Friday May 02, 1997

US date format: 5/2/1997, UK date format: 2/5/1997

It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 2, 1997). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include BamBam (singer) and Perla Haney-Jardine. In that special week of May people in US were listening to Hypnotize by The Notorious B.I.G.. In UK I Believe I Can Fly by R Kelly was in the top 5 hits. L.A. Confidential, directed by Curtis Hanson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997 while The Gift Of Peace by Joseph Cardinal Bernardin was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Vanishing Man. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dōsei or Chaos Island: The Lost World.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Zoe
  • Saint Mafalda
  • Saint Waldebert, Walbert or Gaubert
  • Saint Germanus
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Events

  • Police arrest transsexual hooker Atisone Seiuli with Eddie Murphy
  • Republic of Texas security chief Robert Scheidt surrenders.
  • Mercury Mail announces its one millionth internet subscriber.
  • Donald Trump and Marla Maples announce they are separating.
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Movies

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L.A. Confidential

L.A. Confidential

Directed by: Curtis Hanson

Starring: Kevin Spacey, Russell Crowe, Guy Pearce, Kim Basinger

Country: United States of America

Happy Together

Happy Together

Directed by: Kar-Wai Wong

Starring: Leslie Cheung, Tony Chiu-Wai Leung, Chen Chang, Gregory Dayton

Taste of Cherry

Taste of Cherry

Directed by: Abbas Kiarostami

Starring: Homayoun Ershadi, Abdolrahman Bagheri, Afshin Khorshid Bakhtiari, Safar Ali Moradi

Funny Games

Funny Games

Directed by: Michael Haneke

Starring: Susanne Lothar, Ulrich Mühe, Arno Frisch, Frank Giering

The Sweet Hereafter

The Sweet Hereafter

Directed by: Atom Egoyan

Starring: Ian Holm, Sarah Polley, Caerthan Banks, Tom McCamus

Sport Games on May 02, 1997

Sport Games on May 02, 1997


NBA

American Basketball
  • Atlanta Hawks - Detroit Pistons : 94 - 82
  • Los Angeles Lakers - Portland Trail Blazers : 95 - 91
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Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Dortmund - Schalke 04 : 1 - 0
  • Hansa Rostock - Bochum : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of May 02, 1997

Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • Hertha - Mannheim : 2 - 2
  • Mainz - Meppen : 3 - 0
See all Football game results of May 02, 1997

Eredivisie

Football (Netherlands)
  • Waalwijk - Utrecht : 1 - 0
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TV Series

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The Vanishing Man

The Vanishing Man

Shapes of the Invisible

Shapes of the Invisible

Directed by: Pierre Oscar Levy

Bullyparade

Bullyparade

Directed by: Michael Herbig

Die Camper

Die Camper

Spawn

Spawn

Days to next May 02

If May 02, 1997 is your birthday you're 23 years, 4 months, 27 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 3 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Gift Of Peace by Joseph Cardinal Bernardin

The Gift Of Peace

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Joseph Cardinal Bernardin's gentle leadership throughout his life of ministerial service had made him an internationally beloved figure, but the words he left behind about his final journey would change the

The Partner by John Grisham

The Partner

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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLEROnce he was a well-liked, well-paid young partner in a thriving Mississippi law firm. Then Patrick Lanigan stole ninety million dollars from his own firm—and ran for his life.

The Millionaire Next Door by Thomas J. Stanley and William D. Danko

The Millionaire Next Door

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The bestselling The Millionaire Next Door identifies seven common traits that show up again and again among those who have accumulated wealth.

Planet Of Twilight by Barbara Hambly

Planet Of Twilight

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New York Times bestselling author Barbara Hambly returns to the Star Wars(r) universe to tell a breathtaking tale of a mysterious world where the battle between the New Republic and the

Small Vices by Robert B. Parker

Small Vices

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Ellis Alves is no angel. But his lawyer says he was framed for the murder of college student Melissa Henderson...and asks Spenser for help.From

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Dōsei

Dōsei

Platform: Windows

Genre: Eroge, Social simulation game

Publisher: Nexton

Armored Core

Armored Core

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Action, third-person shooter, mecha simulation

Publisher: JP FromSoftware

TOCA Touring Car Championship

TOCA Touring Car Championship

Platform: PlayStation Game Boy Color Microsoft Windows

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Codemasters, 3DO (USA), Upstar (Japan), THQ (Game Boy Color)

Chaos Island: The Lost World

Chaos Island: The Lost World

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Dark Earth

Dark Earth

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action/Adventure

Publisher: MicroProse

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on May 02, 1997?

On May 02, 1997 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is May 02, 1997?

On May 02, 1997 the zodiac sign was Taurus.

Who was the US President on May 02, 1997?

On May 02, 1997 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 02, 1997?

On May 02, 1997 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on May 02, 1997?

On May 02, 1997 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on May 02, 1997?

On May 02, 1997 several famous people were born including, BamBam (singer), Perla Haney-Jardine, Perla Haney-jardine.

What was the number one song in May 02, 1997?

The number one song in the week of May 02, 1997 was Hypnotize by The Notorious B.I.G. in US and I Believe I Can Fly by R Kelly in UK.

What were the top hits on May 02, 1997?

The top hits on May 02, 1997 were Hypnotize by The Notorious B.I.G., Can't Nobody Hold Me Down by Puff Daddy, You Were Meant For Me by Jewel in US and I Believe I Can Fly by R Kelly, Bellissima by DJ Quicksilver, Don't Speak by No Doubt in UK.


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