Wednesday April 09, 1997

US date format: 4/9/1997, UK date format: 9/4/1997

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries (see zodiac on April 9, 1997). The US president was Bill Clinton (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church. 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. Romy and Michele's High School Reunion, directed by David Mirkin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997 while The Partner by John Grisham was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Vanishing Man. If you liked videogames you were probably playing G-Police or Dark Law: Meaning of Death.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 1997, at April 09 across the years or at April 1997 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Waltrudis
  • Saint Casilda
  • Saint Ingofried
  • Saint Hugo of Rouan
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Events

  • Cleveland Indians closer Jose Mesa found guilty of rape
  • NFL announces it will give $3 million to Canadian Football League and possible "World Classic Bowl".
  • Major League Soccer announces Miami and Chicago expansion.

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Movies

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Donnie Brasco

Donnie Brasco

Directed by: Mike Newell

Starring: Al Pacino, Johnny Depp, Michael Madsen, Bruno Kirby

Country: United States of America

The Castle

The Castle

Directed by: Rob Sitch

Starring: Michael Caton, Anne Tenney, Stephen Curry, Anthony Simcoe

Mother and Son

Mother and Son

Directed by: Aleksandr Sokurov

Starring: Aleksei Ananishnov, Gudrun Geyer

Grosse Pointe Blank

Grosse Pointe Blank

Directed by: George Armitage

Starring: John Cusack, Minnie Driver, Dan Aykroyd, Joan Cusack

Country: United States of America

Four Days in September

Four Days in September

Directed by: Bruno Barreto

Starring: Alan Arkin, Pedro Cardoso, Fernanda Torres, Luiz Fernando Guimarães

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of April 09, 1997?
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Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Can't Nobody Hold Me Down
  2. - In My Bed
  3. - Get It Together
  4. - For You I Will (From "Space Jam")
  5. - I'll Be

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Enamorado Por Primera Vez
  2. - Ya Me Voy Para Siempre
  3. - Mi Sangre Prisionera
  4. - O Soy O Fui
  5. - Quien Pierde Mas
Sport Games on April 09, 1997

Sport Games on April 09, 1997


NBA

American Basketball
  • Atlanta Hawks - Philadelphia 76ers : 116 - 101
  • Boston Celtics - Charlotte Hornets : 111 - 136
  • Chicago Bulls - Indiana Pacers : 86 - 80
  • Los Angeles Lakers - Utah Jazz : 89 - 101
See all Basketball game results of April 09, 1997

Division 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Charlton - Huddersfield : 2 - 1
  • Man City - Bolton : 1 - 2
  • West Brom - Crystal Palace : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of April 09, 1997

Premier League

UK Soccer
  • Coventry - Chelsea : 3 - 1
  • Derby - Southampton : 1 - 1
  • Everton - Leicester : 1 - 1
  • Sheffield Weds - Tottenham : 2 - 1
  • West Ham - Middlesbrough : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of April 09, 1997

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Brass Eye

Brass Eye

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

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The Forgotten Toys

The Forgotten Toys

Directed by: Graham Ralph

Bullyparade

Bullyparade

Directed by: Michael Herbig

The Vanishing Man

The Vanishing Man

Die Camper

Die Camper

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Deep End of the Ocean by Jacquelyn Mitchard

The Deep End of the Ocean

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"Masterful...A big story about human connection and emotional survival" - Los Angeles Times The first book ever chosen by Oprah's Book ClubFew first novels receive the kind of attention and acclaim showered on this powerful story—a nationwide bestseller, a critical …

The Celestine Prophecy by James Redfield

The Celestine Prophecy

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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

Murder In Brentwood by Mark Fuhrman

Murder In Brentwood

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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

Naked by David Sedaris

Naked

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Welcome to the hilarious, strange, elegiac, outrageous world of David Sedaris. In Naked, Sedaris turns the mania for memoir on its ear, mining the exceedingly rich terrain of his life, his

The Runaway Jury by John Grisham

The Runaway Jury

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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERThey are at the center of a multimillion-dollar legal hurricane: twelve men and women who have been investigated, watched, manipulated, and harassed by high-priced lawyers and consultants who will stop at nothing to secure a verdict.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Animaniacs Game Pack

Animaniacs Game Pack

Platform: PC

Genre: Arcade

Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive

G-Police

G-Police

Platform: PlayStation, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation Network

Genre: Shooter

Publisher: Psygnosis SCEE

Hot Shots Golf

Hot Shots Golf

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment

Dark Law: Meaning of Death

Dark Law: Meaning of Death

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: ASCII Corporation

Ceremony of Innocence

Ceremony of Innocence

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Real World Multimedia

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on April 09, 1997?

On April 09, 1997 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is April 09, 1997?

On April 09, 1997 the zodiac sign was Aries.

Who was the US President on April 09, 1997?

On April 09, 1997 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 09, 1997?

On April 09, 1997 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on April 09, 1997?

On April 09, 1997 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people died on April 09, 1997?

Famous people died on April 09, 1997 include, Mae Boren Axton, Helene Hanff.

What was the number one song in April 09, 1997?

The number one song in the week of April 09, 1997 was Can't Nobody Hold Me Down by Puff Daddy in US and I Believe I Can Fly by R Kelly in UK.

What were the top hits on April 09, 1997?

The top hits on April 09, 1997 were Can't Nobody Hold Me Down by Puff Daddy, Wannabe by The Spice Girls, You Were Meant For Me by Jewel in US and I Believe I Can Fly by R Kelly, Bellissima by DJ Quicksilver, Don't Speak by No Doubt in UK.


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