Sunday 27 April 1997
It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). 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.
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery, directed by Jay Roach, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while The Rapture of Canaan by Sheri Reynolds was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 27 April 1997 ?
- Saint Liberalis
- Saint Mariana
- Saint Floribert
- Rochester, NY: Al Franken Day.
- Catalonia: Montserrat's Day (see Montserrat).
- South Africa: Freedom day.
- Slovenia: Day of Uprising Against Occupation.
- Saint Zita Lombardo
- Paul Lambert: Actor (Tom-Executive Suite), dies at 73.
- Little Foxes, opens at Vivian Beaumont NYC for 56 performances
- Stanley, closes at Circle in the Square Theater, New York City
- Las Vegas Senior Golf Classic by TruGreen-ChemLawn
- Frank Nobilo wins Greater Greensboro Chrysler Classic at Forest Oaks.
- Nancy Lopez wins LPGA Chick-fil-A Charity Championship.
- Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), CWC treaty enters into force.
- Two trains crash at Hunan, China 126 are killed.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Puff Daddy - Can't Nobody Hold Me Down
- The Spice Girls - Wannabe
- The Notorious B.I.G. - Hypnotize
- Jewel - You Were Meant For Me
- Mark Morrison - Return Of The Mack
- Monica - For You I Will
- Celine Dion - All By Myself
- Savage Garden - I Want You
- Paula Cole - Where Have All The Cowboys Gone?
- AZ Yet - Hard To Say I'm Sorry
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