1998

Directed by: Jeremiah S. Chechik

Starring: Ralph Fiennes, Uma Thurman, Sean Connery, Patrick Macnee

Rewind

Rewind

Release year: 1998

Directed by: Sergio Gobbi

Starring: Raoul Bova, Luca Zingaretti, Alice Evans, Maruschka Detmers, Antonio Marsina, Niels Arestrup, Candice Hugo, Marie Laborit, Cécile Pallas, Jay Benedict, André Oumansky, Philippe Dajoux

Country: Italy

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Music charts

What was the number one song on July 31, 1998? Which were the top hits on July 31, 1998?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - The Boy Is Mineyoutube
  2. - You're Still The One
  3. - My Way
  4. - Adia
  5. - Make It Hot

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Ghetto Supastar (That Is What You Are)
  2. - C'est La Vie
  3. - Freak Me
  4. - Because We Want To
  5. - Save Tonight

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Friend Of Mine
  2. - The Boy Is Mineyoutube
  3. - Make It Hot
  4. - They Don't Know/Are U Still Down
  5. - Too Closeyoutube

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Yo Naci Para Amarte
  2. - Rezo
  3. - Se Me Rompe El Alma
  4. - Por Mujeres Como Tu
  5. - Aliviame
Sport Games on July 31, 1998

Sport Games on July 31, 1998


Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • Cottbus - Stuttgarter K : 2 - 0
  • F Koln - Dusseldorf : 2 - 1
  • St Pauli - TB Berlin : 1 - 0
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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Any Day Now

Any Day Now

Release year: 1998

Directed by: Travis Fine

Perla

Perla

Release year: 1998

Directed by: Sergio Castilla

Get Real

Get Real

Release year: 1998

Directed by: Simon Shore

Saaya

Saaya

Release year: 1998

Directed by: Anurag Basu

Sex and the City

Sex and the City

Release year: 1998

Directed by: Susan Seidelman

Magazine Covers

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Books

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A Pirate Looks At Fifty by Jimmy Buffett

A Pirate Looks At Fifty

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For millions of Jimmy Buffett fans, Tales From Margaritaville, and Where Is Joe Merchant? are his best-selling books.

The Last Full Measure by Jeff Shaara

The Last Full Measure

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Michael Shaara, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Killer Angels is credited with creating the best Civil War novel ever written. The epic story of the events that followed is told in The Last Full Measure

Rising Tides by Nora Roberts

Rising Tides

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The second novel in Nora Roberts' amazing Chesapeake Bay Saga #1 New York Times Bestseller, the Quinn brothers must return home to Maryland to fulfill their father's last request...Ethan

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

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In the early morning hours of May 2, 1981, shots rang out from Savannah's grandest mansion. Is it murder? Or self-defense? The shooting and its aftermath were heard throughout the hauntingly beautiful city of shaded squares and moss-hung oaks for …

Message In A Bottle by Nicholas Sparks

Message In A Bottle

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Theresa Osborne, a divorcee and disillusioned in her relationships, is out jogging when she spots a bottle at the beach. The bottle contains a love letter and longing letter to Catherine, signed simply by Garrett.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Cabela's Big Game Hunter II

Cabela's Big Game Hunter II

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Sports

Publisher: HeadGames Publishing, Inc.

BattleTanx

BattleTanx

Platform: Nintendo 64 Game Boy Color

Genre: Action

Publisher: 3DO

Unreal

Unreal

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS, Linux, Dreamcast, PlayStation 2, Xbox, OS X, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: GT Interactive Software Infogrames Atari Midway Games

Blood II: The Chosen

Blood II: The Chosen

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: GT Interactive Software

Fighters Destiny

Fighters Destiny

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Versus fighting

Publisher: Ocean of America, Inc. Ocean Software Ltd. Imagineer

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $72.00
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $36.63
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $112.94
  • General Electric GE: opens at $91.31
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $133.25

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on July 31, 1998?

On July 31, 1998 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is July 31, 1998?

On July 31, 1998 the zodiac sign was Leo.

Who was the US President on July 31, 1998?

On July 31, 1998 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 31, 1998?

On July 31, 1998 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on July 31, 1998?

On July 31, 1998 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on July 31, 1998?

On July 31, 1998 several famous people were born including, Rico Rodriguez, Reese Hartwig, Rico Rodríguez.

Which famous people died on July 31, 1998?

Famous people died on July 31, 1998 include, Sylvia Field, Erling Evensen.

What was the number one song in July 31, 1998?

The number one song in the week of July 31, 1998 was The Boy Is Mine by Brandy & Monica in US and Ghetto Supastar (That Is What You Are) by Pras Michel featuring ODB & Mya in UK.

What were the top hits on July 31, 1998?

The top hits on July 31, 1998 were The Boy Is Mine by Brandy & Monica, You're Still The One by Shania Twain, My Way by Usher in US and Ghetto Supastar (That Is What You Are) by Pras Michel featuring ODB & Mya, C'est La Vie by B*Witched, Freak Me by Another Level in UK.