It was Monday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Candle In The Wind 1997 by Elton John.
In UK Something About The Way You Look / Candle In The Wind by Elton John was in the top 5 hits.
The Devil's Advocate, directed by Taylor Hackford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while The Royals by Kitty Kelle was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in October 1997 ?
- The Devil's Advocate
directed by Taylor Hackford
starring: Keanu Reeves, Al Pacino, Charlize Theron
- I Know What You Did Last Summer
directed by Jim Gillespie
starring: Jennifer Love Hewitt, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Anne Heche
directed by Mel Smith
starring: Rowan Atkinson, Peter MacNicol, John Mills
- Boogie Nights
directed by Paul Thomas Anderson
starring: Mark Wahlberg, Julianne Moore, Burt Reynolds
directed by Andrew Niccol
starring: Ethan Hawke, Uma Thurman, Jude Law
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Which were the important events of Monday, 20 October 1997 ?
- October 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Bah�'f Faith - Holy Day - the B�b
- French Republican Calendar - Orge (Barley) Day, twenty-ninth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Richard Gnida, Limo driver in Detroit Red Wings crash, pleads guilty
- US accuses Microsoft of violating pact forcing IE browser on computers
- The U.S. Justice Department asks a federal court to hold Microsoft in contempt of court because it may be forcing PC makers to distribute Internet Explorer as a condition of selling Windows 95. Microsoft is formally charged with violating the terms of the 1995 Final Judgement. The federal court is asked to impose on Microsoft a US$1 million per day fine until the company stops tying the browser with Windows.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1997 ?
What news were making the headlines those days in October 1997 ?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
by Kitty Kelle
Updated account of the British Royal family. (H, Grand Central Publishing)
A Lesson Before Dying
by Ernest J. Gaines
A Lesson Before Dying, is set in a small Cajun community in the late 1940s. Jefferson, a young black man, is an unwitting party to a liquor store shoot out in which three men are killed; the only survivor, he is convicted of murder and sentenced to death.
by Clive Cussler
AN UNDERWATER GRAVEYARD IN THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST...A MYSTERIOUS SEAPORT IN THE LOUISIANA BAYOUS...A DIABOLICAL PLOT TO DESTROY AMERICA! When NUMA agent DIRK PITT® rescues a beautiful undercover agent in a daring underwater operation at Orion Lake, just north of Seattle, he confronts a sinister network run by Qin Shang, a ruthless smuggler who sells Chinese immigrants into slavery.
Love the people (1997)
Martha Stewart Got Milk? (1997)
Tell the world why Monday, 20 October 1997 is such a special date for you!