Wednesday 22 January 1997
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). 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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
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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.
- Wally Whyton: English singer-songwriter (The Vipers Skiffle Group) (d. 1997).
- Ron Holden: American singer (Born 1939).
- Ian Arthur Hoyle Munro: medical journalist, dies at age 73.
- Irwin Levine: composer ("Tie a Yellow Ribbon"), dies at age 58.
- Billy Mackenzie: Scottish rock musician, a songwriter and lead singer for The Associates. Mackenzie was a suicide on 1/22/1997.
- Space Shuttle Atlantis Returns to Earth, Successful
- Madeleine Albright becomes the first female Secretary of State after confirmation by the United States Senate.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- En Vogue - Don't Let Go (Love)
- Whitney Houston - I Believe In You And Me
- New Edition - I'm Still In Love With You
- Sheryl Crow - If It Makes You Happy
- Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
- BLACKstreet - No Diggity
- Celine Dion - It's All Coming Back To Me Now
- R. Kelly - I Believe I Can Fly
- Keith Sweat - Nobody
- Merril Bainbridge - Mouth
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?