Monday 1 December 1997
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Candle In The Wind 1997 by Elton John.
In UK Barbie Girl by Aqua was in the top 5 hits.
Good Will Hunting, directed by Gus Van Sant, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while The Dark Tower IV: Wizard and Glass by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 1 December 1997 ?
- Ancient Latvia - Barbes Diena observed
- Feast day of St Eligius
- Romania - Union Day (the national holiday)
- Angola's Pioneers' Day
- World AIDS Day
- Portugal - Restoration of Independence Day: on December 1, 1640, Portugal regains its independence from Spain and Jopo IV of Portugal becomes king.
- GS Warrior guard Latrell Sprewell, attacks his coach P J Carlesimo
- Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Davenport IA on KORB 93.5 FM
- Westinghouse formally changes its name to CBS.
- President Bill Clinton signs the bill approving a 50-State circulating quarter dollar program, a circulating dollar coin, and non-circulating First Flight Centennial commemorative coins into law as Public Law 105-124.
- Michael Carneal fires at his classmates at Heath High School in West Paducah, Kentucky, leaving three dead and five wounded.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?