Thursday 10 July 1997
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Rena Kato .
In that special week of July people in US were listening to I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans.
In UK Mmm Bop by Hanson was in the top 5 hits.
Contact, directed by Robert Zemeckis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while Songs in Ordinary Time by Mary McGarry Morris was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Oz.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Eberouge or Star Wars Jedi Knight: Dark Forces II.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 10 July 1997 ?
- Mauritania - Armed Forces Day
- Bahamas - Independence Day
- Silence Day - celebrated by followers of Meher Baba
- Ancient Latvia - Septinu Bralu Diena observed
- Rena Kato: Japanese singer dancer model and actress (AKB48).
- Hideki Irabu makes his debut as a New York Yankee, he beats Tigers 10-3
- RJR Nabisco announces it will replace Joe Camel in new ads
- In London scientists report the findings of the DNA analysis of a Neanderthal skeleton which support the ''out of Africa theory'' of human evolution placing an ''African Eve'' at 100,000 to 200,000 years ago.
- Partido Popular (Spain) member Miguel Angel Blanco is kidnapped in the Basque city of Ermua by ETA members, sparking widespread protests.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Puff Daddy & Faith Evans - I'll Be Missing You
- Meredith Brooks - Bitch
- Hanson - MMMbop
- Mark Morrison - Return Of The Mack
- Bone Thugs N Harmony - Look Into My Eyes
- I Belong To You (Every Time I See Your Face) - Rome
- The Spice Girls - Say You'll Be There
- Shawn Colvin - Sunny Came Home
- Robyn - Do You Know (What It Takes)
- The Backstreet Boys - Quit Playing Games (With My Heart)
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