Friday February 14, 1997, Valentine's Day

US date format: 2/14/1997, UK date format: 14/2/1997

It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 14, 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 Jaehyun (singer) and James Martin. In that special week of February people in US were listening to Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton. In UK Where Do You Go by No Mercy was in the top 5 hits. Donnie Brasco, directed by Mike Newell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997 while Drums Of Autumn by Diana Gabaldon was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Bullyparade. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Agent Armstrong or Burger Burger.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Denmark - Fastelavn. Children dress up, much like Halloween in the US.
  • Arizona - Admission Day (1912).
  • Mexico - Day of National Mourning (1831).
  • Oregon - Admission Day (1859).
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Movies

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Donnie Brasco

Donnie Brasco

Directed by: Mike Newell

Starring: Al Pacino, Johnny Depp, Michael Madsen, Bruno Kirby

Country: United States of America

All Over Me

All Over Me

Directed by: Alex Sichel

Starring: Alison Folland, Tara Subkoff, Cole Hauser, Wilson Cruz

Booty Call

Booty Call

Directed by: Jeff Pollack

Starring: Jamie Foxx, Tommy Davidson, Vivica A. Fox, Tamala Jones

Latin Boys Go to Hell

Latin Boys Go to Hell

Directed by: Ela Troyano

Starring: Irwin Ossa, John Bryant, Jenifer Lee Simard, Alexis Artiles

Mother and Son

Mother and Son

Directed by: Aleksandr Sokurov

Starring: Aleksei Ananishnov, Gudrun Geyer

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of February 14, 1997?
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Sport Games on February 14, 1997

Sport Games on February 14, 1997


NBA

American Basketball
  • Boston Celtics - Vancouver Grizzlies : 106 - 109
  • Chicago Bulls - Atlanta Hawks : 89 - 88
  • Detroit Pistons - Charlotte Hornets : 109 - 103
  • Golden State Warriors - San Antonio Spurs : 108 - 94
  • Houston Rockets - Seattle SuperSonics : 85 - 105
See all Basketball game results of February 14, 1997

Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Dortmund - Leverkusen : 3 - 1
  • FC Koln - Dusseldorf : 2 - 0
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Le Championnat

Football (France)
  • Cannes - Lyon : 0 - 1
  • Guingamp - Bordeaux : 2 - 2
  • Marseille - Lille : 5 - 1
  • Monaco - Le Havre : 3 - 0
  • Montpellier - Metz : 1 - 0
See all Football game results of February 14, 1997

Division 3

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Colchester - Chester : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of February 14, 1997

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Bullyparade

Bullyparade

Directed by: Michael Herbig

Die Camper

Die Camper

Brass Eye

Brass Eye

Starring: Christopher Morris, Mark Heap, Kevin Eldon, Doon Mackichan

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The Forgotten Toys

The Forgotten Toys

Directed by: Graham Ralph

Ken Burns: American Lives

Ken Burns: American Lives

Days to next February 14

If February 14, 1997 is your birthday you're 23 years, 7 months, 6 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 25 days.
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Magazine Covers

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

  • LIFE: The Human Body
  • Time: All images copyright Lucasfilm Ltd. All rights reserved. (Luke Skywalker by Ralph Nelson Jr.; C-3PO
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11215
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.366
  • Wired: Wired - February, 1997

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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Drums Of Autumn by Diana Gabaldon

Drums Of Autumn

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BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Diana Gabaldon's The Fiery Cross. The magnificent saga continues.... It began in Scotland, at an ancient stone circle. There, a doorway, open to a select few, leads into the past—or the grave.

The Runaway Jury by John Grisham

The Runaway Jury

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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERThey are at the center of a multimillion-dollar legal hurricane: twelve men and women who have been investigated, watched, manipulated, and harassed by high-priced lawyers and consultants who will stop at nothing to secure a verdict.

Total Control by David Baldacci

Total Control

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Total Heat Sidney Archer has the world. A husband she loves. A job at which she excels and a cherished young daughter.

Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt

Angela's Ashes

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A Pulitzer Prize–winning, #1 New York Times bestseller, Angela’s Ashes is Frank McCourt’s masterful memoir of his childhood in Ireland.“When I look back on my childhood I wonder how I managed to survive at all.

Silent Witness by Richard North Patterson

Silent Witness

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After the murder of his high school sweetheart left him shattered, Tony Lord vowed never to return to his Ohio hometown of Lake City.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Agent Armstrong

Agent Armstrong

Platform: PlayStation, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action platformer

Publisher: Virgin Interactive

Cleopatra Fortune

Cleopatra Fortune

Platform: Arcade, PlayStation, Sega Saturn, Dreamcast, mobile phones

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Taito Altron (PlayStation and Dreamcast ports)

Extreme-G

Extreme-G

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: futuristic racing

Publisher: Acclaim Entertainment

DarkEden

DarkEden

Platform: Windows 98/ME/2K/XP

Genre: MMORPG

Publisher: SOFTON Entertainment

Burger Burger

Burger Burger

Platform: PlayStation

Genre: Business simulation strategy game

Publisher: Gaps


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