Friday April 11, 1997
US date format: 4/11/1997, UK date format: 11/4/1997
It was Friday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 11, 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.
Famous people born on this day include Julia Randall and Ethan Couch.
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 Hot Shots Golf or F-22: Air Dominance Fighter.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 11, 1997?
- Saint Stanislas
- Juan Santamarfa Day, anniversary of his death in the Battle of Rivas (State holiday in Costa Rica).
- Saint Godeberta
- Saint Gemma of Lucca
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- Fire breaks out in a pilgrim camp on the Plain of Mena, from Mecca 343 die.
- Former SS Captain Erich Priebke is retried on July 22 he is sentenced to 5 years in prison.
- Michael Dorris: Writer, commits suicide at 52.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 11, 1997?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Puff Daddy (Featuring Mase) - Can't Nobody Hold Me Down
- Dru Hill - In My Bed
- 702 - Get It Together
- Monica - For You I Will (From "Space Jam")
- Foxy Brown Featuring Jay-Z - I'll Be
- Hev-D - Big Daddy
- Montell Jordan - What's On Tonight
- 112 - Cupid
- Erykah Badu - On & On
- Mint Condition - You Don't Have To Hurt No More
Sport Games on April 11, 1997
- Atlanta Hawks - Indiana Pacers : 104 - 92
- Charlotte Hornets - Detroit Pistons : 93 - 85
- Cleveland Cavaliers - Boston Celtics : 101 - 103
- Golden State Warriors - Sacramento Kings : 87 - 97
- Houston Rockets - Utah Jazz : 83 - 104
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Ein Frankfurt - CZ Jena : 1 - 1
- Kaiserslautern - Leipzig : 4 - 1
Division 2Football (France)
- Amiens - St Etienne : 2 - 0
- Chateauroux - Niort : 2 - 0
- Epinal - Perpignan : 0 - 1
- Le Mans - Beauvais : 0 - 0
- Louhans-Cuis. - Charleville : 0 - 2
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Caen - Bastia : 2 - 2
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Days to next April 11If April 11, 1997 is your birthday you're 23 years, 5 months, 16 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 15 days.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on April 11, 1997?
On April 11, 1997 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is April 11, 1997?
On April 11, 1997 the zodiac sign was Aries.
Who was the US President on April 11, 1997?
On April 11, 1997 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 11, 1997?
On April 11, 1997 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on April 11, 1997?
On April 11, 1997 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on April 11, 1997?
On April 11, 1997 several famous people were born including, Julia Randall, Ethan Couch, Miriam Kolodziejová.
Which famous people died on April 11, 1997?
Famous people died on April 11, 1997 include, Michael Dorris.
What was the number one song in April 11, 1997?
The number one song in the week of April 11, 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 11, 1997?
The top hits on April 11, 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.