Thursday 17 April 1997
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ryland Lynch .
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Can't Nobody Hold Me Down by Puff Daddy.
In UK I Believe I Can Fly by R Kelly was in the top 5 hits.
Grosse Pointe Blank, directed by George Armitage, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while The Partner by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Loriot.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ace Combat 2 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 17 April 1997 ?
- Pope Anicetus (died 166)
- Saint Gerwin of Oudenburg (d. 1117)
- Saint Landricus
- Blessed Radboud of Louvain (d.1142)
- Saint Stephen Harding (d. 1134)
- Chaim Herzog: Israeli politician, soldier, lawyer and author who served as the sixth President of Israel.
- New Jersey Devils' goalie Martin Brodeur is second NHL goalie to score in a playoff game.
- John Bell, 115, recieves new heart pacemaker.
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