Saturday 5 July 1997
It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Tez Mengestu and Park Ji-min.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans.
In UK Mmm Bop by Hanson was in the top 5 hits.
Contact, directed by Robert Zemeckis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while Pretend You Don'T See Her by Mary Higgins Clark was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Oz.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fantastic Four or Asmodeus.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 July 1997 ?
- Isle of Man: Tynwald Day (1266).
- Venezuela: Independence Day (1811).
- Algeria: Independence Day (1962).
- Cape Verde: Independence Day (1975).
- Church of the SubGenius: X-Day (1998).
- Armenia: Constitution Day (1995)
- Czech Republic and Slovakia: Arrival of Saints Cyril and Methodius in Great Moravia (around 863).
Famous Birthdays:05 July
- Mrs Elva Miller: American singer (Born 1907).
- 104th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Martina Hingis beats Jana Novotna
- New York Yanks withdraw Kenny Rogers and Mariano Duncon deal for SD Padre
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Puff Daddy & Faith Evans - I'll Be Missing You
- Hanson - MMMbop
- Meredith Brooks - Bitch
- Mark Morrison - Return Of The Mack
- Bone Thugs N Harmony - Look Into My Eyes
- The Spice Girls - Say You'll Be There
- I Belong To You (Every Time I See Your Face) - Rome
- Tim McGraw - It's Your Love
- Changing Faces - G.H.E.T.T.O.U.T
- The Freshman - The Verve Pipe
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