1. All 3 Star Wars Prequels Were Released
And The Phantom Menace was re-released.
2. Michael Jordan Retired… Twice.
3. George W. Bush Was Elected President
4. Pete Sampras Won 4 Wimbledon Titles
5. “Titanic” Was Released In Theaters
And re-released in 3D.
6. News of Bill Clinton’s Affair With Monica Lewinsky Broke
7. LeBron James Turned 13.
8. Mark McGwire And Sammy Sosa Chased Roger Maris’ Home Run Record
McGwire ended the season with 70 home runs, while Sosa finished with 66.