Sunday May 31, 1998

US date format: 5/31/1998, UK date format: 31/5/1998

It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini (see zodiac on May 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 Cheyo Carrillo . In that special week of May people in US were listening to Too Close by Next. In UK Under The Bridge / Lady Marmalade by All Saints was in the top 5 hits. Can't Hardly Wait, directed by Harry Elfont, Deborah Kaplan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1998 while A Widow For One Year by John Irving was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Saaya. If you liked videogames you were probably playing 1080° Snowboarding or Carmen Sandiego Math Detective.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 31, 1998?


Holidays

  • World No Tobacco Day.
  • Syaday (Discordianism) (5th day of the season of Confusion, honors Apostle Sri Syadasti).
  • Saint Gislemerio
  • Saint Mechtilde of Diessen
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Events

  • Wins Wegmans Rochester Golf International

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Famous Deaths

Movies

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The Truman Show

The Truman Show

Directed by: Peter Weir

Starring: Jim Carrey, Ed Harris, Laura Linney, Noah Emmerich

Country: United States of America

The Celebration

The Celebration

Directed by: Thomas Vinterberg

Starring: Ulrich Thomsen, Henning Moritzen, Thomas Bo Larsen, Paprika Steen

Happiness

Happiness

Directed by: Todd Solondz

Starring: Jane Adams, Jon Lovitz, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Dylan Baker

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

Directed by: Terry Gilliam

Starring: Johnny Depp, Benicio Del Toro, Tobey Maguire, Michael Lee Gogin

Country: United States of America

I Stand Alone

I Stand Alone

Directed by: Gaspar Noé

Starring: Philippe Nahon, Blandine Lenoir, Frankie Pain, Martine Audrain

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 31, 1998?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Too Closeyoutube
  2. - My Allyoutube
  3. - You're Still The One
  4. - I Get Lonely
  5. - Everybody (Backstreet's Back)

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - I Get Lonely
  2. - Too Closeyoutube
  3. - It's All About Me
  4. - My All/Breakdown
  5. - The Arms Of The One Who Loves You

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Suavemente
  2. - No Me Conoces
  3. - Como Duele
  4. - The Cup Of Life (The Official Song Of The World Cup, France '98)
  5. - Huele A Peligro
Sport Games on May 31, 1998

Sport Games on May 31, 1998


NBA

American Basketball
  • Indiana Pacers - Chicago Bulls : 83 - 88
See all Basketball game results of May 31, 1998

Serie B

Football (Italy)
  • Cagliari - Venezia : 1 - 1
  • F. Andria - Reggiana : 1 - 1
  • Foggia - Ravenna : 2 - 2
  • Genoa - C. Sangro : 2 - 1
  • Monza - Ancona : 3 - 3
See all Football game results of May 31, 1998

TV Series

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Cowboy Bebop

Cowboy Bebop

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Directed by: Hirokazu Yamada

Starring: Kôichi Yamadera, Unshô Ishizuka, Kevin Seymour, Steve Blum

Country: Japan

Cardcaptor Sakura

Cardcaptor Sakura

Directed by: Morio Asaka

Saaya

Saaya

Directed by: Anurag Basu

Lost in Space

Lost in Space

Directed by: Stephen Hopkins

Sex and the City

Sex and the City

Directed by: Susan Seidelman

How old am I?

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Consilience by Edward O. Wilson

Consilience

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An enormous intellectual adventure. In this groundbreaking new book, the American biologist Edward O. Wilson, considered to be one of the world's greatest living scientists, argues for the fundamental unity of

Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt

Angela's Ashes

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A Pulitzer Prize–winning, #1 New York Times bestseller, Angela’s Ashes is Frank McCourt’s masterful memoir of his childhood in Ireland.“When I look back on my childhood I wonder how I managed to survive at all.

Tuesdays With Morrie by Mitch Albom

Tuesdays With Morrie

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Maybe it was a grandparent, or a teacher, or a colleague. Someone older, patient and wise, who understood you when you were young and searching, helped you see the world as a more profound place, gave you sound advice to …

Still Me by Christopher Reeve

Still Me

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When the first Superman movie came out I was frequently asked 'What is a hero?' I remember the glib response I repeated so many times. My answer was that a hero is someone who commits a courageous action without considering …

A Patchwork Planet by Anne Tyler

A Patchwork Planet

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In this, her fourteenth novel--and one of her most endearing--Anne Tyler tells the story of a lovable loser who's trying to get his life in order.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

1080° Snowboarding

1080° Snowboarding

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Nintendo

Divi-Dead

Divi-Dead

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Eroge, visual novel

Publisher: NA Himeya Soft; EU Otaku Publishing

Star Wars Jedi Knight: Mysteries of the Sith

Star Wars Jedi Knight: Mysteries of the Sith

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: LucasArts

Aliens Online

Aliens Online

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: GameStorm Kesmai Fox Interactive

Carmen Sandiego Math Detective

Carmen Sandiego Math Detective

Platform: Mac OS, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Educational

Frequently Asked Questions

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

On May 31, 1998 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is May 31, 1998?

On May 31, 1998 the zodiac sign was Gemini.

Who was the US President on May 31, 1998?

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

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

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

Who was the Pope on May 31, 1998?

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

Which famous people are born on May 31, 1998?

On May 31, 1998 several famous people were born including, Cheyo Carrillo.

Which famous people died on May 31, 1998?

Famous people died on May 31, 1998 include, Charles Van Acker.

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

The number one song in the week of May 31, 1998 was Too Close by Next in US and Under The Bridge / Lady Marmalade by All Saints in UK.

What were the top hits on May 31, 1998?

The top hits on May 31, 1998 were Too Close by Next, My All by Mariah Carey, You're Still The One by Shania Twain in US and Under The Bridge / Lady Marmalade by All Saints, Feel It by The Tamperer featuring Maya, All That I Need by Boyzone in UK.