Saturday 12 July 1997
It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Malala Yousafzai and Daniel Lawrence.
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.
On TV people were watching Oz.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Chopper Attack or V-Rally.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 12 July 1997 ?
- Sveti Petar (St. Peter)
- Sunset and sunrise occur along Manhattan's street grid centerline
- Newfoundland - Orangemen's Day
- Northern Ireland - Battle of the Boyne Day (also known as Orangemen's Day or the Twelfth, see Irish calendar).
- Mongolia - Naadam Holiday (2nd day)
- The "center pivot irrigation day" of Colorado
- Kiribati - Independence Day
- RainMaker Day - Salem, OR.
- Spo TomT and Prfncipe - Independence Day
- Malala Yousafzai: Pakistani girl (born in Mingora) school pupil and education activist.
- Daniel Lawrence: English cricketer.
- Cubs play in their 5,000th consecutive gane with out being no-hit
- Pirates Francisco Cordova and Ricardo Rincon no-hit Astros 3-0 in 10 inn
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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