Thursday 21 August 1997
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
In that special week of August people in US were listening to I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans.
In UK I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans was in the top 5 hits.
Event Horizon, directed by Paul Anderson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while Unnatural Exposure by Patricia Cornwell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching South Park.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Calamity Adventure 2: People and Traditions or Doom 64.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 August 1997 ?
- Ninoy Aquino Day - special holiday in the Philippines.
- Orthodox - Thaddaeus
- RC saints - Pope Pius X
- Roman festivals - Consualia, in honor of Consus, is held
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- Typhoon Winnie kills 140, injures 3,000 in East China
- US government forces closure of Hudson Foods due to E Coli break out
- ''Be Here Now'', the third album from English rock band Oasis, becomes the fastest selling album in UK history.
- 60–100 are killed in the Beni-Ali massacre in Algeria.
- The Independent International Commission on Decommissioning is set up in Northern Ireland, as part of a peace process.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Puff Daddy & Faith Evans - I'll Be Missing You
- The Notorious B.I.G. - Mo Money, Mo Problems
- The Backstreet Boys - Quit Playing Games (With My Heart)
- Third Eye Blind - Semi-Charmed Life
- The Spice Girls - 2 Become 1
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Dru Hill - Never Make A Promise
- Lil' Kim - Not Tonight
- Meredith Brooks - Bitch
- Robyn - Do You Know (What It Takes)
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