Sunday May 04, 1997
US date format: 5/4/1997, UK date format: 4/5/1997
It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 4, 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 Juliana McCourt and Desiigne Desiigner.
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 Everybody's Golf or Final Furlong.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 04, 1997?
- Star Wars day, "May the 4th be with you" pun on "May the force be with you"
- Republic of China - Literary Day (???, commemorating May Fourth Movement).
- International Firefighters' Day.
- Saint Ladislaus of Gielnow
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- Sprint Titleholders LPGA Championship
- Tammie Green wins LPGA Sprint Titleholders Championship.
- Phil Blackmar wins 50th Houston golf Open.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 04, 1997?
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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
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
Sport Games on May 04, 1997
- Detroit Pistons - Atlanta Hawks : 79 - 84
- Los Angeles Lakers - Utah Jazz : 77 - 93
- Orlando Magic - Miami Heat : 83 - 91
Serie AItalian Football
- Atalanta - Parma : 1 - 2
- Inter - Vicenza : 0 - 1
- Juventus - Sampdoria : 0 - 0
- Perugia - Fiorentina : 1 - 1
- Piacenza - Bologna : 1 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- CZ Jena - Stuttgarter K : 0 - 0
- Gutersloh - Lubeck : 3 - 1
- Kaiserslautern - F Koln : 2 - 0
- Leipzig - Zwickau : 4 - 0
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Ath Bilbao - Valladolid : 0 - 0
- Betis - Compostela : 0 - 0
- Celta - Valencia : 1 - 1
- Espanol - Sociedad : 3 - 0
- Hercules - Logrones : 1 - 0
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next May 04If May 04, 1997 is your birthday you're 23 years, 4 months, 15 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 15 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?