29th of September, 1998

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 29th of September, 1998, fell on a Tuesday.
  • Decade: 1990s.
  • 19 years, 1 months and 23 days have passed since the 29th of September, 1998.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 40 of 1998.
  • Day 272 of 1998.
  • Leap Year: 1998 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Libra.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1998 was the year of the Tiger (Yang Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 29th of September, 1998 falls under the Raven.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of September will have the birthstone Sapphire.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 29th of September, 1998, will be 19 years of age.
  • American Format: 09-29-1998 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1998-09-29. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19980929" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 907023600.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 29th of September, 1998:

  • United States: The First Night - Monica
  • United Kingdom: Rollercoaster - B*Witched

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Rush Hour" was at the top of the box office on this date.

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 29th of September, 1998.

  • Late 1990s Fashion

    Popular clothing items included pleather pants, high-waisted miniskirts and halter tops. Metallic clothing became more common. Cargo pants and other military-inspired clothing also started to become more popular. Preppy looks became widespread amongst young men, as brands such as Old Navy and Abercrombie & Fitch became more and more favoured. The rave scene also inspired the comeback of more colours.

  • Jenny McCarthy

    American model and television host Jenny McCarthy is listed as FHM's sexiest model in 1998.

  • Bill Clinton & Ken Starr

    US President Bill Clinton and Ken Starr, the lawyer who published the Starr Report, are both named as the Time Person of the Year in 1998.

  • Lewinsky Scandal

    In January of 1998, news of the Lewinsky Scandal began to break. Bill Clinton, who was the US President at the time, was accused of engaging in an inappropriate sexual relationship with a White House intern. In August of 1998, Clinton admits that he had an improper physical relationship with the intern.

  • Nu metal

    A musical subgenre called "Nu metal" is beginning to rise in popularity. Popular bands such as Korn are pioneering the new sound. In August of 1998, Korn release their album "Follow the Leader", which peaks at number one on the Billboard 200 chart.

Fictional Date

The 29th of September, 1998 has been mentioned in a movie, book or television series:

  • Resident Evil 2 (Game) - The game starts with Leon Kennedy and Claire Redfield entering Raccoon City.

Weather

Weather information for the 29th of September, 1998:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 16.3 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a mostly sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 56.3 degrees Fahrenheit. 13.5 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 14.89 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on the 29th of September, 1998.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 29th of September, 1998 was probably conceived around the 20th of December, 1997. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 29th of September, 1998 is the 9th of July, 1999. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

Things that happened during this general period of time...

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 29th of September:

Television

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Will & Grace - TV series.
  • The King of Queens - Comedy TV show starring Kevin James.
  • The Wild Thornberrys - Cartoon series about a family called the Thornberrys.
  • That '70s Show - Comedy TV show about a group of friends living in the 1970s.
  • Sex and the City - A group of friends "explore" Manhattan's dating scene.
  • Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place - TV show about two graduate students called Berg and Pete.
  • CatDog - Animated show about conjoined siblings - a cat and a dog.
  • Dawson's Creek - American teen drama.
  • Ally McBeal - TV show about an attorney called Ally McBeal. Starring Calista Flockhart.
  • Recess - Cartoon series about a group of six fourth-graders.

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Spyro the Dragon - Platform video game.
  • Metal Gear Solid - Stealth game that was released on the PlayStation. Starring Solid Snake.
  • Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six - Tactical shooter game.
  • StarCraft - RTS game.
  • 1080° Snowboarding - Snowboard racing game.
  • Tenchu: Stealth Assassins - Stealth game that was released on the PlayStation.
  • Resident Evil 2 - The second game in the series. Starring Leon and Claire as they traverse the Zombie-filled streets of Raccoon City.
  • Grand Theft Auto - The first installment in the Grand Theft Auto series. Published by BMG Interactive.
  • Fallout - Open world role-playing game.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 29th of September:

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Videos

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Visualize

Visualize the days that have passed since the 29th of September, 1998. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 29th of September, 1998.

  • 6,994 days have passed since this date.
  • 604,285,200 seconds have passed since the 29th of September, 1998.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 704,999,400 times.
  • Since the 29th of September, 1998, earth has travelled approximately 311,811,163,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 100,714,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 51,968,527 steps. That's about 23,097 miles!
  • Since this date, 7,251,422 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Tuesday" in other languages is:

  • German: Dienstag.
  • French: Mardi.
  • Italian: Martedi.
  • Spanish: Martes.
  • Portuguese: Terca-feira.

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