Friday 11 July 1997
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). 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.
Operation Condor, directed by Jackie Chan, 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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 11 July 1997 ?
- Mongolia - Naadam Holiday
- Feast Day of Saint Benedict (founder of the Benedictine Order)
- United States: Free Slurpee at 7-Eleven (most locations do this - get a free 7.11oz Slurpee on 7-11).
- Bonfire night in Northern Ireland, precursor to The_Twelfth
- Feast Day of Saint Olga (first Russian Saint)
- United Nations - World Population Day
- Ireland - National Day of Commemoration held on nearest Sunday to this date (see Irish calendar).
- China - China National Maritime Day
- Flanders, region in Belgium (not a public holiday) - Flemish Day (1302 Battle of the Golden Spurs)
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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