18th of March, 1999

The 18th of March, 1999, fell on a Thursday. Day 77 of 1999. Decade: 1990s.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 18th of March, 1999:

  • The Nokia 3210 is released.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 18th of March, 1999:

  • United States: Believe - Cher
  • United Kingdom: When The Going Gets Tough - Boyzone

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Analyze This" 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 18th of March, 1999.

  • 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.

  • Y2K

    Throughout much of 1999, the media focused on Y2K and the dawn of a new millennium. There was also a lot of concern about the "Millennium Bug".

  • Sarah Michelle Gellar

    Buffy star Sarah Michelle Gellar is listed as FHM's sexiest woman of the year in 1999.

  • 1999 in movies.

    Movies released in 1999 included Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace, The Sixth Sense, Toy Story 2, Tarzan, The Matrix, The Mummy, Notting Hill, Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me, Office Space, Fight Club, The Blair Witch Project, The Green Mile and American Pie.

  • Time Person of the Year 1999

    Amazon CEO Jeffrey P. Bezos is named as the Time Person of the Year in 1999.

  • 1999 in music.

    Popular music artists in 1999 included Monica, Backstreet Boys, Cher, Whitney Houston, N Sync, TLC, Sixpence None the Richer, Ricky Martin, Jennifer Lopez, Pearl Jam, Destiny's Child, Ja Rule, Jay-Z, Christina Aguilera and Britney Spears.

  • Kosovo War

    NATO involvement in the Kosovo War becomes more and more inevitable as peace talks fail.

  • Nokia 3210

    In March of 1999, the Nokia 3210 was released. Over the course of 1999 and 2000, the Nokia 3210 went on to become one of the most popular cell phones in history.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 18th of March:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 20 years, 7 months and 0 days have passed since the 18th of March, 1999.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 11 of 1999.
  • Leap Year: 1999 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 18th of March, 1999, will be 20 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 921715200.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 18th of March, 1999:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 18th of March, 1999, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1999 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 18th of March, 1999 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.

Weather

Weather information for the 18th of March, 1999:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 11.6 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 40.1 degrees Fahrenheit. 4.5 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 9.67 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Bill Clinton was the President of the United States on the 18th of March, 1999.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 18th of March, 1999 was probably conceived around the 8th of June, 1998. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 18th of March, 1999 is the 26th of December, 1999. (Rough Estimate).

18th of March

Events that have occurred on the 18th of March:


Television

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

  • The Sopranos - Crime drama about the life of a New Jersey mobster.
  • The Powerpuff Girls - Cartoon about a group of sisters with superpowers.
  • Becker - TV show about a grumpy doctor called Dr. John Becker.
  • Charmed - TV series about a group of sisters that are witches.
  • 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.

Computer Games

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

  • Final Fantasy VIII - RPG game.
  • Syphon Filter - Third-person shooter / stealth game, starring Gabriel Logan as the main character.
  • Silent Hill - Survival horror game.
  • The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time - Released on the Nintendo 64.
  • Half-Life - Sci-fi first person shooter game developed by Valve Corporation.
  • 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.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 18th of March, 1999.

  • 7,518 days have passed since this date.
  • 649,551,600 seconds have passed since the 18th of March, 1999.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 757,810,200 times.
  • Since the 18th of March, 1999, earth has travelled approximately 335,168,625,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 108,258,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 55,861,438 steps. That's about 24,827 miles!
  • Since this date, 7,794,619 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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