Sunday 4 May 1997
It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of May people in US were listening to Hypnotize by The Notorious B.I.G..
In UK I Believe I Can Fly by R Kelly was in the top 5 hits.
The Fifth Element, directed by Luc Besson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while The Rapture of Canaan by Sheri Reynolds 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 4 May 1997 ?
- Star Wars day, "May the 4th be with you" pun on "May the force be with you"
- Republic of China - Literary Day (???, commemorating May Fourth Movement).
- International Firefighters' Day.
- Saint Ladislaus of Gielnow
- People's Republic of China - Youth Day (???, commemorating May Fourth Movement).
- Blessed Catherine of Park
- Saint Judas Cyriacus
- Saint Florian
- Saint Godehard
- Saint Monica of Hippo (d. 387)
- Saint Ethelred
- Saint Silvianus
- Saint Titianus
- Saint Willerik
- Saint John Houghton, Saint Robert Lawrence, Saint Augustine Webster, Saint Richard Reynolds, and Saint John Hale; all put to death in 1535.
- Saint Malou
- The Netherlands - Remembrance of the Dead.
- Juliana McCourt: American fatality on board an aircraft that struck the World Trade Center in New York City on 9/11/2001, killing all on board instantly.
- Sprint Titleholders LPGA Championship
- Tammie Green wins LPGA Sprint Titleholders Championship.
- Phil Blackmar wins 50th Houston golf Open.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Puff Daddy - Can't Nobody Hold Me Down
- The Spice Girls - Wannabe
- The Notorious B.I.G. - Hypnotize
- Jewel - You Were Meant For Me
- Mark Morrison - Return Of The Mack
- Monica - For You I Will
- Savage Garden - I Want You
- Paula Cole - Where Have All The Cowboys Gone?
- AZ Yet - Hard To Say I'm Sorry
- B-Rock & The Bizz - My Baby Daddy
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