Saturday 1 November 1997
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Alexander Draper Wolff and Alex Wolff.
In that special week of November 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.
Starship Troopers, directed by Paul Verhoeven, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching I'm Alan Partridge.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Forgotten Realms Archives or FIFA: Road to World Cup 98.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 1 November 1997 ?
- Also see November 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- United States - Start of National Novel Writing Month
- World Vegan Day
- Mexico - The Day of the Dead
- Ireland - Samhain the traditional first day of Winter
- Algeria - National day
- Catholicism - Holy Day of Obligation, All Saints Day. Holiday in Austria, Belgium, Croatia, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Lithuania, Mexico, The Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Seychelles, Slovenia, Spain, Guatemala.
- Roman festivals - last day of the Ludi Victoriae Sullanae.
- Antigua and Barbuda - Independence Day (from Britain, 1981)
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Elton John - Candle In The Wind 1997
- Elton John - Something About The Way You Look Tonight
- Usher - You Make Me Wanna..
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Boyz II Men - 4 Seasons Of Loneliness
- Allure - All Cried Out
- Somethin' For The People - My Love Is The Shhh!
- Jewel - Foolish Games
- The Backstreet Boys - Quit Playing Games (With My Heart)
- Mariah Carey - Honey
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Sport Games on 1 November 1997
- Charlotte Hornets - Minnesota Timberwolves : 90 - 106
- Cleveland Cavaliers - San Antonio Spurs : 80 - 83
- Dallas Mavericks - Seattle SuperSonics : 89 - 81
- Denver Nuggets - Utah Jazz : 84 - 102
Serie AItalian Football
- Inter - Parma : 1 - 0
- Juventus - Udinese : 4 - 1
- Roma - Lazio : 1 - 3
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Anderlecht - Gent : 2 - 2
- Lommel - Lokeren : 1 - 5
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Hansa Rostock - Bochum : 2 - 2
- Karlsruhe - FC Koln : 3 - 1
- Munich 1860 - Bayern Munich : 2 - 2
- Stuttgart - Schalke 04 : 0 - 0
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