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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 Don't Speak by No Doubt was in the top 5 hits. Grosse Pointe Blank, directed by George Armitage, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997 while Evening Class by Maeve Binchy was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Herman Enciclopédia. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Carmen Sandiego Word Detective or Battle Circuit.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

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

Brass Eye

Starring: Christopher Morris, Mark Heap, Kevin Eldon, Doon Mackichan

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Really Wild Animals

Starring: Dudley Moore, Billy West

Country: United States

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Coltrane's Planes and Automobiles

Starring: Robbie Coltrane

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Bingo & Molly

Written by: Tom Broadbridge, Alice Donenfeld, Robin Goodrow, Parker Page

Starring: Robin Goodrow, Frank Italiano, Larissa Matheson, Rachel More

Country: United States

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Pop-Up Video

Country: United States

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Movies

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

Grosse Pointe Blank

Directed by: George Armitage

Starring: John Cusack, Minnie Driver, Dan Aykroyd

Country: United States

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Liar Liar

Directed by: Tom Shadyac

Starring: Jim Carrey, Maura Tierney, Justin Cooper

Country: United States

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Crash

Directed by: David Cronenberg

Starring: James Spader, Holly Hunter, Elias Koteas

Country: United States

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Donnie Brasco

Directed by: Mike Newell

Starring: Al Pacino, Johnny Depp, Michael Madsen

Country: United States

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Lost Highway

Directed by: David Lynch

Starring: Bill Pullman, Patricia Arquette, John Roselius

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 April 1997 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Constance
  • Buddha's Birthday in Japan
  • Saint Walter of Pontoise (died 1099)
  • Saint Julie Billiart of Namur (died 1816).
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 08 April
Famous Deaths:
  • Laura Nyro: American singer-songwriter, Nyro began her song-writing career early.
Facts:
  • 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

NBA
American Basketball
  • 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
See all Basketball game results of 8 April 1997
Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • St Pauli - Bochum : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of 8 April 1997
Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Oldham - Birmingham : 2 - 2
See all Football game results of 8 April 1997
Division 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Bristol Rvs - Millwall : 1 - 0
  • Bury - Walsall : 2 - 1
  • Chesterfield - Watford : 0 - 0
  • Luton - Wycombe : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 8 April 1997

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Books

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

Evening Class

By: Maeve Binchy

It was the quiet ones you had to watch. That's where the real passion was lurking.They came together at Mountainview College, a down-at-the-heels secondary school on the seamy side of Dublin,

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Murder In Brentwood

By: Mark Fuhrman

People know Mark Fuhrman as the most pivotal witness of the O.J. Simpson trial. Now, readers can meet the real Mark Fuhrman, as he sets the record straight on the infamous

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Total Control

By: David Baldacci

Total Heat Sidney Archer has the world. A husband she loves. A job at which she excels and a cherished young daughter.

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A Thin Dark Line

By: Tami Hoag

Terror stalks the streets of Bayou Breaux, Louisiana. A suspected murderer is free on a technicality, and the cop accused of planting evidence against him is ordered off the case.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Carmen Sandiego Word Detective

Platform: Mac OS, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Educational

Publisher: Brøderbund

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Doctor Who: Destiny of the Doctors

Doctor Who: Destiny of the Doctors

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Publisher: BBC Multimedia

Battle Circuit

Battle Circuit

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Capcom

Ceremony of Innocence

Ceremony of Innocence

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Real World Multimedia

Diddy Kong Racing

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Rare

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