Wednesday November 12, 1997

US date format: 11/12/1997, UK date format: 12/11/1997

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 12, 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 Leighton Flores and Aryan Khan. In that special week of November people in US were listening to Candle In The Wind 1997 by Elton John. Ishq, directed by Indra Kumar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997 while The Angel Of Darkness by Caleb Carr was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Sleepwalkers. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dōsei or Fantastic Four.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • R.C. Saints - Saint Lieven (Leafwini, Lebuin); Josaphat Kuncevyc
  • Also see November 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Bah�'f Faith: Holy Day, Bah�'u'll�h
  • National Holiday: Sun Yat-Sen (observed in China and Taiwan)
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Events

  • Dick Vitale signs with ESPN through year 2004
  • Pedro Martinez wins NL Cy Young Award
  • Ramzi Yousef is found guilty of masterminding the 1993 World Trade Center bombing.

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Movies

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Ishq

Ishq

Directed by: Indra Kumar

Starring: Aamir Khan, Ajay Devgn, Juhi Chawla, Kajol

Lawn Dogs

Lawn Dogs

Directed by: John Duigan

Starring: Sam Rockwell, Kathleen Quinlan, Mischa Barton, Christopher McDonald

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

Directed by: Clint Eastwood

Starring: John Cusack, Kevin Spacey, Jack Thompson, Irma P. Hall

Flubber

Flubber

Directed by: Les Mayfield

Starring: Robin Williams, Marcia Gay Harden, Christopher McDonald, Ted Levine

Joyride

Joyride

Directed by: Quinton Peeples

Starring: Tobey Maguire, Amy Hathaway, Wilson Cruz, Christina Zilber

Sport Games on November 12, 1997

Sport Games on November 12, 1997


NBA

American Basketball
  • Atlanta Hawks - Indiana Pacers : 89 - 86
  • Denver Nuggets - Boston Celtics : 86 - 96
  • Detroit Pistons - Golden State Warriors : 102 - 71
  • Milwaukee Bucks - Phoenix Suns : 95 - 103
  • New York Knicks - Toronto Raptors : 93 - 70
See all Basketball game results of November 12, 1997

La Liga Primera Division

Football (Spain)
  • Betis - Sociedad : 0 - 0
  • Celta - Mallorca : 1 - 0
  • Compostela - Real Madrid : 2 - 3
  • Espanol - Valencia : 3 - 0
  • Merida - Sp Gijon : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of November 12, 1997

La Liga Segunda Division

Football (Spain)
  • Alaves - Ath Madrid B : 2 - 1
  • Albacete - Jaen : 2 - 2
  • Eibar - Orense : 3 - 0
  • Hercules - Badajoz : 3 - 1
  • Las Palmas - Lleida : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of November 12, 1997

Division 2

Football (France)
  • Nice - Laval : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of November 12, 1997

TV Series

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Sleepwalkers

Sleepwalkers

Directed by: Mick Garris

Vampire Princess Miyu

Vampire Princess Miyu

Noah's Ark

Noah's Ark

Directed by: Diane Paloma Eskenazi

Joanna Lumley in the Kingdom of the Thunderdragon

Joanna Lumley in the Kingdom of the Thunderdragon

Tenacious D: The Complete Master Works

Tenacious D: The Complete Master Works

Days to next November 12

If November 12, 1997 is your birthday you're 22 years, 10 months, 18 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 13 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Angel Of Darkness by Caleb Carr

The Angel Of Darkness

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In one of the most critically acclaimed novels of the year, Caleb Carr-- bestselling author of The Alienist--pits Dr. Laszlo Kreizler and his colleagues against a murderer as evil as the

The Celestine Vision by James Redfield

The Celestine Vision

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A Wonderful New Addition to the Vision that Began with the Celestine Prophecy... When James Redfield wrote The Celestine Prophecy and The Tenth Insight, he crystallized a new spiritual vision for

Violin by Anne Rice

Violin

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In the grand manner of Interview with the Vampire, Anne Rice's new novel moves across time and the continents, from nineteenth-century Vienna to a St. Charles Greek Revival mansion in present-day New Orleans to dazzling capitals of the modern-day world, …

Wait Till Next Year by Doris Kearns Goodwin

Wait Till Next Year

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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 Matarese Countdown by Robert Ludlum

The Matarese Countdown

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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER “First-rate suspense.”—People Twenty years ago, top agents from the CIA and KGB banded together to bring down the Matarese Circle, an international cabal of

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Anastasia: Adventures with Pooka and Bartok

Anastasia: Adventures with Pooka and Bartok

Platform: Mac OS Microsoft Windows

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Fox Interactive

Dōsei

Dōsei

Platform: Windows

Genre: Eroge, Social simulation game

Publisher: Nexton

Crusader: Adventure Out of Time

Crusader: Adventure Out of Time

Platform: Windows Mac OS X

Genre: Historical adventure

Publisher: Europress

Fantastic Four

Fantastic Four

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Acclaim Entertainment

Age of Empires

Age of Empires

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Windows Mobile, Macintosh

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Microsoft

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on November 12, 1997?

On November 12, 1997 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is November 12, 1997?

On November 12, 1997 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.

Who was the US President on November 12, 1997?

On November 12, 1997 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 12, 1997?

On November 12, 1997 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on November 12, 1997?

On November 12, 1997 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on November 12, 1997?

On November 12, 1997 several famous people were born including, Leighton Flores, Aryan Khan, Maya Haider.

Which famous people died on November 12, 1997?

Famous people died on November 12, 1997 include, William Matthews.

What was the number one song in November 12, 1997?

The number one song in the week of November 12, 1997 was Candle In The Wind 1997 by Elton John in US and Barbie Girl by Aqua in UK.

What were the top hits on November 12, 1997?

The top hits on November 12, 1997 were Candle In The Wind 1997 by Elton John, Something About The Way You Look Tonight by Elton John, You Make Me Wanna.. by Usher, How Do I Live by LeAnn Rimes in US and Barbie Girl by Aqua, Torn by Natalie Imbruglia in UK.


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