April 7th, 1998, fell on a Tuesday. It was day 97 of 1998. The decade was the 1990s.
22 years, 3 months and 3 days have passed since April 7th, 1998.
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The date is April 7th, 1998 and it's a Tuesday. The summer of 1998 is drawing closer and temperatures have started to rise. In America, the song All My Life by K-Ci & JoJo is on top of the singles charts.
Over in the UK, It's Like That by Run DMC & Jason Nevins is the number one hit song. Bill Clinton is currently the President of the United States and the movie Lost in Space is at the top of the Box Office. It's 1998, so radio stations are being dominated by the likes of Brandy, Monica, Aerosmith, R. Kelly, K-Ci & JoJo, Céline Dion, All Saints, Steps and Will Smith.
The Clinton-Lewinsky sex scandal is receiving ongoing media attention. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Father Ted", "Kenan & Kel", "Ally McBeal" and "CatDog". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "GoldenEye 007", "Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee", "Grand Theft Auto" and "Tenchu: Stealth Assassins".
Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "The Nanny", "Hang Time", "Teletubbies" and "Smart Guy". Popular toys include the likes of "Jenga", "Polly Pocket", "Bop It" and "Spice Girls dolls".
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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.
"Shakespeare in Love" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1998.
American model and television host Jenny McCarthy is listed as FHM's sexiest model in 1998.
Movies released in 1998 included Armageddon, Saving Private Ryan, Godzilla, There's Something About Mary, A Bug's Life, Deep Impact, Mulan, Dr. Dolittle, Shakespeare in Love, Lethal Weapon 4, Blade, American History X and The Waterboy.
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.
Popular music artists in 1998 included Usher, Céline Dion, K-Ci & JoJo, Next, Shania Twain, Backstreet Boys, Mariah Carey, Brandy, Monica, Sarah McLachlan, Jennifer Paige, Aerosmith, 98 Degrees, Deborah Cox, Britney Spears and All Saints.
"My Heart Will Go On" by Celine Dion would go on to win a Grammy for 1998's Record of the Year.
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.
Singer George Michael is arrested on the 7th of April, 1998, for "engaging in a lewd act" in a public restroom. The incident led to Michael's homosexuality becoming public.
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"CatDog" - "Dawson's Creek" - "Bear in the Big Blue House" - "Teen Angel" - "City Guys" - "Recess" - "USA High" - "The Angry Beavers" - "Smart Guy" - "Pokemon" - "Teletubbies" - "Daria" - "Hey Arnold!" - "Arthur" - "Sabrina the Teenage Witch" - "Blue's Clues" - "7th Heaven" - "Kenan & Kel" - "Moesha" - "Goosebumps" - "Hang Time" - "Pinky and the Brain" - "In the House" - "Dexter's Laboratory" - "Friends" - "All That" - "Sister, Sister" - "Weird Science" - "The Nanny" - "Tales from the Cryptkeeper" - "Animaniacs" - "Bill Nye the Science Guy" - "Home Improvement" - "Doug" - "Rugrats" - "Beverly Hills, 90210" - "The Simpsons"
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