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Sunday 14 December 1997

It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Seth Degler . In that special week of December people in US were listening to Candle In The Wind 1997 by Elton John. In UK Perfect Day by Various Artists was in the top 5 hits. As Good as It Gets, directed by James L. Brooks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997 while The Millionaire Next Door by Thomas J. Stanley and William D. Danko was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Des Racines & des Ailes. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battle Circuit or Agent Armstrong.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

As Good as It Gets

Directed by: James L. Brooks

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt, Greg Kinnear

Country: United States

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Tomorrow Never Dies

Directed by: Roger Spottiswoode

Starring: Pierce Brosnan, Jonathan Pryce, Michelle Yeoh

Country: United States

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Titanic

Directed by: James Cameron

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Billy Zane

Country: United States

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The Postman

Directed by: Kevin Costner

Starring: Kevin Costner, Will Patton, Larenz Tate

Country: United States

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Home Alone 3

Directed by: Raja Gosnell

Starring: Alex D. Linz, Olek Krupa, Rya Kihlstedt

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Des Racines & des Ailes

Starring: Patrick de Carolis

Country: France

The joulukalenteri

Starring: Raimo Smedberg, Seppo Korjus, Kari Lehtomäki, Jukka Virtanen

Country: Finland

Pataclaun

Starring: Carlos Alcántara, Wendy Ramos

Country: Peru

Podge and Rodge. A Scare at Bedtime

Starring: Mick O'Hara, Ciaran Morrison

Country: Ireland

I'm Alan Partridge

Starring: Steve Coogan, Phil Cornwell, Simon Greenall, Felicity Montagu

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 14 December 1997 ?

Holidays:
  • R.C. Saints - Memorial of Saint John of the Cross
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Robert Sutton: electronics engineer, dies at age 82.
  • Owen Barfield: philosopher of language, dies at age 99.
  • Kurt Winter: Canadian guitarist and songwriter (The Guess Who) (d. 1997).
  • Stubby Kaye: Actor (Guys & Dolls, Sweet Charity), dies at 79.
Facts:
  • View From the Bridge, opens at Criterion Theater, New York City
  • Diners Club Senior Golf Match
  • Juli Inkster and Dottie Pepper win LPGA Diners Club Matches.
  • Phoenix Coyotes player Mike Gartner is 5th NHL player to score 700 goals.

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Sport Games on 14 December 1997

NBA
American Basketball
  • Atlanta Hawks - Sacramento Kings : 93 - 89
  • Dallas Mavericks - Los Angeles Lakers : 89 - 119
  • Houston Rockets - Vancouver Grizzlies : 105 - 110
  • Los Angeles Clippers - Seattle SuperSonics : 101 - 107
See all Basketball game results of 14 December 1997
NFL
American Football
  • Arizona Cardinals - New Orleans Saints : 10 - 27
  • Chicago Bears - St. Louis Rams : 13 - 10
  • Dallas Cowboys - Cincinnati Bengals : 24 - 31
  • Detroit Lions - Minnesota Vikings : 14 - 13
See all American Football game results of 14 December 1997
Serie A
Italian Football
  • Atalanta - Milan : 1 - 2
  • Bari - Udinese : 0 - 0
  • Bologna - Lecce : 2 - 0
  • Empoli - Sampdoria : 4 - 1
See all Football game results of 14 December 1997
Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Club Brugge - Lommel : 2 - 0
  • Genk - Standard : 1 - 1
  • Harelbeke - Anderlecht : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of 14 December 1997

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1997?

  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.409
  • Time: Needlework illustration depicting cars driving into small town
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9616

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Millionaire Next Door

By: Thomas J. Stanley and William D. Danko

The bestselling The Millionaire Next Door identifies seven common traits that show up again and again among those who have accumulated wealth.

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The Dark Tower IV: Wizard and Glass

By: Stephen King

Now a major motion picture starring Matthew McConaughey and Idris Elba The fourth volume in the brilliant Dark Tower Series is “splendidly tense…rip-roaring” (Publishers Weekly)—a #1 national bestseller about an epic quest to save the universe.In

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The Christmas Box

By: Richard Paul Evans

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

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The Letter

By: Richard Paul Evans

In the final episode in The Christmas Box collection, David and MaryAnne Parkin find a mysterious letter at the base of their child Andrea's grave that eventually returns joy to their marriage, which had been strained in the nineteen years ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Battle Circuit

Battle Circuit

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Capcom

Dilbert's Desktop Games

Platform: Windows 95 up to ME

Genre: Puzzle, Action

Publisher: DreamWorks Interactive

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Front Mission Alternative

Platform: PlayStation, PlayStation Network

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Square

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Agent Armstrong

Platform: PlayStation, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action platformer

Publisher: Virgin Interactive

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The Granstream Saga

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: JP SCEI; NA THQ; EU SCEE

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