Wednesday 1 October 1997
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Sam Verlinden and Martin Kendal.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to 4 Seasons Of Loneliness by Boyz II Men.
In UK Men In Black by Will Smith was in the top 5 hits.
Boogie Nights, directed by Paul Thomas Anderson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while If This World Were Mine by E. Lynn Harris was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Fóstbræður.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Everybody's Golf or Ballblazer Champions.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Singapore - Children's Day
- Also see October 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- World Vegetarian Day
- French Republican Calendar - Cuve (Barrel) Day, tenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Tuvalu - Independence Day (from Gilbert Islands (Kiribati), 1975)
- San Marino - two Captains Regent, elected by parliament, take office for six months.
- Nigeria - Independence Day (from Britain, 1960)
- People's Republic of China - National Day (1949)
- RC Church - Feast days of Saint ThTrFse de Lisieux; formerly of Saint Bavo and Saint Remigius
- Republic of Cyprus - Independence Day (from Britain, 1960)
- Sam Verlinden: New Zealander singer and actor.
- Martin Kendal: Family Member.
- Sabrina Vaz: YouTube Star.
- Carolina Hurricanes 1st game vs. Tampa Bay Lightning
- Spice Hot premieres on cable
- Luke Woodham walks into Pearl High School in Pearl, Mississippi and opens fire, killing two girls, after killing his mother earlier that morning.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Boyz II Men - 4 Seasons Of Loneliness
- Mariah Carey - Honey
- Usher - You Make Me Wanna..
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- The Backstreet Boys - Quit Playing Games (With My Heart)
- The Notorious B.I.G. - Mo Money, Mo Problems
- Third Eye Blind - Semi-Charmed Life
- The Spice Girls - 2 Become 1
- Puff Daddy & Faith Evans - I'll Be Missing You
- Jewel - Foolish Games
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Sport Games on 1 October 1997
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- Paniliakos - Panahaiki : 2 - 0
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