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Saturday 4 January 1997

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). 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 Perfect Day by Various Artists was in the top 5 hits. Scream, directed by Wes Craven, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997 while James Herriot'S Favorite Dog Stories by James Herriot was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Odoru daisosasen. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Armored Core or Calamity Adventure 2: People and Traditions.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Scream

Directed by: Wes Craven

Starring: Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox, David Arquette

Country: United States

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Mars Attacks!

Directed by: Tim Burton

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Pierce Brosnan, Sarah Jessica Parker

Country: United States

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Jerry Maguire

Directed by: Cameron Crowe

Starring: Tom Cruise, Cuba Gooding Jr., Rene Zellweger

Country: United States

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Daylight

Directed by: Rob Cohen

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Amy Brenneman, Viggo Mortensen

Country: United States

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Star Trek: First Contact

Directed by: Jonathan Frakes

Starring: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, Brent Spiner

Country: United States

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What the sky looked like on 4 January 1997

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Bingo & Molly

Written by: Tom Broadbridge, Alice Donenfeld, Robin Goodrow, Parker Page

Starring: Robin Goodrow, Frank Italiano, Larissa Matheson, Rachel More

Country: United States

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Coltrane's Planes and Automobiles

Starring: Robbie Coltrane

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Really Wild Animals

Starring: Dudley Moore, Billy West

Country: United States

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Pop-Up Video

Country: United States

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Two Fat Ladies

Starring: Clarissa Dickson Wright, Jennifer Paterson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 4 January 1997 ?

Holidays:
  • Spaghetti Day
  • Ogoni Day
  • The eleventh night and tenth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
  • Feast day of St Elizabeth Ann Seton
Famous Birthdays:
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1997?

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Sport Games on 4 January 1997

NBA
American Basketball
  • 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
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NFL
American Football
  • Jacksonville Jaguars - Denver Broncos : 30 - 27
  • San Francisco 49ers - Green Bay Packers : 14 - 35
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La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Celta - Valladolid : 0 - 2
  • La Coruna - Barcelona : 0 - 1
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La Liga Segunda Division
Football (Spain)
  • Barcelona B - Mallorca : 1 - 2
  • Ecija - Levante : 0 - 0
  • Las Palmas - Eibar : 2 - 0
  • Osasuna - Alaves : 1 - 1
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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1997 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. I Believe I Can Fly (From "Space Jam") - R. Kelly
  2. Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
  3. Nobody - Keith Sweat Featuring Athena Cage
  4. En Vogue - Don't Let Go (Love)
  5. I Believe In You And Me (From "The Preacher's Wife") - Whitney Houston
  6. Mint Condition - What Kind Of Man Would I Be
  7. Ginuwine - Pony
  8. No Diggity - BLACKstreet (Featuring Dr. Dre)
  9. No Time - Lil' Kim Featuring Puff Daddy
  10. New Edition - You Don't Have To Worry/I'm Still In Love With You
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Trapecista - Enrique Iglesias
  2. Asi Como Te Conoci - Marco Antonio Solis
  3. No Pude Enamorarme Mas - Los Tigres del Norte
  4. Palomita Blanca - Michael Salgado
  5. El Baile De La Botella - Joe Luciano
  6. El Principe - Limite
  7. Ni Como Amigos - Los Mismos
  8. Siempre Hace Frio - Selena
  9. Linda Eh - Grupo Mania
  10. Como Es Posible Que A Mi Lado - Luis Miguel

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

James Herriot'S Favorite Dog Stories

By: James Herriot

"When I decided to be a vet, I knew that I wanted to be a dog doctor, so I could spend all my time with dogs."

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Angela's Ashes

By: Frank McCourt

A Pulitzer Prize–winning, #1 New York Times bestseller, Angela’s Ashes is Frank McCourt’s masterful memoir of his childhood in Ireland.“When I look back on my childhood I wonder how I managed to survive at all.

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Airframe

By: Michael Crichton

From the author of Jurassic Park, Timeline, and Sphere comes this extraordinary thriller about airline safety, business intrigue, and a deadly cover-up. #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER “The pacing is fast, the suspense nonstop.”—People

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Gift And Mystery

By: Pope John Paul II

In a personal spiritual testimony, Pope John Paul II decribes his journey to the priesthood, discussing his childhood, education, the years of Nazi occupation that led him to dedicate

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Armored Core

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Action, third-person shooter, mecha simulation

Publisher: JP FromSoftware

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Anastasia: Adventures with Pooka and Bartok

Anastasia: Adventures with Pooka and Bartok

Platform: Mac OS Microsoft Windows

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Fox Interactive

Age of Empires

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Windows Mobile, Macintosh

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Microsoft

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Colony Wars

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Space combat simulator

Publisher: NA / EU Psygnosis; JP Artdink

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Calamity Adventure 2: People and Traditions

Calamity Adventure 2: People and Traditions

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Edutainment

Publisher: The Lightspan Partnership, Inc.


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