Wednesday 5 February 1997
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Hotspot and TheCampingRusher .
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton.
In UK Professional Widow (It's Got To Be Big) by Tori Amos was in the top 5 hits.
Chasing Amy, directed by Kevin Smith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while The Dilbert Principle by Scott Adams was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Fortean TV.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Einhänder or Famista 64.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 February 1997 ?
- Kashmir Day observes as public holiday in Pakistan.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agatha of Sicily, patron saint of firework makers and glass blowers.
- Saint Bertolf
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- 3 Swiss banks create $70 million Holocaust fund
- Brook Lee, Hawaii, crowned 46th Miss USA (en route to Miss Universe)
- Brook Lee of Hawaii crowned 46th Miss USA.
- Morgan Stanley and Dean Witter investment banks announce a US$10 billion merger.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
- En Vogue - Don't Let Go (Love)
- R. Kelly - I Believe I Can Fly
- The Spice Girls - Wannabe
- Whitney Houston - I Believe In You And Me
- Keith Sweat - Nobody
- Puff Daddy - Can't Nobody Hold Me Down
- Jewel - You Were Meant For Me
- BLACKstreet - No Diggity
- New Edition - I'm Still In Love With You
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Sport Games on 5 February 1997
- Atlanta Hawks - Phoenix Suns : 81 - 99
- Chicago Bulls - Los Angeles Lakers : 90 - 106
- Cleveland Cavaliers - Toronto Raptors : 84 - 89
- Miami Heat - Boston Celtics : 118 - 117
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Lommel - Anderlecht : 1 - 1
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Swindon - QPR : 1 - 1
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