Tuesday 8 April 1997
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Vincent Castronovo .
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Can't Nobody Hold Me Down by Puff Daddy.
In UK I Believe I Can Fly by R Kelly was in the top 5 hits.
Steel Sharks, directed by Rodney McDonald, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while A Thin Dark Line by Tami Hoag was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Vanishing Man.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Donkey Kong Land III or Dragon Ball GT: Final Bout Dragon Ball: Final Bout.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 8 April 1997
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 8 April 1997 ?
- Saint Constance
- Buddha's Birthday in Japan
- Saint Walter of Pontoise (died 1099)
- Saint Julie Billiart of Namur (died 1816).
- Laura Nyro: American singer-songwriter, Nyro began her song-writing career early.
- STS 83 (Columbia 22), lands
- The Stickney-Eliasberg pedigree US 1804 Draped Bust silver dollar sells for US$1.815 million, a record for a single coin at auction. A US 1885 Trade dollar, Proof, finest of 5 known, sells for $907,500 to Jay Parrino.
- Microsoft Corp releases Internet Explorer 4.0.
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Sport Games on 8 April 1997
- Cleveland Cavaliers - New York Knicks : 93 - 73
- Denver Nuggets - San Antonio Spurs : 90 - 96
- Houston Rockets - Los Angeles Clippers : 127 - 117
- Los Angeles Lakers - Golden State Warriors : 109 - 85
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- St Pauli - Bochum : 2 - 1
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Oldham - Birmingham : 2 - 2
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Bristol Rvs - Millwall : 1 - 0
- Bury - Walsall : 2 - 1
- Chesterfield - Watford : 0 - 0
- Luton - Wycombe : 0 - 0
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Can't Nobody Hold Me Down - Puff Daddy (Featuring Mase)
- Dru Hill - In My Bed
- 702 - Get It Together
- For You I Will (From "Space Jam") - Monica
- Foxy Brown Featuring Jay-Z - I'll Be
- Big Daddy - Hev-D
- Montell Jordan - What's On Tonight
- 112 - Cupid
- Erykah Badu - On & On
- Mint Condition - You Don't Have To Hurt No More
Top #10 Latin songs
- Enamorado Por Primera Vez - Enrique Iglesias
- Ya Me Voy Para Siempre - Los Temerarios
- Mi Sangre Prisionera - Los Tigres del Norte
- O Soy O Fui - Marco Antonio Solis
- Quien Pierde Mas - Bronco: El Gigante De America
- Juguete - Limite
- Piensa En Mi - Grupo Mojado
- Charola De Plata - Tiranos del Norte
- Lorenzo Antonio - El No Te Quiere
- Mi Mujer - Emmanuel
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?