Sunday 6 July 1997
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
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 Songs in Ordinary Time by Mary McGarry Morris was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Oz.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Championship Manager: Season 97/98 or Hot Shots Golf.
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Which were the important events of 6 July 1997 ?
- Comoros - Independence Day (1975).
- Feast day of St Maria Goretti.
- Lithuania - Statehood Day.
- Malawi - Independence Day (1964).
- Malawi - Republic Day (1966).
- Roman festivals: Ludi Apollinares, games in honour of Apollo (since 208 BC) began today.
- San Fermin a Spanish Catholic festival centered in Pamplona begins today.
- Music festival EXIT begins today in Serbian town of Novi Sad.
- Czech Republic - Jan Hus Day (1415).
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- Dream-Johnny Mercer Musical, closes at Royale NYC after 109 performances
- 111th Wimbledon Mens Tennis: Pete Sampras beats C Pioline (64 62 64)
- Jamie Farr Kroger Classic
- Kelly Robbins wins LPGA Jamie Farr Kroger Classic
- Wimbledon Gigi Fernandez and Natasha Zvereva beat N Arendt and M Bollegraf
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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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