Sunday September 14, 1997

US date format: 9/14/1997, UK date format: 14/9/1997

It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo (see zodiac on September 14, 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 Nick Tangorra . In that special week of September people in US were listening to Honey by Mariah Carey. In UK Men In Black by Will Smith was in the top 5 hits. Lolita, directed by Adrian Lyne, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997 while Plum Island by Nelson DeMille was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Noah's Ark. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dark Angel or Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 1997, at September 14 across the years or at September 1997 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Eastern Orthodox Church - Exaltation of the Cross, which commemorates the discovery of the (allegedly) original Christian cross in 326 by Helena, mother of Constantine, as well as the recovery from the Persians by Heraclius in 628.
  • Formerly, in the Roman Catholic and Anglican churches, the Wednesday, Friday and Saturday following 14 September were observed as one of the four sets of Ember days. In the Irish calendar they were known as Quarter tense.
  • Roman Catholic Church - Triumph of the Cross (compare May 3, Finding of the Holy Cross).
  • In ancient Greece, the first day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, during which the sacred objects were brought from Eleusis to Athens.

Events

  • 49th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards
  • Bank One Senior Golf Classic
  • Karrie Webb wins LPGA SAFECO Classic
  • Loren Roberts wins CVS Charity Golf Classic with a 266

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Movies

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Princess Mononoke

Princess Mononoke

Directed by: Hayao Miyazaki

Starring: Yôji Matsuda, Yuriko Ishida, Yûko Tanaka, Billy Crudup

Country: United States of America

Perfect Blue

Perfect Blue

Directed by: Satoshi Kon

Starring: Junko Iwao, Rica Matsumoto, Shinpachi Tsuji, Masaaki Ôkura

Country: United States of America

Boogie Nights

Boogie Nights

Directed by: Paul Thomas Anderson

Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Julianne Moore, Burt Reynolds, Luis Guzmán

Country: United States of America

The Game

The Game

Directed by: David Fincher

Starring: Michael Douglas, Deborah Kara Unger, Sean Penn, James Rebhorn

Country: United States of America

Gattaca

Gattaca

Directed by: Andrew Niccol

Starring: Ethan Hawke, Uma Thurman, Jude Law, Gore Vidal

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of September 14, 1997?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Honeyyoutube
  2. - Mo Money, Mo Problems
  3. - Quit Playing Games (With My Heart)
  4. - How Do I Live
  5. - 2 Become 1

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Men In Black
  2. - Something About The Way You Look / Candle In The Wind
  3. - Tubthumping
  4. - The Drugs Don't Work
  5. - I'll Be Missing You

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Por Debajo De La Mesa
  2. - Miente
  3. - Te Sigo Amando
  4. - Desesperadamente Enamorado
  5. - Hoy Me He Vuelto A Enamorar
Sport Games on September 14, 1997

Sport Games on September 14, 1997


NFL

American Football
  • Arizona Cardinals - Washington Redskins : 13 - 19
  • Baltimore Ravens - New York Giants : 24 - 23
  • Buffalo Bills - Kansas City Chiefs : 16 - 22
  • Carolina Panthers - San Diego Chargers : 26 - 7
  • Detroit Lions - Chicago Bears : 32 - 7
See all American Football game results of September 14, 1997

Serie A

Italian Football
  • Bologna - Inter : 2 - 4
  • Fiorentina - Bari : 3 - 1
  • Napoli - Empoli : 2 - 1
  • Parma - Atalanta : 2 - 2
  • Roma - Juventus : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of September 14, 1997

Jupiler League

Football (Belgium)
  • Beveren - Westerlo : 2 - 0
  • Charleroi - Lokeren : 2 - 0
  • Genk - Aalst : 3 - 2
  • Gent - Harelbeke : 0 - 0
  • Lierse - Lommel : 1 - 4
See all Football game results of September 14, 1997

Bundesliga 1

Football (Germany)
  • Kaiserslautern - Stuttgart : 4 - 3
See all Football game results of September 14, 1997

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Noah's Ark

Noah's Ark

Directed by: Diane Paloma Eskenazi

Tiger Bay

Tiger Bay

Directed by: J. Lee Thompson

Happy Camp

Happy Camp

Directed by: Josh Anthony

Oz

Oz

Written by:

Starring: Ernie Hudson, J.K. Simmons, Lee Tergesen, Dean Winters

Country: United States of America

South Park

South Park

Written by:

Starring: Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Mona Marshall, April Stewart

Country: United States of America

How old am I?

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Plum Island by Nelson DeMille

Plum Island

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CELEBRATING THE 20th ANNIVERSARY WITH A NEW FOREWORD BY THE AUTHOR The hair-raising suspense of The General's Daughter... the wry wit of The Gold Coast...this is vintage Nelson DeMille at the peak of his originality and the height of his …

Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier

Cold Mountain

By:

In 1997, Charles Frazier’s debut novel Cold Mountain made publishing history when it sailed to the top of The New York Times best-seller list for sixty-one weeks, won numerous literary awards, including the National Book Award, and went on to …

Babyhood by Paul Reiser

Babyhood

By:

The classic New York Times bestseller from actor/comedian Paul Reiser, a book that the San Francisco Chronicle calls “an out-loud laugh on every page,” is now available in trade paperback for

The Bible Code by Michael Drosnin

The Bible Code

By:

0n September 1, 1994, I flew to Israel and met in Jerusalem with a close friend of Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin, the poet Chaim Guri. I gave him a letter which he immediately gave to the Prime Minister.

Cimarron Rose by James Lee Burke

Cimarron Rose

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Texas attorney Billy Bob Holland must confront the past in order to save his illegitimate son from a murder conviction in this brilliant, fast-paced thriller from beloved New York Times bestselling

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

DoDonPachi

DoDonPachi

Platform: Arcade, Sega Saturn, PlayStation, EZweb, i-mode, PlayStation Network

Genre: Manic shooter

Publisher: JP Cave; INT Atlus

Chopper Attack

Chopper Attack

Platform: Nintendo 64

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: Midway Games

Dark Angel

Dark Angel

Platform: PC

Genre: 2D Platform game (run-and-gun), action-adventure

Publisher: Vicarious Visions

Africa Trail

Africa Trail

Platform: Mac OS, Windows

Genre: Adventure, Educational, Simulation, Sports

Publisher: The Learning Company

Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter

Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter

Platform: Arcade PlayStation Sega Saturn

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Capcom

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on September 14, 1997?

On September 14, 1997 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is September 14, 1997?

On September 14, 1997 the zodiac sign was Virgo.

Who was the US President on September 14, 1997?

On September 14, 1997 the US President was Bill Clinton (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 14, 1997?

On September 14, 1997 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on September 14, 1997?

On September 14, 1997 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on September 14, 1997?

On September 14, 1997 several famous people were born including, Nick Tangorra.

What was the number one song in September 14, 1997?

The number one song in the week of September 14, 1997 was Honey by Mariah Carey in US and Men In Black by Will Smith in UK.

What were the top hits on September 14, 1997?

The top hits on September 14, 1997 were Honey by Mariah Carey, Mo Money, Mo Problems by The Notorious B.I.G., Quit Playing Games (With My Heart) by The Backstreet Boys in US and Men In Black by Will Smith, Something About The Way You Look / Candle In The Wind by Elton John, Tubthumping by Chumbawamba in UK.


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