Tuesday December 09, 1997

US date format: 12/9/1997, UK date format: 9/12/1997

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see zodiac on December 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. Famous people born on this day include Gabriel Jagger and Alexi Blue. In that special week of December people in US were listening to Something About The Way You Look Tonight by Elton John. In UK Perfect Day by Various Artists was in the top 5 hits. The Education of Little Tree, directed by Richard Friedenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997 while Wait Till Next Year by Doris Kearns Goodwin was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Stella Street. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Deer Hunter or G-Police.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of December 09, 1997?


Holidays

  • Anti-Corruption Day [1]
  • Calendar of saints: Saint Juan Diego Cuauhtlatoatzin : optional memorial
  • Peter Fourier, founder of the Congregation of Notre Dame
  • Also see December 9 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics); specifically the conception of Saint Anne
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Events

  • The Pokémon Trading Card Game is blessed by the Vatican for its love-thy-neighbor notion of quotintense friendship,quot for being quotfull of inventive imagination,quot and its lack of quotharmful moral side effects.quot

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Movies

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Life Is Beautiful

Life Is Beautiful

Directed by: Roberto Benigni

Starring: Roberto Benigni, Nicoletta Braschi, Giorgio Cantarini, Giustino Durano

Country: United States of America

Good Will Hunting

Good Will Hunting

Directed by: Gus Van Sant

Starring: Robin Williams, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, Stellan Skarsgård

Country: United States of America

Titanic

Titanic

Directed by: James Cameron

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Billy Zane, Kathy Bates

Country: United States of America

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Open Your Eyes

Open Your Eyes

Directed by: Alejandro Amenábar

Starring: Eduardo Noriega, Penélope Cruz, Chete Lera, Fele Martínez

Country: United States of America

As Good as It Gets

As Good as It Gets

Directed by: James L. Brooks

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt, Greg Kinnear, Cuba Gooding Jr.

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

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

  1. - My Body
  2. - We're Not Making Love No More
  3. - A Song For Mama
  4. - You Make Me Wanna...
  5. - My Love Is The Shhh!

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Y Hubo Alguien
  2. - En El Jardin
  3. - Si Tu Supieras
  4. - Nos Estorbo La Ropa
  5. - La Venia Bendita
Sport Games on December 09, 1997

Sport Games on December 09, 1997


NBA

American Basketball
  • Charlotte Hornets - Toronto Raptors : 95 - 82
  • Denver Nuggets - Detroit Pistons : 83 - 92
  • Los Angeles Clippers - Dallas Mavericks : 99 - 92
  • Miami Heat - Atlanta Hawks : 97 - 81
  • New Jersey Nets - Washington Wizards : 99 - 120
See all Basketball game results of December 09, 1997

Division 2

Football (France)
  • Mulhouse - Laval : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of December 09, 1997

Division 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Charlton - Sheffield United : 2 - 1
  • Portsmouth - Wolves : 3 - 2
See all Football game results of December 09, 1997

Premier League

UK Soccer
  • Aberdeen - Celtic : 0 - 2
  • Dundee United - Hearts : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of December 09, 1997

TV Series

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Stella Street

Stella Street

Directed by: Peter Richardson

Vampire Princess Miyu

Vampire Princess Miyu

Sleepwalkers

Sleepwalkers

Directed by: Mick Garris

Bed & Breakfast

Bed & Breakfast

Directed by: Marcio Garcia

Rough Crossing

Rough Crossing

How old am I?

If December 09, 1997 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Wait Till Next Year by Doris Kearns Goodwin

Wait Till Next Year

By:

By the award-winning author of Team of Rivals and The Bully Pulpit, Wait Till Next Year is Doris Kearns Goodwin’s touching memoir of growing up in love with her family and

The Ghost by Danielle Steel

The Ghost

By:

With a wife he loves and an exciting London-based career, architect Charles Waterston's life seems in perfect balance. Nothing in his comfortable existence prepares him for the sudden end to his ten-year marriage—or his unwanted transfer to his firm's New …

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

By:

Shots rang out in Savannah's grandest mansion in the misty,early morning hours of May 2, 1981. Was it murder or self-defense? For nearly a decade, the shooting and its aftermath reverberated throughout this hauntingly beautiful city of moss-hung oaks and …

The Christmas Box by Richard Paul Evans

The Christmas Box

By:

A special anniversary edition of the unforgettable Christmas classic that has touched the hearts of millions of readers: “the most popular holiday tale since Tiny Tim” (Newsweek).Since

The Perfect Storm by Sebastian Junger

The Perfect Storm

By:

The bestselling book that became the blockbuster film starring George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, and Diane Lane. In October 1991, three weather systems collided off the coast of Nova Scotia to create a storm of singular fury, boasting waves over one …

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Deer Hunter

Deer Hunter

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Macintosh, PlayStation 2, Game Boy Color, Mobile phone, BlackBerry, iOS, Android

Publisher: Previous publishers: WizardWorks Software, MacSoft, Sorrent (now Glu Mobile), Vatical Entertainment

Battle Circuit

Battle Circuit

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Capcom

B.C. Story

B.C. Story

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: SemiCom

G-Police

G-Police

Platform: PlayStation, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation Network

Genre: Shooter

Publisher: Psygnosis SCEE

Grant, Lee, Sherman: Civil War Generals 2

Grant, Lee, Sherman: Civil War Generals 2

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Publisher: Sierra Entertainment

Frequently Asked Questions

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

On December 09, 1997 the day of the week was Tuesday.

What zodiac sign is December 09, 1997?

On December 09, 1997 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.

Who was the US President on December 09, 1997?

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

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

On December 09, 1997 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on December 09, 1997?

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

Which famous people are born on December 09, 1997?

On December 09, 1997 several famous people were born including, Gabriel Jagger, Alexi Blue, Sarai Jones.

Which famous people died on December 09, 1997?

Famous people died on December 09, 1997 include, Tamara Geva.

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

The number one song in the week of December 09, 1997 was Candle In The Wind 1997 by Elton John in US and Perfect Day by Various Artists in UK.

What were the top hits on December 09, 1997?

The top hits on December 09, 1997 were Candle In The Wind 1997 by Elton John, Something About The Way You Look Tonight by Elton John, How Do I Live by LeAnn Rimes in US and Perfect Day by Various Artists, Teletubbies Say Eh-Oh! by Teletubbies, Barbie Girl by Aqua in UK.