Saturday 3 May 1997
It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ivana Jorović .
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.
The Fifth Element, directed by Luc Besson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Loriot.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing ClayFighter 63⅓ or Famista 64.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 3 May 1997 ?
- Saint Apostle James the Lesser
- Black Madonna of Cz?stochowa Queen and Protector of Poland (since April 1, 1656)
- Antonia and Alexander (martyrs of 313)
- Saint Emily Bicchiere (1238 - 1314
- Saints Eventius and Alexander, Saint Theodulus (martyrs of 119)
- Saint Ansfrid (c. 1008)
- Saint Alexander I
- Saint Apostle Philip
- Feast of the Finding of the Holy Cross, aka the Invention of the True Cross.
- Discoflux (Discordianism).
- Constitution Day in Poland and Japan.
- World Press Freedom Day.
- Saint Juvenalis (d. 376)
- 123rd Kentucky Derby: Gary Stevens aboard Silver Charm wins in 2:02.3.
- ABC Bud Light Masters Bowling Tournament won by Jason Queen.
- Garry Kasparov begins chess match with IBM supercomputer Deep Blue.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Notorious B.I.G. - Hypnotize
- Puff Daddy - Can't Nobody Hold Me Down
- Jewel - You Were Meant For Me
- Monica - For You I Will
- Savage Garden - I Want You
- The Spice Girls - Wannabe
- Mark Morrison - Return Of The Mack
- AZ Yet - Hard To Say I'm Sorry
- Paula Cole - Where Have All The Cowboys Gone?
- B-Rock & The Bizz - My Baby Daddy
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Sport Games on 3 May 1997
- Phoenix Suns - Seattle SuperSonics : 92 - 116
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Dusseldorf - Bielefeld : 1 - 2
- FC Koln - Karlsruhe : 4 - 1
- Freiburg - Duisburg : 2 - 0
- Hamburg - Werder Bremen : 3 - 2
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Essen - Oldenburg : 5 - 0
- Wolfsburg - Ein Frankfurt : 4 - 1
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- La Coruna - Sevilla : 3 - 0
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?