Thursday May 08, 1997
US date format: 5/8/1997, UK date format: 8/5/1997
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 8, 1997). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
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 The Kiss by Kathryn Harrison was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Knights of Ramune.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Car & Driver Presents: Grand Tour Racing '98 or Bloody Roar.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 08, 1997?
- Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
- Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
- Parents' Day in South Korea
- Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
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- Tea Leoni and David Duchovny wed in Greenwich Village
- A China Southern Airlines Boeing 737 crashes on approach into Bao'an International Airport, killing 35 people.
- Playhouse Disney launches.
- Kai-Uwe Von Hassel: German President of Bundestag (CDU...
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 08, 1997?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
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Sport Games on May 08, 1997
- Atlanta Hawks - Chicago Bulls : 103 - 95
- Utah Jazz - Los Angeles Lakers : 84 - 104
Division 2Football (France)
- Toulon - Toulouse : 1 - 3
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Blackburn - Middlesbrough : 0 - 0
- Man United - Newcastle : 0 - 0
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next May 08If May 08, 1997 is your birthday you're 23 years, 4 months, 11 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 19 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?