Tuesday 5 August 1997
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Olivia Holt and Alexandre Junca.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans.
In UK I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans was in the top 5 hits.
Cop Land, directed by James Mangold, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while Songs in Ordinary Time by Mary McGarry Morris was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rummel & Rabalder.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ace Combat 2 or Forbes Corporate Warrior.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 August 1997 ?
- St. Memmius
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Oswald
- St. Afra and her companions
- Burkina Faso - Independence Day
- Croatia - Victory Day and National Thanksgiving Day
- Olivia Holt: TV Actress.
- Alexandre Junca: French victim, killed at the age of 13.
- Adam Irigoyen: TV Actor.
- Don Steele: LA radio personality (KRTH), dies of cancer at 61.
- Korean Air 747 with 331 aboard crashes in Guam, 29 survive
- Ramzi Yousef, mastermind of world trade center bombing goes on trial
- Soyuz TM-26 crew of Anatoly Solovyov and Pavel Vinogradov, launched
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Puff Daddy & Faith Evans - I'll Be Missing You
- The Notorious B.I.G. - Mo Money, Mo Problems
- The Backstreet Boys - Quit Playing Games (With My Heart)
- Third Eye Blind - Semi-Charmed Life
- Meredith Brooks - Bitch
- Lil' Kim - Not Tonight
- Robyn - Do You Know (What It Takes)
- Shawn Colvin - Sunny Came Home
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Dru Hill - Never Make A Promise
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Sport Games on 5 August 1997
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bielefeld - Stuttgart : 2 - 1
- Duisburg - Schalke 04 : 1 - 0
- Leverkusen - Bochum : 3 - 2
- Munich 1860 - Karlsruhe : 2 - 2
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Clydebank - Brechin : 3 - 0
- Stenhousemuir - Queen of Sth : 2 - 1
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Berwick - Alloa : 0 - 2
- Cowdenbeath - Dumbarton : 0 - 2
- East Stirling - Ross County : 1 - 3
- Montrose - Albion Rvs : 1 - 2
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