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  • Washington D.C., U.S.
    Sunday Jan 3, 1999

    Impeachment of Bill Clinton

    Gingrich Resigned from Congress

    Washington D.C., U.S.
    Sunday Jan 3, 1999

    Shortly after the elections, Gingrich, who had been one of the leading advocates for impeachment, announced he would resign from Congress as soon as he was able to find somebody to fill his vacant seat; Gingrich fulfilled this pledge, and officially resigned from Congress on January 3, 1999.




  • Worcester, Massachusetts, U.S.
    Monday Jan 4, 1999

    Dwayne Johnson

    Mankind Defeated the Rock

    Worcester, Massachusetts, U.S.
    Monday Jan 4, 1999

    The Rock continued to feud with Mankind over the WWF Championship, which was traded back and forth between them. First, in the main event of the January 4, 1999 episode of Raw Is War, Mankind defeated The Rock after interference from Stone Cold Steve Austin.




  • Senate, Washington D.C., U.S.
    Thursday Jan 7, 1999

    Impeachment of Bill Clinton

    Formal Presentation of the Charges

    Senate, Washington D.C., U.S.
    Thursday Jan 7, 1999

    The Senate trial began on January 7, 1999, with Chief Justice of the United States William Rehnquist presiding. The first day consisted of formal presentation of the charges against Clinton, and of Rehnquist swearing in all arguants in the trial.




  • Washington D.C., U.S.
    Friday Jan 8, 1999

    Impeachment of Bill Clinton

    Call Witnesses in the Trial

    Washington D.C., U.S.
    Friday Jan 8, 1999

    A resolution on rules and procedure for the trial was adopted unanimously on the following day; however, senators tabled the question of whether to call witnesses in the trial.




  • Capitol Hill, Washington D.C., U.S.
    Monday Jan 11, 1999

    Impeachment of Bill Clinton

    Briefs by the House of Representatives

    Capitol Hill, Washington D.C., U.S.
    Monday Jan 11, 1999

    Briefs were filed by the House on January 11, 1999.




  • U.S.
    Wednesday Jan 13, 1999

    Michael Jordan

    2nd Rerirement

    U.S.
    Wednesday Jan 13, 1999

    Jordan retired for the second time on January 13, 1999.




  • Capitol Hill, Washington D.C., U.S.
    Wednesday Jan 13, 1999

    Impeachment of Bill Clinton

    Briefs by Bill Clinton

    Capitol Hill, Washington D.C., U.S.
    Wednesday Jan 13, 1999

    briefs were filed by Clinton on January 13, 1999.


  • Beverly Hilton Hotel, Beverly Hills, California, U.S.
    Sunday Jan 24, 1999

    Jim Carrey

    The First Golden Globe Award for Best Actor

    Beverly Hilton Hotel, Beverly Hills, California, U.S.
    Sunday Jan 24, 1999

    Eventually, he did pick up his first Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture Drama for the movie The Truman Show.


  • Anaheim, California, U.S.
    Sunday Jan 24, 1999

    Dwayne Johnson

    "I Quit" Match

    Anaheim, California, U.S.
    Sunday Jan 24, 1999

    In an "I Quit" match at Royal Rumble on January 24, The Rock regained the title, when a recording of Mankind saying "I quit" from an earlier interview was played over the PA system.


  • Washington D.C., U.S.
    Monday Jan 25, 1999

    Impeachment of Bill Clinton

    Lack of Merit

    Washington D.C., U.S.
    Monday Jan 25, 1999

    On January 25, Senator Robert Byrd moved for dismissals of both articles of impeachment for lack of merit.


  • Senate, Washington D.C., U.S.
    Tuesday Jan 26, 1999

    Impeachment of Bill Clinton

    Private Session

    Senate, Washington D.C., U.S.
    Tuesday Jan 26, 1999

    On the following day, Rep. Bryant moved to call witnesses to the trial, a question that the Senate had scrupulously avoided to that point. In both cases, the Senate voted to deliberate on the question in private session, rather than public, televised procedure.


  • Senate, Washington D.C., U.S.
    Wednesday Jan 27, 1999

    Impeachment of Bill Clinton

    The Senate voted in Public Session

    Senate, Washington D.C., U.S.
    Wednesday Jan 27, 1999

    On January 27, the Senate voted on both motions in public session; the motion to dismiss failed on a nearly party line vote of 56–44, while the motion to depose witnesses passed by the same margin.


  • Senate, Washington D.C., U.S.
    Thursday Jan 28, 1999

    Impeachment of Bill Clinton

    Voting of the Senate

    Senate, Washington D.C., U.S.
    Thursday Jan 28, 1999

    A day later, the Senate voted down motions to move directly to a vote on the articles of impeachment and to suppress videotaped depositions of the witnesses from public release, Senator Russ Feingold voting with the Republicans.


  • U.S.
    Sunday Jan 31, 1999

    Dwayne Johnson

    A Forklift Truck

    U.S.
    Sunday Jan 31, 1999

    On January 31, during an episode of Sunday Night Heat, Mankind pinned The Rock using a forklift truck in an Empty Arena match to win the WWF title. This match was referred to as "Halftime Heat" as it was televised during halftime of that year's Super Bowl.


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