Wednesday 5 March 1997
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Kirby Minnick .
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Wannabe by The Spice Girls.
In UK Where Do You Go by No Mercy was in the top 5 hits.
Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love, directed by Mira Nair, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while The Celestine Prophecy by James Redfield was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Jai Hanuman.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Big Thinkers! or Flight Unlimited II.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 March 1997 ?
- St Piran's Day - Cornwall's national day.
- Saint Theophile (d. 195)
- Saint Olivia (d. 308)
- Saint Gerarda
- Learn from Lei Feng Day in China.
- Feast of St. Kieran, patron of the Diocese of Ossory, in Irish calendar.
- Approximate beginning of month of j?ngzhT in Chinese calendar.
- Saint Adrian (died 308)
- Samm Sinclair Baker: American dietician and author (Born 1909).
- Tommy Lasorda, Nellie Fox, and Willie Wells selected for American Baseball Hall of Fame.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Spice Girls - Wannabe
- Puff Daddy - Can't Nobody Hold Me Down
- Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
- Jewel - You Were Meant For Me
- R. Kelly - I Believe I Can Fly
- Dru Hill - In My Bed
- En Vogue - Don't Let Go (Love)
- Babyface - Every Time I Close My Eyes
- Madonna - Don't Cry For Me Argentina
- Keith Sweat - Nobody
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Sport Games on 5 March 1997
- Dallas Mavericks - Utah Jazz : 65 - 96
- Denver Nuggets - Sacramento Kings : 100 - 105
- Detroit Pistons - Minnesota Timberwolves : 92 - 88
- Houston Rockets - Golden State Warriors : 90 - 85
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Vallecano - Sevilla : 2 - 0
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Man City - Portsmouth : 1 - 1
- Stoke - Grimsby : 3 - 1
- West Brom - Southend : 4 - 0
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Chelsea - Blackburn : 1 - 1
- Leicester - Aston Villa : 1 - 0
- Middlesbrough - Derby : 6 - 1
- Nott'm Forest - Sheffield Weds : 0 - 3
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