Sunday August 10, 1997

US date format: 8/10/1997, UK date format: 10/8/1997

The day of the week was Sunday, under the astrological sign of Leo (see Chinese Zodiac and Moon Sign on August 10, 1997).

Famous birthdays on this day include Kylie Jenner and Taylor Giavasis.

The number one song in US was I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans. I'll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans was #1 song in the UK.

Shooting Fish, directed by Stefan Schwartz, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1997 while Up Island by Anne Rivers Siddons was one of the best selling book.

On TV people were watching Tiger Bay. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Assault Suit Leynos 2 or Cookie and Bibi 3.

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.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

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August 10, 1997 Events

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Historical Events

  • 36th Walker Cup: US, 18-6
  • Anaheim Angels Tony Phillips arrested for purchasing cocaine
  • Atlanta Braves sign Greg Maddux to record 5 year, $575 Million deal
  • Northville Long Island Senior Golf Classic
  • Vijay Singh of Fiji wins Buick Open at the Warwick Hills Golf

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August 10, 1997 Famous Birthdays


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If August 10, 1997 is your birthday you are 25 years old. Find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long until your next birthday on August 10.

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August 10, 1997 Famous Deaths


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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Shooting Fish

Shooting Fish

Release year: 1997

Directed by: Stefan Schwartz

Starring: Dan Futterman, Stuart Townsend, Kate Beckinsale, Rowena Cooper

Walking Thunder

Walking Thunder

Release year: 1997

Directed by: Craig Clyde

Starring: James Read, John Denver, David Tom, Irene Miracle

Leave It to Beaver

Leave It to Beaver

Release year: 1997

Directed by: Andy Cadiff

Starring: Christopher McDonald, Janine Turner, Cameron Finley, Erik von Detten

A Smile Like Yours

A Smile Like Yours

Release year: 1997

Directed by: Keith Samples

Starring: Greg Kinnear, Lauren Holly, Joan Cusack, Jay Thomas

M.D.C. - Maschera di cera

M.D.C. - Maschera di cera

Release year: 1997

Directed by: Sergio Stivaletti

Starring: Romina Mondello, Elisabetta Rocchetti, Robert Hossein, Sonia Topazio, Gabriella Giorgelli, Rosa Pianeta, Riccardo Serventi Longhi, Omero Capanna

Country: Italy

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Music charts

What was the number one song on August 10, 1997? Which were the top hits on August 10, 1997?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - I'll Be Missing You
  2. - Mo Money, Mo Problems
  3. - Quit Playing Games (With My Heart)
  4. - Semi-Charmed Life
  5. - Bitch

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - I'll Be Missing You
  2. - Men In Black
  3. - Freed From Desire
  4. - Everybody (Backstreet's Back)
  5. - Picture Of You

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Never Make A Promise
  2. - Mo Money Mo Problems
  3. - I'll Be Missing You
  4. - Not Tonight
  5. - I Can Love You/Love Is All We Need

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Miente
  2. - Por Debajo De La Mesa
  3. - El Tucanazo
  4. - No Pretendo
  5. - Desesperadamente Enamorado
Sport Games on August 10, 1997

Sport Games on August 10, 1997


Jupiler League

Football (Belgium)
  • Harelbeke - Lommel : 1 - 1
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Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Hertha - M'gladbach : 2 - 2
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Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • CZ Jena - Cottbus : 0 - 3
  • Ein Frankfurt - Stuttgarter K : 1 - 0
  • Greuther Furth - Zwickau : 1 - 0
  • Gutersloh - Freiburg : 1 - 2
  • Leipzig - Nurnberg : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of August 10, 1997

Division 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Sheffield United - Sunderland : 2 - 0
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TV Series

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Tiger Bay

Tiger Bay

Release year: 1997

Directed by: J. Lee Thompson

Happy Camp

Happy Camp

Release year: 1997

Directed by: Josh Anthony

Riding the Tiger

Riding the Tiger

Release year: 1997

Directed by: John Haptas and Kristine Samuelson

Born to Run

Born to Run

Release year: 1997

Directed by: Phil Coles

Magazine Covers

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Books

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Up Island by Anne Rivers Siddons

Up Island

By:

Molly Bell Redwine learned early on that family is everything from her domineering, charismatic mother. Molly was not warned by anyone that family can be unpredictable.

Brain Droppings by George Carlin

Brain Droppings

By:

George Carlin is more famous than ever with hundreds of sold out concerts every year, 20 albums, two Grammys and two Cable ACE Awards.

Plum Island by Nelson DeMille

Plum Island

By:

CELEBRATING 20th ANNIVERSARY WITH AN AUTHOR'S NEW FOREWORD

The Bible Code by Michael Drosnin

The Bible Code

By:

I flew to Israel on September 1, 1994 and met with Chaim Guri, a friend of Prime Minister Yitzhak Rasin. I wrote him a letter, which he promptly gave to the Prime Minster.

Songs in Ordinary Time by Mary McGarry Morris

Songs in Ordinary Time

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It's 1960, Atkinson, Vermont. Maria Fermoyle, a strong but fragile divorced woman, is easy prey to Omar Duvall's dangerous con man Omar Duvall.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Assault Suit Leynos 2

Assault Suit Leynos 2

Platform: Sega Saturn

Genre: platform game, action game

Publisher: Masaya

Cookie and Bibi 3

Cookie and Bibi 3

Platform: Arcade game

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Semicom

Ace Combat 2

Ace Combat 2

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Combat flight simulator

Publisher: Namco

Test Drive 4

Test Drive 4

Platform: PlayStation PC CD-ROM

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Accolade

Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter

Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter

Platform: Arcade PlayStation Sega Saturn

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Capcom

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on August 10, 1997?

On August 10, 1997 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is August 10, 1997?

On August 10, 1997 the zodiac sign was Leo.

Who was the US President on August 10, 1997?

On August 10, 1997 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 10, 1997?

On August 10, 1997 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on August 10, 1997?

On August 10, 1997 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on August 10, 1997?

On August 10, 1997 several famous people were born including, Kylie Jenner, Taylor Giavasis, Kylie Jenner.

Which famous people died on August 10, 1997?

Famous people died on August 10, 1997 include, Jean-Claude Lauzon, Jean-Claude Lauzon, Conlon Nancarrow.

What was the number one song in August 10, 1997?

The number one song in the week of August 10, 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 10, 1997?

The top hits on August 10, 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.