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Tuesday May 6, 1997

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 6, 1997). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Ranz Kyle . In that special week of May people in US were listening to Hypnotize by The Notorious B.I.G.. In UK Lovefool by The Cardigans was in the top 5 hits. Annamayya, directed by K. Raghavendra Rao, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997 while Personal History by Katharine Graham was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Knights of Ramune. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Diablo: Hellfire or Turok.
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What the sky looked like on 6 May 1997

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?


Directed by: K. Raghavendra Rao

Starring: Nagarjuna Akkineni, Suman, Bhanupriya, Mohan Babu

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The Lost World: Jurassic Park

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Jeff Goldblum, Julianne Moore, Pete Postlethwaite, Vince Vaughn

Country: United States

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Address Unknown

Directed by: Shawn Levy

Starring: Kyle Howard, Johna Stewart-Bowden, Patrick Renna, Corbin Allred

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Directed by: Peter Gathings Bunche

Starring: Louis Mandylor, Danny Trejo, Ken Shamrock, Lee Reherman

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L.A. Confidential

Directed by: Curtis Hanson

Starring: Kevin Spacey, Russell Crowe, Guy Pearce, Kim Basinger

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Knights of Ramune

Directed by: Yoshinori Sayanna

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The Vanishing Man

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Shapes of the Invisible

Directed by: Pierre Oscar Levy

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Directed by: Michael Herbig

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 May 1997 ?

  • Saint Justus
  • Sinaites of Serbia
  • New Martyr Demetrios of the Peloponnesus (d. 1803)
  • Seraphim the Struggler of Mt. Domvu
  • Micah of Radonezh
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  • Army Staff Sgt Delmar Simpson gets 25-year sentence for rape
  • Michael Jackson and Bee Gees inducted into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
  • Rick Pitino becomes coach of Boston Celtics.
  • NHL Hartford Whalers become Carolina Hurricanes.
  • The Bank of England is given independence from political control, the most significant change in the bank's 300-year history.

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Sport Games on 6 May 1997

American Basketball
  • Atlanta Hawks - Chicago Bulls : 97 - 100
  • Los Angeles Lakers - Utah Jazz : 101 - 103
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Premier League
UK Soccer
  • West Ham - Newcastle : 0 - 0
  • Wimbledon - Liverpool : 2 - 1
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 06, 1997 - Geocentric view

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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1997 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Solo En Ti - Enrique Iglesias
  2. Mi Sangre Prisionera - Los Tigres del Norte
  3. Secuestro De Amor - Los Tucanes de Tijuana
  4. Ya Me Voy Para Siempre - Los Temerarios
  5. O Soy O Fui - Marco Antonio Solis
  6. Celine Dion - Sola Otra Vez
  7. Quien Pierde Mas - Bronco: El Gigante De America
  8. El Destino - Juan Gabriel / Rocio Durcal
  9. Nube Viajera - Alejandro Fernandez
  10. Azucar Amargo - Fey


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Personal History

By: Katharine Graham

Winner of the 1998 Pulitzer Prize for BiographyAn extraordinarily frank, honest, and generous book by one of America's most famous and admired women, Personal History is, as its title suggests, a

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By: Amanda Quick

Charlotte Arkendale knew all there was to know about men. After all, she'd made a career out of steering marriage-minded women away from untrustworthy members of the opposite sex.Yet

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Locked In The Cabinet

By: Robert B. Reich

Locked in the Cabinet is a close-up view of the way things work, and often don't work, at the highest levels of government--and a uniquely personal account by the man whose

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The Celestine Prophecy

By: James Redfield

THE #1 BESTSELLING INTERNATIONAL PHENOMENON - NOW WITH A NEW PREFACEYou have never read a book like this before -- a book that comes along once in a lifetime to change lives forever.In

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Harley-Davidson & L.A. Riders

Harley-Davidson & L.A. Riders

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Driving game

Publisher: Sega

FIFA: Road to World Cup 98

FIFA: Road to World Cup 98

Platform: PC Game Boy Mega Drive/Genesis SNES Sega Saturn PlayStation Nintendo 64

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Electronic Arts THQ (Game Boy)

Diablo: Hellfire

Diablo: Hellfire

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action role-playing game, hack and slash

Publisher: Sierra On-Line

Africa Trail

Platform: Mac OS, Windows

Genre: Adventure, Educational, Simulation, Sports

Publisher: The Learning Company

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Platform: Nintendo 64, Microsoft Windows, Game Boy, Game Boy Color, Game Boy Advance, PlayStation 2, Xbox, GameCube, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Acclaim Entertainment (1997-2002) Touchstone Games (2008)

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Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Batman & Robin

Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures

Format: VHS and DVD release

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The Pelican Brief

Studio: Warner Bros.

Format: DVD release

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Beavis and Butt-Head Do America

Studio: Paramount

Format: VHS release

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Studio: Columbia/Tristar

Format: VHS release

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The Glimmer Man

Studio: VHS release

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