Saturday August 09, 1997
US date format: 8/9/1997, UK date format: 9/8/1997
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 9, 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 August people in US were listening to I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans.
In UK I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans was in the top 5 hits.
Shooting Fish, directed by Stefan Schwartz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while The Perfect Storm by Sebastian Junger was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Tiger Bay.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Arkanoid Returns or G-Police.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 09, 1997?
- St. Nathy (or David)
- Feast day of the great martyr Saint Panteleimon in Russian Orthodox Church
- St. Fedlimid/Felimy
- St. Romanus Ostiarius
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- Security guard Abner Louima, attacked by NYC police
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 09, 1997?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Puff Daddy & Faith Evans - I'll Be Missing You
- The Notorious B.I.G. - Mo Money, Mo Problems
- The Backstreet Boys - Quit Playing Games (With My Heart)
- Third Eye Blind - Semi-Charmed Life
- Meredith Brooks - Bitch
- Lil' Kim - Not Tonight
- Robyn - Do You Know (What It Takes)
- Shawn Colvin - Sunny Came Home
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Dru Hill - Never Make A Promise
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Dru Hill - Never Make A Promise
- The Notorious B.I.G. Featuring Puff Daddy & Mase - Mo Money Mo Problems
- Puff Daddy & Faith Evans Featuring 112 - I'll Be Missing You
- Lil' Kim Feat. Da Brat, Left Eye, Missy Elliott & Angie Mar - Not Tonight
- Mary J. Blige - I Can Love You/Love Is All We Need
- Changing Faces - G.H.E.T.T.O.U.T.
- SWV (Featuring Puff Daddy) - Someone
- Magoo And Timbaland - Up Jumps Da Boogie
- R. Kelly - Gotham City
- Rome - I Belong To You (Every Time I See Your Face)
Sport Games on August 09, 1997
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Beveren - Aalst : 0 - 0
- Genk - Charleroi : 4 - 0
- Gent - Club Brugge : 0 - 4
- Germinal - Molenbeek : 3 - 1
- Lierse - Lokeren : 3 - 0
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bayern Munich - Wolfsburg : 5 - 2
- FC Koln - Kaiserslautern : 0 - 0
- Hansa Rostock - Hamburg : 2 - 1
- Karlsruhe - Bielefeld : 3 - 1
- Schalke 04 - Dortmund : 1 - 0
Division 2Football (France)
- Amiens - Laval : 2 - 0
- Gueugnon - Niort : 0 - 0
- Le Mans - Beauvais : 1 - 1
- Lille - Martigues : 7 - 3
- Mulhouse - Caen : 4 - 2
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Bastia - Guingamp : 1 - 0
- Cannes - Toulouse : 0 - 1
- Le Havre - Montpellier : 4 - 0
- Marseille - Nantes : 1 - 0
- Metz - Bordeaux : 4 - 1
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on August 09, 1997?
On August 09, 1997 the day of the week was Saturday.
What zodiac sign is August 09, 1997?
On August 09, 1997 the zodiac sign was Leo.
Who was the US President on August 09, 1997?
On August 09, 1997 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 09, 1997?
On August 09, 1997 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).
Who was the Pope on August 09, 1997?
On August 09, 1997 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
What was the number one song in August 09, 1997?
The number one song in the week of August 09, 1997 was I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans in US and I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans in UK.
What were the top hits on August 09, 1997?
The top hits on August 09, 1997 were I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans, Mo Money, Mo Problems by The Notorious B.I.G., Quit Playing Games (With My Heart) by The Backstreet Boys in US and I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans, Men In Black by Will Smith, Freed From Desire by Gala in UK.