Saturday January 04, 1997
US date format: 1/4/1997, UK date format: 4/1/1997
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 4, 1997). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Christopher O'Flyng .
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton.
In UK 2 Become 1 by The Spice Girls was in the top 5 hits.
Lost Highway, directed by David Lynch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while A Reporter's Life by Walter Cronkite was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Two Fat Ladies.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Championship Manager: Season 97/98 or Excalibur 2555 AD.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 04, 1997?
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 04, 1997?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
- R. Kelly - I Believe I Can Fly
- En Vogue - Don't Let Go (Love)
- BLACKstreet - No Diggity
- Keith Sweat - Nobody
- Whitney Houston - I Believe In You And Me
- Merril Bainbridge - Mouth
- New Edition - I'm Still In Love With You
- Barbra Streisand - I Finally Found Someone
- Los Del Rio - Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)
Top #9 songs in the UK
Sport Games on January 04, 1997
- Indiana Pacers - Cleveland Cavaliers : 91 - 99
- Los Angeles Clippers - Houston Rockets : 95 - 91
- Miami Heat - Utah Jazz : 80 - 83
- Minnesota Timberwolves - Milwaukee Bucks : 97 - 91
- New York Knicks - Atlanta Hawks : 71 - 88
- Jacksonville Jaguars - Denver Broncos : 30 - 27
- San Francisco 49ers - Green Bay Packers : 14 - 35
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Celta - Valladolid : 0 - 2
- La Coruna - Barcelona : 0 - 1
La Liga Segunda DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Barcelona B - Mallorca : 1 - 2
- Ecija - Levante : 0 - 0
- Las Palmas - Eibar : 2 - 0
- Osasuna - Alaves : 1 - 1
- Real Madrid B - Leganes : 0 - 3
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Days to next January 04If January 04, 1997 is your birthday you're 23 years, 8 months, 15 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 16 days.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?