Wednesday 22 January 1997
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Dylan Hyde and Richard Camacho.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton.
In UK Professional Widow (It's Got To Be Big) by Tori Amos was in the top 5 hits.
Chasing Amy, directed by Kevin Smith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while The Book of Ruth by Jane Hamilton was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Brass Eye.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing G-Nome or Star Wars: Yoda Stories.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 January 1997 ?
- New Zealand - Wellington Anniversary.
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Vincent.
Famous Birthdays:22 January
- Mollie Panter-Downes: Writer, dies at 90.
- Ian Arthur Hoyle Munro: medical journalist, dies at age 73.
- Ron Holden: American singer (Born 1939).
- Billy Mackenzie: Scottish rock musician, a songwriter and lead singer for The Associates.
- Irwin Levine: composer ("Tie a Yellow Ribbon"), dies at age 58.
- Wally Whyton: English singer-songwriter (The Vipers Skiffle Group) (d. 1997)
- Space Shuttle Atlantis Returns to Earth, Successful
- Madeleine Albright becomes the first female Secretary of State after confirmation by the United States Senate.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
- En Vogue - Don't Let Go (Love)
- R. Kelly - I Believe I Can Fly
- Keith Sweat - Nobody
- Whitney Houston - I Believe In You And Me
- BLACKstreet - No Diggity
- Merril Bainbridge - Mouth
- New Edition - I'm Still In Love With You
- Celine Dion - It's All Coming Back To Me Now
- Sheryl Crow - If It Makes You Happy
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