Thursday 11 December 1997
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ben Cook .
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Candle In The Wind 1997 by Elton John.
In UK Teletubbies Say Eh-Oh! by Teletubbies was in the top 5 hits.
Tomorrow Never Dies, directed by Roger Spottiswoode, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while The Dark Tower IV: Wizard and Glass by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Des Racines & des Ailes.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dungeon Keeper or Everybody's Golf.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 11 December 1997 ?
- USA - Admission day for Indiana (19th state, 1816)
- Burkina Faso - Republic Day (1958, Upper Volta became an autonomous republic in the French Community.)
- Argentina - Tango Day, Buenos Aires
- Also see December 11 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Roman festivals - One of the four Agonalia, this day in honour of Sol Indiges; also the Septimontium festival
- R.C. Saints - pope Damasus I: optional memorial; also Daniel the Stylite (not universal)
- Sunshine Boys, opens at Lyceum Theater, New York City
- Fed judge orders Microsoft not to bundle IE4 in Windows
- Federal judge orders Microsoft not to bundle Internet Explorer 4 in Windows 98.
- The Kyoto Protocol is adopted by a United Nations committee.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Elton John - Candle In The Wind 1997
- Elton John - Something About The Way You Look Tonight
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Usher - You Make Me Wanna..
- LSG - My Body
- Mase - Feel So Good
- Somethin' For The People - My Love Is The Shhh!
- Robyn - Show Me Love
- Chumbawamba - Tubthumping
- Hanson - I Will Come To You
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Sport Games on 11 December 1997
- Atlanta Hawks - Phoenix Suns : 78 - 94
- Cleveland Cavaliers - Milwaukee Bucks : 79 - 77
- Minnesota Timberwolves - New York Knicks : 103 - 107
- New Jersey Nets - Detroit Pistons : 99 - 103
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